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CCIA, Colorado Energy Coalition to host ‘Energy Connections’ event in Denver on June 2

CCIA, Colorado Energy Coalition to host ‘Energy Connections’ event in Denver on June 2

DENVER -- Colorado Cleantech Industries Association(CCIA) in partnership with the Colorado Energy Coalitionwill hold a free Energy Connections presentation on June 2. Colorado has been known as a... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, CCIA, Colorado Energy Coal, Frank Prager, David Hiller, Jeff Lyng, Chris Votoupal, Travis Lowder

Fort Collins Startup Week hits the gas, accelerates NoCo entrepreneurship into global spotlight

Fort Collins Startup Week hits the gas, accelerates NoCo entrepreneurship into global spotlight

FORT COLLINS -- The second annual Fort Collins Startup Weekcharged through its first day on Tuesday, with a lively opening ceremony featuring a chamber quartet, beach balls flying through the air... Read More

By: Steve Porter Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup, Chris Snook, Brianne Snook, Eric Schurenberg, Stacey Ferreira, Curt Richardson, Kim Jordan, Dan Caruso, J.B. Holston, Nathan Schock, Wade Troxell, David Firth, Inc. Magazine, Kevin Putegnat

Hiring and retention the focus of Fort Collins Startup Week’s Talent Collision on Thursday

Hiring and retention the focus of Fort Collins Startup Week’s Talent Collision on Thursday

When employees and employers collide, who knows what might happen? The difference between a dream job (or a dream employee) and a nightmare is more than chancescience and careful matching of... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, jobZology, Talent Collision, Fort Collins Startup

Entrepreneurs: Failure will happen but try to learn from it and keep moving

Entrepreneurs: Failure will happen but try to learn from it and keep moving

FORT COLLINS -- Successful entrepreneurs are not immune to failure but find the motivation to go on and succeed because they cant let others or themselves down. That was the message of a panel... Read More

By: Steve Porter Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup, Chris Snook, Stacey Ferreira, Nathan Schock, Kevin Putegnat, Eric Schurenberg

Nexus BioEnergy aims to recycle ag operation waste into energy, fertilizer, cost savings

Nexus BioEnergy aims to recycle ag operation waste into energy, fertilizer, cost savings

SUPERIOR On a farm or dairy, the one thing that never stops is animal waste. So what can be done with it all? Some of it can be composted on-site for field fertilizer, but that is an inefficient... Read More

By: Steve Porter Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Nexus BioEnergy, Syed Reza, Lucas Loetscher, Sybil Sharvelle, CSU, anaerobic digestion

Baker launches first MJ order-ahead system

Baker launches first MJ order-ahead system

DENVER -- Baker, an order-ahead and loyalty platform for Colorados legal marijuana industry, announced it has launched publicly after a successful three-month beta run with dispensaries receiving... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Baker, Joel Milton

Ecotech: 1.2 million clean jobs available in Q1 2015, Colorado No. 4 for jobs per 100,000 residents

Ecotech: 1.2 million clean jobs available in Q1 2015, Colorado No. 4 for jobs per 100,000 residents

AURORA--Ecotech Institutes Clean Jobs Index reported more than 1 million green energy job postings across the U.S. in the first quarter of 2015, with Colorado placing No. 4 on the list of states... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Aurora, Ecotech Institute, Ecotech Institute Cl, Chris Gorrie

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

BOULDER --MBio Diagnostics Inc., a provider of rapid clinical diagnostics and sample testing, announced it closed on a $6.3 million Series B financing led by new and existing private investors. The... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, MBio Diagnostics, Chris Myatt


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Fort Collins Startup Week, May 26-31

Various Fort Collins locations

Tech Transfer

Boomtown Demo Day showcases latest startup class as Boulder Startup Week 2015 wraps up

Boomtown Demo Day showcases latest startup class as Boulder Startup Week 2015 wraps up

BOULDER -- Nine new graduates of the Boomtown Boulderstartup accelerator pitched their business models before a crowd of investors and enthusiastic supporters on Friday at a packed Boulder Theater,... Read More

By: Steve Porter Saturday May 16, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Boomtown Boulder, Boomtown Demo Day, Boulder Startup Week, Visibl, MailDeck, Benchmark Intelligen, Feedbac, Wudup, SimplyCalled, Fabriq, Audienced, Stafr

Green/Environmental

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

LONGMONT--WaterPulse Inc. announced it has developed a commercial grade capillary action mat system that cuts water use in both retail horticulture outlets and greenhouses and nurseries by up to 70... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 23, 2015 0 comments Tags: Longmont, WaterPulse, Jim Heffernan, water mat

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Longmont Startup Week, June 1-5

Various Longmont locations

Talent

Hiring and retention the focus of Fort Collins Startup Week’s Talent Collision on Thursday

Hiring and retention the focus of Fort Collins Startup Week’s Talent Collision on Thursday

When employees and employers collide, who knows what might happen? The difference between a dream job (or a dream employee) and a nightmare is more than chancescience and careful matching of... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, jobZology, Talent Collision, Fort Collins Startup

Social Innovation

Fort Collins Startup Week hits the gas, accelerates NoCo entrepreneurship into global spotlight

Fort Collins Startup Week hits the gas, accelerates NoCo entrepreneurship into global spotlight

FORT COLLINS -- The second annual Fort Collins Startup Weekcharged through its first day on Tuesday, with a lively opening ceremony featuring a chamber quartet, beach balls flying through the air... Read More

By: Steve Porter Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup, Chris Snook, Brianne Snook, Eric Schurenberg, Stacey Ferreira, Curt Richardson, Kim Jordan, Dan Caruso, J.B. Holston, Nathan Schock, Wade Troxell, David Firth, Inc. Magazine, Kevin Putegnat

Energy

CCIA, Colorado Energy Coalition to host ‘Energy Connections’ event in Denver on June 2

CCIA, Colorado Energy Coalition to host ‘Energy Connections’ event in Denver on June 2

DENVER -- Colorado Cleantech Industries Association(CCIA) in partnership with the Colorado Energy Coalitionwill hold a free Energy Connections presentation on June 2. Colorado has been known as a... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, CCIA, Colorado Energy Coal, Frank Prager, David Hiller, Jeff Lyng, Chris Votoupal, Travis Lowder

Bioscience

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

BOULDER --MBio Diagnostics Inc., a provider of rapid clinical diagnostics and sample testing, announced it closed on a $6.3 million Series B financing led by new and existing private investors. The... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, MBio Diagnostics, Chris Myatt

Aerospace

Sierra Nevada Space Systems chosen to build NASA climate satellite

Sierra Nevada Space Systems chosen to build NASA climate satellite

LOUISVILLE -- Sierra Nevada Corporations(SNC) Space Systems division in Louisville was selected by Exelis Geospatial Systems to develop and build the Radiation Budget Instrument (RBI) Azimuth... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 15, 2015 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Space , Bryan Helgesen, NASA, Exelis

Water

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

LONGMONT--WaterPulse Inc. announced it has developed a commercial grade capillary action mat system that cuts water use in both retail horticulture outlets and greenhouses and nurseries by up to 70... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 23, 2015 0 comments Tags: Longmont, WaterPulse, Jim Heffernan, water mat

INvestment

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

BOULDER --MBio Diagnostics Inc., a provider of rapid clinical diagnostics and sample testing, announced it closed on a $6.3 million Series B financing led by new and existing private investors. The... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, MBio Diagnostics, Chris Myatt

New Products

Baker launches first MJ order-ahead system

Baker launches first MJ order-ahead system

DENVER -- Baker, an order-ahead and loyalty platform for Colorados legal marijuana industry, announced it has launched publicly after a successful three-month beta run with dispensaries receiving... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Baker, Joel Milton

Robotics

Sphero launches new Darkside robot toy

Sphero launches new Darkside robot toy

BOULDER-- Sphero, a leader in connected toys, announced Darkside, the companys newest app-enabled robot, is now available online and in retail stores including Amazon.com, Brookstone and at... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 22, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Sphero, Darkside, Ollie, Rob Maigret

Digital Health

New digital health campus planned for Denver's River North area to be called Catalyst, tenants revealed

New digital health campus planned for Denver's River North area to be called Catalyst, tenants revealed

DENVER -- A planned new digital health campus in north Denver will be called Catalyst, with two tenant companies announced. Health technology entrepreneur Mike Bisellisaid the name is appropriate... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 8, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Mike Biselli, Telespine, Premier Manufacturin, Edmond Johnson, Mark Barnes, Koelbel and Company, Digital Health Summi

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