Blue Ocean Challenge

2014 CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge presenting companies and articles

The CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge is more than a business pitch competition. The Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge and Venture Fest is a collaboration between Blue Ocean Enterprises and Colorado State University‘s Institute for Entrepreneurship and College of Business that was created to ignite entrepreneurial spirits, attract and recognize the best new business ideas, and celebrate the Fort Collins and Colorado entrepreneurial ecosystem. The weekend’s events will bring together some of the most influential trailblazers in the industry.

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PayStand helps organizations sell or receive money without transaction costs

PayStand helps organizations sell or receive money without transaction costs

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. -- PayStand is a next-generation payment gateway that makes it simple for organizations to receive money or sell directly on their website or social networks without... Read More

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Oso Technologies makes Internet-connected products that collect data for actionable results

Oso Technologies makes Internet-connected products that collect data for actionable results

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Oso Technologies creates Internet-connected devices -- products that collect data on the physical world and transform that data into actionable information for users. Oso's... Read More

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Neumimic offers revolutionary solution for limb rehabilitation

Neumimic offers revolutionary solution for limb rehabilitation

COLORADO SPRINGS -- Neumimic is a revolutionary solution for upper-body limb rehabilitation that uses Microsoft Kinect's technology in order to provide an interactive physical therapy program. ... Read More

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Molecular Assemblies developing second-generation of DNA synthesis technology

Molecular Assemblies developing second-generation of DNA synthesis technology

SAN DIEGO,Calif. -- Founded by the team that automated and commercialized the first generation of DNA synthesis technology that enabled growth and development of the biotechnology industry in the... Read More

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MemPrint Dynamics uses new technology to double life of ultrafiltration membranes

MemPrint Dynamics uses new technology to double life of ultrafiltration membranes

BOULDER -- MemPrint Dynamics said it is on the path to commercializing a technology recently discovered by CU researchers. The technology modifies commercially produced, thin-film... Read More

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Living Ink offers greeting cards that go on greeting

Living Ink offers greeting cards that go on greeting

FORT COLLINS -- Living Ink creates inspired, environmentally friendly greeting cards that literally grow into beautiful messages when placed near sunlight. Living Ink Company LLC is a social... Read More

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GoSpotCheck app offers simple way to collect and use organization intelligence

GoSpotCheck app offers simple way to collect and use organization intelligence

DENVER -- GoSpotCheck is an enterprise software startup that helps businesses streamline data collection processes. By leveraging GoSpotCheck's easy-to-use mobile application and web... Read More

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Fargreen's closed-loop, zero-waste production model offers income for poor farmers

Fargreen's closed-loop, zero-waste production model offers income for poor farmers

FORT COLLINS -- Fargreen is a social enterprise company based in Vietnam selling high-quality, branded mushrooms in the northern Vietnamese retail market. The mushrooms are produced by rice... Read More

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