CCIA’s Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration is today at History Colorado Center in DT Denver

Monday November 2, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Colorado Cleantech I, CCIA, Christine Shapard, Nancy Pfund, Andrew Coors, Bart Van Zeghbroeck, Brandon Williams


DENVER -- The sixth annual Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration, hosted by the Colorado Cleantech Industries Association,  will be held today at the History Colorado Center, 1200 Broadway.CCIA_Awards_logoUSE

The event is set for 5-8 p.m. with Nancy Pfund, DBL Partners managing partner, as the keynote speaker.

The annual awards honor leadership in advancing cleantech job creation, corporate growth, individual effort and innovation, CCIA said.

Company finalists were selected on their ability to impact the marketplace with innovative clean technologies and successful fundraising efforts.

Individuals were chosen for their commitment to expanding the state’s cleantech ecosystem and their devotion to the growth of their respective organizations, CCIA said.

“The 2015 finalists represent another outstanding group of Colorado’s cleantech leaders,” said Christine Shapard, CCIA’s executive director.

“The drive and dedication these finalists have in building the state’s cleantech footprint is remarkable.”

Award finalists are:

High Impact Cleantech Company

  • Ascent Solar
  • Lightning Hybrids
  • Terralux

Breakout Cleantech Company

  • Ampt
  • Waste to Energy Partners

Emerging Cleantech Company

  • BASIC 3C
  • Wunder Capital

Cleantech Entrepreneur of the Year

  • Andrew Coors, Steelhead Composites
  • Bart Van Zeghbroeck, BASIC 3C
  • Brandon Williams, Iron Edison

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