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EcoGen Laboratories announces closing of $40M financing to expand biz

EcoGen Laboratories announces closing of $40M financing to expand biz

GRAND JUNCTION -- EcoGen Laboratories (EcoGen), a leading vertically-integrated manufacturer and supplier of hemp-derived specialty ingredients, proprietary formulations, and private-label finished... Read More

Tuesday January 28, 2020 0 comments Tags: Grand Junction, EcoGen Labs, Alexis Korybut, Joseph Nunez

Rebound Technologies closes $5M Series A financing for cooling tech

Rebound Technologies closes $5M Series A financing for cooling tech

DENVER -- Rebound Technologies announced the closing of a $5 million Series A financing with lead investors Clean Energy Ventures and Skyview Ventures and participation from Autodesk Foundation, the... Read More

Thursday January 16, 2020 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rebound Technologies, Kevin Davis

Cerebral Therapeutics completes $35M Series B financing round

Cerebral Therapeutics completes $35M Series B financing round

AURORA -- Cerebral Therapeutics , a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing innovative treatments for uncontrolled neurological diseases, today announced a$35 millionSeries B financing led... Read More

Tuesday January 7, 2020 0 comments Tags: Aurora, Cerebral Therapeutics, Dan Abrams

RVC: Colorado bucks national trend in angel investor funding

RVC: Colorado bucks national trend in angel investor funding

DENVER -- Colorado is defying national trends in startup funding with more Colorado startups raising capital through angel investors, according to Rockies Venture Club (RVC). On a national... Read More

Thursday December 19, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, Peter Adams

Colorado life sciences companies raise $750M in 2019, Pfizer acquisition of Array BioPharma brings total to $12.1B

Colorado life sciences companies raise $750M in 2019, Pfizer acquisition of Array BioPharma brings total to $12.1B

DENVER -- Colorados life sciences ecosystem raised $750 million in 2019, with funds from federal and state grants, successful financing rounds and acquisitions. The record-breaking acquisition of... Read More

Wednesday December 18, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, Colorado BioScience Association, Jennifer Jones Paton, Array BioPharma, Clovis Oncology, Inscripta, Emily Roberts

ArcherDX closes $55M Series C financing round

ArcherDX closes $55M Series C financing round

BOULDER -- ArcherDX, Inc. , a molecular diagnostics company dedicated to developing breakthrough solutions that advance the application of personalized genomic medicine, announced the close of a$55... Read More

Tuesday December 17, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, ArcherDx, Jason Myers, STRATAFIDE

Inscripta raises $125M in Series D financing to accelerate commercialization of digital genome engineering platform

Inscripta raises $125M in Series D financing to accelerate commercialization of digital genome engineering platform

BOULDER -- Inscripta, Inc . announced it raised $125 million in a Series D financing with support from existing investors and new investors JS Capital Management LLC and Oak HC/FT. Paladin... Read More

Wednesday December 11, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Inscripta, Paul Conley, Kevin Ness

FoodMaven closes $15.3M Series B funding round

FoodMaven closes $15.3M Series B funding round

DENVER -- FoodMaven announced it closed a Series B financing that totaled $15.3M to support the companys growth and expansion. Funds came from the companys Series A investor and Tao Capital.... Read More

Tuesday December 10, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, FoodMaven, Ben Deda


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RVC: Colorado bucks national trend in angel investor funding

RVC: Colorado bucks national trend in angel investor funding

DENVER -- Colorado is defying national trends in startup funding with more Colorado startups raising capital through angel investors, according to Rockies Venture Club (RVC). On a national... Read More

Thursday December 19, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, Peter Adams

Rockies Venture Club awarded $470K in state funds to expand angel investors in Colorado

Rockies Venture Club awarded $470K in state funds to expand angel investors in Colorado

DENVER -- The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) announced grantees for 2019 Collaborative Infrastructure Grantswith a total of $1.12 million approvedby the... Read More

Thursday September 5, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, RVC , Rockies Venture Club, Peter Adams, OEDIT, Shelly Curtiss, CCIA, Advanced Industries

RVC to hold 8th HyperAccelerator in July; deadline to apply is June 1

RVC to hold 8th HyperAccelerator in July; deadline to apply is June 1

DENVER -- Rockies Venture Club will hold its 8 th HyperAccelerator Program in July for companies seeking to become venture/angel capital ready. The application window closes June 1 for... Read More

Thursday April 25, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, RVC Hyperaccelerator

Foundry Group leads $7.8M financing round for Boundless Immigration

Foundry Group leads $7.8M financing round for Boundless Immigration

SEATTLE -- Boundless Immigration , a Seattle-based technology firm that helps immigrants navigate the green card and citizenship processes, announced it raised $7.8 million in a Series A... Read More

Friday March 29, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Foundry Group, Brad Feld

RVC to host Dec. 11 impact investing event in Denver

RVC to host Dec. 11 impact investing event in Denver

DENVER -- Rockies Venture Club will hold Impact Investing 2018 on Dec. 11, part of RVCs Signature investing series. The event will be held at the Denver Metro SBDC, 1445 Market St., fifth... Read More

Tuesday December 4, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club

Innosphere adopts pledge program to help inspire corporate philanthropy

Innosphere adopts pledge program to help inspire corporate philanthropy

FORT COLLINS -- Innosphere, Colorados leading incubator for science and technology-based startup and scaleup companies, announced a partnership with the Community Foundation of Northern... Read More

Monday October 22, 2018 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Innosphere, Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, Pledge 1% Colorado, Matt Zwiebel, Scott Sampl, Ray Caraway, Ella Fahrlander

Angel investors should focus on IRR vs. ROI multiples

Angel investors should focus on IRR vs. ROI multiples

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club In a panel on angel return data at the Angel Capital Association Summit recently the speaker went back and forth between... Read More

By: Peter Adams Friday May 25, 2018 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club, angel investing

Brewing Investors Guild launched for 'crowd' investing in craft brewing

Brewing Investors Guild launched for 'crowd' investing in craft brewing

DENVER -- The Brewing Investors Guild LLC is a new for-profit association whose members will act collectively as a crowd to provide financial sponsorship, perform non-monetary support and... Read More

Tuesday May 15, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, Brewing Investor Guild, Karl Dakin, Invest Local Colorado