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Quantum Metric raises $200M to help enterprises build better digital products faster 

Quantum Metric raises $200M to help enterprises build better digital products faster 

COLORADO SPRINGS -- Quantum Metric today announced $200 million in Series B financing led by Insight Partners at a valuation exceeding $1 billion, securing its place as one of the first tech... Read More

Friday January 8, 2021 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs, Quantum Metric, Mario Ciabarra

Amp Robotics raises $55M in Series B funding round

Amp Robotics raises $55M in Series B funding round

DENVER -- AMP Robotics Corp. announced it raised $55 million in corporate equity in a Series B financing led by XN with participation from new investors Valor Equity Partners and GV as well as... Read More

Monday January 4, 2021 0 comments Tags: Denver, AMP Robotics, Matanya Horowitz

SomaLogic adds $81M to Series A totaling $214M

SomaLogic adds $81M to Series A totaling $214M

BOULDER -- SomaLogic, Inc. t oday announced it added $81M to its current funding round with investments from a number of additional investors, for a total Series A raise of $214M. The funds... Read More

Tuesday December 22, 2020 0 comments Tags: Boulder, SomaLogic, Roy Smythe

Rockies Venture Club invests in 25 startups in '20

Rockies Venture Club invests in 25 startups in '20

DENVER -- The longest actively running angel investment group in the U.S., Rockies Venture Club (RVC), closed 2020 with 25 early-stage company investments. The 2020 investments are on track... Read More

Friday December 18, 2020 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club

Colorado’s life sciences raise $1.2B in 2020

Colorado’s life sciences raise $1.2B in 2020

DENVER -- Colorado BioScience Association today announced the fourth year Colorado’s life sciences community has raised more than $1 billion in funding. Life sciences companies,... Read More

Wednesday December 16, 2020 0 comments Tags: Denver, CBSA, Jennifer Jones Paton, Emily Roberts

CSU team receives $1M grant to develop noninvasive biomedical imaging technologies

CSU team receives $1M grant to develop noninvasive biomedical imaging technologies

FORT COLLINS -- Since the early days of his career, Colorado State University Professor Randy Bartels of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has been developing... Read More

Tuesday December 8, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Randy Bartels, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Wells Fargo invests additional $20M to extend IN2 Incubator through 2024

Wells Fargo invests additional $20M to extend IN2 Incubator through 2024

DENVER -- Now in its seventh year, the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN 2 ) has amassed $383 million in total investment money, seen seven mergers, and helped create 402 clean energy jobs. ... Read More

Wednesday December 2, 2020 0 comments

SomaLogic closes $121M Series A financing led by Casdin Capital

SomaLogic closes $121M Series A financing led by Casdin Capital

BOULDER -- SomaLogic, Inc. , a global leader in proteomic discovery and applications transforming biomedical discovery and clinical diagnostics, announced it has successfully closed an Initial... Read More

Monday November 30, 2020 0 comments Tags: Boulder, SomaLogic, Casdin Capital, Eli Casdin, Roy Smythe


Investing blogs

EnerCom and Colorado School of Mines to host energy tech investor conference Feb. 10-11

EnerCom and Colorado School of Mines to host energy tech investor conference Feb. 10-11

DENVER -- EnerCom, Inc. , a nationally recognized management consultancy, andColorado School of Mines announced they will host the first annual The Energy Venture Investment Summit presented... Read More

Tuesday December 29, 2020 0 comments Tags: Denver, EnerCom, Colorado School of Mines, Aaron Vandeford

Partnership boosts angel investment in Denver South community

Partnership boosts angel investment in Denver South community

ENGLEWOOD -- Rockies Venture Club (RVC) was recently awarded $470,000 by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) to establish new angel investing communities... Read More

Thursday March 5, 2020 0 comments Tags: Englewood, Rockies Venture Club, Eric Byington, Denver South EDP

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