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Cyber Insecurity: An eBook by Editor Steve Porter

Cyber Insecurity: An eBook by Editor Steve Porter

The battle to protect data rages on as hackers find new ways to steal data and disrupt businesses and lives. In this InnovatioNews exclusive, editor Steve Porter explores the issues, threats and... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: cyber security, Hackers, data breach, cyber crime

Denver-based social network MassRoots earns first-ever IPO for MJ biz

Denver-based social network MassRoots earns first-ever IPO for MJ biz

DENVER --MassRoots, a social network platform for cannabis users, has secured the first initial public offering for any company with ties to the marijuana industry. Based in Denver, the... Read More

By: Phil Lindeman Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, MassRoots, marijuana, social network, Stewart Fortier, Isaac Dietrich

MoneyTree Report: Venture capital investment in Colorado rose significantly in '14

MoneyTree Report: Venture capital investment in Colorado rose significantly in '14

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Venture capital investment in Colorado nearly doubled from 2013 to 2014, according to a recently released MoneyTree report from Pricewaterhouse Coopers. The report said while... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: MoneyTree Report, venture capital, TerraLux, , Red Rock Biofuels, Tendril Networks, ViroCyt, Bhakti Chai, BiOptix, Woot Math, Pricewaterhouse Coop

Apple and CableLabs leaders to address CSU's 'FutureVisions 2020 Symposium' April 24

Apple and CableLabs leaders to address CSU's 'FutureVisions 2020 Symposium' April 24

FORT COLLINS -- Apple VP Tara Bunch and CableLabs CEO Phil McKinney will deliver keynotes at Colorado State Universitys FutureVisions 2020 Symposiumon April 24. McKinney will present Next... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, FutureVisions 2020 , Phil McKinney, Tara Bunch

Cherwell Software adds Andrew White to leadership team

Cherwell Software adds Andrew White to leadership team

COLORADO SPRINGS --Cherwell Software announced Andrew White has joined the company as its new VP and GM, EMEA. Whitepreviously held leadership positions at EasyVista and Numara Software (acquired... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs, Cherwell Software, Andrew White, Craig Harper, EMEA

Sierra Nevada signs agreement with German Aerospace Center to advance Dream Chaser

Sierra Nevada signs agreement with German Aerospace Center to advance Dream Chaser

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporations Louisville-based Space Systems and the German Aerospace Center (DLR) announced the signing of a new Dream Chaser program cooperation agreement during the... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday April 17, 2015 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Space , Mark Sirangelo

Stuff'n Mallows to shoot for Guinness World Record for s'mores on Saturday

Stuff'n Mallows to shoot for Guinness World Record for s'mores on Saturday

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado State University alums who revolutionized campfire snacks with their chocolate-chip-stuffed marshmallows are hoping to set a world record Saturday for the most people making... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday April 17, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Stuff'n Mallows, CSU College of Busin, Institute of Entrepr, Venture Accelerator, Paul Jenkins, Tyler Krenzelok, James Schrack

Altitude Digital closes on $30M funding from FastPay

Altitude Digital closes on $30M funding from FastPay

DENVER -- Altitude Digital,the largest independent video supply-side platform (SSP), announced it closed on its largest funding to date with $30 million from FastPay, a leading provider of liquidity... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday April 17, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Altitude Digital, Jeremy Ostermiller, Jed Simon, FastPay, ARENA Supply Side Pl


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29th NBIA International Conference on Business Incubation, April 26-29

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, 1550 Ct. Place

Tech Transfer

QB Labs takes top prize in $50K Monfort Entrepreneurial Challenge

QB Labs takes top prize in $50K Monfort Entrepreneurial Challenge

GREELEY -- Parker-based QB Labs claimed the top prize of $25,000 in the Sixth Annual University of Northern Colorado Monfort College of Business Entrepreneurial Challenge in Denver on Sunday. QB Labs... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday April 13, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, , 6th annual UNC Monfo, Greeley, David Thomas, QB Labs, Change Composites, Gamecentrics, Jennifer Maskrey, Sahan Jayasumana, Nate Saam, LUCAN Technologies, VisePower.com

CSU Ventures, CSURF hold open house to showcase Research Blvd. offices

CSU Ventures, CSURF hold open house to showcase Research Blvd. offices

FORT COLLINS -- CSU Ventures and CSURF on Wednesday welcomed visitors to an open house for their new offices at 2537 Research Blvd. just south of the Colorado State University campus. CSU Ventures,... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 9, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU Ventures, CSURF, Todd Headley

Green/Environmental

Terralux brings simple, affordable LED tech to commercial properties

Terralux brings simple, affordable LED tech to commercial properties

By Phil Lindeman InnovatioNews LONGMONT -- For Terralux, LED bulbs and fixtures and just about everything else are coming into vogue at the exact right moment. The Longmont-based... Read More

By: Phil Lindeman Thursday March 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Anthony Catalano, EnerTech Capital, LED, Longmont, Neil Cannon, NREL, TerraLUX

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Colorado Creative Industries Summit, April 23-24

Lincoln Center, 415 Magnolia St., Fort Collins

Talent

Software enables thriving customer relationships

Software enables thriving customer relationships

There are three things small business owners need from a software solution to maximize engagement with customers: Automation, personalization and integration. Automation Automation ensures that you... Read More

By: Andrea Lotz Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: Andrea Lotz, AllProWebTools

Social Innovation

Denver-based social network MassRoots earns first-ever IPO for MJ biz

Denver-based social network MassRoots earns first-ever IPO for MJ biz

DENVER --MassRoots, a social network platform for cannabis users, has secured the first initial public offering for any company with ties to the marijuana industry. Based in Denver, the... Read More

By: Phil Lindeman Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, MassRoots, marijuana, social network, Stewart Fortier, Isaac Dietrich

Energy

Colorado Cleantech Industries Association taking applications for Spring EFI program

Colorado Cleantech Industries Association taking applications for Spring EFI program

GOLDEN -- Colorado Cleantechs Energy Fellows Institute is now accepting applications from executives and entrepreneurs interested in taking part in its Spring 2015 program. During a one-week spring... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday April 15, 2015 0 comments Tags: Golden, Colorado Cleantech I, Energy Fellows Insti, Mary Austin

Bioscience

Strand Life Sciences opens U.S. cancer operations center in Aurora

Strand Life Sciences opens U.S. cancer operations center in Aurora

AURORA -- Strand Life Sciences, a global genomic profiling company based in India that uses next-generation sequencing to empower cancer care, today announced it opened its U.S. operations center in... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 16, 2015 0 comments Tags: Aurora, Strand Life Sciences, StrandAdvantage, Scott Storrer, Bioscience Park Cent, genomic profiling

Aerospace

Sierra Nevada signs agreement with German Aerospace Center to advance Dream Chaser

Sierra Nevada signs agreement with German Aerospace Center to advance Dream Chaser

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporations Louisville-based Space Systems and the German Aerospace Center (DLR) announced the signing of a new Dream Chaser program cooperation agreement during the... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday April 17, 2015 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Space , Mark Sirangelo

Water

In-Situ donates groundwater monitoring equipment to Sierra Leone for Ebola care facilities

In-Situ donates groundwater monitoring equipment to Sierra Leone for Ebola care facilities

FORT COLLINS -- In-Situ Inc. announced it donated 11 groundwater level dip tapes to The Ministry of Water Resources in Sierra Leone to monitor levels at wells and boreholes near Ebola care... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday April 17, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, In-Situ, water monitoring, Ebola

INvestment

MoneyTree Report: Venture capital investment in Colorado rose significantly in '14

MoneyTree Report: Venture capital investment in Colorado rose significantly in '14

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Venture capital investment in Colorado nearly doubled from 2013 to 2014, according to a recently released MoneyTree report from Pricewaterhouse Coopers. The report said while... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday April 20, 2015 0 comments Tags: MoneyTree Report, venture capital, TerraLux, , Red Rock Biofuels, Tendril Networks, ViroCyt, Bhakti Chai, BiOptix, Woot Math, Pricewaterhouse Coop

New Products

Swiftpage announces Act! Pro v17.1 now available in AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps

Swiftpage announces Act! Pro v17.1 now available in AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps

DENVER -- Swiftpage, the maker of Act!, and a leading provider of software and services that help small businesses grow, announced Act! Pro v17.1 is now available in AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday April 15, 2015 0 comments Tags: Swiftpage, H. John Oeschsle, Dave McCann, Act! Pro v17.1, Denver

Robotics

Gamma 2 Robotics gets $3.5M infusion from Foxlink Group electronics maker

Gamma 2 Robotics gets $3.5M infusion from Foxlink Group electronics maker

DENVER --Gamma 2 Robotics, developers of the worlds first commercially available security robot, announced it has closed on a $3.5 million Series A financing led by Foxlink Group, a Taiwan-based... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday April 13, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Gamma 2 Robotics, Foxlink Group, Gary Graham, Rodney Chiu

Digital Health

RxRevu helps consumers save money and make more informed choices on prescription drugs

RxRevu helps consumers save money and make more informed choices on prescription drugs

DENVER - Everyone who takes medications can relate to the high cost of prescription drugs. Drugs are prescribed every day with impossible-to-pronounce names and ingredients that can boggle the mind... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday April 6, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Carm Huntress, Dr. Kevin O'Brien, Galvanize, gDemo Day, RxRevu

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