Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Peak Ventures Invests $500K In Tute Genomics

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Peak Ventures, the early stage investment firm founded by Jeff Burningham, Jeff Danley and Jamie Dunn, said Tuesday that it invested $500,000 in Tute Genomics, the cloud-based genome analysis software developer which announced a funding on December ...

 
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DISH Integrates With Netflix

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

If you can't beat 'em, join em--at least, that looks like the thought behind the latest move by Englewood, Colorado-based satellite TV provider

 
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Foundry Group Backs Mattermark

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Mattermark, a Silicon Valley startup which develops an online service to track private company deals, has raised $6.5M in a Series A funding round from Foundry Group. Foundry's Brad Feld join's Mattermark's board with the funding. Mattermark's other ...

 
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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

MoviePass, AMC To Launch Subscription Movie Pilot In Denver

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Denver is set to become one of the pilot markets for a new, subscription-based movie theater program being run by AMC Theaters and MoviePass. According to the two, they will charge $45.00 a month for the service, which will let subscribers view up ...

 
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Spatial Names Sales VP

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Broomfield, Colorado-based 3D software developer Spatial Corp., which is owned by Dassault Systemes, said today that it has named Jay Millar as the company's new Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Millar was most recently at Hewlett Packard, and ...

 
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Monday, December 15, 2014

InsideSales.com Taps Salesforce Vet As Exec

Monday, December 15, 2014

Provo, Utah-based InsideSales.com has scored a new, high profile hire for the cloud-based sales software company, and has tapped Jim Steele, the former Chief Customer Officer at Salesforce, as its new President of Worldwide Sales and Chief Customer ...

 
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ProGearX Launches New GoPro Accessories, Mounts

Monday, December 15, 2014

Park City, Utah-based ProGearX, which makes GoPro mounting accessories, has rolled out a new line of products for the popular action sports camera, the company said Monday. The company said it has launched a new line of accessories, including ...

 
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Tendril Raises $20M From SunPower

Monday, December 15, 2014

Boulder-based Tendril, the developer of software for monitoring and understanding energy usage, has raised $20M in a funding round from solar power installer Sunpower, as part of a strategic alliance. According to the two, SunPower will license ...

 
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Thursday, December 11, 2014

TapInfluence Ties Into Fitness, Health Network

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Boulder-based Tapfluence, the developer of online marketing software focused on "influencers", has inked a partnership with the operator of a network of thousands of health, wellness, sports and nutrition blogs. According to TapInfluence, it has ...

 
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CellTrust Connects With $10.5M

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Scottsdale, Arizona-based CellTrust, a provider of secure voice and SMS software and technology, said today that it has raised $10.5M in a Series A funding round. The funding came from Kayne Partners. According to CellTrust,t he funding goes towards ...

 
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Techstars Launches New Program In Detroit

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Boulder-based accelerator operator Techstars is taking its brand and expertise in startup acceleration to a new market again this morning, saying it has opened up a new accelerator in Motor City--Detroit. Techstars said its new Techstars Mobility ...

 
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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Boulder Company Auctioning Off Naming Mars Crater On EBay

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Do you want your own piece of space immortality? You can buy that on eBay--if you bid on an auction offering up the rights to name your own crater on Mars--powered by Boulder company Uwingu. The auction was launched last Friday, and closes next ...

 
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BidSync Acquired By Periscope Holdings

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

American Fork, Utah-based BidSync, a developer of cloud-based software for procurement and bidding in the public sector, has been acquired by Periscope Holdings, the companies announced this morning. Financial details of the buy were not disclosed. ...

 
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Wayin Names New Sales VP

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Denver-based WayIn, a provider of social marketing software, said Tuesday that it has named Mike Rosol as the company's new Vice President of Sales. Rosol comes from Wayin competitor Spredfast, where he was in charge of strategic accounts. Rosol ...

 
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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

MapQuest Gets Behind 'Wild' With Map

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Denver-based MapQuest is getting behind the promotion of the new film "Wild", which features Reese Witherspoon in an adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's memoir of the same name, with a "Wild" inspired tour and map. MapQuest released its map of locations ...

 
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New Map Shows Colorado's Rich Startup Ecosystem

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Want a cool map of the local high tech startups in Colorado? A new map (embed below) shows the rich diversity of startup companies in Colorado, across the Front Range. The map was created by Trackvia.


 
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Techstars Launches New Corporate Program, Techstars++

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Boulder-based startup accelerator operator Techstars is deepening its ties with corporate partners, saying this morning that it has launched a new program called Techstars++. The program will let companies from across Techstars work with corporate ...

 
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JDA Software Launches Incubator

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Scottsdale, Arizona-based enterprise software developer JDA Software said this morning that it has created a new, incubator called JDA Labs. According to the company, the new research and development group will be based in Montreal, to help the ...

 
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Grotech Backs DB Networks

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Grotech Ventures, one of the region's more active venture capital investors, is the lead investor in a developer of network security software. DB Networks, which is based in San Diego, California, said Grotech Ventures led a $17M funding round for ...

 
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Monday, December 8, 2014

SuiteHop Books $1M In Funding For Luxury Box Marketplace

Monday, December 8, 2014

Wish you could book one of those impossible-to-get luxury boxes at an upcoming sporting or entertainment event? A new, Denver startup--SuiteHop says it has the ticket for you, with a website which lets you book luxury suites at more than 550 events ...

 
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GoDaddy Launches Naming Contest For Super Bowl Commercial Puppy

Monday, December 8, 2014

Scottsdale, Arizona-based GoDaddy is kicking off promotional efforts for its Super Bowl commercial in February, saying today that it has launched a new contest to name the star of its newest commercial campaign--a fuzzy Golden Retriever puppy. The ...

 
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Foundry Backs Spare5, Feld Joins Board

Monday, December 8, 2014

Boulder-based venture investor Foundry Group has put its money behind a developer of a mobile app, which allows experts in certain areas to get paid on their spare time, for tagging photos and cleaning up data. Seattle-based Spare5 said this morning ...

 
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Friday, December 5, 2014

SpotXchange Has Big Hiring Plans, Trumpets Revenue Growth

Friday, December 5, 2014

Denver-based video advertising exchange operator SpotXchange said this week that it saw "explosive" growth in 2014, with its net revenue growing 136 percent for the first three quarters of 2014. The company said that, in particular, the company's ...

 
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Tute Genomics Gets $2.3M For Personalized Medicine

Friday, December 5, 2014

Provo, Utah-based Tute Genomics said Thursday that it has raised $2.3M in a Series A1 funding, which was led by Eurovesttech, a UK-based investment company. Peak Ventures and angels also participated in the funding. Tute Genomics, which is led by ...

 
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Redfin Expands Online Real Estate Into Colorado Springs

Friday, December 5, 2014

Internet-savvy online real estate brokerage Redfin said today that it is expanding its services into Colorado Springs, adding a third high tech market to its coverage area. The company, which offers up home buying and selling services via the ...

 
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Thursday, December 4, 2014

AFS Technologies Acquires The POP Company

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Phoenix-based AFS Technologies>, a developer of supply chain software for the food, beverage, CPG, and other industries, said late Wednesday that it has acquired The POP Company, a provider of cloud-based sales force automation and retail execution ...

 
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Zayo Buys Kansas Network Operator

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Boulder-based Zayo Group is continuing to build out its fiber infrastructure through acquisition deals, saying this morning that it has acquired the carrier and enterprise segment--and network--of Kansas-based IdeaTek Systems. Financial terms of the ...

 
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Wednesday, December 3, 2014

BeyondTrust Names New Alliances VP

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Phoenix-based cybersecurity software developer BeyondTrust said this morning that it has named a new VP, hiring Kevin Gallagher as its new Vice President of Strategic Alliances. Gallagher was most recently at Brinqa, and also has served at Sun ...

 
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Zayo Group Expands In Indianapolis

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Boulder-based Zayo Group said today that it has expanded its network of small cell sites in Indianapolis, with plans to deploy more than 100 sites in the state. Other details on the sites were not announced, however, Zayo said the new small cell ...

 
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TeamSnap Buys HomeTeam

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Boulder-based TeamSnap said this morning that it has acquired HomeTeam, a mobile app used to organize team rosters, schedules and contacts, which was owned by Crescent Computing. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. HomeTeam is the fourth ...

 
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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

FATHOM Gets Private Equity Funding

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Phoenix-based FATHOM, which develops cloud-based, data and customer services software for water utilities, said this morning that it has scored a funding round from private equity investors Silver Lake Kraftwerk and XPV Capital Corporation. Size of ...

 
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ClientSuccess Finds $1M In Funding

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Lehi, Utah-based ClientSuccess, which develops software-as-a-service used to manage the customer lifecycle, said this morning that it has raised $1M in a seed funding round. The seed funding came from Peak Ventures, along with Plus550, Techstars ...

 
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IO Plans Split Into Two Companies

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Phoenix-based IO, the data center operator and data center technology developer, said today that it is planning to split those two businesses into separate companies. According to IO, it will split into IO, focused on colocation and cloud services, ...

 
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SendGrid Gets $20M More

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Boulder-based SendGrid said this morning that it has raised $20M more in a Series C, venture funding round, for the company's email delivery software and platform. According to SendGrid, the funding came from Bain Capital Ventures, along with prior ...

 
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Monday, December 1, 2014

Zenefits Takes On Utah Over Free Software, Insurance Disruption

Monday, December 1, 2014

The State of Utah--which mostly has a reputation of being friendly to high tech startups--is opposing a move into the state by startup Zenefits, according to the startup. Zenefits, which offers up free human resources software to companies, in ...

 
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