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We picture a world where all children have access to an abundance of books that celebrate their languages and cultures.
We create picture book abundance by employing the convenience of digital technology and the power of community-based funding to put books in every home.
Our Business Model Unites the Community
We are a social enterprise company that brings private-sector cause marketing together with public and civic organization’s efforts to eliminate illiteracy at a community, state, national and global scale. Our innovative pricing and publishing models create new roles for corporations, cultural institutions and civic groups to play in solving this significant social issue.
P2Binvestor is the first and only social funding platform for receivables-backed lines of credit. We provide small businesses with necessary working capital by crowdfunding their receivables to investors on our website. P2Binvestor is disrupting the 136 billion dollar receivables finance market. Our platform is making it easier and more efficient for small businesses to get the working capital they need to grow.
InnovatioNews is a publishing company focused on telling stories of innovation in Colorado. We publish an online news website that is updated daily with digest newsletters published daily and weekly.
EHarmony / Match.Com for Employers
Career Life Planning
Employee engagement and retention tools
Dregalla Medical Technologies LLC
The medical technology industry promises to make advancements which will improve human life, and high-impact companies, capable of delivering solutions to previously unmet medical needs, offer significant potential for profit to shareholders. The founders of Dregalla Medical Technologies, LLC have identified a chronic problem in the wound healing field and have engineered a solution to improve both clinical outcomes and patient quality of life following injury by blocking scar tissue formation.
A social funding and collaboration platform designed to exchange resources to support ideas and impact community.
Your Local Connection (YLC) works with manufacturing companies to understand the total cost of their manufacturing operations and sourcing locations (capturing all incidental costs such as freight, tariffs and regulatory compliance). Then YLC looks at alternative manufacturing locations and suppliers closer to customer markets to reduce lead time, operational and inventory costs. YLC also works with start ups to scale manufacturing efforts from beginning phases to world-class, enterprise scale operations.
BAUS Tech is a drone service providing company. Our fleet of aerial drones can offer a birds-eye-view advantage that can help customers and businesses alike. We currently specialize in aerial photography but we are researching a number of other custom applications including: agriculture, real-estate, mapping, search&rescue, inspection, and delivery.
CDP Innovation’s product, SnapSurance is a home inventory system that uses a cloud-based interface system with smart phone/smart device app capabilities. SnapSurance uses UPC codes of home products and the camera system of smart devises to scan the UPC and then SnapSurance categorizes, catalogs, and stores information about insured items. The information is securely stored in the cloud where it is accessible anywhere there is internet service. This creates a highly accurate record of belongings that can be used at any time and can be directly linked to an insurance company’s database.
The Silver Seed is the newest addition to the rapidly evolving food truck dining scene in Fort Collins. Coming May 2014, The Silver Seed stands apart with its strong connection to local farms and CSAs in the Northern Colorado area, supporting intense focus on providing healthy and delicious nourishment to our community. Owners, Taylor Smith and Melanie Boyna, have a combined 14 years of experience in the service industry giving this duo an edge in understanding the in’s and out’s of both back-of-house and front-of-house operations.
The app formally known as Beacon helps your business find the best place to call home by producing a single score based on a comprehensive evaluation of factors and public data.
GCA was a finalist from the Go Code Colorado challenge weekend in Fort Collins.
Next Generation Systems (NGS) is a start-up company that is developing a product that gives parents and teachers better ways to teach English grammar. It’s called WordParts and will soon be available for home and school use. The cornerstone of our solution is the use of 3-D shapes to represent parts of speech. This uniqueness is found in our physical kits and software APPs that provide a complete toolkit for the teaching of English grammar.
We help cloud computing companies increase customer loyalty and business performance.
The Scoop Blog Network is developing hyper-local niche blog content to help residents discover lifestyle aspects of Fort Collins.
Living Ink Technologies has developed a patent pending living ink process using algae to create a more unique and sustainable world. The living ink has many applications, but the initial product is a time-lapse greeting card where the ink forms by harnessing carbon dioxide and sunlight.
Fort Collins Startup Week is a celebration of everything entrepreneurial in Northern Colorado from leading edge tech to social innovation, maker labs to music, tasty hops to leaps in bioscience, and some of the coolest and quirkiest main street establishments anywhere in the country. Fort Collins has a rich 150 year history grounded by innovation and inspired by entrepreneurial successes. This week will celebrate that rich history and the exciting future that NoCo will play a critical role in leading the world into in the years to come. The event will crescendo with the inaugural Blue Ocean Enterprise Challenge which is the world's largest prize ($250k) business pitch competition! The event is intended to unite the entrepreneurial community across the Front Range of Colorado and will celebrate the great companies, people, innovation and ideas happening in our city and state. Enjoy several tracks including - Capital Access, Design & Creation, Talent, Entrepreneurship, Social Innovation, & Public Policy. Events include sessions, presentations, panels, workshops, happy hours, social events, job fairs, bike races, phenomenal beer, music, and much more.
BillTrack50 tracks legislation from all 50 states and Congress. Searching is free and unlimited. Tracking services are available to our subscribers
College Pedi Cabs is a sustainable tourism company that is designed to help colleges sell their most under utilized asset, the city they are located. Many colleges lack the resources to show potential students the city around the campus and help them understand how the University and the city help each other. These students get the opportunity to experience the city culture first hand and get to see where all of the popular destinations are in town. College Pedi Cabs use start of the art cabs that place students and their families in front of the driver instead of having them behind the driver. This gives them the benefit of being able to see 360 degrees and have our drivers be able to communicate with them easier. The cabs are also equipped with electric assist engines that allow the bikes to travel quickly and put less strain on the driver. The engines also capture the kinetic energy of the biker while they are pedaling creating for energy for the bike.. This 100% electric engine is the first of its kind to be place on a pedi cab.
Lucan Technologies is focused on developing hardware and software products. Lucan Technologies is developing its patent pending touch screen computers that improve the PC user experience.
Fargreen is a social enterprise selling socially responsible, eco-friendly, high quality mushrooms produced by rural farmers in Vietnam. Fargreen exists with the mission of using entrepreneurship as the tool to solve social and environmental problems.
InteliVideo provide an eCommerce payment platform for digital assets. We help people who have educational content. We make sure the proper parties are paid that the video is protected and distributed to customers.