Author Archives: Alicia Wallace

About Alicia Wallace

Alicia Wallace is the business reporter for the Boulder Daily Camera.

Boulder’s Accuer, Evver and Kapta Systems to pitch at Colorado Capital Conference

Three Boulder companies were selected to make presentations to investors at next month’s 25th annual Colorado Capital Conference in Denver, officials announced Tuesday. The event takes place Nov. 6 and 7 in Denver and Golden, respectively, and includes a keynote … Continue reading

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TechStars Boulder to stream Demo Day presentations this afternoon

Participants of TechStars Boulder’s summer startup accelerator program will present their companies to investors and entrepreneurs today as part of the program’s Demo Day. TechStars will have a live stream of the presentations. To view the live stream, which starts … Continue reading

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Boulder-based Kapost raises $5.6 million, plans to hire 40 people in 18 months

TechStars alumnus Kapost settled in a pretty nice niche when it pivoted from offering a software to assist publishers in managing content and workflow to offering a content marketing platform for large brands that have gravitated toward more online publishing. … Continue reading

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Boulder’s FlixMaster launches interactive video for iPhone, Android

Boulder startup FlixMaster launched out of the 2011 TechStars program aiming to bring its drag-and-drop interactive video editor to one-person shops and large-scale enterprise customers. On Wednesday, roughly six months after raising $1.1 million and working with the likes of … Continue reading

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Boulder-based TeamSnap acquires

Boulder’s TeamSnap Inc. is on a streak. The local firm that develops software to manage the activities of sports teams and organizations kicked off the year with a $2.75 million investment from the parent company of the Toronto Star. TeamSnap followed … Continue reading

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The Kettle & Stone Brewing opening in Boulder

Boulder newest brewery is coming on line in a matter of days. The Kettle & Stone Brewing Co., a craft brewery located at 6880 Winchester Circle in Gunbarrel, will have a soft opening Friday and is scheduled to open for … Continue reading

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Study: One digital tech startup launched every 72 hours in Colorado

In Colorado, a digital technology company launched every 72 hours last year and digital startups across the state raised more than $500 million, according to a report released today. Built In Denver, an online community for Front Range entrepreneurs and … Continue reading

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SpotRight, Boulder social data firm, raises $2.87 million, SEC filings show

SpotRight Inc., a Boulder-based firm that uses social media data to bolster marketers’ efforts, has raised more than $2.8 million in investment capital, Securities and Exchange Commission filings show. The company raised $2.87 million as part of a $4.2 million … Continue reading

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Boulder’s TeamSnap snaps up competitor Weplay

TeamSnap, a Boulder-based firm that develops software to manage sports teams and organizations, acquired the customer base and technology of Weplay a youth sports-focused social networking and team management site. Financial terms of the acquisition were not immediately disclosed. The … Continue reading

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Orbotix Inc., Boulder-based maker of Sphero, raises $4M more

Orbotix Inc., the Boulder-based firm that manufactures the smartphone-controlled Sphero robotic ball, appears to have raised $4 million of a nearly $10 million investment round, according to Securities and Exchange Commission filing made Thursday. Three investors have contributed to the … Continue reading

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