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Not Sure Where To Start Looking For Funding?  Let the Venture Funding Program Help You Decide! Applying to the Wayne Brown Institute’s Venture Funding Program is the 1st step in building key relationships that have the potential to connect you to the capital your venture needs. This is done through the Institute’s proprietary program called […]

Angel Summit to feature Hans Severein...


Investors are gearing up to attend the 6th Annual Angel Worx Summit on March 5th Angel investment is on track to exceed $30 billion in 2015. However, new challenges threaten to completely change the way angel investing is done. Are we headed for another bubble? With more and more entrepreneurship programs “creating” entrepreneurs, are there […]

Idaho start-ups show off breakthrough...


GenZ Technology invents crop spray technology that uses 70% less chemical – ideal for vineyards, strawberries BiologiQ, Inc. reinvents Idaho’s most famous cash crop using waste potato starch to make biodegradable plastic products (Salt Lake City – February 2, 2015) – Clean technology from two Idaho-based companies will be among the presenting companies at this […]

The Digital Drain: Why throwing money...


2015 Investors Choice Conference features Internet security experts with the lowdown on why modifying digital behavior is the first step in defending against bad guys in cyberspace (Salt Lake City – February 2, 2015) – You can deploy all the technology you can afford to fend off cyber attacks and protect your company’s important data […]

Boise tech community gains an ally fo...

Boise tech community gains an ally for startups

The Wayne Brown Institute, a Utah nonprofit, has been a boon to the Salt Lake City area. BY ZACH KYLE zkyle@idahostatesman.com December 16, 2014 GenZ Technology CEO Grant Thompson spent two years raising $1.6 million in startup money. That usually meant traveling from the Treasure Valley to California. His company, which aims to make crop sprayers […]

Q Therapeutics Expands Board of Direc...

Q Therapeutics

Company Also Announces Formation of Governance and NominatingCommittee and Related Appointments of Directors   Salt Lake City, UT – (Marketwired) – September 23, 2014 – Q Therapeutics, Inc., an emerging biotechnology company developing innovative cell therapy products for the treatment of debilitating diseases of the central nervous system, today announced the appointment of Hunter Jackson, […]

Aviacode names New CEO


Originally posted on Aviacode.com | PR Aviacode, a leader in technology-enabled medical coding services, announces the promotion of current President and COO Lane Monson to the Chief Executive Officer position, effective October 1, 2014. Monson, a seasoned business executive with both domestic and international experience, joined Aviacode in July 2011. His previous roles at world-class […]

WellDog Selected for Inaugural Oil an...


Originally posted on Welldog.com | PR WellDog announced it is one of twelve companies that will participate in the inaugural Oil and Gas Cleantech Challenge. A group of top oil and gas companies including ConocoPhillips, Encana and Noble Energy selected WellDog from a national pool of applicants. “ConocoPhillips is pleased to be a founding supporter […]

Helidyne raises $1M in Series-A fundi...


Originally posted on Helidynepower.com | PR Washington, Utah – Helidyne LLC, has raised $1 million in series-A funding from its equity partner to finance completion of its first order for off-shore power generation equipment to Pemex –the world’s 6th largest oil & gas producer. Funds will also be used to construct a permanent test stand […]

Q Therapeutics Invited to Present at ...

Q Therapeutics

Originally posted on QThere.com | PR Salt Lake City, UT – (Marketwired) – August 21, 2014 – Q Therapeutics, Inc., an emerging biotechnology company developing innovative cell therapy products for the treatment of debilitating diseases of the central nervous system, today announced that the Company has been invited to present at the Swedish-American Life Science […]

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