kelsey kinzer

Alumni Spotlight: Kelsey Kinzer – Sustainable Glitter Gel

Jan. 30, 2020

CU alumna and Founder of Gaia Glam, Kelsey described herself as an accidental entrepreneur. She never imagined starting a business in graduate school, but all that changed when she stumbled upon an idea.

juan duque

iListo: Bringing a marketplace for local services to Colombia

Jan. 27, 2020

Hailing from Colombia, Juan Duque has always had a passion for starting his own business. Moving 3,122 miles away from his home country to study business, Juan found a home within CU Boulder's entrepreneurial community.

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Student Spotlight: Daniel Strangfeld - The Collapsible Keg

Jan. 22, 2020

Daniel recently pitched to the Get Seed Funding team here on campus and used this awesome opportunity to see how he can create value and capture an investment for his latest venture, Kegstand.

joey azofeifa

CU Boulder startup Arpeggio Bio raises $3.2 Million in seed funding and CEO named to 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 List in Healthcare

Jan. 17, 2020

“We’re excited to have the support of our investors to allow us to continue our mission of helping bring new therapies to patients with epigenetically-driven diseases,” said Joey Azofeifa, Ph.D., Co-founder and CEO of Arpeggio.

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Alumna helps women-owned businesses flourish

Jan. 16, 2020

Myka McLaughlin (IntlAf’08) opened Women in Community's (WINC) doors in 2011 and has since trained thousands of women across the country in business.

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Alumni Spotlight: Max Horwitz - The Value of an Entrepreneurial Mindset in Diplomacy

Jan. 15, 2020

The Deming Center for Entrepreneurship had the chance to catch up with CU alumni and Director of International Development for the Business Council for International Understanding (BCIU), Max Horwitz. He reflects on how entrepreneurship classes helped him in his career.

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CU Experts Direct tops most recent Innovation Buffs cycle

Jan. 14, 2020

CU Experts Direct was named the Innovation Buffs awardee in late 2019 and has already begun its next steps for implementation.

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CU Boulder students design better bench for NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks

Jan. 8, 2020

A University of Colorado Boulder class designed state-of-the-art seats for the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks, and the design is gaining traction among other teams tired of cramming tall players into metal folding chairs.

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Hair with Flair: Stash-It Scrunchie

Jan. 3, 2020

Who needs a purse when you can put your necessities in a hair accessory? Enter the Stash-It Scrunchie, founded by Maddie Freeman, a pre-business freshman, in August 2019. In the words of Damien from Mean Girls , "...her hair is so big, it's full of secrets." Read on to learn...

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CU Boulder adds APLU Innovation & Economic Prosperity award to its innovation accolades

Dec. 18, 2019

The University of Colorado Boulder was one of just three recipients of the coveted Innovation & Economic Prosperity (IEP) University designation at this year’s Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) Annual Meeting held in San Diego, CA in November.