Advanced Industries Early Stage Capital and Retention Grant

$8.6 million Advanced Industries Awards Accelerate 36 Colorado Start-ups

DENVER – May 20, 2021 – A Colorado company with an innovative container system technology to help eliminate the spread of varroa mites and create optimal conditions in the winter for honeybees was among 36 Colorado start-ups approved for funding as part of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)’s Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program.

$7.7 million Advanced Industries Awards Fuel 37 Colorado Start-ups

DENVER – November 19, 2020 – A Colorado company with revolutionary technology to create telepresence robotics, designed to expedite the adoption of robotic arms in advanced industrial and commercial applications was among 37 Colorado start-ups approved for funding as part of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)’s Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program.

$7.3 million Advanced Industries Awards Fuel 27 Colorado Start-ups

A Colorado company with revolutionary technology to develop and market a safe helmet liner using a patented energy-absorbing material and state-of-the-art additive manufacturing to a robotic AI company improving manufacturing efficiency were among 27 Colorado start-ups approved for funding as part of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)’s Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program.

$5.2 million Advanced Industries Awards in Fall 2019 Will Fuel 24 Colorado Start-ups

A Colorado company with the transformative technology behind a revolutionary prosthetic socket design that provides easier application and release was among 24 Colorado start-ups approved for funding as part of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)’s Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program.

$6.1 million Advanced Industries Awards Fuel 27 Colorado Start-ups

A Colorado company focused on improving education by turning digital devices – desktops, laptops, tablets, and smartphones – into gateways to musical creativity and self-esteem for kids is among 27 Colorado start-ups approved for funding as part of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)’s Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program.

Early investment by State leads to long-term dividends for rural company

The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) works in many different facets of economic development, but a primary charge is supporting local entrepreneurs and businesses by providing them with the tools and investments needed to succeed.  GitPrime is one example of how early support can provide long-term dividends.

GitPrime announced this month they have been acquired for $170 million by the Utah-based company Pluralsight. GitPrime is a Durango software startup that helps engineering and computer programming teams improve their productivity.