TechCo Startup of Year

Who should be named Startup of the Year from the West [Mountain/Pacific – Colorado] region? You can share your opinion by voting for your favorite startup in our Reader’s Choice Poll below. Reader’s Choice Poll voting will help guide the selection of the top 100 startup semifinalists who will compete for cash, prizes and more, at the Innovate Celebrate conference in San Francisco on October 9th – 11th, 2017. The deadline to vote is July 12th.

There’s a “Click to Vote” link next to each startup below, vote for the startup you like the best located in the state of Colorado:

After Live (Denver, CO) [Click to Vote]
People love music festivals. After Live makes it possible to relive and experience festivals through media and technology.

Class Composer (Denver, CO) [Click to Vote]
Class Composer is a cloud-based software solution to help elementary schools make better student placement decisions.

cliexa (Denver, CO) [Click to Vote]
Cliexa connects patients, clinicians and insurers to better care for and manage chronic conditions.

informu (Denver, CO) [Click to Vote]
Informu eliminates the stress, expense, and wasted time associated with losing valuables. They have created an intelligent flexible chip (Mu tag) integrated within an easy-to-use app to keep belongings safe.

InMotion Albums (Dillon, CO) [Click to Vote]
InMotion Albums lets anyone experience a better way to display, organize, and store print and digital memories together in a tangible book.

Kickfurther (Boulder, CO) [Click to Vote]
With Kickfurther, retail brands can crowdfund their inventory and individuals earn a great share of profit as the inventory sell.

Kitables (Boulder, CO) [Click to Vote]
100 percent of people are builders, some just don’t know it yet! Kitables gives people the confidence to build by selling approachable DIY kits.

Kulisha (Boulder, CO) [Click to Vote]
Kulisha offers a system to food and beverage companies that converts organic waste into a sustainable insect-based protein for use in animal feeds.

Makeena (Boulder, CO) [Click to Vote]
Makeena collects data about shoppers looking for healthy products in-store or online, while helping consumers make healthier choices more affordable. They are already the largest online consumer/rebate platform for the mega billion lifestyle and wellness brands.

PurpleSlate (Denver, CO) [Click to Vote]
PurpleSlate makes it easy to invite anyone to anything via text messaging in seconds, and get lightning fast RSVPs.

Raydiate (Boulder, CO) [Click to Vote]
Raydiate, Inc. manufactures and sells systems that remove snow from solar panels with the minimum loss of energy in order to increase solar power production in the northern U.S. and Canada.

Silvernest (Boulder, CO) [Click to Vote]
Silvernest is a unique hassle-free roommate matching service enabling people to age in their homes, while benefitting from increased income and home sharing experiences.

The Level Market (Golden, CO) [Click to Vote]
The Level Market is the world’s first online marketplace for relief and humanitarian supplies. Saving lives by building an Amazon for aid.

Thank you to our Startup of the Year sponsors and partners.
American Airlines
.Me Domain
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We invite you to join us at Innovate Celebrate the 3-day global conference in San Francisco on October 9th-11th. Aside from our 5th annual Startup of the Year Competition, this conference is a must attend event to meet thought-leaders, mentors, investors, and media. Watch the video below, we hope to see you there.