Sunday, September 23, 2007

Venture Showcase Deadline 5 October!

The BioWest Venture Showcase provides an incredible opportunity for regional and national exposure…so don’t miss the application deadline of 5 October!

Six companies will be chosen to present at this year's Showcase (December 6 & 7 at the Grand Hyatt, Denver, CO) to be judged by a distinguished panel of national venture capitalists. The winning business plan will be awarded the $10,000 Faegre & Benson Venture Showcase Award during the Colorado BioScience Association Annual Awards Luncheon on December 7. This is the third year Faegre & Benson has sponsored the cash award for the contest. "We are thrilled to sponsor the Venture Showcase Award at BioWest," said Rex O'Neal, co-chair of the emerging companies practice at Faegre & Benson. "Colorado is experiencing an unprecedented level of new company formation in the life sciences market. The Venture Showcase program draws attention to young Colorado companies that experience has shown will have profound impacts on our health, communities, and economy.

Download the application (here). For more information please contact Christine Shapard, Deputy Director, Colorado BioScience Association, 303-592-4089 or

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