Press Releases

Jul 28, 2014

Bruker Announces Acquisition of High-Speed, 3D Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy Company Vutara

Bruker (BRKR) today announced that it has acquired Vutara Incorporated, a technology leader in high-speed, three-dimensional (3D), super-resolution fluorescence microscopy for life science applications

Jul 23, 2014

Leading Consumer & Small Business Technology Support Provider iTOK, Inc. Secures $18 Million Investment

iTOK, Inc., a provider of IT-managed services and cloud-based software solutions for individuals and small businesses, today announced a Series B $18 million round of equity financing.


Jul 16, 2014

Will It Fit? This Algorithm Takes The Guesswork Out Of Online Shopping

True Fit, a retail software startup that just raised $10.6 million in equity funding, uses data analytics to take the guesswork out of online shopping.

Jul 7, 2014

Q Therapeutics Announces First U.S. Patent Relating to Fifth Patent Family on Neural Cells

Q Therapeutics, Inc. ("Q"), an emerging biotechnology company developing innovative cell therapy products for the treatment of debilitating diseases of the central nervous system, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued the Company the first U.S. patent from its fifth patent family on neural cells.

Jun 26, 2014

Graduation Alliance acquires ConnectEDU assets

Graduation Alliance, which partners with school districts across the United States to serve at-risk students, announced on Thursday it has acquired key assets from college and career planning company ConnectEDU.

Jun 4, 2014

Animal Jam

Animal Jam is a social network for kids that lets them play games and interact with over 20 million other kids from around the world.

Jun 4, 2014

Is Fighting Crime the Killer App for Google Glass™?

PublicEngines, a provider of cloud-based solutions that facilitate crime analysis, and supply actionable intelligence to law enforcement agencies, today announced the development of a prototype application for Google Glass that uses the crime prediction data from their popular CommandCentral Predictive product to feed information directly to officers in the field.

Jun 2, 2014

How to Run Your Business From a Phone or Tablet

To really leverage the awesomeness of "anywhere, anytime" access to your data from mobile devices, you need to make your data accessible.  Arguably the most widely used cloud services are those used for data storage. If you are not already using a service such as Box.com, eFileCabinet, or Microsoft's OneDrive, you should look into them.

May 28, 2014

Vyve Broadband Selects Alianza’s Cloud Voice Platform

Alianza, the cloud voice platform company, today announced that Vyve Broadband has selected Alianza’s turnkey wholesale VoIP solution to power its cable voice services.

May 24, 2014

In Retail, Brand Expertise Equals Leadership

Nothing seems to drive sales more than the advice of an expert.  An outfit called Experticity brings together brands, retailers, and experts to improve your buying experience.

May 23, 2014

Document Management Software Experts eFileCabinet Partners with OneAmerica Securities, Inc.

eFileCabinet, Inc., the electronic document management provider for small business, today announced the partnership with OneAmerica Securities.

May 21, 2014

The 'fundamental flaw' that's costing retailers

Based on findings from a study by University of Pennsylvania professor, Marshall Fisher, in conjunction with Experticity, a consulting firm that provides retailers with a training platform for its sales employees, more than 50 percent of shoppers still seek advice when they enter a store.

May 15, 2014

Vyve Broadband Selects Level 3 Carrier Cloud Voice Solution

Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced that it has signed a new agreement with Vyve Broadband, a U.S.-based cable and Internet services provider, to deliver the Level 3 Carrier Cloud Voice Solution.  Developed through a teaming agreement with Alianza, a leader in cloud voice platforms, Level 3 Carrier Cloud Voice Solution combines the company's voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) Enhanced Local Service with Alianza's Cloud Voice Platform.

May 1, 2014

Small Business Paperless Software Expert eFileCabinet Partners with Farm Bureau Financial Services

eFileCabinet, Inc., the expert in document management software today announced a partnership with Farm Bureau Financial Services, a regional multiline insurer based in West Des Moines, IA.

Apr 29, 2014

PublicEngines Announces Cross-Agency Sharing of Crime Data Now Possible, Opening New Era in Crime Analysis

Public Engines announced a new capability in its industry leading CommandCentral Analytics service that allows nearby agencies to share data with each other, known as Interjurisdictional Data Sharing. With it, agencies can visualize crime details, trends, and issues across neighboring, participating agencies.

Apr 23, 2014

Infusionsoft Celebrates Small Business Success at ICON14

Infusionsoft, creator of the leading sales and marketing software for small businesses, today kicks off its annual small business conference, ICON14

Apr 15, 2014

Alianza Launches Cloud Wholesale VoIP Solution for Canadian Service Providers

Alianza, the cloud voice platform company, today announced the launch of its cloud-based wholesale VoIP solution in Canada. Building on five years of experience in the United States, Alianza will now help Canadian cable companies, ISPs, telcos and resellers dramatically reduce total cost of ownership and rapidly launch new voice over IP (VoIP) services.

Mar 13, 2014

Aspen Avionics Develops Industry’s First Certified Glass Panel Primary Flight Display (PFD) for VFR Pilots

Aspen Avionics, manufacturer of the Evolution Flight Display system, today announced it has developed the industry’s first certified glass panel PFD built specifically for VFR pilots.

Mar 13, 2014

GLOCK Chooses Experticity to Educate and Engage Retail Sales Associates

Experticity, the leading platform for building and rewarding expertise within retail, today announced four new training modules for GLOCK pistols, designed to teach and engage retail associates selling GLOCK firearms and accessories.

Feb 19, 2014

Alianza Strengthens Sales Team with Hiring of Seasoned Telecommunications Executive

Alianza, Inc., the cloud voice platform company, announced today that Joe Demmons has joined the company as Vice President of Sales. In this role Demmons will drive new business, own customer relationships and help shape the company’s strategy in delivering wholesale voice over IP (VoIP) and unified communication solutions.

Feb 14, 2014

Legacy Network Transformation-Alianza Says 'Ditch the Switch!'

The questions that arise out of the need to transform legacy networks, whether enterprise or service provider, are myriad. They include, the typical what, when, where, why, how, etc.  It turns out the one that is easiest to answer is “when.”  It is now. Inaction is no longer an option.

Feb 12, 2014

From Fail to Sale

It’s imperative that retailers deliver what customers want. But these days, customers are demanding more than just products — they want sales associates who know the product and category and can help select the right item or recommend an alternative, according to results of a survey released last fall by eXperticity.

Feb 10, 2014

Garmin Accelerates Product Expertise Among Sales Associates With Experticity

Experticity, the leading platform for building and rewarding expertise within retail, today announced that Garmin International Inc. has selected Experticity's 3point5.com platform to enhance its training strategy, creating more knowledgeable product experts in retail stores throughout the country.

Jan 24, 2014

Utah company to help power Super Bowl Security

Utah doesn’t have a football team headed to the Super Bowl, but a Utah-based company will play a key role in lighting and security.  Power Innovations Inc. is a tech company in American Fork that specializes in uninterruptable power sources.



Jan 22, 2014

Experticity Names Winners of Helpful Expertise in Retail Award

Experticity today announced the winners of the 2013 Helpful Expertise in Retail Award. Experticity's recent Retail Buying Experience survey not only shows that consumers are asking for product expertise in retail, but that retailers delivering on this experience are being rewarded by consumers. As retailers increasingly shift away from "low prices" as their primary focus, knowledgeable, experienced employees who can help consumers have a more rewarding buying experience are becoming retail's critical differentiator.

Jan 21, 2014

Top 5 Reasons to Take Your Office Paperless in 2014

Here are the top 5 reasons why you should consider taking your office paperless in 2014

Jan 13, 2014

And the winners of the CRM Watchlist 2014 are....

Infusionsoft makes The 2014 CRM Watchlist Elite!

Nov 12, 2013

Justin Brands, Inc. Partners With Experticity to Elevate Sales Associate Expertise

Experticity, the leading platform for building and rewarding expertise within retail, today announced it was chosen by Justin Brands, Inc., a leader in Western footwear, to design and implement employee training programs to elevate expertise among sales associates at its dealers.

Oct 30, 2013

Infusionsoft Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing Infusionsoft CEO Clate Mask as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2013 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Marana, Arizona.

Oct 28, 2013

Infusionsoft Wins 2013 Inc. Hire Power Award

Infusionsoft, creator of the all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, announces today it was named a winner of the 2013 Inc. Hire Power Awards.

Oct 28, 2013

eXperticity Survey Uncovers "Expertise Gap" in Retail Stores

eXperticity today announced the findings of its first ever Retail Buying Experience survey, uncovering a striking expertise gap among sales associates in five retail areas: outdoor, sporting goods, hunting or fishing, health and nutrition, and prestige beauty.
 


Oct 3, 2013

Clate Mask Named CEO of the Year by Phoenix Business Journal’s Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards

Infusionsoft, creator of the all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, announces today CEO and Co-Founder Clate Mask has received the Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Award as the 2013 CEO of The Year.

Oct 2, 2013

Infusionsoft Named by Great Place to Work® as a 2013 Best Small and Medium Workplace

Infusionsoft, creator of the all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, was named by Great Place to Work® as one of the best small and medium workplaces in the United States on their annual list, published online in FORTUNE magazine.



Oct 1, 2013

Untangle Acquires Cymphonix, Announces M&A Strategy

Untangle, Inc., a network software and appliance company, today announced the acquisition of Cymphonix Corporation, enhancing its bandwidth management and application control offerings.

Sep 26, 2013

Control4 and Dish Debut Deep Hopper Integration at CEDIA

This year’s CEDIA EXPO is turning out to be a huge one for Control4. Yesterday’s announcement of Nest compatibility was cause enough for excitement, but at a lunchtime press conference today, Dish Network announced complete integration between Control4 and the Hopper is on its way soon.

Sep 25, 2013

Control4 First to Integrate Nest Thermostat into Home Automation

Nest has finally opened its famously closed software for integrating its IP-enabled learning thermostat with third-party home automation systems. Control4, the first and (currently) only partner, is showing Nest integrated with lights, thermostats, motorized shades and other smart devices at CEDIA Expo 2013 this week in Denver.

Sep 17, 2013

Alianza Launches Hosted Fixed Voice over LTE Solution

Alianza, the leader in cloud voice platforms, today announced a new hosted fixed voice over LTE (VoLTE) solution that enables mobile service providers to further monetize their LTE spectrum with easy-to-launch and profitable next-generation voice services.

Sep 10, 2013

Carrier Cloud Voice Named Light Reading Award Finalist

Today it was announced that Carrier Cloud Voice, the joint solution with Level 3 Communications and Alianza, was named a finalist for Most Innovative Carrier Cloud Service in the 2013 Leading Lights, Light Reading’s annual awards program.

Sep 9, 2013

Alianza to Launch Cloud VoIP for Fixed LTE

Network operators that have launched fixed broadband service using LTE are the target market for a new cloud-based VoIP offering that Alianza plans to launch at the Competitive Carriers Association in Las Vegas next week.

Sep 9, 2013

Alianza Joins Competitive Carriers Association

Alianza, the leader in cloud voice platforms, announced today that the company has joined Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) as an Associate Member. CCA is the nation’s leading association for competitive wireless providers and stakeholders across the United States.

Sep 4, 2013

Control4 Corp : Control4 Introduces New Media Distribution Family

Control4 (NASDAQ: CTRL), a market leader in home automation systems, announced today a new family of audio and video distribution products that deliver superior sound and video quality and are designed for fast installation, simple setup and exceptional performance.

Sep 4, 2013

National dropout prevention and recovery organization is now Graduation Alliance

For four years, a passionate group of education leaders, teachers, mentors and technology experts has partnered with school districts across the country to provide an alternative path to graduation for students facing challenging life circumstances.  To honor that goal, and the tremendous teamwork it takes to achieve it, the nationwide network of dropout prevention and recovery programs has adopted a new name: Graduation Alliance.

Sep 3, 2013

Coherex Medical announces CE mark for the WaveCrest LAA Occlusion System

Coherex Medical, Inc. announced it has received CE Mark approval for its Coherex WaveCrest™ LAA Occlusion System.

Aug 22, 2013

eFileCabinet Makes the Inc. 5000 List for 2013

eFileCabinet is excited to announce that they are on the Inc. 5000 List for 2013! Visit Inc. to view our company profile: http://www.inc.com/profile/efilecabinet

Aug 15, 2013

Infusionsoft Names Elizabeth Pitt Senior Vice President of Customer Delight

Infusionsoft, creator of the all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, announces today the appointment of Elizabeth Pitt as senior vice president of customer delight.




Aug 5, 2013

Control4 Up 25% on First Day of IPO; How Did They Get There?

Control4 (Nasdaq: CTRL), arguably the first pure-play home automation IPO ever, started trading on the Nasdaq Friday, August 2, 2013. Offering 4 million shares at $16 (before underwriting discounts), CTRL started the day at $19.81 and closed at $20.05, up 25.3% from the offer price.

Aug 1, 2013

Control4 Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Control4 , a leading provider of automation and control solutions for the connected home, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 4,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of  $16.00  per share, before underwriting discounts.

Aug 1, 2013

PublicEngines Announces New Crime Prediction Tool: CommandCentral Predictive™

PublicEngines™, the leading provider of cloud-based solutions that facilitate crime analysis, supply actionable intelligence, and increase community engagement for law enforcement and governments announced CommandCentral Predictive™, a highly accurate crime prediction tool designed to deliver daily reports to law enforcement officers to aid in predicting and preventing crime.

Jul 26, 2013

Voice Crunch Elevates Alianza

Declining voice revenues are playing right into the hands of Alianza Corp., a service provider launched to provide the voice component of wireless broadband networks -- so much so that it has now fixed its sights on a range of wireless and wireline players, including cable operators no longer willing to operate their existing voice technologies.

Jul 17, 2013

Bunnies bounce into mobile game by Salt Lake developer

Video game » “Tunnel Town” for iOS allows players to build underground lair for hares.

Jul 15, 2013

Lite-On Technology Acquires Power Innovations in US Dedicated To Mission Critical Power Management Solutions Acquisition Strengthens Lite-On’s Power Management and System Integration Capabilities in Cloud Computing

Lite-On Technology (TWSE: 2301), a global leading Opto-electronic component manufacturer based in Taiwan, announced today that the Board has approved a cash acquisition of 100% stake of Power Innovations International Inc., a private U.S. company offering power management solutions for a wide variety of market segments, including aviation, exploration, military, emergency services, industrial and medical applications worldwide.

Jul 1, 2013

The American Academy: No Drop Outs

Ray Kelly, the Chief Executive Officer of the American Academy spoke about what they are doing across the country to help kids graduate high school. Drop out rates are so high across America, and the American Academy can help kids get back on track.

Jun 27, 2013

Transamerican Auto Parts Chooses eXperticity to Build Expertise on the Sales Floor

eXperticity, the leading platform for building and rewarding expertise within retail, was chosen by Transamerican Auto Parts to design and implement employee training and incentive programs to provide more expert guidance and meaningful help to customers.

Jun 25, 2013

ViaSat selects Alianza for Exede Voice

Alianza, the leader in cloud voice platforms, announced today that ViaSat Inc. has selected the company’s VoIP solution to power ViaSat’s newly launched Exede® Voice service.

Jun 6, 2013

Control4 Wireless Music Bridge Delivers Streaming Music Throughout the Home from Any Smartphone or Tablet

Control4, a market leader in home automation systems, makes whole-home music streaming easier for everyone in the house with the new Control4(R) Wireless Music Bridge. The new product enables you, your family and guests to instantly and wirelessly connect smartphones, tablets or computers -- and all the music stored on those devices -- to a Control4 system, allowing everyone in the house to enjoy their


Jun 4, 2013

Infusionsoft Welcomes Brent Stumme as Chief Financial Officer

Infusionsoft, creator of the all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, today announced the addition of Brent Stumme to its executive team.




May 22, 2013

Blue Coat to Acquire Solera Networks

Blue Coat Systems, Inc., the market leader in business assurance technology, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Solera Networks, the industry’s leading provider of big data security intelligence and analytics for advanced threat protection.

May 13, 2013

Level 3 Announces Carrier Cloud Voice Solution

Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced the launch of a Carrier Cloud Voice solution, freeing CLECs, wireless carriers, cable multiple system operators (MSOs) and telcos to focus on growth instead of on building or expanding a voice network.

May 7, 2013

Control4 Announces New Wireless Lighting Control Family

Control4, a market leader in home automation systems, today announced a new family of wireless lighting control products for seamless integration with Control4(R) systems.

May 6, 2013

Alianza Expands Executive Team

Alianza, the leader in cloud-based voice platforms, announced today that two experienced industry veterans have joined the executive team to help steer the next phase of growth for the company. Joining Alianza are Mark Gardner as Vice President of Global Sales and Kevin Mitchell as Vice President of Marketing.

May 1, 2013

CCH SMALL FIRM SERVICES AND EFILECABINET PARTNER TO LAUNCH PORTAL OFFERING

CCH Small Firm Services (SFS), a Wolters Kluwer Tax and Accounting company, and eFileCabinet today announced a new partnership designed to offer integrated portal/file sharing services to tax and accounting professionals.

May 1, 2013

A tale of five conferences: InfusionCon 2013, Infusionsoft

Infusionsoft is one of five conferences I've been to in April, and its was incredibly revealing. There is no question that Infusionsoft is the player to beat in the small business customer-facing technology world. There are things it has yet to do, but it is unquestionably a player.

Apr 15, 2013

Smart Bomb’s National Geographic Animal Jam® Nominated in 17th Annual Webby Awards

Smart Bomb Interactive is excited to announce a Webby Award nomination for National Geographic Animal Jam (www.animaljam.com) in the “Websites: Games” category. The Webby Awards honor the best of the Web and are the Internet’s most respected symbol of success.

Apr 10, 2013

Aspen Touts Open Architecture, New Partners and Product Pricing at Sun ’n Fun

The message from New Mexico-based Aspen Avionics (Booth B-078) delivered by v-p of marketing Brad Hayden was loud and clear: there is no longer a reason for closed architecture in the interconnection and data sync of avionics in certified aircraft cockpits.

Apr 9, 2013

With $54 Million from Goldman Sachs; Infusionsoft is on a Roll

Eric Wagner, from Forbes magazine, details how Clate Mask leads an army of nearly 400 ‘Infusionites’ (employees) from a new 90,000 square foot facility with a small football field in the center and Cereal Bar to the side.

Mar 29, 2013

Infusionsoft Announces My Day and Campaign Marketplace

Infusioncon is the annual user conference for customers of Infusionsoft marketing automation software. Like most user conferences, Infusioncon 2013 started off with product announcements.

Mar 29, 2013

10 Tips For Small Business Marketing From InfusionCon

When Goldman Sachs invested in Arizona-based Infusionsoft last year, they were actually investing in small business as the economic engine of the future. Infusionsoft, one of the largest of the many small business marketing companies, grows its own business by creating a community of its customers, and encouraging them to help each other grow.

Mar 28, 2013

What Infusionsoft Has In Common with Apple

Eric Wagner, a contributor at Forbes Magazine, discusses the similarities between Infusionsoft and Apple.

Mar 27, 2013

Infusionsoft Unveils 2013 Spring Release at InfusionCon

Infusionsoft, creator of the all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, today kicks off its highly anticipated user conference, InfusionCon 2013, with the unveiling of its 2013 Spring Release.

Mar 26, 2013

Aspen Avionics Announces NextGen Solutions

Aspen Avionics announced today two new lines of NextGen products designed to give aircraft owners flexible and affordable options to meet the upcoming FAA ADS-B Out equipment mandate, and to access the subscription-free weather and traffic services available from the ADS-B In network.

Mar 18, 2013

National Geographic’s Animal Jam reaches 10 million players

Animal Jam developer Smart Bomb Interactive announced today that the online title surpassed 10 million registered players. That’s a major milestone for the educational social game which focuses on animals in the natural world.
 


Mar 1, 2013

Infusionsoft Announces My Day and Campaign Marketplace

Infusioncon is the annual user conference for customers of Infusionsoft marketing automation software. Like most user conferences, Infusioncon 2013 started off with product announcements.



Jan 22, 2013

Infusionsoft Acquires Social Media Marketing Company GroSocial

Infusionsoft today announces it has acquired social media marketing software company GroSocial. GroSocial's web-based software allows small businesses to easily build and track social media marketing campaigns that generate leads across popular social networks, including Facebook and Twitter.

Jan 14, 2013

Lineagen Announces New Study Demonstrating Two-Fold Increase in Detection Rate of Validated Genetic Variants in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Lineagen, Inc. today announced publication of the results of a 9,000-person genetic study that demonstrates an approximately 100% increase in the detection rate of genetic markers now validated as being associated with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).

Jan 7, 2013

Goldman Sachs Leads $54 Million Investment in Infusionsoft

Infusionsoft today announces $54 million in growth capital financing from Goldman Sachs. The company will use the funds to ramp up product development, accelerate marketing and sales and to grow its partner and education programs in the U.S. and internationally.

Oct 3, 2012

Former MediConnect Global CEO Amy Rees Anderson Launches REES Capital

Amy Rees Anderson, former CEO of MediConnect Global, today announced the launch of REES Capital, a “mentor capital” firm that provides consulting services and angel capital investments to start-up and high-growth companies.

Oct 3, 2012

C7 Data Centers Teams with MCG Capital and Signal Peak for $25 Million in Funding

C7 Data Centers (C7), a leading provider of advanced IT and data center outsourcing services, announced today the company has secured $25 million in debt and equity funding.

Sep 5, 2012

Control4 and Sony Partner to Deliver Exceptional Media Room Experiences

Control4, a leading innovator in residential and light commercial automation systems, announced that Sony has integrated Control4® automation technology into its new ES receivers (introduced at CEDIA Expo) – delivering best-in-class AV performance and home automation within one easy-to-install and easy-to-use product.

Aug 29, 2012

Lingotek Doubles Revenue Experiences Significant Growth

Lingotek | The Translation Network and leader in cloud based collaborative translation solutions, today announced a notable momentous year which includes significant revenue growth, strategic partnerships, numerous customer wins and an increased employee base.

Aug 27, 2012

Infusionsoft Joins Exclusive Two Percent of Companies to be Recognized by the Inc. 500 | 5000 list Six Years in a Row

Inc. magazine today ranked Infusionsoft on its annual Inc. 500 | 5000 list, a prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. This accomplishment is sweetened by the fact that only two percent of all companies who have ever made this list have been acknowledged six times consecutively.

Aug 21, 2012

PublicEngines Named to Inc. 500 List of Fastest-Growing Private U.S. Companies

PublicEngines, a provider of cloud-based solutions that facilitate crime analysis, supply actionable intelligence and increase community engagement for law enforcement and governments, announced today it has been recognized by Inc. magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S.


Aug 6, 2012

National Geographic Animal Jam Surpasses 6 Million Young Players

National Geographic Animal Jam, an online virtual world that teaches kids ages 5-11 about animals and nature, today announced it has surpassed six million registered players.

Mar 8, 2010

Control4 CEO Will West wants one remote to do it all

West says his firm, Control4, had $70 million in revenue in 2009, selling home automation systems and products at some 1,600 dealers around the USA. In December, Las Vegas' newest hotel, the 4,000-room Aria Resort & Casino Las Vegas, welcomed guests with a Control4 system.

Feb 27, 2010

AutoZone Taps Alpha Bay for Enhanced Retail Information Technology

ALPHA BAY today announced a multi-year technology agreement with AutoZone. Under the agreement, Alpha Bay is providing retail computing functionality with its AIRS® Enterprise product.

Dec 15, 2009

Control4 Brings Luxury, Technology, and Energy Conservation to More Than 4,300 Rooms at CityCenter Las Vegas

Control4, a leader in IP-based home and hospitality control systems, today announced that Control4® Suite Systems is being used to enhance the experience in over 4,300 guest rooms in the ARIA Resort & Casino and Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas at CityCenter, Las Vegas.

Dec 15, 2009

The American Academy Raises $5.8 Million from Austin Ventures, vSpring

The American Academy, a leading online high school and educational services provider, today announced it has raised $5.8 Million in a Series B financing led by Austin Ventures, one of the nation’s leading venture and growth capital firms, with participation from existing investor vSpring Capital.

Oct 20, 2009

MEDICONNECT GLOBAL RANKED NUMBER 172 FASTEST GROWING COMPANY IN NORTH AMERICA ON DELOITTE`S 2009 TECHNOLOGY FAST 500™

MediConnect (www.mediconnect.net) today announced that it ranked number 172 on Technology Fast 500™, Deloitte LLP’s ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America.

Sep 24, 2009

Axial Biotech Announces Commercial Availability of SCOLISCORE(TM) AIS Prognostic Test

Axial Biotech, Inc., a company personalizing spine care through the development of molecular diagnostics, announced today that its SCOLISCORE(TM) AIS Prognostic Test is now being made available to spine specialists in the United States.

Sep 22, 2009

Coherex Medical Signs Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Abbott

Salt Lake City-based Coherex Medical, Inc. today announced that it has entered into a multi-year distribution agreement with global health care company Abbott for the Coherex FlatStent™ EF PFO Closure System.

Sep 21, 2009

Xanadoo Selects Alianza to Power WiMAX-Enabled Voice Offering

Xanadoo, LLC, one of the fastest-growing WiMAX Internet operators in the U.S., today announced it has signed an agreement with Alianza, Inc., the leading provider of hosted voice-over WiMAX solutions, to power its new residential and small business voice offering.

Sep 10, 2009

Online mapping services help police spot trends in crime

A growing number of police departments — nearly 1,000 nationwide — are using online crime mapping services to grab data from their police reports, identify crime trends and then push the information to the public through online maps and e-mail alerts.

Sep 1, 2009

Texas Utility Chooses Control4 for Smart Grid Deployment

Control4, a leading developer of Home Area Network (“HAN”) and consumer energy management solutions, today announced that it has been selected as the HAN provider for Texas-based utility Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative. Serving more than 65,000 members in 14 counties between Austin and Houston, Bluebonnet plans to begin integrating smart grid technology in its members’ homes and businesses by April 2010.

Aug 25, 2009

Cymphonix Named 2009 XChange '09 XCellence Award Winner

Cymphonix today announced that they earned four 2009 XChange XCellence awards during Everything Channel's XChange '09 including: Best XChange Boardroom Presentation, Most Innovative Technology, Best Business Technology Solution and Overall Best of Show.

Aug 25, 2009

Alianza Selected to Power Open Range Voice over WiMAX™ Offerings

Alianza, Inc., the leading provider of hosted voice over WiMAX solutions, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement with Open Range Communications Inc., wherein Alianza will power Open Range’s residential and small/medium business voice offerings that will be bundled with its wireless broadband services and deployed in more than 500 communities in 17 states.

Aug 20, 2009

Coherex Medical, Inc. Closes $16.5 Million Series B Preferred Stock Financing

Coherex Medical, Inc. today announced that it has closed a $16.5 million Series B Preferred Stock financing. After the close of this investment, Coherex has now raised nearly $28.0 million in equity financing from outside funding sources since inception.

Aug 18, 2009

CrimeReports.com Raises $7.2 Million from Austin Ventures, vSpring

CrimeReports.com, the leader in online crime-mapping, today announced it has raised $7.2 million in a Series B financing led by Austin Ventures, one of the nation’s leading venture and growth equity firms, with participation from existing investor vSpring Capital.

Jul 22, 2009

Axial Biotech Enters Partnership with the University of Utah to Utilize the Utah Population Database to Develop Personalized Diagnostic Tests for Spine Disorders

Axial Biotech, Inc., a company personalizing spine care through the development of molecular diagnostics, and the University of Utah today announced that they have entered into a collaboration that allows Axial access to the University's rich genetic resources including the Utah Population Database (UPDB).

Jul 21, 2009

Sparxent Completes Acquisition of XAware, Inc.

Sparxent, an IT and business solution provider focused on the middle market, announced it has completed its acquisition of XAware, Inc., a data integration company based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Jul 13, 2009

Parent of 3point5.com Re-named SwarmBuilder

3point5, Inc., the parent of 3point5.com (the popular online campus for Retail Sales People) is changing its name to SwarmBuilder, Inc. and launching a new corporate site, SwarmBuilder.com.

Jul 9, 2009

Coherex FlatStent EF PFO closure device wins CE mark

Coherex Medical (Salt Lake City) reported Wednesday that the device has been granted a CE mark for use in Europe and other countries to close PFOs, a common defect found in roughly 20% of the worldwide population.

Jul 9, 2009

Salt Lake City's Celio makes your smart phone a computer, too

To take advantage of the phones' computing powers and to overcome its handicaps, Celio designed and is marketing what essentially is a screen and a keyboard you can use with a smart phone that makes the phone act much like a laptop with ready access to the Internet.

Jul 7, 2009

Cymphonix Launches iPhone App and New Version of Network Composer

Cymphonix(R) today released the latest version of its award-winning Cymphonix Network Composer(R) product, introducing new features andenhanced reporting capabilities that provide unprecedented visibility and control for Web traffic and Internet applications.

Jun 29, 2009

New Zonder Website Introduces Real-Time Pricing, Enhanced Search, and Exclusive Last-Minute Deals on Vacation Rentals

Zonder, a leader in the vacation rental industry, announces a new site at www.zonder.com designed to meet the growing needs of consumers and property managers in the vacation rental market.

Jun 25, 2009

CONTROL4® IPHONE AND IPOD TOUCH APPLICATIONS ENABLES HOME CONTROL ON-THE-MOVE

Control4, the leader in affordable IP-based home control and entertainment systems, has announced the release of two new products compatible with virtually any iPod or iPhone.

Jun 23, 2009

Cymphonix Named a CRN Emerging Technology Vendor

Cymphonix® today announced it has been selected by Everything Channel as a CRN Emerging Technology Vendor for its Network Composer appliance designed for SMEs and Education customers.

Jun 22, 2009

MediConnect Named as a Finalist in 2009 American Business Awards(SM)

MediConnect Global, Inc. the leading medical records retrieval service provider, announced that CEO Amy Rees Anderson has been named a finalist for the Turnaround Executive of the Year by American Business Awards(SM), the nation's premier business awards program.

Jun 10, 2009

Sparxent Completes Acquisition of Arbyte Group

Sparxent, an IT and business solution provider focused on the middle market, announced it has completed its acquisition of Arbyte Group, an IT service provider based in Moscow.

May 20, 2009

FierceWireless Names Alianza as one of Its “Fierce 15" Wireless Companies of 2009

Alianza announced today that it has been named to the annual FierceWireless “Fierce 15” list, designating it as one of the top wireless companies of the year.

May 15, 2009

Altea Therapeutics patches in $3M from partnership deal

Altea Therapeutics, a company developing transdermal delivery of drugs, has secured $3 million in new funding via the equity part of the development deal it signed with Eli Lilly & Co. and Amylin Pharmaceuticals Inc. in April.

May 11, 2009

Cymphonix Named a Red Herring 100 Finalist

Cymphonix® today announced that it is a finalist of the "Red Herring 100 North America" award, as a result of its technology innovation, financial performance, management strength, business strategy and customer acquisition.

May 7, 2009

Rhomobile Named Best of Interop 2009 Awards Finalist

Rhomobile today announced that it is a finalist in the Best of Interop 2009 Awards for Wireless and
Mobility.

May 4, 2009

Axial Biotech Wins 2009 Innovation Award for Biotechnology

Axial Biotech, Inc., a company revolutionizing spine care through the development of molecular diagnostic technologies, was selected as the winner at the 9th Annual Utah Innovation Award Ceremony.

Apr 6, 2009

VSPRING CAPITAL ANNOUNCES PROMOTION OF JON WALKER TO MANAGER OF MARKETING AND INVESTOR RELATIONS

vSpring Capital, a leading early-stage venture capital firm headquartered in Salt Lake City, announced today that vSpring analyst, Jon Walker, has been promoted to the manager of marketing and investor relations.

Apr 1, 2009

Altea Therapeutics Announces Development and Commercialization Agreement with Amylin and Lilly for an Investigational Transdermal Exenatide

Altea Therapeutics announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Eli Lilly and Company and Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to develop and commercialize a novel daily transdermal patch delivering sustained levels of exenatide utilizing the Altea Therapeutics proprietary PassPort® Transdermal Delivery System.

Mar 31, 2009

vSpring Capital Releases Its List of the 2009 Top 100 Venture Entrepreneurs

vSpring Capital announced today the 2009 class of the vSpring Capital Top 100 Venture Entrepreneurs, also known as the v100.

Mar 24, 2009

Rhomobile promises: Build once, deploy to any smartphone

If you’re interested in developing a mobile application but find the range of phones out there to be overwhelming, a startup called Rhomobile wants to help. Not only does its Rhodes programing framework allow you to build mobile applications using HTML and Ruby (much easier than, say, using the Objective C normally required for the iPhone), but your application is then available for iPhone, Blackberry, Windows Mobile, Symbian, and Android smartphones.

Feb 3, 2009

3point5.com CEO Robins: Power Player to watch in 2009

3point5.com recently successfully re-launched the innovative BroForm.com Web site, pushed aggressively into the Hunt/Fish market, inked deals to train thousands of employees working for major retailers like Cabela’s and rocketed past the 100,000 user mark in the process.

Jan 23, 2009

VSPRING CAPITAL ANNOUNCES PROMOTION OF DAVID ANDERSON TO ADMINISTRATIVE PARTNER

The partners of vSpring Capital are proud to announce the promotion of David Anderson from chief financial officer to administrative partner of vSpring Capital.