Catalyst Accelerator Hosts Demo Day for Inaugural Cohort

Apex of First-Ever Accelerator in Southern Colorado Colorado Springs, Colo – As the grand finale to the first accelerator program ever held in Southern Colorado, six companies will pitch to 100 government and corporate strategic investors, weather experts, venture capital organizations and angel investors on Monday, April 16 at the Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation in downtown Colorado Springs. …

Excitement Rises Among Catalyst Accelerator Cohort as they Discover OTAs

Other Transaction Agreements Offer Surprisingly Simple Way to Fund Prototypes, R&D and Follow-On Production Six weeks into the first Catalyst Accelerator program, the inaugural cohort has developed a strong sense of camaraderie. Laughter abounds as they work together to understand the complexities of their business-building adventure. Hints of collaboration between some of the businesses are in the air, and a …

Catalyst Accelerator Cohort Learns to Pitch Their Technologies

Preparing for the Big Pitch Day, Founders Get Plenty of Practice Written by Lora Premo in collaboration with Dr. Rebecca Decker The Catalyst Accelerator cohort has been very busy over the last several weeks doing many things, but with a deadline looming they have been heavily focused on practicing the best ways to pitch their technologies to investors and potential …

Catalyst Accelerator Terrestrial Weather Cohort #CATWx Charges Ahead with Customer Discovery

Interviews by Dr. Rebecca Decker and Lora Premo. Written by Lora Premo. The Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation has been a hotbed of activity for the past ten days while the inaugural cohort of the Catalyst Accelerator energetically tackled the curriculum provided by our partners at the Small Business Development Centers of the Boulder and Pikes Peak regions. Recent …

Southern Colorado launches first tech accelerator

By Helen Robinson “Catalyst Accelerator, a defense and national security accelerator based at Catalyst Campus, seeks to advance technologies for the warfighter and guide tech transfer between the government and the commercial market, Catalyst Accelerator […]” Read More Here

Catalyst Accelerator Kicks Off Intensive 12-Week Journey

 January 30, 2018 Catalyst Accelerator Kicks Off Intensive 12-Week Journey Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation launches inaugural accelerator cohort in partnership with the Air Force Research Lab Space Vehicles Directorate COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – January 30,2018 – Catalyst Accelerator, a defense and national security accelerator and the first accelerator program to be held in Southern Colorado, is launching its …

Mayor’s Young Leader Awards: Congrats Dr. Decker!

“The Mayor’s Young Leader Awards highlight the outstanding achievements of young professionals in the Pikes Peak Region. Five individuals will be awarded for the extraordinary efforts in their field while making a positive impact in our community…” Read More Here

PPCC expands its cyber lab space

“With two new cyber labs at its Rampart Range and Centennial Campuses and a pending lease agreement for an additional cybersecurity lab facility at the Catalyst Campus, PPCC still only has the capacity to provide affordable, hands-on training to 75 qualified students…” Read More Here