Helping great startups become successful

Innosphere is a nonprofit 501(c)3 incubator focused on supporting entrepreneurs who are building potential high-growth companies in cleantech, software, biosciences and digital health. Innosphere’s incubation program for startups focuses on mentoring, capital, strategy and growth. Headquartered in Fort Collins, CO, Innosphere has multiple locations across the state to better serve entrepreneurs and provide access to office and meeting space, and access to specialized test and demonstration equipment.  Other locations include: Colorado State University; Denver at the INDUSTRY Denver building; and in Golden at the Colorado Center for Renewable Energy Economic Development (CREED), co-located with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).

Innosphere prides themselves on the work they do to understand each company’s specific needs in order to better customize a high-performance plan for each company based on capital, talent and growth strategies. Once accepted into the program, Innosphere’s exclusive orientation process allows companies to attend valuable sessions with other founders to help scale their business. Innosphere then conducts ongoing check-ins to make sure they are giving companies the resources they need to grow.


Innosphere's Year-End Economic Impact Metrics

Innosphere supported 42 high-tech Client Companies in 2015. These 42 companies raised $31.8M total capital in one year and have raised $87.9M total capital to date. They employed 296 full and part-time jobs, the second highest job creation year in Innosphere history. Innosphere had the largest number of graduating Client Companies in history, with 18 Clients successfully graduating from the program, with three being acquired and four being venture-backed.
View Economic Impact Metrics Infographic.


Calendar of Events

Innosphere has many Innovation After Hours and Lunch & Learn events, some open to the public and others for Client Companies. To view the larger entrepreneur ecosystem calendar, please view: Innosphere's Calendar of Events
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Home State Bank
JP Morgan
Wells Fargo

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Fairfield and Woods
DuWayne and Nancy Peterson
Client Company News: RxAssurance, Denver-based software, helps doctors track patients' painkiller us
Innosphere supports Canadian companies to accelerate access to USA markets
JPMorgan Chase awards $50,000 grant to Innosphere to support digital health programs
Umbo Helmets protect your brain - and their Kickstarter launches September 15th!
Innosphere to Co-Host “Emerging Technologies Half Day” at the COGA Rocky Mountain Energy Summit
Available Lab Space- Fort Collins Headquarters
Applications now open for next cohort of Innosphere Client Companies
BlackSquare Technologies Introduces Simple, Secure Hardware Encryption of Computer Files
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