Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) has released the finalists for
the 'Rising Star of the Year' company award at its Annual Awards Dinner
Celebration -- Thursday, December 6, at the Hyatt Convention Center, 650
15th Street, Denver. The announcement is made by April Giles, CBSA
President and CEO, who says finalists for this year's outstanding
emerging company, 'Rising Star of the Year,' include:
-- InDevR, Inc.
-- Mosaic Biosciences
Aurora & Boulder
-- Sophono, Inc.
-- Surefire Medical, Inc.
"Our Rising Star award is designated for an emerging company that has
announced a major achievement during the year," Giles explains. "We're
so very proud of our younger bioscience companies in the state and feel
it's particularly important to showcase those companies experiencing an
outstanding year. We had a number of amazing nominees this year to
consider in selecting the finalists, but only one company will win."
Additional awards announced at the dinner include: Lifetime Achievement,
Company of the Year, Business Partner of the Year, Educator of the Year,
Volunteer of the Year and Chairman's Award.
About the CBSA Annual Awards Dinner
The evening begins with a cocktail reception and dinner for ticket
purchasers and sponsors. Emceed by Steffan Tubbs, Morning Co-Host on 850
KOA News Radio, the Celebration also includes Timothy Schultz, President
and Executive Director of the Boettcher Foundation presenting the 2012
Class of Boettcher Investigators in the Webb-Waring Biomedical Research
Program and a keynote address "Why Giving Matters," by George Sparks,
President and CEO of the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
Tickets and Tables are on sale now: Individual Tickets: $150 each;
Reserved Table for Eight: $1,250 (member)/$1,500 (non-member). Register
About Colorado BioScience Association
The CBSA is a not-for-profit organization providing services and support
for Colorado's bioscience industry. With more than 350 members, CBSA
actively works to promote the growth of the industry by advocating for a
better business environment, growing the state's biotech workforce,
fighting for policies that support a strong bioscience industry in the
state, and speaking with a single voice on behalf of the industry. For
more information, visit http://www.cobioscience.com.
CBSA also is found on these social media sites:Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/COBioscienceLinkedIn
Group: http://www.linkedin.com/groups about=&gid=98468&trk=anet_ug_grpproFacebook
Fan Page: http://www.facebook.com/ColoradoBioScienceAssociationNews
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