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Colorado’s Bioscience Discovery Evaluation Grant Program Creates 598 New Jobs in the State, with Payroll Exceeding $44 million

Friday, February 04, 2011

Denver - The Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) and The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) have jointly released results of the Bioscience Discovery Evaluation Grant Program (BDEGP) at the CBSA's Third Annual "Bioscience Day at the Capitol" event. The announcement is made by Holli Baumunk, CBSA President & CEO, who says the BDEGP has more than met expectations since its inception in 2006, providing the state a significant return on investment. 

BioScience Day at the Capitol

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Colorado's Bioscience Discovery Evaluation Grant Program Creates 598 New Jobs in the State, with Payroll Exceeding $44 million 

BDEGP Creates 598 New Jobs in the State

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

 
Colorado's Bioscience Discovery Evaluation Grant Program Creates 598 New Jobs in the State, with Payroll Exceeding $44 million 

Colorado bioscience program creates 598 jobs

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

 

Colorado's Bioscience Discovery Evaluation Grant Program has created 598 jobs in the state, with payroll exceeding $44 million, according to the Colorado BioScience Association and the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade.

Appropriated funding to date for the program has totaled $14 million; $10.8 million has been awarded as of August 2010, and $5.5 million has been appropriated for each of the next two years, said Holli Baumunk, the association's president and chief executive.

Another $68 million has been leveraged through follow-on investment, grants and matching funds, providing 8.3 times the state's funding, Baumunk said.

"Bioscience continues to play a critical role in the growth of Colorado's knowledge-based economy," Baumunk said.

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CBSA on Radio Colorado Network

Thursday, January 27, 2011

CBSA's President & CEO Holli Baumunk interviewed on the Radio Colorado Network's Business for Breakfast Show

CBSA President & CEO Holli Baumunk interviewed on the Radio Colorado Network's Business for Breakfast broadcast this morning, discussing the association's legislative initiatives and how the CBSA is accelerating life science growth in the state. She interviewed with Business For Breakfast Co-Host Woody Vincent.

KRCN-AM 1060 is the flagship station of the Radio Colorado Network (RNC). RCN is the only full-time "Business Talk" radio station serving the greater Denver, Fort Collins, and Cheyenne WY communities. The network is also found on KVLE-AM 610 Vail/Aspen, KWYD AM 1580 Colorado Springs-Pueblo and KSKE 1450 Buena Vista, plus online at http://www.radioconetwork.com/radio/stream.html.

 

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‘Fund of funds’ a top priority as Baumunk takes over CBSA

Sunday, July 18, 2010

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