Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Effectively Using PR: Maggie Chamberlin Holben Guest Interviews On VoiceAmerica™ Talk Radio’s “Essential Marketing Secrets," Hosted By Casey Demchak

Lakewood, CO, April 28, 2009 -- Absolutely Public Relation’s Maggie Chamberlin Holben, APR, will guest interview on Casey Demchak’s VoiceAmerica™ Talk Radio Show, “Essential Marketing Secrets,” Wednesday, April 29, 11 a.m. MTN. The interview focuses on Holben’s article, “Effectively Using PR To Turn Up The Volume On Your Brand,” which includes 15 tips to jump start a company’s PR engine. The show is broadcast live on the network’s business channel live, the direct link is:

Listeners can call in with questions during the live broadcast to (866) 472-5789. Following the broadcast, the interview will be available for download in MP3 podcast format. In addition, the text of the “Effectively Using PR. . .” article is posted online at the following link:

Monday, April 27, 2009

Baxa Corporation Wins Two 2009 Colorado BMA Gold Key Awards

Englewood, Colo., April 27, 2009 – Baxa Corporation, a Denver-based manufacturer of software and devices for healthcare systems, has won two Business Marketing Association Gold Key Awards for 2009. The awards – both silvers – were awarded under Product Literature for the Baxa corporate capability brochure and Web Sites/Search Engine Marketing for its in-house produced STAR Center Web site. The 2009 Gold Key Awards featured more than 50 awards from the 43 award categories, as well as five Best of Show.

The BMA Gold Key Awards are one of Colorado’s most highly acclaimed marketing competitions, with entries reviewed by a panel of six independent judges from across the US. Winners were honored during a ceremony held on April 24th at The Curtis Ballroom of Comedy Works South in Greenwood Village.

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Colorado BioScience Association Names Rick Jory Board Chair

Denver, CO, April 26, 2009 -- Rick Jory, CEO of Sandhill Scientific, Inc. (http://www.sandhillsci.com/), Highlands Ranch, was named chairperson of the board of directors for the Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) at its 2009 annual all-member meeting held at the Colorado National Golf Club facilities in Erie, CO, last Tuesday. The announcement is made by John Collar, CBSA President & CEO, who says Jory assumes chairperson responsibilities from Jack Wheeler, entrepreneur and founder of MicroPhage, Inc.

Prior to introducing Jory to the CBSA membership, Wheeler announced the following 2009 association sponsors: Platinum - Cooley Godward Kronish, Colorado State University, and the University of Colorado. Gold - Colorado Science + Technology Park at Fitzsimons, Merck & Co., Inc. and Snell & Wilmer Silver - Amgen, CaridianBCT, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Ernst & Young, Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority, and Pfizer. Bronze - Baxa Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, Fairfield & Woods, Hogan & Hartson, Holland & Hart, Johnson & Johnson, OSI Pharmaceuticals, PhRMA, Poisinelli Shughart and We Work for Health.

Monday, April 20, 2009

Baxa 'Ecological' Program Promotes Benefits of Recycling

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Baxa Corporation announces the launch of its 'ecological' program to encourage smart use of natural resources. Joining the 'green generation,' Baxa has put in place actions to celebrate Earth Day 2009 and create meaningful environmental change. Historically, Baxa has chosen product designs and raw materials that reduce waste and improve patient safety and minimize environmental impact. More recently, the company has introduced specific initiatives for reducing its environmental impact and advancing its environmental stewardship.

Friday, April 10, 2009

Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor Conference: Coming September 17th in Denver

See the future of healthcare at the Rocky Mountain region’s first and only life science investor conference, September 17th at the Ritz Carlton in Denver. The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor Conference is bringing together leading investors, emerging companies and senior executives to cultivate partnerships within the industry.

  • Thirty of this region’s most innovative private and public life science companies will present to a targeted audience of device, diagnostic and pharma investors. Registration begins April 20, 2009.
  • Presenting companies will find partnering opportunities throughout the day. To maximize time at the conference, biopartnering.com facilitates connection with potential partners weeks in advance and follow-up after the conference. Partnering opens July 20th, 2009.

The Rocky Mountain region is the largest and most advanced area between both coasts, garnering more than $10 billion dollars in financings and acquisitions since the end of 2006.

Link to the conference website

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Colorado Cleantech Industry Association Announces “Interactive Q&A: What Can Your Clean Tech Company Do to Be a Top Contender for Federal DOE Funds?”

Denver, CO, April 8, 2009 -- The Colorado Cleantech Industry Association (CCIA) and its federal lobbying firm, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, are hosting an interactive Q&A with Kyle Simpson, former Associate Deputy Secretary for DOE's Energy Programs, Mike McAdams, former Policy Advisor to BP's Lord Browne and John Herrick, former Chief Counsel for the DOE's Golden office. The announcement is made by Christine Shapard, CCIA Executive Director, who says the event is April 15, 3-5 p.m., at the offices of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, 410 Seventeenth Street, Suite 2200. Admission is free for CCIA members and $80 for non-member guests.

“We’ve all seen the headlines talking about billions of dollars of stimulus funds for renewable energy and clean technologies going to the US Department of Energy (DOE),” Shapard says. “It sounds good, and it is, but it doesn't mean much unless you are one of the grant recipients. But where is the money going and what does it take to be a top contender? This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to learn from the experts what it will take to be competitively positioned to win some of the billions invested in DOE's clean technology programs.” Advance registration requested to:

Christine (Chris) Shapard
Executive Director, Colorado
Cleantech Industry Association
1445 Market Street, 5th Floor
Denver, CO 80202, 303-623-2690

Monday, April 06, 2009

Baxa Corporation Gets Social With Facebook and LinkedIn

Colorado Medical Device Company, Baxa Corporation, invites customers to just "have fun" and use social media tools to connect and share experience on Facebook and LinkedIn. More and more healthcare facilities, medical device companies and hospitals are using social media as a powerful tool to interact with their customers on a more personal level - complementing their more formal Web site content.

Link to the PRWeb Newswire

Link to Baxa Corp's Facebook Fan Page

Link to Baxa Corp's LinkedIn Group Page