Startups in Colorado raised $279 million in March, according to a review of Form Ds filed with the SEC.
The majority of funds came from startups in Denver, which raised $266 million, while Boulder startups raised $1.3 million and startups in the rest of the state raised $12 million.
BusinessDen defines a startup as a company that is 10 years old or less and excludes funds, publicly traded companies and real estate ventures.
When nonstartups are counted, Colorado companies raised $1.2 billion in March.
Here is a roundup of some of the startups that raised money last month:
- – Denver-based NextHealth Technologies raised $16.8 million.
- – Shotzr, a Denver-based stock photo app, raised $3 million.
- – Good Buy Gear, a secondhand baby and toddler gear reseller, raised $2 million.
- – Denver-based RavenWindow, which makes windows that adjust tint based on the amount of sunlight coming in, raised $400,000.
- – PuppTech, a Denver-based pet-monitoring startup, raised $200,000.