View Post

Catalyst Campus builds cyber partnerships

post-info-wrap post-header   social-sharing-top The Catalyst Campus is only a few weeks from its scheduled June 14 grand opening, yet one tenant — the Center for Technology, Research and Commercialization — has been hard at work since it launched in November. C-TRAC, the nonprofit technology transfer arm of the campus, is establishing partnerships meant to bridge the gap between the …

View Post

Catalyst Campus vision: To grow community

post-info-out social-sharing-top Creation of collaborative space, labs for research and development, a cyber and space operations center and a classified facility are just a few plans in motion at the privately funded Catalyst Campus, designed to increase community collaboration and local business and job growth, while also putting Colorado Springs on the map in aerospace and defense. With a grand …

View Post

New Colorado Springs center to help defense contractors diversify

A new center operated by two trade associations will open next month in the Catalyst Campus near downtown Colorado Springs to help defense contractors diversify into new markets to cope with military budget cuts and to help manufacturers develop new markets and start using advanced technologies. The FourFront Fuse Impact Center will be operated by a partnership of the Golden-based …

View Post

State manufacturing program to launch at Catalyst Campus

social-sharing-top Two Colorado trade associations are partnering to launch the FourFront Fuse Impact Center at Catalyst Campus, according to a news release issued by the O’Neil Group Company, which is developing the campus. The center is scheduled to open in February with a formal launch in late March or early April. “After several months of community discussions, Colorado Advanced Manufacturing Alliance has …

View Post

Ten game-changers to watch in 2016

social-sharing-top As we move into  the new year, one can’t help but wonder what 2016 will bring for Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. We have so much momentum building across the area, in business as well as tourism, economic development and local government. But it still takes people with energy, ideas and boundless determination to continue that forward …

View Post

2016: Centering on cyber in the Springs

social-sharing-top At the beginning of 2016, the cybersecurity industry continues to move at a rapid pace — integrating with space and satellite research and increasing the need for government agencies to partner with private industries working day-to-day on cybersecurity. And Colorado Springs is in the thick of the activity. Local cyber experts say there is a need for unity in …

View Post

O’Neil’s cyber venture draws state support

social-sharing-top A few years ago, the O’Neil Group was quietly successful. It owned Braxton Technologies, a satellite control and maintenance firm, a staffing company, an engineering firm, a real estate business and a property management firm, among others. Then CEO Kevin O’Neil made the first announcement that surprised the local business community: He’d purchased the U.S. Bank Building downtown at …

View Post

Catalyst Campus receives $750K state grant

social-sharing-top The Catalyst Campus for Technology & Innovation was awarded a $750,000 grant from the Colorado Economic Development Commission, to build out IT infrastructure and a unique industry-sponsored, cyber- and space-based research and development laboratory/operations center. Partners of Catalyst Campus will provide $1.5 million in matching funds to establish the Cyber and Space Operations Center (CSOC), where satellite, space and GPS …

View Post

Catalyst Campus gets grant for high-tech lab

  COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 14, 2015 – The Catalyst Campus for Technology & Innovation was awarded a $750,000 grant from the Colorado Economic Development Commission, to build out IT infrastructure and a unique industry-sponsored, cyber- and space-based research and development laboratory/operations center. Partners of Catalyst Campus will provide $1.5 million in matching funds to establish the Cyber and Space …