ACA Responds to Critical Issues – “There Is Much to Do”

By Bluegrass Angels / June 10, 2020 / Comments Off on ACA Responds to Critical Issues – “There Is Much to Do”

We are deeply saddened and disturbed by the senseless deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and too many others.  ACA stands for social justice, equal opportunity, and social mobility through the power of entrepreneurship. We have no place for racism. Although diversity is one of our core values, unlike our gender diversity initiatives,…

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Looking for funding for your Kentucky Startup?

By Bluegrass Angels / June 9, 2020 / Comments Off on Looking for funding for your Kentucky Startup?

Looking for funding for your Kentucky Startup? Talk to an angel! Visit https://bit.ly/3bJqVc7 to apply for funding from the Bluegrass Angels. #angelinvesting #kentuckystartup #startuplex #businessfunding

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Poseida Therapeutics Announces Dosing of First Patient in Phase 1 Clinical Trial of P-PSMA-101 Autologous CAR-T for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

By Bluegrass Angels / June 3, 2020 / Comments Off on Poseida Therapeutics Announces Dosing of First Patient in Phase 1 Clinical Trial of P-PSMA-101 Autologous CAR-T for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

SAN DIEGO, May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Poseida Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to utilizing proprietary non-viral gene engineering platform technologies to create next generation cell and gene therapeutics with the capacity to cure, today announced the first patient has been dosed in its Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating P-PSMA-101, its autologous CAR-T therapeutic…

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Launch Blue now has applications open for the fall 2020 cohort Launch Blue pe-seed accelerator program

By Bluegrass Angels / June 1, 2020 / Comments Off on Launch Blue now has applications open for the fall 2020 cohort Launch Blue pe-seed accelerator program

Launch Blue now has applications open for the fall 2020 cohort Launch Blue pe-seed accelerator program. Follow the link below for more information. #launchblue #startups Application opens today for the fall 2020 cohort of the Launch Blue pre-seed accelerator program! Learn more about the program and apply at http://ow.ly/dvA150zU6Bc

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Our Mission

By Bluegrass Angels / June 1, 2020 / Comments Off on Our Mission

Our Mission: To invest in Kentucky start-up technology companies who have identified a clear exit strategy, the ability to create strong financial returns for our members, and a promise to create new jobs for the Kentucky economy. Visit https://bit.ly/3dAVW3p to learn more about becoming a member of Bluegrass Angels. #angelinvesting #startuplex #Kentucky #businessinvestment #technology

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ACA Angel University Offers Flexible Learning Options Tailored to Your Schedule

By Bluegrass Angels / May 22, 2020 / Comments Off on ACA Angel University Offers Flexible Learning Options Tailored to Your Schedule

Angel investing is not a black art. It is not based solely on luck or intuition, although both are helpful. Successful angels study their craft, build a comprehensive understanding of the asset class, and develop strategic, purposeful practices for evaluating and managing investments. ACA Angel University is built to deliver cutting-edge insights, practical tips and lessons…

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Imagine H20 Accelerator Award 2019

PowerTech Water achieved Imagine H2O’s Accelerator Cohort for 2019!

By Bluegrass Angels / December 20, 2018 /

PowerTech Water achieved Imagine H2O’s Accelerator Award for 2019! Here is what their CEO, Cameron Lippert had to say “It is with great pride that I get to inform everyone that PowerTech Water is a member of the Imagine H2O Accelerator Cohort for 2019. This is a great honor and huge validation for what the…

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Smart Farm noted as one of Lexington’s key entrepreneurial companies at annual SPARK summit

By Bluegrass Angels / October 2, 2018 /

“Lexington’s developing entrepreneurial ‘ecosystem’ takes center stage at annual SPARK summit.” “Roughly 150 startup business owners and investors gathered October 2, 2018 at the SPARK Angel Investors Summit to connect and share knowledge about the region’s developing ecosystem of entrepreneurial activity. That ecosystem – along with the businesses, jobs and investment that it supports –…

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Smart Farm featured in The Lexington Herald Leader.

By Bluegrass Angels / January 25, 2018 /

Can tech from smart homes help run smarter farms? This company thinks so. Nicholasville-based Smart Farm is part of the wave of companies rapidly changing farming through technology. Tom Martin talked with Smart Farm president and chief technology officer Bob Farinelli. Read more here.

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Smart Farm Featured in Talk Business & Politics.

By Bluegrass Angels / September 9, 2017 /

Caraway farmer helps develop innovative irrigation system technology. “Water use is critical to any successful farm and a new irrigation-regulating system has been developed by the private company, Smart Farm Inc. The Intelligent Irrigation System allows for precision irrigation, Smart Farm President Bob Farinelli said. Farmers will be able to deliver precise amounts of water…

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