Bioscience

8 Arizona firms to compete for investor funds

September 29, 2009

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: The Arizona Republic] – Eight Arizona enterprises and five from out of state will vie for funding in December at the annual Invest Southwest Capital Conference in Scottsdale.

The 13 companies were selected from 65 applicants who sought the opportunity to pitch their firm in front of investors in hopes of raising between $500,000 and $5 million.

The companies include a Phoenix firm with technology to recycle scrap tires, a Tucson solar-electricity developer and a gene-synthesis company in Tempe.

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