Falcon Technologies was the first company to graduate from the WTBC. They produce specialty computers for day traders. This organization has had a five-year growth rate of over 400% and was named to Inc. Magazine's 2009 Inc. 5000 list as the 686th fastest growing company in America and the 4th fastest growing company among computer hardware firms.
The second company to graduate from the WTBC was Firehole Technologies. Firehole Composites, formerly known as Firehole Technologies, was acquired by Autodesk in early 2013. Autodesk, Inc. is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art software for global markets. Firehole produced software used by composite material manufacturers to conduct fault analysis and improve the design of products. The company showed strong growth and acquired CompositePro from Peak Composites, Inc. and had been awarded a contract with Lockheed-Martin as it develops the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. Autodesk will continue to grow the division in Wyoming.
Happy Jack Software graduated from the WTBC in November 2010. Happy Jack Software specializes in developing Web-based software solutions and grew from two to 22 employees during its time located in the WTBC. Launched in 2005, Happy Jack Software released their Kalendi online calendar application, an enterprise class event management system. In 2006 Happy Jack Software partnered with Emissary Professional Group, LLC (EPG), a closed door pharmacy specializing in the delivery of pharmaceuticals to 25 Long Term Care and HMO customers. The partnership resulted in MedRight™, a software package designed to deliver superior resident care.
Medicine Bow Technologies, graduated in December 2011. Medicine Bow Technologies, founded in 2006, provides solutions and products for regional clinics and healthcare practice hospitals. Medicine Bow Technologies also offers solutions and products for law firms, banks, and other technology dependent businesses.
Our fifth graduate of the WTBC, TigerTree was created in 2007 as the direct result of winning the University of Wyoming's $10K Business Plan Competition presented by the College of Business. TigerTree is focused on caring for and protecting trees in Wyoming and the surrounding region. By looking for urban and forest solutions to tree health, TigerTree is able to preserve and protect the health of this natural resource, even in times of hardship such as the recent Mountain Pine Beetle infestation.
Bright Agrotech, LLC has developed several products to encourage people to farm. Their products include the Hanging ZipGrowTM Tower and ZipGrow Matrix MediaTM Replacement. These hydroponic production towers are highly productive, modular, and are functional in a variety of plant production settings. Bright Agrotech, LLC has designed a product that can be used for commercial greens production as well as landscape design. Their product allows produce to be displayed whole and un-harvested in the marketplace and gives consumers the ultimate experience in freshness, nutrition, and flavor.
AEI develops and manufactures ultrasonic nondestructive test equipment, and instrumentation for control and measurement systems. In 2002, AEI received an NSF SBIR Phase I Feasibility Study grant to develop a proprietary Electro Magnetic Acoustic Transducer (EMAT) and instrumentation that uses variable polarization shear waves to measure longitudinal stress in steel. In 2010, AEI received another NSF SBIR Phase I Feasibility Study for their research titled: “Using Ultrasonic Shear Polarization Contrast to Locate and Size Defects." AEI developed a mathematical model to prove feasibility of detecting and sizing defects in steel structures and components using the EMAT and custom instrumentation and software.
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Z4 Energy Systems, LLC (Z4), was founded in 2004. The company focuses on developing reliable renewable energy products for individuals, small business, and agricultural consumers. In 2008, Z4 received SBIR funding through the National Science Foundation and U.S. Department of Agriculture to develop a self-adapting rotor blade for small wind turbines, a wind-powered water pumping system featuring compressed air energy storage, and a 100% solar-powered livestock watering tank de-icing system. The company is currently in Phase II development on the Rotar Blade and Wind-Powered Water-Well Pumping projects. In 2012, Z4 plans to have field-tested prototypes for each.