March 12, 2019: Presented at SXSW in Austin, TX: Nature Inspired Innovation: From Lab to Market
February 13: Third party analysis determined Living Ink’s black Algae Ink™ is a deeper black and more resilient to UV light than traditional carbon black ink.
January 30, 2019: Presenting at the Packaging of Perfume and Cosmetics and Design show in Paris, France
January 19, 2019: Colorado State University study determines that Living Ink pigments have a carbon negative footprint
January 12, 2019: Living Ink selected as a top 80 Deeptech Startup finalist by hello tomorrow Global Challenge
November 15, 2018: Awarded $175,000 from the State of Colorado Office of Economic Development
October 22, 2018: Highlighted in Earth Science Week: Earth as inspiration
October 16, 2018: Living Ink speaks at the Algae Biomass Summit in Houston, TX
July 24, 2018: Scott interviewed on podcast: Learning with Lowell
May 5th, 2018: Six companies revolutionizing sustainability at Plug and Play
March 14, 2018: Awarded a National Science Foundation Phase II SBIR grant for $750,000 [press release]
March 1, 2018: Invited into the Plug and Play Accelerator Program in Sunnyvale, CA.
December 8, 2017: Pitched at the UBS Global Philanthropic Forum in St. Moritiz, Switzerland.
November 30: Presented and networked with companies looking to build the circular economy at LAUNCH NORDIC in Ebeltoft, Denmark
October 17, 2017: Honored to be in the "Hot 40": 40 Hottest Emerging Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, 2017-2018
October 16, 2017: Excited to join the Launch Nordic Accelerator in Denmark and collaborate with partners to help build out the circular economy.
October 3, 2017: Presented at Synbiobeta 2017 conference in San Francisco, California
September 22, 2017: Living Ink collaborates with Ecoenclose and Alluvian to print Algae Ink on cardboard packaging
July 20, 2017: Top 25 nominee in the Green Challenge
June 19, 2017: Living Ink develops a black algae-derived ink product
May 18, 2017: Living Ink gets investment from the State of Colorado Advanced Industries grant
April 27, 2017: Scott gives Keynote at Colorado State University Demo Days to celebrate entrepreneurship
March 1-3, 2017: Invited to speak at the Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference in Washington D.C.
February 2, 2017: Packaging ink applications highlighted in Colorado Biz
February 7, 2017: Cellana and Living Ink Enter into a Joint Development and Offtake Agreement for Sustainable Algae Inks
December 14, 2016: The National Science Foundation has awarded Living Ink with a $225K investment through a Small Business Innovation Research grant [press release]
November 17, 2016: Living Ink attends and speaks at biofabricate in NYC
October 4, 2016: Scott publishes algae cultivation research and development paper in the journal Algal Research
September 22, 2016: Living Ink partners with Upslope Brewery and Boom Algae to grow algae using waste CO2 and H2O for the production of algae-derived ink
August 9, 2016: Steve publishes "The rise and fall of innovation in biofuels" in Nature Biotechnology
June 25, 2016: Scott gives TEDxMileHigh talk
January 31, 2016: Named a 'Top 50 Colorado Startups to watch' by Built in Colorado
January 15, 2016: Living Ink blurb in Popular Science: In Living Color: Microbes Make Tomorrow's Ink
January 6 2016: highlighted in CoExist: Write Messages that Morph Over Time With Sustainable Algae-Based Ink
January 6, 2016: CSU grads invent 'Living Ink' on NBC 9News in Denver
December 20, 2015: Co-founder Steve Albers publishes his work in Journal of Biotechnology
November 30, 2015: Gizmodo: Ink made from living algae powers the world's first chia pen
November 30, 2015: Launched Living Ink| Time-lapse Bio-Ink on Kickstarter
November 29, 2015: Biobased Digest: Living Ink Technologies takes its algae-based time-lapse ink to Kickstarter
October 10, 2015: Living Ink's presence at the Noco Maker Faire was covered by the Report Herald!
October 6, 2015: Presented at SXSW Eco in Austin, Texas.
September 8, 2015: 5 Northern Colorado tech companies you should know
August 25, 2015: Honored to be named a finalist at SXSW Eco
July 23, 2015: Featured in Built in Colorado: How 2 CSU scientists are turning pond scum into a $5.5K per gallon commodity
June 25, 2015: Advanced to the National Department of Energy Pitch Competition in Washington D.C..
June 15, 2015: Living Ink Technologies interviewed by ABC 7 The Now Denver!
June 10, 2015: Living Ink wins grand prize at CU Denver business Competition and $10,000.
April 30, 2015: Living Ink Wins 1st place, $50,000, and a spot in the U.S. Department of Energy National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition in Washington D.C. on June, 24, 2015
April 30, 2015: National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition: Living Ink Technologies Wins CU Clean Energy Competition Regional Championship
April 10, 2015: National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition: Living Ink wins a spot in the finals!
March 24, 2015: Collegian article: Write it with algae: CSU grad students take their science to the business world
August 5, 2014: We met with representative Jared Polis at the CSU Powerhouse Institute on National Startup Day!
June 8, 2014: We are unbelievably grateful to be an official client company at the Rocky Mountain Innosphere!
May 13, 2014: Excited to enter the CSU hatchery!
May 4, 2014: Today @ Colorado State University piece on Living Ink taking second place at Blue Ocean Challange
May 2, 2014: Highlighted in Algae Industry Magazine.
April 28, 2014: Interviewed by Ryan Warner of Colorado Matters on Colorado Public Radio, Listen to interview
April 24, 2014: Steve and Scott interviewed by Trevor Crow of The Entrepreneur Show: podcast
March 19, 2014: Presented at the Colorado State University College of Business Alumni Association Roundtable: Turning Ideas into Businesses
February 28, 2014: Short piece by local Northern Colorado organization, Sproul Creative Graphics and Website Design
February 27, 2014: Presenting at Northern Colorado's 1 Million Cups on Wednesday, March 5th
February 17, 2014: Living Ink Technologies was highlighted by a friend and colleague in the algae industry, Andy Potter: Algae Analytics Blog
February 11, 2014: Excited to be named a finalist in the Blue Ocean Enterprise Challenge
January 3, 2014: Co-Founder Scott Fulbright publishes algae research paper in algal research
December 12, 2013: Officially accepted into the Colorado State University Venture Accelerator Program: Coloradoan
April 30, 2013: Co-Founder Steve Albers' PhD research highlighted by To the Point of Science