Colorado State University awards 30 percent of the state’s science, math, engineering, and technology degrees. Many of the graduates in these fields go on to use the skills they learned at CSU to build startup companies.

Built in Colorado featured CSU Venture licensing manager Steve Albers for his role as co-founder and CTO of Living Ink Technologies. Located in Aurora, Living Ink Technologies is a bioscience research and product company that is developing environmentally safe and sustainable printing inks grown from algae.

Read more about Steve and the other featured entrepreneurs here.