TT  University of Kentucky Office of Technology Commercialization

http://www.research.uky.edu/otc/index.html





     Office Locations:

262 ASTeCC Bldg.
Lexington, KY 40503
Phone: 859- 257-9000

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare

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    Description:

    The University of Kentucky is a catalyst for economic growth throughout Kentucky. UK President Lee T. Todd Jr. established the Office for Commercialization & Economic Development at the end of 2006 to manage the university's intellectual assets, create jobs for UK graduates and advance economic development initiatives statewide. The UKCED team of professionals is responsible for the following programs and services: The Advanced Science & Technology Commercialization Center/ASTeCC campus incubator (see profile); Intellectual property development; Commercialization of university-based intellectual properties and technologies; Investment in the commercial development of university-based technologies and technology-based businesses through Kentucky Technology Inc.; Development of the UK Coldstream Research Campus; and Business development for new and existing technology-based companies and small businesses at UK, in the Lexington/ Bluegrass region and throughout the state through: (Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship, UK/ Lexington Innovation & Commercialization Center, and Kentucky Small Business Development Center).



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Becky Naugle State Director
    Dean Harvey Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship
    Don Keach Director
    George Ward Executive Director
    Ian McClure Director

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      20/20 GeneSystems
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      3H Company
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      3P Pharmaceuticals
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      3rd Dimension Design
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      Acelagen
        web link


      Adaptive Intelligent Systems
        web link


      Advanced Dynamics
        web link


      Advanced Semiconductor Processing Technology
        web link


      Affinity Labeling Technologies
        web link


      Affitech Laboratories
        web link


      Alcomed
        web link


      Alkymos
        web link


      AllTranz
        web link


      Allylix
        web link


      ALT BioScience
        web link


      Amchael Graphics
        web link


      AMT nano
        web link


      APAX Software Development
        web link


      APOonline.org
        web link


      APST
        web link


      Artemetrx
        web link


     

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