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Two days, 18 business plans and the winner is…

The week before last I participated as a judge for the finalists in this year’s 2010 Cleantech Open national competition. At first, the daunting task of reading 18 business plans (20+ pages each) in less than one week h…

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Tough choices: top cleantech finance pros

Last week we published the list of top 20 cleantech finance pros to watch in the coming year. I created the list after careful consideration and with great input from industry sources—but it was difficult to narrow the f…

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Clean energy needs federal policy commitment, project funding

I attended the third annual Cooley Clean Energy and Technologies Conference November 2 in Redwood Shores, and there were several interesting speakers and discussions. The event focused on innovative models in business, fin…

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Great clients + good food and wine = success

I’m happy to report that a great time was had by all at RoseRyan’s annual client appreciation party. More than 70 clients and RoseRyan folks gathered to toast success, network and enjoy being appreciated and pamper…

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Rev rec worries? Just give it time (and remember to breathe)

The new rev rec guidelines have made for some labor-intensive process changes in some of the client companies that we work for. It took me back in time to the initiation of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance and how it mad…

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