Boulder iQ in the News



Funding a Medical Device Startup in 2024? What to Expect
Medical Product Outsourcing – May 21, 2024


A Holistic Approach To Your Medical Device’s Usability
Med Device Online – April 8, 2024


Designing for Terminal Sterilization Versus Re-Sterilization
Orthopedic Design & Technology – March 7, 2024



Key Considerations In “Intended Use” And “Indications For Use” Statements For Medical Devices

Med Device Online – Dec. 14, 2023

5 Smart Manufacturing Strategies For Medical Device Startups

Med Device Online – Sept. 28, 2023


Biocompatibility Testing Tips To Speed Your Medical Device To Market

Med Device Online – July 12, 2023


World’s Largest Contract Chlorine Dioxide Sterilization Chamber Opens Soon

Medical Design & Outsourcing – June 5, 2023


5 Common Startup Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

Medical Product Outsourcing – March 28, 2023

The Road to ISO 13485 Certification: Tips for Effective Audits

Med Device Online – March 23, 2023




What’s Wrong with the Medtech R&D Department?

Med Device Online – November 22, 2022

You Have a Medical Device Proof of Concept. Now What?

Med Device Online – October 5, 2022

The 5 Common Medical Device Startup Challenges (and How to Overcome Them)

Med Device Online – June 20, 2022

5 Key Steps For FDA Q-Submissions

Med Device Online – April 18, 2022 

Medical Device Packaging Labels

Med Device Online – March 16, 2022

How to Untangle Your Medtech Regulatory, Engineering & Business Decisions

Med Device Online – Jan. 3, 2022



5 Tips to Make Your Medical Device More Accessible

Med Device Online – Nov. 8, 2021

3D Printing: Separating Fantasy from Reality in Medical Device Development
Medical Product Outsourcing – Sept. 10, 2021

Medical Device Packaging Considerations For Product Developers: Begin With The End In Mind
Medical Device Online – Aug. 11, 2021

Boulder iQ adds exec from accelerator participant to board
Boulder Daily Camera – Aug. 9, 2021

Boulder iQ adds exec from accelerator participant to board
BizWest – Aug. 9, 2021

Examining Device Packaging and Sterilization Options
Medical Product Outsourcing – June 2021

How To Eliminate The Gate In Medtech Product Development’s Phase-Gate Approach
Med Device Online – May 19, 2021

Boulder iQ selects first firm for medical-device accelerator
Boulder Daily Camera, BizWest – March 10, 2021

Stressed Testing: Challenges with Medical Device Testing
MPO Magazine – March, 2021




Boulder iQ Doubles Sterilization Capacity
Boulder Daily Camera, BizWest – Sep 14, 2020

Boulder iQ Doubles Sterilization Capacity
Spot On Colorado – Sep 14, 2020

Boulder iQ finds new Boulder home amid contract boom
Boulder Daily Camera – May 8, 2020

Boulder iQ launches ethylene oxide sterilization service
Innovationews – April 6, 2020

Boulder iQ names Peggy Fasano new company COO
Innovationews – March 27, 2020



Boulder iQ: A One-Stop Shop for Medical Device Development
MedTechOutlook – July 2019

Boulder iQ now accepting applications for its medical device accelerator
InnovatioNews – May 17, 2019

Boulder iQ Names Kevin Horky Vice President of Business Development
Denver Business Journal – February 13, 2019




Boulder iQ Company Week
CompanyWeek – September 24, 2018

Company says notified-body bottleneck still a concern in EU
BioWorld MedTech – September 4, 2018


Past Releases


The following news releases were issued by Sophono Inc. under the direction of Jim Kasic who was at that time the CEO.

Colorado Biz Magazine Names Sophono Finalist in Top Company Awards Program
July 30, 2013

Sophono Details Advances in Bone Conduction Technology to Help Children with Hearing Problems
July 24, 2013

Study Confirms Long-Term Effectiveness of Abutment-Free Sophono System for Aural Atresia Patients
June 26, 2013

Abutment-Free Sophono Systems Produce Comparable Study Results to Cochlear’s Baha Products, With Fewer Complications
May 21, 2013

Sophono Offers 5 Steps to Take for First Visit with Audiologist or ENT
April 30, 2013

Minneapolis Girl Receives the Gift of Hearing
March 28, 2013

Sophono Offers 3 Key Tips to Prevent Hearing Loss
March 6, 2013

Skinits™ Add Style, Protection to Abutment-Free Sophono Hearing System
February 27, 2013

New Study Shows Impressive Results with Abutment-Free Sophono System
February 7, 2013

Sophono Alpha 2 Hearing System Meets Standards for MRI Testing
January 31, 2013

Sophon Celebrates Recognition as ‘Colorado Company to Watch’
January 25, 2013

Implantable Magnets Restore Surround Hearing for Malibu Resident
January 15, 2013

Colorado BioScience Association Names Sophono ‘Rising Star’ for 2012
December 12, 2012

Toronto Teen Set to Receive First Sophono Hearing Device in Canada
November 30, 2012

Colorado BioScience Association Names Sophono Finalist for ‘Rising Star’
November 27, 2012

Sophono Moves to larger Offices in Boulder
October 2, 2012

Sophono Introduces New Bone Conduction Hearing Device
September 5, 2012

Sophono, Inc. Secures $7 Million in New Financing
August 27, 2012

The Colorado Institute for Drug, Device and Diagnostic Development Announces Companies Selected from its First Solicitation: Sophono Inc., Receiving $600K; and PeptiVir, Inc., $300K
September 27, 2010

Boulder iQ Spokespersons

Jim Kasic
President and CEO

Kevin Horky
Vice President of Business Development