cycleWood Solutions creates biodegradable plastics from sustainable resources. The initial focus of cycleWood Solutions is to displace the single-use plastic bag with the XyloBag, a biodegradable alternative that is made primarily from lignin. www.cyclewood.com
EnTouch Controls is a leading provider of energy management systems for small businesses. The innovative EnTouch EMS is a unique energy management offering for small business owners who have been left behind by traditional building automation solutions. With a simple to install, low cost and easy to use system they automate energy optimization and enable their customers to do what they do best - run their businesses. www.entouchcontrols.com
Koupon Media is an innovative mobile coupon delivery, fulfillment and analytics platform for consumer product brands. Their single-use coupons eliminate fraud from the fulfillment process, and are delivered via QR code, bar code, text message, email, or social-media websites. The Koupon Media fulfillment platform has been integrated with a variety of retailer point-of-sale (POS) systems, providing brands both enhanced product control and detailed analytics to better determine consumer buying behavior. The company was founded in 2011 by mobile technology entrepreneurs T.J. Person and Scott Hutchinson, who have a combined 30 years of experience in the mobile content, advertising and marketing industries. Koupon Media is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices in Chicago, Illinois. www.kouponmedia.com
NetSocket Inc.'s real-time IP service assurance solution allows IP network operators to correlate information from the application/service, media, and underlying IP network layers into a single, dynamic 'information mashup' that yields new and uniquely useful insights as well as clear resource control. www.netsocket.com
Nitero is a millimeter-wave fabless semiconductor company dedicated to developing solutions for next-generation Wi-Fi to enable cable-free multi-gigabit-per-second data communication. www.nitero.com
Vobi leverages the mobile phone number as the control point for identity and collaboration. The mobile identity is the starting point for contextual collaboration. Contextual collaboration is collaboration that examines user context, content and identity to form a more powerful interaction experience. Vobi is the first company to stretch the use of the users mobile voice activity into collaboration activity and business intelligence. www.vobi.com
Noofangle Media, Inc., works with leading media companies to expand their online revenue potential by providing professionally produced content and products that enable its partners to grow their audience online. www.noofanglemedia.com
Acquired by GameStop Corporation (NYSE: GME).
Spawn Labs, Inc. lets gamers play their console video games either alone or with friends at home or on the road from a network-connected computer as if they were sitting in front of their console and TV at home. www.spawnlabs.com
Acquired by Gaiam (NASDAQ: GAIA)
Social network for Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability (LOHAS) market.