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Couragent, Inc.

We provide patented solutions that solve everyday problems, are simple to operate, and have benefits that are not available elsewhere.

  • Stage $1M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Computers and Peripherals
  • Location Fort Collins, CO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2010
  • Employees 2
  • Website couragent.com

Company Summary

Our first product is the Flip-Pal mobile scanner. With its patented flip-and-scan technology, the scanner is placed on an object, keeping it safely in place. The exclusive EasyStitch software assembles several scans together to recreate larger originals of any size. Its initial consumer segments are "memory keepers" scanning ad-hoc documents, such as genealogists, scrapbookers, and photo enthusiasts. Several new products are under development.


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    Gordon Nuttall
    CEO, President

    Gordon enjoyed a successful and rewarding career at HP, where he was involved in engineering, innovation management, new business creation, and strategic planning, serving as a Program Director. A published author, innovation presenter, and highly driven entrepreneur, he has founded two other small businesses and three non-profits. He currently serves on the KIN Steering Committee of the Colorado office of OEDIT.

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    Lisa Milner
    Director of Marketing

    Lisa launched her career in 1989 as Services Marketing Manager for Solbourne Computer and later served as Internet Market Development Manager for CADIS Inc., Channel Development Manager for Aspect Development, and Marketing Manager for StorageTek. In 2005. She joined Sun Microsystems as Product Marketing Manager and served in that role for three years before joining QLogic as Product Marketing Manager Consultant.

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    Gene Miksch
    Director of Engineering

    Gene has more than 30 years of experience in the electronics industry, with about a third of that time spent developing imaging products. His skilled design work has placed more than 20 products into production (including seven imaging devices), spanning the consumer, commercial, and enterprise-class segments. He holds 18 U.S. patents on his work, along with several foreign patents and defensive publications,

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    Jim Pounds
    Director of Supply Chain

    Jim has more than 20 years of experience in procurement with specialized expertise in e-procurement initiatives, reverse online auctions, and supplier-management inventory processes, among other areas. He is also skilled in capacity risk management strategies to limit inventory exposure while increasing the assurance of supply for strategic components. He also co-founded Scope Consultants, which specializes in reverse auction technologies.

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    Mike Codd
    Marketing and Business Strategist

    Mike is a Senior Brand Manager and Global Product Marketing Manager specializing in managing entire product life cycles for technology solutions, consumer products, and medical devices. He has over 30 years of experience in developing Strategic and Tactical Marketing and Sales Plans that target the needs of a broad range of customer segments and distribution channels.


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    Kevin Cudney - BHFS

Previous Investors

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    28 investors from 3 prior Private Placements