The 2017 Demo Day is likely to be its last, as the group moves away from a traditional accelerator to focus on more, shorter programs.

Nine companies present their pitches in MergeLane’s final Demo Day

BOULDER — Nine companies presented on Thursday morning in what turned out to be MergeLane’s last Demo Day. The venture fund is switching gears from running its accelerator program to running multiple, short programs throughout the year. But the nine companies who presented their pitches at Boulder Theater became part of the 27 companies that went through the accelerator and joined MergeLane’s overall mission of changing the ratio of women to men in leadership positions…