Kudos! – Oct. 24, 2013

UCCS scholarship announced in Nathan’s honor ANB Bank will honor its former president Dennis Nathan with a new scholarship for students in the College of Business at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The $2,500 annual scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate business student who displays strong academic achievement and financial need. The scholarship […]

Kudos! – October 18, 2013

Wal-Mart Foundation grants $34,000 Pikes Peak Community Action Agency received a $34,000 grant from the Wal-Mart Foundation for its Transition to Independence Program. The agency estimated that the grant will help PPCAA be able to help an additional 40 low-income individuals. Discover Goodwill goes Gold Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado was elevated to […]

Kudos! – October 11, 2013

Gleason helps save a life Colorado Springs attorney Ed Gleason was recognized with the Exceptional Service Award by the American Bar Association for outstanding pro bono representation of a prisoner on death row. Gleason’s recognition stemmed from his work to overturn the death sentence of Manuel Velez. Some 250 attorneys worked on this case from […]

Kudos! – October 3, 2013

Salzman honored with Realtor Emeritus status Harry Salzman, broker and owner of Salzman Real Estate Service, received Realtor Emeritus status from the National Association of Realtors. The honor was awarded in “recognition of 40 cumulative years of membership in the NAR and in recognition of his valuable and lasting contribution to the real estate profession,” […]

Kudos! – September 27, 2013

Mountain recognized Amanda Mountain of Rocky Mountain PBS was recently named one of the Top 25 Most Influential Young Professionals by ColoradoBiz magazine. She was recognized at the Fourth Annual GenXYZ event in Denver. Utilities wins national honor Colorado Springs Utilities and its CEO Jerry Forte received the 2013 Employer Support Freedom Award from the […]

Kudos! – August 16, 2013

Ent provides help for fire relief Ent Federal Credit Union employees raised $5,855 to assist Tri-Lakes Cares, a local organization working to support recovery efforts for community members impacted by the Black Forest fire. Ent also supported the American Red Cross – Pikes Peak Chapter and Pikes Peak Community Foundation’s Black Forest Fire Emergency Relief […]

Kudos – August 2, 2013

Early Connections Learning Centers earns $151,000 grant Early Connections Learning Centers has been awarded a $151,240 two-year grant from the Colorado Health Foundation to support a new behavioral health initiative. The grant will fund a behavioral health program designed to promote the healthy social and emotional development of children. “Parents are struggling to meet the […]

Kudos! – July 26, 2013

CIA-Leavitt Agency wins honor The Leavitt Group recently awarded CIA-Leavitt Insurance Agency with an “Agency Excellence Award.” Dan Bowers, the local managing co-owner of the agency, accepted the award during the Leavitt Group’s annual conference this year in Scottsdale, Ariz. CIA-Leavitt Insurance Agency is part of the Leavitt Group, one of the largest privately held […]

Kudos! – July 19, 2013

Morgan Stanley helps Care and Share program Care and Share Food Bank of Southern Colorado received a $50,000 grant from Morgan Stanley to fund its Send Hunger Packing Program, a child hunger initiative that helps to make sure children are fed when they are not in school. In total, Morgan Stanley has committed more than […]

Kudos! – July 12, 2013

Residence Inn wins customer service awards The Residence Inn by Marriott Air Force Academy won three awards for customer service based entirely on customer feedback. Marriott International recognized the all-suite hotel as a Platinum Hotel. To receive this award, a hotel must receive a guest satisfaction rating within the top 5 percent of more than […]