Ben Taylor, 33, is a Palmer High School graduate and a native of Colorado Springs. Today he works as provider relations coordinator for Southern Colorado at Centura Health. His supervisor and Rising Stars nominator Mary Coleman, manager of provider relations and legislative advocacy at Centura, said Taylor deserved recognition for...
Catering Companies Picnic Basket Catering, Cravings Special Events and Buffalo Gals Grilling Co. 1701 S. Eighth St. Phone: 635-0200 Web: bestcaterer.net Year Established: 1989 Number of Employees: 30-40 full-time, 50-70 half-time What makes your business stand out from its competition? “Good food is important, but it’s just as much about the high quality of the service as...
Although Sloan Gonzales was born in Texas, she doesn’t hesitate for a moment to call Colorado Springs home. The Doherty High School graduate moved here at age 6, and went on to complete both her undergraduate (sociology) and master’s (communication) degrees from UCCS. Today, Gonzales, 29, is employed by Leadership Pikes...
Cousins Ian and Nick Lee opened the gin distillery, Lee Spirits Co., in Colorado Springs in 2013 — and the party hasn’t stopped since. Along with its speakeasy-style tasting room, Brooklyn’s on Boulder St., Lee Spirits pulls in nearly 20 times the revenue it did in 2015, making it...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwOl0guyd8E Doris Ralston is a modest woman who’s most comfortable shining the spotlight on the people around her. Ralston works as executive director of the Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation. She’s also the only employee, so she does it all there, from making bank deposits to organizing board meetings and writing the...
Suzi Bach, Ramsgate Management Services “The Mayor’s wife” still has an odd ring in Suzi Bach’s ear, but it’s starting to grow on her, as the “job” of being the First Lady of Colorado Springs becomes increasingly fascinating. “It’s kind of funny when we’re out and about and somebody says to...
Charlie Dunn is an impressive figure in the community, especially given his age. In fewer than eight years working for Northwestern Mutual in Colorado Springs, he has become a successful wealth management adviser with an independent practice; he has a family, a love for cycling and a penchant for community...