Timothy Wolfe is the new general manager of the Antlers Hilton. He is the 2011 Chairman for the Colorado Hotel Lodging Association and vice president of the governor-appointed Colorado Tourism Office board of directors. Wolfe took the reins at the Antlers Hilton last month and took some time recently to talk to the CSBJ about […]
Michelle Egbert specializes in peeling back the layers of a business to see how performance can be improved. And she’s obviously pretty good at what she does, because the American Business Women’s Association has selected her as one of its top 10 women of 2006. The ABWA makes its selection every year based professional growth and career advancement.
* Name: Joe Latrell * Organization: Beyond-Earth Enterprises * Position: President/CEO * Hometown: I was born in Schenectady N.Y., but I call Colorado Springs my home. * How long have you lived in Colorado Springs: 28 years. * Education: I graduated from Widefield High School in 1985. I have taken some college courses but mostly […]
As an industrial engineer with a master’s degree in business finance, Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group CEO Mike Henne falls within the 5 percent of operating room directors nationally who aren’t registered nurses. It’s very uncommon for someone with his background to become CEO of an orthopedic group, said Henne, who has led several surgery centers […]
Denise Wells McMillon just can’t seem to stay away from Colorado Springs for very long. She worked in her family’s furniture re-upholstery business, Western Services, but left to test the waters in other parts of Colorado, California and Florida before returning to take the position of general manager.
Amy Reid is a Minnesota native and a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The newly hired CEO of the Pikes Peak Association of Realtors didn’t study anything to do with real estate, however, while growing up in the Upper Midwest. Having recently lived in the Vail Valley and Parker, Reid shared with the Business […]
Some of best advice newly elected Mayor Nick Gradisar has received came from the man at the helm in Colorado Springs. “Mayor [John] Suthers told me to make a strong effort to develop that cooperative, collaborative relationship with the city council as this new system of government takes off,” he said. “I think it’s important […]
After attending Dartmouth College, one of the most prestigious schools in the nation, Greg Givens still wasn’t sure what he wanted to do for a living. Born and raised in La Cañada Flintridge, Calif., a suburb of Los Angeles, Givens studied history and government for his undergraduate degree and even took the entrance exam for […]
Colorado Springs native Nicole Nicoletta describes herself as a college professor, mental and behavioral health provider, community activist and independent scholar. Now she can add another title: Mayor of Manitou Springs. Elected to the Manitou Springs City Council in 2014, Nicoletta won a remarkably close mayoral election Nov. 3. Only 10 votes separated her from […]
* Name: Roger Boyles * Organization: United Restaurant Supply Inc. * Position: President * Hometown: Colorado Springs * How long have you lived in Colorado Springs: My family moved to Colorado Springs from Denver in 1965. I am a rare third generation native of Colorado. * Education: Wasson High School (1971) Westmont College BA (1975) […]
While Elise Pickering has never officially lived in Colorado Springs, she has the responsibility for acting as its voice at the nation’s capital. Pickering represents Colorado Springs and its Pikes Peak Federal Action Coalition, or mPACT, as a lobbyist at the bipartisan firm of Mehlman, Castagnetti, Rosen, Bingel and Thomas. The coalition is a group […]
You may not see Mark Iorio wearing a white lab coat with a stethoscope stuffed in the pocket, but he knows how to keep a physicians’ network in good health. Iorio is CEO of Colorado Springs Health Partners, a group of 90 Colorado Springs physicians. As the city has grown, so has CSHP, which was formed nearly 60 years ago by six World War II veterans who were doctors. Today, the organization numbers some 700 employees, including physicians and their support staff, at 11 locations.