Last week, the Colorado Springs Business Journal ran one of our routine features — a One-on-One profile with the interim CEO of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services, Dr. Brian Erling. The response from the health system was anything but routine, so we feel the need to set the record straight. The...
When it comes to small business and health insurance costs, there’s not much good news. A family of four is paying about $18,000 out of pocket for health insurance premiums in 2018, and that’s expected to rise another 6 percent next year. The annual cost increases are unsustainably high, a...
After four weekends, 32 hours and countless conversations and debates, the Big Horn Energy Leadership cohort came up with a set of policy goals and recommendations to effect change in the energy industry. The suggestions covered five topics: energy efficiency, carbon capture, battery recycling, climate change and disaster awareness. The group...
The first thing anyone noticed about Becky Hurley was her warm, wonderful, welcoming smile. And for me, a transplant to the Springs and a single mom with two kids in tow, that smile was like an embrace in my new career, my new home. Becky was already working at the...