Matt Barrett still uses a key piece of advice given to him early in his career by mentor Harold Larson, former chairman of the Service Corps of Retired Executives. “The first thing he told me is there are about 100 people in this community you need to get to know,”...
By Amber Baillie Six mayors from the Pikes Peak region — and the deputy garrison commander from Fort Carson — gathered for the Business Journal’s third annual regional mayors forum July 21 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel to discuss their cities’ challenges and issues — and need to find...
The Ridge in Castle Rock, Bear Dance and 4 Mile Ranch  You have heard of a ski bus, well this is a golf bus. We do the driving to a great course, you have a great day networking and hitting the links. July bus will be going to The Ridge in...
Despite being within about an hour’s drive of each other, some issues facing the Tri-Lakes region, Colorado Springs, western and southern El Paso County, Teller County and Pueblo can seem worlds apart. Barriers were broken down last week, however, as leaders from those communities gathered for the Colorado Springs Business...
Mango fan Django will play its gypsy jazz at Jazz in the Garden for the first 2015 summer music concert. Music will start at 7 p.m. at the north garden at the tower of Grace and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 601 N. Tejon St. at the corner of north Tejon and...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Embassy Suites, 7290 Commerce Center Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80919 This breakfast powered by Platinum Relations and Stockman Kast Ryan. Are you practicing safe Cyber Security? What you don't know may take down your entire company. There are two types of businesses...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Doubletree World Arena, 1775 East Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80906 The space industry is continuing to grow in the state of Colorado and our city. It is important for the business community to understand Space Command and Army Space missions...
The benefits of athletic competition go far beyond a trim waistline. Many who compete, including those who do so at the highest level, say it has made them more complete human beings. The Colorado Springs Business Journal and Team Principal will explore how sports and life overlap at its Power Lunch: Sports Lessons Applied to […]
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As the Colorado Springs community looks to strengthen its regional economy, local higher education leaders work to align their institutions with progress to create an effective workforce. This is among the topics that will be discussed at the Colorado Springs Business Journal’s final Power Lunch of 2013, scheduled for 11:30...
For the average tourist, a trip to the summit of Pikes Peak means ambling ever upward in the family minivan — the cooler packed with sandwiches, the air conditioning on full blast and the children strapped in the back screaming about who’s touching whom. And while the 14,110-foot summit is accessible most summer days to […]
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Business Development Saturday, Feb. 17 SBDC: Business Plan Weekend Boot Camp  Learn more about creating a business plan. Course is specifically for Southeast Colorado Springs and spans two weekends, free, Feb. 17, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Feb. 18, 1-5 p.m.; Feb. 24, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Feb. 25, 1-5 p.m. Sand Creek Library,...
For entrepreneurs wanting to start a new business in southeast Colorado Springs, the opportunity is now. The Colorado Springs Business Journal, Colorado Springs Independent and Thrive Colorado are accepting nominations through July 1 for the inaugural Southeast Business Plan Competition to give startups — from bookstores and technology firms to...