The Rocky Mountain Chapter of the American Concrete Institute selected the Interstate 25 noise barrier for an Award of Excellence in the “Unique Use of Concrete/Masonry” category. Wilson & Co. Engineers & Architects designed and built the barrier for the Colorado Department of Transportation along the 2.5-mile stretch of...
After nearly two years of intensive negotiations, the American Hotel & Motel Association (AH&MA) approved a renewal of a copyright license with BMI. The license establishes BMI’s rate coincident with the Consumer Price Index (CPI) increase, provides a discount to AH&MA members, and clearly carves out grant rights. The...
Revenues at Colorado casinos experienced their annual fall swoon in November. Casinos statewide generated $49.5 million in adjusted gross proceeds (AGP) in November, down from $54.3 in October but up 4.9 percent from $47.2 million in November 1999. AGP is the amount wagered less payouts from casinos. Cripple Creek&#039s...
Six & Geving Insurance announced it added professional employer services to the wide range of products it markets in Colorado. The company contracted with CAN UniSource, a professional employer organization, to provide these new services, which will be offered to small- to medium-sized businesses.
AT&T Wireless Services announces the broad expansion of its home rate calling area across nine western states, creating the single largest home coverage area of any wireless provider in the western United States. The expanded home area affords AT&T Digital PCS customers significant savings by allowing them to maintain...
Over $1 billion in federal research and development funds are available under the federal Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program for firms with 500 and fewer employees. The money is available for R&D and commercialization. The National SBIR Conference, to be held in Washington D.C. on April 9-11, 1999,...
The Black Forest Bed &amp; Breakfast was awarded a three-diamond rating from the Automobile Association of America and will appear in the April 2000 Tour Book. Only three other B &amp; Bs in Colorado hold a higher ranking than the Black Forest B&amp;B. For more information, visit <A...
Hughes Hacienda Bed &amp; Breakfast of Colorado Springs, owned and operated by Wayne and Carol Hughes, was named “Inn of the Year” by the Bed &amp; Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado. The inn can be reached at 576-2060 or at <A HREF="http://www.hugheshacienda.com">www.hugheshacienda.com</A>.
The American Speedy Printing center recently became Allegra Print &amp; Imaging, a new concept in print and visual communications services. This concept is being rolled out across North America by centers affiliated with Allegra Print &amp; Imaging. Customers of the company, located at 4030 Sinton Road, can now access advanced...
The Colorado Gold Kings and the Boys &amp; Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region entered into a fundraising partnership to help promote Gold Kings season ticket sales and help raise funds for the club. The Boys &amp; Girls Club provides children a conducive environment for growth and learning....
The marketing planning practice of MarketMotion&reg; moved into the Colorado Springs area recently. The company provides market management services for companies that are working to grow into a more competitive, self-sufficient position. Mark Masters is the president of the company, and said he chose Colorado Springs because of the...
The 5th annual Old Colorado City Holiday Bed &amp; Breakfast Tour raised $4,200 for the Old Colorado City Historical Society. More than 450 people participated in the Dec. 5 tour, which was sponsored by the Westside Innkeepers Association and its eight member inns. The money generated by the...