Denver Mayor Michael Hancock paid off the Boston mayor for a friendly wager about Saturday night’s football game, reports the Denver Business Journal. Hancock sent Mayor Tom Menino a shipment o f Colorado beef. The shipment included “Tebow tenderloins.” Read more at the Denver Business Journal.
Health Care Cherie Gorby has joined Colorado Springs Health Partners as chief operations officer. She will serve as a collaborator on the CSHP executive team and oversee primary and specialty care practices. Gorby most recently served as care coordination manager for Community Health Partnership in Colorado Springs, where she acted as liaison with community resources […]
<strong>Dan Fulfer, Jerrad Bridgmon, Dolly Fiedelman, Cassie Marques</strong> and <strong>Jessica Beck</strong> have joined Strategic Financial Partners as financial advisers. <strong>Amy Van Derbur</strong> and <strong>Mary Weissmann</strong> have been promoted to vice president at Jan-Pro of Southern Colorado. Van Derbur has been with the company since 2005, most recently serving as sales manager. Weissmann has been with the company since 2005, most recently serving as controller/office manager.
Facebook’s new $250 million campus now resembles a hacker’s dream – where workers roam around with laptops and can write on the walls. Bloomberg reports the redesign was intended to express the culture of the world’s largest social networking company. And Facebook isn’t alone in reclaiming old office space and redesigning it. Creative space is […]
Every New Year brings its own issues, and for Colorado Springs the areas of emphasis for 2013 were not hard to define — even in advance. Oil and gas drilling, upcoming changes to the health care industry, and the local effects of possible cuts to national defense industry stand out as the year’s starting points […]
Throughout the expansive room inside Library 21c, interested people gathered in clusters, listening to others, asking questions and receiving answers. The crowd estimated at 250 to 300 might not have been fully united, but on this Tuesday evening, even the known cynics kept their confrontational instincts in check. The event was billed as a “different” […]
The collector car market, which fell during the recession along with other automobile sales, is recovering, according to a report in the Los Angeles Times. And classics like the Tucker or Duesenberg are selling for $1 million or more. By one measure, the value of collectible cars has surged 33% since the depth of the […]
On July 3, more than 2,000 people attended the second annual Falcon Festival, sponsored by the Falcon Professional Development League, a Falcon-based group of business owners and leaders. The number of visitors to the festival doubled from last year, and in Falcon almost everything has doubled or tripled in size, including the school district. Falcon […]
The head of United Continental Holdings says improvements for travelers are on the way. Jeff Smisek told business travel managers on Sunday that improvements will include flat-bed seats to first and business class on long-haul aircraft, doubling overhead bin space on some jets, and adding wireless. Business travel is playing a key role in airline […]
Consumer prices in Colorado and other western states dipped slightly in June, said the Denver Business Journal. The year-over-year inflation rte held steady at 2 percent, according to government figures. Falling gas and apparel prices apparently led to the decline. Read more at the Denver Business Journal.
By Monica Mendoza Inside Mind Studios at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, a small team of engineers is working behind closed doors on inventions that could change your life. Like any inventors hammering away at the next big thing, they keep the details of their creations under wraps until a project is unveiled […]
E. Jill Pollock has been appointed chief human resources officer and senior associate vice president of the University of Colorado system. She previously worked in a similar position at Texas A&M University. Liza McKelvey has joined Jackson Lewis LLP as a partner. She specializes in employment litigation, and most recently served as general counsel and […]