<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> Businesses may now have educational information delivered to their desktopcomputers with the touch of a button or a quick mouse click, with a ColoradoSprings firm aiding them in their delivery. Sun Microsystems Inc., a San Jose-based firm specializing in the developmentof software, which has a...
<LI> The top commercial sale in Colorado Springs during the first week of September was the $350,000 purchase of vacant land by the Bagherian Development Co., owned and operated by M. Bagherian. The land, which has been zoned commercial, ...
<B>By KAREN SUCHARSKI</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> Although Computer Renaissance opened just over two months ago, revenue isalready 40% ahead of projections and owner Brock Munsell expects to top $1million in sales for the first year. "It’s been crazy," he said. "It kicked off much better than we expected." Computer Renaissance is a...
Colorado Springs Utilities proposed gas rate decrease will have a substantial effect on commercial gas customers, according to utilities analyst Jim VanderWal. The decrease, which will lower gas rates anywhere from 8% to 8.9%, will have the biggest impact on manufacturing companies, which use an extensive amount of natural gas...
The local office of a communications systems engineering and software development company will be growing faster than other offices of its Los Angeles-based parent, doubling its staff in 1996. LinCom Corp. established a local office in 1990 to support a systemwide Air Force contract to write software that directs the...
MedPlus Corporation, a Colorado Springs-based health care and financial management and occupational health care company, has entered into an equity financing agreement with Wall Street Connections Inc. for the sum of approximately $3 million. Wall Street Connections Inc. is headquartered in Clearwater, Fla. The terms of the transaction dictate MedPlus will...
Lewan &amp; Associates, ranked the largest employer among office equipment and supply companies in El Paso County, is experiencing another growth spurt, with revenue for 1996 expected to rise by up to 20%. The family-owned company, which opened its rented doors in Denver in 1972, with six employees and a...
The fate of a promising 16-acre parcel in eastern Colorado Springs is once again up in the air. But this time the developer is flying the plane. After nine years of litigation, the Space Plaza Group Ltd. recently received approval to develop property on the corner of Peterson Road and...
A retail center located at the northwest corner of Centennial Boulevard and 30th Street will break ground later this moth. Developers of the project are Craig Anderson and Bentley Hill of Highland Commercial Group. The Shops at Centennial will occupy 14,000 square feet and will include a dry cleaning establishment,...
Tourists and shoppers may soon be visiting the historic former Bank of Manitou building at 814 Manitou Ave. to buy jewelry and Indian arts and crafts. Manitou Jacks, a long-time jewelry retailer in Manitou Springs, has bid on the building where Bank One will cease business operations on Sept. 12....
Tranex Inc. is in the process of expansion, with the intent of doubling the size of the company. The Colorado Springs-based company designs, develops, and markets custom transformers, inductors, toroids, and related magnetic components. The company plans to add 15,000 square feet to the existing 15,000-square-foot building. The pricetag for the...
<H3><I>California-based insurer considers Briargate Campus location</I></SUBHEAD><B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> California Casualty has tentatively agreed to a 117,000-square-foot build-to-suit proposal on Telstar Drive in the Briargate Business Campus. The property, which is 7 acres and valued at $1.5 million, belongs to locally-based La Plata Investment Company. The company, which was...