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 & 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,...
Two local businesses are joining forces to create a comprehensive store that is geared toward family and adult fun. The Compleat Gamer, previously located at 315 N. Tejon St., and Great Games & Hobbies, formerly at 10 Southgate Road, are merging. The new store will be called Compleat Games &...
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...
Goodwill Industries of Colorado Springs is receiving a $120,000 facelift that will be completed early in 1997. The facelift includes a paint job for trucks, buildings, and attended donation centers with the 100-year-old organization's newly emphasized motto, "We put people to work." Last year, the local Goodwill put 2,350 Pikes Peak...
The U.S. Air Force it has awarded the Lockheed-Martin Federal Systems division a seven-year contract totaling $368 million. The contract, named the Command & Control Sustainment, will use workers at the Colorado Springs Lockheed-Martin location. The agreement is set for Lockheed-Martin to sustain the Command and Control Segment of the...
Signal Processing Technologies, a Colorado Springs-based subsidiary of a Japanese corporation, Toko, has announced it has obtained a web site, <A HREF="http://www.spt.com">http://www.spt.com</A>, to display its comprehensive product and sales information on the Internet's World Wide Web. The new site features the latest information on products, including on-line data sheets...