Ross Hill made his first PictureBooth out of things he could find at a Tennessee Home Depot. “I made it out of plywood. … I bought a jigsaw to put the first one together,” Hill said. “It was really rough looking. Someone painted a white circle around the lens so people knew where to look.” […]
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DPC Development Company of Denver purchased 1365 Garden of the Gods Rd. for $4 million from United Microelectronic Systems Inc. Monday. The site consists of a two-story office and research and development building, and an additional nine acres fronting Garden of the Gods Road, said Steve Bach, chief operating...
Equity Holdings LLC, a privately held division of The Equity Group headed by Danny Mientka, paid $3 million for the remaining 75% share of a lodging and retail complex at 6859-6895 Space Village Avenue, just outside the main entrance to Peterson Air Force Base. The company had held 25% ownership...
The University of Colorado contributes $5.3 billion to the economy, according to the Boulder Daily Camera. The number includes all four campuses, including the campus at Colorado Springs.  Highlights from the project, performed by the Leeds School of Business, said the campus had a direct impact of $2.6 million, benefits and salaries are estimated at […]
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* Agency name: The Home Front Cares Inc. * Address: P.O. Box 38516, Colorado Springs, CO 80937-8516* Web site: www.thehomefrontcares.org * Telephone number: (719) 447-3838 - manned by volunteers Monday through Saturday* Date established: Announced to public on May 13, 2003* Mission statement: "The Home Front Cares' program provides...
Just south of the intersection of Astrozon and South Powers boulevards, the James Irwin Charter Schools operate under the oversight of Harrison School District 2. The K-12 campus prepares the workforce of tomorrow within blocks of many of the city’s most promising career opportunities in manufacturing. Springs Fabrication, dpiX, Concepts in Millwork and Advanced Equipment […]
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December 6 Sale of apartments largest in Springs history A California-based real estate firm announced it has completed the $54 million purchase of a 322-unit multi-family development in the Briargate area of Colorado Springs. Privately held Passco Companies LLC broke the news in a release that its acquisition of Vue21 (formerly known as Alexan at […]
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Gov. Bill Owens’ speech on Monday directed toward Colorado Springs’ farmers and ranchers hit a nerve with some other Colorado Springs residents. Owens outlined a “smart growth” plan that he said will cut back on urban sprawl, and his plan is being hailed by many in Colorado Springs because...
The U.S. trade gap widened in July for the first time in four months, reports Bloomberg. The gap grew .2 percent in July, smaller than expected, as exports to Europe and a stagnant Chinese economy hampered sales. Read more at Bloomberg.
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Linda Galindo opened Colorado Springs Migun Thermal Massage Bed Centers last month. Linda Galindo has a knack for spotting opportunities. Her first career was finding lost shareholders for Janus Funds. But after myopic degeneration robbed her of sight in both eyes and made continuing along that path impossible, she wasn’t ready to join the unemployed. […]
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It made sense two centuries ago to describe the theories and practices of the world of finance as political economy. Politics, as we have just seen in the past couple of months, play just as important a role in the economy as economic factors, such as employment and interest rates....
The most effective leaders are those who can inspire and show people that even the most intangible thoughts can be put into action, resulting in positive change and collaboration.