Get Outfitted wins Peak Venture Group’s entrepreneur award
A new start-up business, Get Outfitted, is being presented as the winner of the Peak Venture Group Entrepreneur Award for the business’ presentation at the What IF … Festival of Innovation and Imagination. Get Outfitted will receive $500 from Pikes Peak National Bank.
AMR is statewide EMS of the year
The Emergency Medical Services Association of Colorado and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment honored American Medical Response of El Paso County as Colorado Ambulance Service of the Year. AMR was recognized for its responses during the Waldo Canyon and Black Forest fires.
USAA honored as top military-friendly employer by Victory Media
USAA, a leading financial services provider for military members and their families, is the nation’s top military-friendly employer, according to Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs and Military Spouse. This is the second consecutive year USAA has claimed the top spot. USAA has consistently remained in the top 10 of the list since the award’s inception in 2003.
CHSL named semifinalist in BBB’s Torch Awards
The Center for Hearing, Speech and Language, a nonprofit with offices in Denver and Colorado Springs, was named a semifinalist by the Better Business Bureau of Denver/Boulder at the 2013 Torch Awards Ceremony. The Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust are given by the BBB to publicly recognize and acknowledge the outstanding level of ethics, customer service and integrity in all aspects of an organization’s operations.