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Colorado innovation report looks at opportunities

Colorado’s high-tech innovation sector is competitive with the rest of the nation – but falls short in the number of jobs at startups, the survival rate of small businesses and self-employed innovation company. The good news: the state exceeds the national average for public funding of companies and its educated workforce. The information comes from… Continue Reading Colorado innovation report looks at opportunities

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Venture capital attracts minds to share ideas

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Entrepreneurs wanting venture capital should have an articulate “elevator pitch” primed for any moment of opportunity, several investors said at a venture capital event last week at The Broadmoor. Venture capital provides seed money for budding businesses. The event brought investors from California to Texas together with Colorado Springs start-up companies and business leaders here.… Continue Reading Venture capital attracts minds to share ideas

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Credit card delinquencies drop nationwide

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Credit card delinquencies drop nationwide

The national credit card delinquency rate (the ratio of borrowers 90 or more days past due) decreased to 0.57 percent in the second quarter of 2013 from 0.63 percent in the second quarter of 2012, according to TransUnion, an international credit information firm. In Colorado Springs, the 90-day credit card delinquency rate fell from 0.57… Continue Reading Credit card delinquencies drop nationwide

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Creating a new local music atmosphere

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We couldn’t have picked a more dramatic day to arrive in Colorado Springs. My family and I rolled into town from Chicago on the afternoon of June 12. As we drove past the huge cloud of smoke billowing up from Black Forest, we crossed our fingers that our home purchase, scheduled for the next day,… Continue Reading Creating a new local music atmosphere

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Digital Edition – August 23, 2013

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Digital Edition – August 16, 2013

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Kraemer builds Intergeneration Month

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Kraemer builds Intergeneration Month

Colorado Springs attorney Sandy Kraemer’s work with estate planning helped open his eyes to the fact that generations can quickly become disconnected. Working to reconnect the generations quickly became his passion. The former University of Colorado regent first created Intergeneration Day and now has worked to establish Intergeneration Month, which will be recognized during September.… Continue Reading Kraemer builds Intergeneration Month

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Miracle Method relocating HQ in Springs

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A local bathtub, tile and countertop surface refinishing company has announced that in September it will relocate its national headquarters to Colorado Springs. Miracle Method Surface Refinishing will move next month into its larger space near the intersection of Garden of the Gods Road and 30th Street from its current location at 5020 Mark Dabling… Continue Reading Miracle Method relocating HQ in Springs

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Couple to open local Smashburger franchise

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A local couple has announced their plans to open Colorado Springs’ third Smashburger restaurant in Colorado Springs this September. The first two stores in the Springs are owned by the Smashburger corporation; this will be the first locally owned franchise. Lucas and Allyson Farnham, who opened a Black Bear Diner franchise in the Springs in… Continue Reading Couple to open local Smashburger franchise

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State warns of telephone scams

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The Colorado Judicial Department has received reports of telephone scams involving fake debt-collection agencies who threaten people with arrest warrants operating in at least three judicial districts in the state. Consumers who receive calls regarding debt collection related to court cases always have the option of contacting the clerk’s office in the appropriate court to… Continue Reading State warns of telephone scams

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