The Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado has honored four Colorado individuals and organizations with the 2007 Advancing Equality Awards, which recognize commitment to creating an inclusive and equal environment for all people. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 12/14/2007Continue reading …
Palmer Land Trust and The Colorado Springs Sports Corp. each received $15,000 from the El Pomar Foundation as part of the organization’s 19th annual Awards for Excellence.
Three other Colorado Springs/Pueblo nonprofits, the Boys and Girls Club of Pueblo County and the Lower Arkansas Valley, Senior Resource Development Agency and the University of Colorado Center on Aging, each received $7,500. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 12/7/2007
There are 10 categories, including Small Business Person of the Year. The winner will compete for national honors at the SBA’s National Small Business Week event next May.
Nomination packages can be obtained by calling the SBA at (303) 844-0501 or at www.sba.gov/nominationsguidelines. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 11/30/2007
Several local companies and individuals were recognized during the Economic Development Corp.’s Second Annual Excellence in Industry and Celebrate Technology Awards.
The Expansion Award was presented to PRC. The company announced during December 2006 that it would open a 550-person contact center in Colorado Springs. During October, PRC announced plans to expand its employee-base to 950 by the end of the year. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 11/23/2007
Osteopathic Foundation selects board officers The Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation has elected officers for its Board of Directors. Lindsay Fischer will serve as president. Michael Welch D.O. is president-elect. Thomas McCarthy D.O. will serve as treasurer and Lynn Gilfillan-Morton is secretary. Other board members include Kris Abbot, Lisa Butler D.O., Allan Greenfield, Thomas Higginbotham D.O.,… Continue Reading Business Briefs – 11/16/2007Continue reading …
Cheyenne Mountain Resort has been awarded Four Diamonds for 2008 from AAA.
This is the first time the resort has achieved this status.
Improvements and additions to the resort’s facilities, which will be completed by spring, also were a factor in earning a fourth diamond. The $6 million renovation includes revamping all public areas, guest rooms, meeting space, and restaurants and lounges. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 11/9/2007
Entrepreneur magazine has ranked Delta Solutions & Strategies LLC 37th among the 50 Fastest-Growing Woman-Owned/Led Businesses in North America.
The technical and management consulting company works mainly with the U.S. Department of Defense, but also provides operation, acquisition and analytical support for private aerospace, government and first responders. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 10/26/2007
NAVSYS Corp. has received the 2007 Small Business Innovation Research Tibbetts Award for its development of the Talon NAMATH Program, which delivers GPS Ephemeris data directly to warfighters in the field and is operational in Iraq and Afghanistan. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 10/19/2007Continue reading …
The El Paso County Bar Association has selected its officers for 2007-08.
Larry R. Gaddis will serve as president. Lisa M. Dailey is president-elect. Meredith Patrick Cord will serve as secretary. Laura D. Rago is trustee, and Joe Cannon is the representative to the Colorado Bar Association Board of Governors. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 10/12/2007
Van Gilder Insurance Corp. is part of a group of independent insurance agencies participating in the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America “Best Practices” Study Group.
IIABA and Reagan Consulting of Atlanta annually study the country’s leading agencies in six revenue categories. Continue Reading Business Briefs – 10/5/2007