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Ginnett in the business of developing leads

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* Name: Robert Ginnett * Organization: Center for Creative Leadership * Position: Senior Fellow * Hometown: Camp Springs, Md. * How long have you lived in Colorado Springs: Since March 1980. * Education: Too much. BA, Psychology, University of Maryland; MBA, University of Utah; MA, Organizational Behavior, Yale University; M.Phil. Organizational Behavior, Yale University; Ph.D.… Continue Reading Ginnett in the business of developing leads

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Colorado: resource friendly for exporters

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Foreign trade appears to be trending well for U.S. and Colorado companies. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, exports for July totaled $95 billion, a $2.8-billion or 3 percent increase from June. Exports increased year-to-date by 12.7 percent for a total $656 billion compared to 2003, during which more than $1 trillion was recorded… Continue Reading Colorado: resource friendly for exporters

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Ambulance service clash

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For the past 25 years, the city of Colorado Springs’ emergency transport services have been privatized through an agreement with the El Paso County Emergency Services Agency, a quasi-governmental collaboration of fire districts, the city and the county. In 1997, American Medical Response won the contract through a competitive request for proposal process. AMR is… Continue Reading Ambulance service clash

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People on the Move

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Meredith Arndt has received the 2004 Rookie of the Year Award from The Public Relations Society of America Colorado Chapter. She is a public relations assistant account manager at PRACO Public Relations and Advertising Co. Jason Bishop has been hired as a mortgage consultant by Vectra Bank Colorado. He previously worked with Wells Fargo’s Home… Continue Reading People on the Move

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Golden-touch entrepreneur coming to town

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By all accounts (Web site accounts, that is), Guy Kawasaki is enterprising and entertaining, focused and all over the place, and technically minded and creative. His Web bio catalogs Kawasaki as an evangelist, an entrepreneur, an investment banker, a venture capitalist, an author and a speaker. Which should make for an interesting speech when the… Continue Reading Golden-touch entrepreneur coming to town

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Junior Achievement to unveil artifact museum

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On Oct. 7, the Junior Achievement Worldwide headquarters in Colorado Springs will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the Junior Achievement Pioneers Museum of Junior Achievement History. The El Pomar Foundation funded $50,000 of the $250,000 project, and the 102 local Junior Achievement employees raised the remaining $200,000 for the renovation… Continue Reading Junior Achievement to unveil artifact museum

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Virus attacks and service denial have replaced the theft of proprietary information as the No. 1 financial loss related to computer intrusion and computer crime within U.S. corporations, government, financial and medical institutions, and universities. However, many companies have stopped reporting computer intrusions to law enforcement officials because owners and managers fear negative publicity. The… Continue Reading Employee computer network sabotage a top business concern

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* Name: Tex Stuart. Actually it’s Nelson Stuart III, but my Texas grandmother thought that was too pompous. * Organization: Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group * Position: General manager * Hometown: Glen Ridge, New Jersey * How long have you lived in Colorado Springs: 2 ½ years * Education: University of Minnesota: journalism with a… Continue Reading Military's economic impact greater than many think

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Dallas-based Corban Networks Inc. acquired the stock and assets of two Colorado Springs-based telecommunications companies in September. Hill Branscomb has been a managing partner for the two local companies, Broadband on Demand and Optimum Network Services, and, with the acquisition, he will remain as a senior vice-president of Corban Networks Inc. Optimum Network Services was… Continue Reading Dallas company acquires two Springs telecom companies

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Attention Golf Committee Tournament Chairmen and Coordinators: to list your tournament access http://www.SeniorFriendlyGolf.com, complete the list request at the bottom of the tournament list, and submit online. The Colorado Springs Business Journal will publish the listings weekly. LIST YOUR 2005 DATE OR TENTATIVE TOURNAMENT DATE NOW! Submit your 2005 tournament information, even though it may… Continue Reading Golf Tournaments: Colorado Springs and southern Colorado

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