Home » Archives by category » Uncategorized (Page 436)

The on-again-off-again jobs for the US West call center in Colorado Springs are tentatively on again. The company began offering a national long distance directory service earlier this week that, if permanent approval is granted by the Public Utilities Commission, will add 200 jobs to the call center this summer. Currently in a 90-day trial… Continue Reading US West to hire 200 workers for local center

Continue reading …

Ten years of wax on, wax off

Comments Off

The Austin & Nevada Carwash is 10 years old this month. According to Chuck Cawiezell, owner and general partner, a decade of success is the result of concentrating on customer service, that is indicated by the carwash’s expansion to include a two-bay lubrication center and a three-bay detailing center. In fall of 1986, there were… Continue Reading Ten years of wax on, wax off

Continue reading …

Northpark property sold

Comments Off

Mitch Christiansen recently purchased 2.11 acres at 4520 Northpark Dr. for $643,372 only to turn around and sell off two of the three parcels for $556,150. Mike Matkin, of Palmer McAllister, who represented the seller James W. Manning in the sale transaction said Christiansen held on to the property for about 30 seconds after he… Continue Reading Northpark property sold

Continue reading …

Family Dollar Store opens

Comments Off

Family Dollar Stores celebrated the planned opening of its fourth outlet in Colorado Springs May 2. Grand opening for the new store at 1820 W. Uintah in the Uintah Gardens Shopping Center is scheduled for Wed. May 7. The national discount retailer supplies moderately priced, low-cost, basic merchandise for family and home needs. Its soft… Continue Reading Family Dollar Store opens

Continue reading …

Intelligent Network '97 workshop

Comments Off

More than 250 telecommunications professionals and executives from 18 countries are arriving in Colorado Springs this weekend to attend the IEEE’s Intelligent Network Workshop — IN’97. The workshop, which runs from Sunday, May 4, to Wednesday, May 7, is being held at the Sheraton Hotel, Colorado Springs. The keynote speaker is Vinton G. Cerf, senior… Continue Reading Intelligent Network '97 workshop

Continue reading …

Area hotels ready for tourists

Comments Off

Hotels in Colorado Springs are sprucing up for the tourist season which officially runs from May 28 through Sept. 7, and the sprucing up goes way beyond a little paint and cleaning. According to reports from the top 10 hotels listed in the <I>Colorado Springs Business Journal 1997 Book of Lists</I>, more than $10 million… Continue Reading Area hotels ready for tourists

Continue reading …

American savings bank opens loan office

Comments Off

California-based American Savings Bank recently leased 3,000 square feet at 17877 Van Karman for its newest Colorado loan office. Marcia Mathias, spokesperson for American Savings Bank, said the company recently opened loan offices in Denver and Boulder. Colorado Springs will be the third Colorado loan office, according to Mathias. The office will handle residential loans… Continue Reading American savings bank opens loan office

Continue reading …

The region’s population explosion has local automobile dealers feeling the demands of changing demographics and consumer needs, and they are responding with more options and locations for car buyers. Due to the growing number of people in the Pikes Peak Region, plans are now under way to construct the Chapel Hills Auto Mall on a… Continue Reading Car dealers driven to expand to meet population's demand

Continue reading …

Raceway spurs fast-track business development

Comments Off

The green flag has finally dropped on developers racing to take advantage of the economic opportunities that Pikes Peak International Raceway is expected to bring to Fountain. Officials in this bedroom community hesitate to estimate the economic impact on the city. Track investors have studies that indicate that tracks of similar size have pumped as… Continue Reading Raceway spurs fast-track business development

Continue reading …

Huge market for industrial land

Comments Off

The South Academy Business Park is one example of a boom in industrial build-to-suit construction in southwestern Colorado Springs. The 50-acre park, owned by P &amp; P Investments, has 14 acres left at $2.50 per square foot. It is located at the corner of Highway 85-87 and Las Vegas Street. Residents include Rocky Mountain Materials,… Continue Reading Huge market for industrial land

Continue reading …