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Springs attracted tech entrepreneurs, visionaries

Springs attracted tech entrepreneurs, visionaries

Around the turn of the 20th century, Colorado Springs was a national center of technological innovation where entrepreneurs, youthful tycoons and venture capitalists from New York City, London and other European capitals came together. It was a time of extraordinary intellectual and entrepreneurial ferment, especially for a remote little town with a population of less… Continue Reading Springs attracted tech entrepreneurs, visionaries

Selling America’s Mountain

“If we want a vibrant arts and culture community here, we have got to attract artists,” said Pikes Peak Arts Council Executive Director Nora Hardin in a recent CSBJ profile. “We have got to make this place a haven for artists.” Easy to say, but hard to accomplish. Just as plants need light and water,… Continue Reading Selling America’s Mountain

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This story begins on a wintry night in March 1987. Well more than a hundred people gathered at the home of William Thayer Tutt, who had ruled over The Broadmoor and its presence in the sports world for most of his adult life. Tutt, using Broadmoor and El Pomar Foundation resources, had done more personally… Continue Reading Anschutz could earn his place among city’s legends

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