Faces of Colorado business
Here are the personalities and stories behind the companies
In this special advertising section, ColoradoBiz showcases the personalities behind the companies in a range of industries and in all stages of development, from startups to longtime stalwarts.
You’ll read about heads of companies – their leadership philosophies and experiences of personal growth; innovators who had to overcome early failures; and others whose business success reflects an uncompromising drive to do their best and the ability to inspire others to do the same, every day. Simply put, these are stories of people doing business in Colorado.
Faces of Best Accounting Firm, Local: Anton Collins Mitchell LLP (ACM)
Tim Stueven, Audit Director; Christine Triantos, Partner; Stacey Hekkert, President & Managing Partner; Brooke Hipp, Marketing Director; Brandon Powers, Tax Director
Formed in 2002, Anton Collins Mitchell LLP is a full service public accounting firm headquartered in Denver, with offices in Northern Colorado, Boulder and Laramie, Wyo. ACM provides assurance, tax and consulting services to public sector clients, exempt organizations, entrepreneurs and established companies. Clients range from individuals to start-up businesses to entities with multi-state and international operations.
Faces of Workforce Solutions: IntelliSource
1899 Wynkoop St.
Denver, CO 80202
Robyn Donahue: CEO/Founder
Ajay Bagal: COO/President
IntelliSource is a national business process outsourcing company with a uniquely personal approach to our customers’ operations and workforce challenges. Fast growth and Fortune 500 companies trust IntelliSource to provide people, processes and tools for their critical, non-core business functions in the areas of staffing resources, warehouse logistics and operations solutions. This approach enables businesses to focus on what they do best. IntelliSource is proud of its agility in the face of competitive markets and clients’ ever-changing needs. Defined as a true partner, IntelliSource enables both businesses and thousands of people they employ to reach their full potential.
Our business – and our approach – is personal.
Face of Personal Insurance & Financial Services: Country Financial ®
380 Interlocken Crescent, Suite 300
Broomfield, CO 80021
Bradley Wright, Agency Manager
For more than 10 years, Brad Wright, Agency Manager for COUNTRY Financial, has partnered with COUNTRY Financial Representatives to be the best provider of financial security in Denver Metro. You could say our way of doing business has a vintage feel. We build relationships with our clients; we strive to understand their financial security needs, wants and goals. The peace of mind that comes from a tangible insurance and financial services plan is priceless. Up and down the Front Range you can find our company delivering on our philosophy of helping clients succeed.
To our family of clients, thank you for trusting us with your financial security.
Face of Business Succession Planning for Small to Medium Companies: Thomas Soehngen
6635 S Dayton St. #240, Greenwood Village
Your business is likely your most significant asset and its financial success impacts the economic security of you and your family. Without proper planning, you may not actualize the true value of your business at the point of sale or retain its value to your heirs as a growing concern.
Like you, I am a successful businessman who has worked with business owners for over 40 years, and like you, I share your same values and goals. We specialize in bringing resources to business owners to help them reach their goals and plan their succession exit strategy. Whether to a family member, an existing partner, or an outside party our advisor team can meet and create the proper plan for you.
We support your business throughout its life cycle:
- Business Valuations
- Business Wealth Counseling
- Insurance Funding and Wealth Strategies
- Asset Protection Planning
Face of Colorado Nonprofits: Energy Outreach Colorado
225 E. 16th Ave., Suite 200,
Denver, CO 80203
Luke Ilderton: CEM, CDSM, CLEP, LEED AP
Energy guru Luke Ilderton is committed to increasing Coloradans’ access to affordable, safe and energy efficient housing. As director of energy efficiency programs at nonprofit Energy Outreach Colorado, Luke works to improve the living conditions of limited-income Coloradans. He oversees statewide programs to install energy efficiency upgrades and health and safety measures in affordable housing communities and individual homes. Luke’s leadership has helped Energy Outreach Colorado become a national model for providing comprehensive energy assistance to limited-income families, seniors and individuals with special needs.
Faces of Wealth Management: UMB Private Wealth Management
(From Left) Front Row: Tanga Alexander: SVP/Private Wealth Regional Manager; Lori Greenly: VP/Private Banking Client Manager
Back Row: Anthony Nicosia: SVP/ Senior Wealth Advisor; Brad Swanson: VP/Private Banking Client Manager; Robert Gladu: VP/Private Banking Client Manager; Daniel Weeks: VP/Senior Financial Planner
Denver & Colorado Springs
UMB Private Wealth Management provides the personal service of a private bank, backed by the strength of a multibillion-dollar asset management firm. Our advisors strive to understand our clients’ unique objectives and tailor financial solutions to help them achieve their goals. With experience in financial and estate planning, investment management, private banking, trust administration and risk management, we approach clients’ wealth management needs from a holistic perspective. UMB is a diversified financial services holding company with locations in Colorado and across the U.S.
Faces of Community Service: Bellco Credit Union
Locations in the Denver and Grand Junction
Bellco Credit Union has been serving the Denver community since 1936. For 80 years, this financial institution, which was started by employees of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph in Denver to serve the local community, has grown into one of Colorado’s largest financial institutions. Whether it is the annual Denver St. Patrick’s Day Parade or sponsoring a local community garden, Bellco takes great pride in giving back to the communities they serve. Being a good corporate citizen is part of what makes Bellco who they are, and more importantly, who their employees and members want them to be.
Face of Hybrid IT: OneNeck® IT Solutions
5775 DTC Boulevard, Ste. 300N
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Clint Harder: CTO, SVP Cloud and Managed Services
OneNeck® IT Solutions specializes in hybrid IT solutions, including cloud and hosting solutions, managed services, ERP application management, professional services, IT hardware and top-tier data centers in Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Oregon and Wisconsin. OneNeck’s team of technology professionals manage secure, world-class, hybrid IT infrastructures and applications for thousands of businesses around the globe. OneNeck is a wholly owned subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems [NYSE: TDS], a Fortune 1000™ company whose business units also include TDS Telecommunications Corp., U.S. Cellular and BendBroadband. OneNeck employs nearly 550 people throughout the United States.