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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Your frontline employees - the ones that meet, greet and problem-solve with your customers - are tremendous assets to your brand and can be the key to a positive customer experience. By Lida Citroen
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Small biz: Representing four-legged trust funders
Casey Cassinis is used to getting mixed
reactions when she explains her fledgling law practice, The Cassinis Pet Trust Firm. It’s impossible not to think of Leona Helmsley,  who left her dog $12 million. By Mike Taylor    


 Come celebrate the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch!
Join us at the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch Gala Awards Event on Thursday, June 23 at the Denver Marriott City Center. Registration and reception begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and awards at 6:30 p.m. Make your reservations todayand check out profiles of all 50 Colorado Companies to Watch!
We're looking for a few great business leaders!
Junior Achievement and The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce want the best in business – past or present – for the 2012 Colorado Business Hall of Fame! Nominations are due July 15. Go here for the selection criteria and the laureate nomination form. 

See who's speaking at the monthly luncheons on Aug. 2 and Sept. 13 Read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Editor Mike Cote talks with Jim Turner, general manager of the Hotel Teatro, about the impact of new construction on downtown Denver.   
Help us launch Lida's book!
Please join us TODAY from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Comedy Works Landmark for a book-signing by popular CoBiz Exclusives writer Lida Citroen. Her new book, Reputation 360: Creating Power Through Personal Branding, is already winning raves! RSVP to  
  Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
Yes, Virginia, there will be a football season (probably)
Publisher Bart Taylor talks about the possible ways the NFL labor dispute could play out. 
Fueling the economic fire
Stephanie Steffens, director of the Colorado Companies to Watch program, talks about second stage companies.
 See more CoBiz stories on Channel 7
KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz  collaborate on stories that explore how business affects your life. Find them online at