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Has the market bottomed or bounced?
Remember the 1963 movie, "Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World" staring Spencer Tracy, where a group of misfits race to find the Big "W" - an icon under which a large sum of money was buried? This movie could stand as a metaphor for the current state of the U.S. stock market.
By Dominick Paoloni
Colorado artists' work featured in national ad campaign for Wacom
The works of Denver-based illustrator David Carron and Boulder-based photographer David Mejias are being showcased as part of a national advertising campaign for a digital pen tablet for photographers, designers and artists.
By Patricia Kaowthumrong
How landscape architecture can boost real estate sales
Property owners and investors fortunate enough to be in cash-positive positions may find now is the ideal time to make improvements and upgrades to their holdings. Even modest exterior landscaping and hardscape projects can add visual, aesthetic and practical dimensions that transform a nondescript commercial property into a handsome and desirable acquisition.
By Kim Douglas
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Guest column: Redefining 'disability'
The ADA prohibits employment discrimination against a qualified individual with a physical or mental "disability." This makes sense. Denying employment to a qualified candidate in a wheelchair because of a disability should be prohibited.
By Theodore A. Olsen
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Gutterman Griffiths: A family law firm sets itself apart from the pack
Suzanne Griffiths and Sheila Gutterman, two of five partners at Gutterman Griffiths, a 2008 Top Company finalist, talk about what sets their divorce and mediation law practice apart from the pack. To nominate your company for the 2009 Top Company awards, download an application now. There is no cost to apply. Nomination materials are due June 9.
Hot Biz Deals
- Stay at Hotel Monaco Denver to take advantage of its "Sweet Tax Relief" package including sales tax-free deluxe overnight accommodations, a tax-free meal for two Panzano and candy bar treats, too, beginning at $175 per night. Visit www.monaco-denver.com or call (800) 990-1303 for reservations April 1-30.
- Vail Mountain Lodge & Spa's Spring Snowfall Savings offer gives guests who book Sunday through Thursday a 10 percent discount on room rates for each night of their stay plus an additional percentage based on daily snowfall - now through April 19. For more information, call (866) 476-0700 or visit www.vailmountainlodge.com.
- Warwick Denver Hotel is offering two special packages for meeting planners. Contact the hotel at (303) 832-0318 or firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
- KBCO has relaunched its "I Ski with KBCO" promotion. Check www.kbco.com for the latest lodging and ski deals.
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Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz on "The Road to Recovery"
As the economy continues to challenge businesses and consumers, KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz are collaborating on stories that explore how businesses are coping - and succeeding - despite the downturn. Look for new installments of "The Road to Recovery" at 4:30 p.m. on Thursdays, during the second half of the 4 p.m. broadcast. You can also find them online at TheDenverChannel.com.