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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Now with a single click, you can send an automated message inviting people to join your network or post an update over numerous platforms. Genius, right? Maybe not. By Julie Hansen
A rockin' exec of the year
Liberty Global President and CEO Mike Fries is one of the few cable executives who moonlights as a lead singer for a rock band. By Eric Peterson
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. has broken the industry record for the amount of energy a solar array converts to usable power. By Martha Young 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Why should we give a grape about wine labels?
The industry doesn't want the restrictions, and those who make their living in the wine biz don't understand why the government's so hell-bent on creating and enforcing them. By Cathie Beck, the Wine Wench  
It's time to enter  the Rocky Mountain Cleantech Open! The competition finds tomorrow’s most promising clean-technology companies.Participants receive top training, access to one of the world’s largest cleantech networks, complimentary participation in events and the opportunity to compete for $1 million in prizes at both the regional and national level. Deadline for entries is May 24. Enter today!


 Nominations wanted
For the 17th consecutive year, ColoradoBiz will recognize diversity in the state's business community at the Diversity Business Breakfast, from the accomplishments of minority-owned companies to the commitment of a wide range of Colorado companies to diversity programs and minority inclusiveness. Nominate for Diversity Corporation of the Year  and Minority Businessperson of the Year  today! 
Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
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.
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Editor Mike Cote talks with CEO Tom Scharf and Concert Director Dave Weingarden about what's happening at the Swallow Hill Music Association.  
Celebrate Cleantech!
Come honor the research rock stars of Colorado's thriving cleantech industry! Join us on May 26 at 2:45 p.m. at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science! Learn more and register!
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
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Dave Taylor and friends discuss the latest innovations in high-tech and online.  
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