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May 26, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Growing the Google way

Google says it generated more than $878 million in Colorado last year, part of a $54 billion economic impact nationwide. By Randi Abels

I love you -- but you make me crazy

A light-hearted application of the Pareto Principle: even those we like best and enjoy the most make us crazy 20 percent of the time. By Larry Valant

Packing peanuts from potatoes


Specialty logistics companies accustomed to finding creative, custom solutions are applying this creativity to eco-friendly operations. By Diane Gibson

Colorado and France? Oui!

French majority-owned companies with operations in the Rocky Mountain region rank fourth among foreign-owned companies in terms of number of employees. By Angela Bruns 

The Gen XYZ 25: Colorado's Most Influential Young Professionals


ColoradoBiz wants to celebrate the young entrepreneurs of the 21st century! We're looking for 21- to 39-year-olds who are creating game-changing technologies, business strategies, products and services. The Top 25 finalists will appear in our October issue and at our Gen XYZ party on Sept. 30 at Mile High Station.

Nominate your favorite young professional today! Deadline for submission is June 30.

Community Calendar


Find out more about the Minority Business Breakfast on July 22. Check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own .



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    Channel 7 reports on how one grocery store chain is doing away with grocery bags altogether.





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    Find out what it takes to be a ColoradoBiz Top Company from CoBiz Publisher Bart Taylor and UMB CEO Mariner Kemper.

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    Tri-State: powering the rural West

    ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote learns more about Tri-State, the not-for-profit wholesale power providers for rural power districts across the West.


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