While attending Metropolitan State University, Kevin Davis and girlfriend (now wife), Ginny designed posters and T-shirts for local bands as a side gig. After graduation, Kevin and Ginny worked different graphic design jobs but continued to do their own designs at night, hand printing their designs on apparel and glassware.
OnDeck, an online small business lender, is hosting the OnDeck ONWARD Denver Challenge, where small businesses in metro Denver can enter to win a cash prize of up to $10,000.
Best for Colorado is a program led by the Alliance Center that encourages Colorado companies to measure and improve their social and environmental impact using the B Impact Assessment.
Citywide Banks recently launched mobile account opening for business deposit products. Customers can now open business checking, savings and money market accounts online.
"I know who I am," says Garry Alpheus Rudd, the 74-year-old proprietor of Alf's Blacksmith in Buena Vista. And that's a blacksmith, through and through.
Aircraft and wind turbines require similar manufacturing skill sets. Both are all about precision and aerodynamics.
Blue Canyon grew from 30 employees in early 2017 to about 125 today. The driver? The adoption of small satellites and constellations over the larger legacy spacecraft launched in much smaller quantities.
A Vail-based ski apparel company has successfully used Kickstarter to fund production of a new product for the third time, hitting its $15,000 goal in just eight hours.
Tortilla savant Rich Schneider runs the venerable tortilla factory with his brother, Raul Delatorre, and Raul's wife, Mari. The brothers have worked together for 40 years. Their father, Sal Delatorre, bought the company, then known as La Popular, in 1960.
Founder Brandon Capps opened New Image in Olde Town Arvada in 2016 after working for the world's largest brewer, Neheuser-Busch Inbev.
The Denver-based software firm RMI Insights, which is in the process of closing on its Series A financing from select Institutional Venture Capital Investors, is growing fast.
"The Gates Biomanufacturing Facility really came about from a vision from Charlie Gates," Director Ryan Crisman says. The late patriarch of the Gates Corp. family "really saw that regenerative medicine was the next pillar."