Top Company 2019: Nonprofit

In a state full of nonprofits, these four rose to the top. Here's why

Helping businesses succeed can come at many levels. Each of these nonprofits is meeting businesses at different touch points: starting with students and also reaching entrepreneurs and established businesses.

Top Company 2019: Real Estate

Meet the finalists that are making a difference through real estate

Colorado’s real estate market is booming right now, and these three companies are at the center of it. Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners, 8z and AvenueWest are both giving back and shaking up real estate.

Top Company 2019: Startup

Even though these companies are just getting started, they are making a large impact

Each of these startups started with an idea and has quickly grown into something more. These finalists are doing everything from serving Colorado’s homeless population to solving problems with cybersecurity and CBD.

Top Company 2019: Technology Services

Propeller Aero, Gorilla Logic, Spire Digital and Viasat are solving problems with technology solutions

The span of technology services is wide, and these companies are filling the space. From cloud computing to UX design and communications and applications, meet the top company finalists for this market.

Top Company 2019: Digital Marketing

These three companies are transforming a traditional industry for the modern era

The three finalists for Top Company digital marketing are Magneti, JeanGinzburg.com and Revenue River. From entrepreneurs and startups to corporations and small businesses, these brands are serving their clients with unique campaigns.

Top Company 2019: Energy

Inside some of the top companies in a burgeoning industry

The finalists in this category, Enscicon Corp., ION Solar and Photon Brothers Solar, are building solutions for the future. From consulting to installation, these companies are doing it all.

SYK Holdings is Driving Reliability in the Hemp Industry [VIDEO]

Behind the Biz: How Shannon Kaygi went from driving Lyft to building a $1 million startup

Quickly growing her startup to a $1 million company, SYK Holdings helps customers find compliant and reliable wholesale hemp-derived products. By making connections in the lab to the farm, Kaygi is able to offer her customers peace of mind when it comes to buying wholesale hemp.

UMB's Mariner Kemper Champions the Arts

He's the recipient of the CBCA's 2019 John Madden, Jr. Leadership Award

The Colorado Business Committee for the Arts honored UMB Financial Corporation Chairman, President and CEO Mariner Kemper with the 2019 John Madden, Jr. Leadership Award for continuing UMB’s comprehensive and sustained commitment to the cultural sector through his philanthropy, leadership, business practices and personal passion for the arts.

Attorney Dave Ratner honored by Colorado Business Committee for the Arts

Pro bono work at Creative Law Network has earned him the 2019 Volunteer Attorney of the Year award

The Colorado Business Committee for the Arts honored attorney Dave Ratner, principle at Creative Law Network with the Colorado Attorneys for the Arts Volunteer Attorney of the Year award for dedicating his legal practice and volunteer service to the creative industries, including stewarding the development and growth of CBCA’s Colorado Attorneys for the Arts (CAFTA) program across Colorado.

Muralist Armando Silva Honored by the CBCA

The painter and dance festival creator received the 2019 EY Next Wave Leadership award

The Colorado Business Committee for the Arts honored Greeley artist Armando Silva of Artmando Studio with the EY Next Wave Leadership award for his work as an artist, teacher and performer in Greeley who supports the community through performance paintings, engaging murals and an annual hip hop dance festival.