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  1. Regulation not only challenge for small banksRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Community banks, challenged by escalating regulatory costs, also face the need to streamline their operations and shore up security for customers' electronic transactions, according to KPMG LLP's 2015 Community Banking Outlook survey. The audit, tax and advisory firm's annual nationwide survey of 100 bankers found that while executives still are concerned about rising regulatory-compliance costs, they are less so this year, and more are focused on the need to enter new markets, offer new services and upgrade information infrastructure to streamline operations and tighten security.

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  2. Ball mum on Rexam acquisition talks as shares hit 52-week highRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Shares of packaging giant Ball Corp. hit their 52-week high Thursday on news that the company is in discussions to acquire United Kingdom-based rival Rexam PLC in a deal worth $6 billion in cash and stock. Chairman and chief executive John Hayes declined to take questions on the topic during Broomfield-based Ball's fourth-quarter earnings call Thursday morning.

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  3. Blackstone Group affiliate pays $16.5M for Broomfield TownPlace SuitesRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    The TownPlace Suites by Marriott in Broomfield has been sold for $16.5 million, according to Broomfield County public records. The entity Bre Avalanche Property Owner LLC purchased the extended-stay hotel at 480 Flatiron Blvd. from TPS Broom LLC, which had purchased the property in 2012 for $13.2 million.

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  4. Mental Health Partners renames wellness center for retiring CEORead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Mental Health Partners announced on Thursday that its Wellness Center at 1000 Alpine Ave. in Boulder is being named the Ryan Wellness Center to honor outgoing chief executive Barbara Ryan for "here transformational leadership, vision and significant achievements." MHP officials noted that during Ryan's tenure the organization had more than doubled the number of people receiving services and expanded community partnerships in Boulder and Broomfield counties.

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  5. Northern Colorado, Denver area see rise in health, energy employmentRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    The Denver metro area and Northern Colorado have seen growing employment in the health care and energy industries, according to a report released Thursday by the Metro Denver Economic Development Corp. The report looked at industry activity statewide, as well as in Weld, Larimer, Boulder, Broomfield, Jefferson, Denver, Douglas, Arapahoe and Adams counties. In the nine-county region, the fossil fuels industry, which includes oil and natural gas development, ranked fourth of the 50 largest metro areas nationwide for fossil fuel employment concentration in 2014.

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  6. Developers unveil plans for Broomfield Civic CenterRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Two developers presented proposals to Broomfield city council this week for the city's Civic Center, gathering feedback from council members. The Broomfield Enterprise reports that a community meeting will be held to showcase the two plans and solicit comment from residents.

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  7. Jessica Erickson named CEO of Longmont Area Economic CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Jessica L. Erickson, a longtime leader in economic-development efforts in the region, has been named president and chief executive of the Longmont Area Economic Council. LAEC board chairman Dave Humenik, who made the announcement on Thursday, said Erickson's first day on the job will be Feb. 17. Erickson has been senior industry development manager for the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, and previously worked in economic-development roles with the city of Thornton and the Broomfield Economic Development Corp. She left the Broomfield post for Thornton in 2011.

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  8. Elevations Credit Union approved to expand service areaRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Elevations Credit Union has received approval from the Colorado Division of Financial Services to expand its field of membership to include Denver, Jefferson and Weld counties. Boulder-based Elevations has 11 branches serving Boulder, Larimer and Broomfield counties as well as a branch in Westminster serving Adams County.

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  9. SpaceX picks Seattle over Colorado for satellite centerRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Commercial space company SpaceX plans to open a satellite-engineering center in Seattle that may employ up to 1,000 people - an office that reportedly might have gone to Colorado.

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  10. BriefcaseRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Telecommunications firm Level 3 Communications Inc. in Broomfield signed a deal to upgrade a network that connects Globalstar's ground stations across the globe. Globalstar is a provider of mobile satellite voice and data services based in Covington.

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  11. Free bus passes provided to local employeesRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    About 1,000 people who work for 25 companies in the Boulder Valley, Broomfield and Westminster are receiving free bus passes from Louisville-based nonprofit 36 Commuting Solutions as part of the first such program along a major suburban corridor in Colorado. The EcoPasses are valid for unlimited rides on all of the Regional Transportation District's Local, Express and Regional routes along with light rail and Call-n-Ride service.

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  12. Colorado EDC offers incentives to two potential Boulder County operationsRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    A pair of companies received incentive offers from the Colorado Economic Development Commission totaling about $4 million to locate operations in Boulder or Broomfield counties. FORT COLLINS - The group that promotes downtown Fort Collins has hired a management firm to run its day-to-day business Public-transit planners from Fort Collins and Loveland are working with the Colorado Department of Transportation to coordinate connections between their Cable TV magnate John Malone and his wife, Leslie, have committed a record $42.5 million to Colorado State University to Colorado State University sophomore Courtney Wilson works two jobs while attending school full time, in part to help make payments on $56,000 in student loans.

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  13. Dish Network unveils Sling TV in appeal to 'cord cutters'Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    XTO Energy Inc., whose president leads the governor's oil and gas task force, will spend $3 million as part of KERSEY - A rural Weld County school district's dependence on the oil and gas industry for its property-tax base has BOULDER - Architects Stephen Sparn and Adrian Sopher will merge their Boulder-based companies effective Jan. 1. Stephen Sparn Architects PC One year after rebranding as the Northwest Denver Economic Development Partnership, the former Broomfield Economic Development Corp. continued to evolve A new federal initiative to create a nationwide wireless broadband network for police and firefighters opened its technical headquarters in Tax collectors have been almost as frustrated as owners of pot shops as they wrestle with how to collect taxes April estimates by the Colorado Health Institute showed that more than 58,000 people in Boulder, Broomfield, Larimer and Weld ... (more)

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  14. Newsmakers Feb. 28-March 13: Group envisions brand for regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2013 | The Boulder County Business Report

    One year after rebranding as the Northwest Denver Economic Development Partnership, the former Broomfield Economic Development Corp. continued to evolve as it attempted to provide a regional voice for businesses. The nonprofit organization changed its name again early in 2014 to Northwest Denver Business Partnership.

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  15. Apartment complex in Broomfield sells for $64.5MRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Boulder County Business Report

    The Asher Investment Group in Littleton has acquired the Alta Harvest Station luxury apartments in Broomfield for $64.5 million, according to public records. The Alta Harvest Station apartments are located at the southeast corner of Wadsworth Boulevard and 118th Avenue.

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  16. Major new reservoir approved for Northern WaterRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Boulder County Business Report

    The Bureau of Reclamation has issued a record of decision paving the way for construction of a new reservoir west of Carter Lake in what is known as the Windy Gap Firming Project, marking a milestone in the 12-year effort. The project, proposed by the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, involves building Chimney Hollow Reservoir, which would store as much as 90,000 acre feet of water.

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  17. CU, Boulder rekindle talks about hotel/conference centerRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Officials from the University of Colorado and the city of Boulder's planning department have revived talks about the possibility of partnering on a hotel and conference center, an idea that over the years has been discussed but never acted upon. Steve Thweatt, CU's vice chancellor of administration, said Friday that the meetings, which have taken place during the last two months, are designed for each party to understand the other's goals and discuss possible options.

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  18. Regional unemployment rate remains below 4 percentRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Boulder County Business Report

    The jobless rates in Boulder, Broomfield, Weld and Larimer counties were below 4 percent in November, according to a report released Friday by the Colorado Department of Labor. The unemployment rate in Boulder and Larimer counties was 3.2 percent in November.

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  19. Englewood-based Catholic Health Initiatives to cut 1,500 jobsRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the nation's largest faith-based health systems, confirmed Friday that it will cut 1,500 jobs by the end of January partly because of a decline in the use of its services.

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  20. Evans looks to redevelopment along U.S. 85 corridorRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Boulder County Business Report

    City officials along with the Evans Redevelopment Authority are putting the final touches on a plan for retail development along the U.S. 85 corridor, which runs through the heart of town.

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