Movers and Shakers
Movers and Shakers

Movers and Shakers Week Ending 10.05.18

Ed Blair Now Serving as General Manager of Denver’s the Curtis – a DoubleTree by Hilton The Curtis – a DoubleTree by Hilton announced that Ed Blair is now serving as the “Rebel Leader” or general manager at Denver’s only hotel dedicated to pop culture where all guests are encouraged to …


Glendale Apartment Community Sells for $93M

DENVER – Esprit at Cherry Creek, a multifamily community located at 5001 East Mississippi Avenue in Denver’s Glendale/Cherry Creek neighborhood has sold for $93 million. Espirit was built in 1974 and consists of 561 one and two-bedroom unit apartments across nine rental buildings. Dan Woodward, David Potarf and Matthew Barnett with CBRE represented …


Kevin Taylor Adding Second Restaurant to ARISTA, Broomfield

BROOMFIELD – Kevin Taylor Restaurant Group (KTRG) will open its second restaurant at the Arista Broomfield mixed-use development in late 2018. KTRG’s latest concept will be named Masa Cocina Mexicana and occupy the 3,200 square feet endcap space of 8181 Arista Place. Under the direction of Executive Chef/Partner Frank Blea, as …


OZ Architecture to Receive Innovation by Design Award

DENVER – RiNo-based OZ Architecture has been recognized by Fast Company — a progressive business media brand, with a unique editorial focus on innovation in technology, leadership, and design — as a finalist in its annual Innovation by Design Awards for 2018, in the Spaces, Places and Cities category for its design and master plan of the …


Groundbreaking: Legacy Ballroom, Westin Westminster

WESTMINSTER – The Westin Westminster recently broke ground on the new Legacy Ballroom that will add an additional 10,000 square feet of flexible event space when it opens in Spring 2019. The new ballroom will feature 18 foot high ceilings and can be used for events for up to 1,000 people, adding to …


The Sebastian Vail Receives Financing for Additional Improvements

DENVER – Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) has arranged $13.5 million in financing for The Sebastian Vail, a full-service boutique hotel and private residence club located within Vail Village, to be used for additional capital improvements to the property. Completed in 2007, The Sebastian Vail, underwent an extensive $1.2 million property …


Historic Emily Griffith Campus to Undergo $96.5M Transformation

Emily Griffith Opportunity School in Denver will soon become a mixed-use property with hotel and retail space after Denver City Council unanimously approved a redevelopment plan. Englewood-based hospitality company Stonebridge Companies plans to transform the 2.5-acre site at 1250 Welton St. in Denver into a hotel with approximately 250 rooms, retail and office …


Multi-Tenant Retail Development in Colorado Springs Nears Completion

COLORADO SPRINGS – Confluent Development, a Denver-based real estate investment and development firm, is nearing completion on an 8,265-square-foot multi-tenant retail development in Colorado Springs. Accommodating three tenants, the retail development will bring brands Snooze, an a.m. Eatery, and Bishops Cuts/Color to the Colorado Springs market. Located on the corner …


Topgolf Thornton Breaks Ground

THORNTON — Capitalizing on the roaring success of Denver’s first Topgolf® location in Centennial, the global sports entertainment leader has officially broken ground on its second location in Thornton. The new three-level, 65,000-square-foot venue, located along Interstate 25 at East 160th Avenue, is expected to open to the public in late 2019. “Denver is …


Fully Leased 16 Chestnut Building Now Complete

DENVER – East West Partners’ iconic Union Station office project 16 Chestnut has reached completion and is fully leased. Anchor tenant DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services, occupies approximately 345,000 square feet – including their own entrance and lobby – and is an expansion of the company’s current headquarters located across the …