McWhinney Honored by NAIOP for Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

McWhinney, a Colorado-based and national real estate investment, development and management firm, was recently recognized for its focus on advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). NAIOP Colorado honored McWhinney’s DEI Committee for its advancement and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion efforts. The award was made at the 36th Annual …


Denver Beer Co. Opens Fourth Taproom Location in Lowry

Denver Beer Co. will hold a grand opening event this Saturday, Feb. 25, for the craft brewery’s fourth taproom located at 7070 E. Lowry Blvd within the Exchange at Boulevard One, a vibrant mixed-use community hub co-owned and developed by Confluent Development and Kelmore Development. The new location includes a 4,200-square-foot taproom …


Pinkard to Host Golf Tournament Benefiting ACE Scholarships 

Pinkard Construction has announced its fourth annual Careers in Construction golf tournament, benefiting ACE Scholarships. The event will take place on June 26 at the Country Club at Castle Pines. The previous year’s tournament raised over $100,000. The resulting 36 scholarships allow the recipients to attend the private K-12 school of their …

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CRE Veteran Mark Smith Named to 2023 Colorado Business Hall of Fame

Mark Smith, founding principal and managing partner of Slifer Smith & Frampton, as well as founding principal of East West Partners, has been inducted into the 2023 Class of the Colorado Business Hall of Fame, which honors outstanding individuals who have made legendary contributions to the free enterprise system and provide …


Budweiser Event Center in Loveland to be Renamed Blue Arena

Blue Federal Credit Union, a fast-growing credit union serving Colorado and Wyoming, will take over the naming rights of the Budweiser Event Center located in Loveland, Colorado, in October 2023 at the expiration of the current contract with Larimer County. The facility will be renamed Blue Arena with a 10-year naming rights …


Livestock Center at the National Western Center Breaks Ground

Mayor Michael B. Hancock, the National Western Center Authority, and its partners were in attendance today as the Sue Anschutz-Rodgers Livestock Center at the National Western Center broke ground. The over 350,000-square-foot addition is the largest building to date at the National Western Center and will serve as Denver’s newest event …


Sierra to Open its First Lakewood Location this Weekend

Sierra, the multichannel off-price retailer of active and outside brands, is opening its first Lakewood location at Belleview Shores, located at 5822 S. Wadsworth Blvd, on Saturday, November 12. The store will join five Sierra locations within the Denver and surrounding area. As part of the T.J.Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods family, Sierra is a …


Cypress Equity Investments Hosts Grand Opening Event for Revel Apartment Community in Aurora

Cypress Equity Investments (CEI), a national multifamily developer, hosted Aurora Mayor Mike Coffman at a Grand Opening Celebration on Thursday, October 13 for Revel, a 300-residence transit-oriented apartment community in Aurora. Located just off I-225 and within walking distance of 2nd Ave. & Abilene Station on Denver RTD’s R light rail line, the category-defining garden-style community provides easy access to …


PepsiCo’s Largest and Most Sustainable Domestic Outpost Breaks Ground

On Sept.27, PepsiCo Beverages North America (PBNA) broke ground on its new 1.2 million-square-foot manufacturing facility in the Denver High Point development area, with local government representatives, community partners, and 250+ local PBNA employees in attendance. The new facility will be PepsiCo’s largest and most sustainable domestic outpost, serving as …


Non Plus Ultra Adds The Brighton to Denver Portfolio

Non Plus Ultra, known for activating iconic, architecturally significant real estate properties as public, private and immersive event venues, has announced the addition of The Brighton to its Denver portfolio. With over 75,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space featuring 30-foot ceilings, The Brighton – located at 3403 Brighton …