¡Viva! Streets: Downtown Denver’s First-Ever Large-Scale Ciclovía Begins May 14

On Wednesday, April 12, the Downtown Denver Partnership joined with the City and County of Denver and a coalition of community partners to announce ¡Viva! Streets, Denver’s first-ever large-scale Ciclovía — the term given to the temporary closing of certain streets to motorized vehicles for cyclists and pedestrians. Over four Sundays May through August beginning on …


Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa Unveils New Event Space: The Osprey Suite

An inviting new event space is now available for hire at The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa Avon, Vail Valley. The Osprey Suite is a modern alpine hospitality suite featuring custom furniture with large windows overlooking The Westin Riverfront’s Gondola Plaza. Ideal for social functions, board meetings, community dinners, welcome receptions, and more for up …


Small Giants Moves into New Denver Office, Announces Open House Event

Small Giants, a full-service marketing firm with a focus on the architectural, engineering and construction (AEC) and commercial real estate (CRE) industries, has moved into an ideally located new office in the heart of Denver at 686 Mariposa St. The 2,500-square-foot office is located in the Associated General Contractors (AGC) …


McWhinney and Prism Places to Share Redevelopment Concepts for Revitalization of Foothills Mall

On Saturday, April 15, McWhinney and Prism Places will share their initial ideas tied to the adaptive reuse vision for Foothills Mall’s future redevelopment, during a community open house. Potential design concepts for the project, which include the enclosed mall, several free-standing single and multi-tenant buildings, as well as metro district-owned parking …


Groundbreaking: Walsh School District PK-12 School

GH Phipps Construction Companies recently celebrated the groundbreaking of the new $25.3 million Walsh School District PK-12 school. The event, which marked the start of construction of the new school, included local officials, partner representatives and community members, as well as Superintendent and Walsh Junior and Senior High School Principal Corey …


Colorado Engineering Company Receives Engineering Excellence Award

ME Engineers of Golden was recently awarded a National Recognition Award for exemplary engineering achievement — by the  American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) — for designing building systems for Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, Wash., during the 56th annual Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA). The 800,000-square-foot, 17,100-seat multi-purpose arena is on …


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 …