Background-check Tech Company Signs Long-term Lease in Denver for Second HQ

According to the Denver Business Journal, San Francisco-based background-check tech company Checkr, has signed a long-term lease for more than 92,000 square feet of space at the 18th Street Atrium, a 100-year-old building at 1621 18th St. in the Union Station neighborhood. Founded in 2014, Checkr has been widely recognized …


MG Revitalizes Presence and Casts Broader Benefit

Denver-based MG AEC Technology Partners (MG), process innovation specialists, has revitalized its brand and online presence at Formerly known as MasterGraphics.aec, the brand is easiest articulated as simply MG. “MG’s passion is founded on streamlining processes. Simplifying our brand reflects that,” says president Scott Bailey. Building on a platform of expertise …


Tech Company Fivetran Expands at Denver’s STEAM on the Platte

Fivetran, Inc. a fast-growing tech company based in Oakland California, has leased 16,000 square feet at STEAM on the Platte, the newly developed office building at 1401 Zuni Street in Denver. With a dynamic central location, Fivetran expects to grow its current Denver team from 40 employees to more than 150 in the …


Panasonic “Smart Building” Sells for $22M

The LEED Gold-certified “smart building” home to Panasonic Enterprise Solutions (PESCO) located at 6144 North Panasonic Way at Denver’s Peña Station Next, has sold for $22 million. Tyler Carner, Jeremy Ballenger and Jim Bolt with CBRE represented the seller, Denver-based Westfield Company, Inc. The buyer, NewStreet Properties, LLC, of Omaha, purchased the industrial flex property …


Leading Data Center Provider Opens HQ in Denver

STACK INFRASTRUCTURE, the data center company built to address the technology infrastructure needs of rapidly scaling enterprises and hyperscale businesses, has selected 1600 Broadway in Denver’s central business district for its corporate headquarters. Opening September 1, 2019, the new HQ will centralize STACK’s executive leadership and provide a geographically and strategically …


Denver No.8 for Tech Talent

Denver’s tech community continues to grow. The Mile High City is now the eighth-best market for tech talent according to CBRE’s Tech Talent Scorecard, part of its annual Scoring Tech Talent Report, which ranks 50 U.S. and Canadian markets according to their ability to attract and grow tech talent. The Denver/Boulder region added …


Digital Facilities Management Creates a Tipping Point for Smart Building Adoption

By Peter Rake, global director of Integration at Switch Automation Just as today’s homeowners want to implement Smart Tech solutions for sustainability and security, commercial real estate owners and operators want PropTech in their buildings to support digital facilities management (DFM). Smart building solutions are helping operations teams evolve from reactive to proactive to …


Real Estate Tech and Data Company Expands Market Coverage to Denver

Gridics LLC, a Miami-based real estate tech and data company, will expand its real estate development analysis platform to include six more major cities, including Denver. The Gridics platform allows users to calculate and visualize, in 3D, the development feasibility and capacity of a parcel or assemblage of parcels, inclusive …


JLL’s Enterprise App JiLL Acts as an Admin for Every Employee

JLL recently introduced JiLL, an AI-powered, conversational platform that can help employees streamline their work and be more productive. Users can use voice or text to converse with the app via their smart phones and simplify time-consuming daily tasks such as setting up meetings, finding colleagues, looking up lunch menus …


Hensel Phelps Approved for Drone Operations Over People

Hensel Phelps has received a Certificate of Waiver from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), allowing certified operators to safely fly parachute-equipped sUAS (small Unmanned Aircraft Systems or drones) over people, including populated construction sites. This precedent setting waiver is the first time a waiver has been granted using a parachute system. At …