Leading index forecasts continued growth in U.S.

A monthly index forecasting economic conditions has rebounded, signaling what likely will be continued growth through early 2020. The Conference Board reported its Leading Economic Indicator (LEI) rose eight-tenths of a percent to 112.1 in January. The gain is more than double a three-tenths of a percent loss in December. A separate measure of current […]

Grand Valley residents appointed to state boards

Four Grand Valley residents have been appointed to state boards. Nathan Perry, an associate professor of economics at Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, is among seven appointees to an advisory committee that helps project revenue for the state government. Perry was named to the Governor’s Estimating Advisory Committee. The committee was created to assist […]

Real estate agency names best-selling agents

Kathy Tomkins and Toni Heiden were honored as the top-performing agents for January at Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty in Grand Junction. Tomkins had the most closed transactions and highest dollar volume for the month.Heiden, the owner and broker of the firm, had the most new listings. Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty operates offices at 735 Rood […]

Program spotlights beer distributor customer service manager

Miranda Martinez, a customer service manager at the High Country Beverage beer distributor based in Grand Junction, has been recognized in a national program. The National Beer Wholesalers Association honored Martinez in its employee spotlight program. “Miranda comes into work every day with a contagious smile and great attitude,” said Tom Nichols, director of operations […]

Real estate company awards employees

Michelle Adderley, Brian Donaldson, Tyler Harris and Zee Samora are the latest winners of awards bestowed by Bray Real Estate in Grand Junction. The four received Bray Way awards during a company breakfast at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel. Adderley works as a maintenance coordinator for Bray Property Management. Donaldson and Harris are Realtors. Samora […]

General manager named to oversee foundation repair firm

Jake Oakey has joined Foundation Repair of Western Colorado as general manager of the Grand Junction branch. Groundworks acquired Foundation Repair of Western Colorado, the eighth foundation services company to join the firm in the past year. Oakey brings to his duties experience in sales and operations in the foundation services industry in Colorado, most […]

Writing group plans free workshop on critiques

Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers has scheduled a free workshop offering information about the critique process. The workshop is set for 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 29 at the Business Incubator Center, 2591 Legacy Way in Grand Junction. A light breakfast will be served. Reservations are requested, but not required. Send reservations to Pam Chiaro at […]

Applications sought for Robin Hood grants

Applications will be accepted through March 2 for an annual Robin Hood grant program conducted by the Rotary Club of Grand Junction. The grant program is open to registered 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organizations that benefit Mesa County citizens. Requests will be granted on the merits of the programs or projects and availability of funding. Application […]

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