Grand Junction Volkswagen awarded for customer service

Grand Junction Volkswagen has once again received recognition for customer service. The dealership received a 2021 Customer Satisfaction Award from the DealerRater dealer review website. “2020 definitely created some unique challenges. We had to recreate our customer service experience by keeping our distance, while still delivering essential, high-quality auto service to our customers,” said Ron […]

Charter adds robocall blocking feature to Spectrum services

Charter Communications has launched a feature for business and individual customers of its Spectrum telephone services that blocks robocalls and sends caller identification alerts for suspicious telemarketing calls. “We are making Call Guard automatically available to all our customers as part of our commitment to providing quality products that prioritize safety and security,” said Carl […]

Speakers and sponsors sought for TEDx event

Organizers of TEDxGrandJunction are looking for speakers and sponsors for the annual event designed to share ideas. The TEDxGrandJunction is set for March 20 as a free live streaming event on TEDxGJ and Ideas at Altitude Facebook and the website. Presentations will reflect the theme — “Recenter, Reconnect, Rebuild.” A call for speaker entries […]

Safer With Foam: Campaign promotes breweries

A new public awareness campaign titled “Safer With Foam” is designed to promote craft breweries in Colorado as they deal with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and associated restrictions. “A play on the Safer At Home of the past year, the Safer With Foam campaign encourages beer lovers to continue to support the breweries […]

Alpine Banks announced quarterly cash dividends

Alpine Banks of Colorado has announced it will pay quarterly cash dividends on Feb. 1. The bank will pay a dividend of $24 per class A common share and 16 cents per class B common share. Those dividends represent a 33.3 percent increase over dividends paid in the previous quarter. A $5.1 billion employee-owned organization […]

Listings sought for annual Farm Fresh Directory

Listings will be accepted through Feb. 15 for the Colorado Farm Fresh Directory, an annual publication promoting farmers markets, wineries and other agricultural operations in Colorado. “Farm Fresh is a popular and helpful resource for Colorado residents and visitors,” said Danielle Trotta, business development specialist with the Colorado Department of Agriculture. “The goal of the […]

Firm testing real estate tech in Mesa County

A company has enlisted commercial real estate brokers in Mesa County to help test a new search engine and marketing platform. Jamis Companies plans to offer the  Commercial Co-Op platform to Colorado and, eventually, nationwide markets. “It’s an all-in-one search engine and marketing tool for commercial real estate brokers looking to streamline their tech and […]

Federal mineral lease district rolls funding into one grant cycle

The Mesa County Federal Mineral Lease District has canceled its spring grant cycle and will instead roll funding into one cycle scheduled to begin Aug. 1. The district has allocated $350,000 for fall grant awards. The district distributes federal mineral leasing funds to local public entities to support infrastructure, construction and public service projects that […]

Spectrum adds AccuWeather to Grand Junction programming

Spectrum has added the AccuWeather TV Network to programming offered to customers in Grand Junction. “AccuWeather will give Spectrum customers in Grand Junction access to even more timely and reliable weather news and information from a trusted brand,” said Tom Montemagno, executive vice president of programming acquisition for Charter Communications. Charter operates the Spectrum brand […]

Bicycle rack manufacturer ramping up production

A bicycle rack manufacturer has installed computerized machinery to ramp up production at its Grand Junction facility. QuikRStuff added the computerized numerical control machines to handle the production of up to 2,000 Quik Rack Mach2 bicycle racks by the end of March. The company expects to add four employees to run the machines. Bryan Wachs […]