Bank president: Survey results confirm customer preference for online banking

Pete Waller, president and chief executive officer of First National Bank of the Rockies, said the results of a survey conducted by the American Bankers Association confirm that most customers prefer online banking. “It tells us that more consumers prefer the speed and convenience of conducting their banking transactions on the Internet,” Waller said. “It […]

Attendance and revenue holds steady at 2010 Colorado Mountain Winefest

Attendance and gross revenue held steady at the 2010 Colorado Mountain Winefest, according to Sarah Catlin, executive director of the annual event. “We are extremely pleased with this year’s event,” Catlin said. “We are also pleased with the increase of sales for events surrounding the Festival in the Park.” The Winefest, held in September at […]

Owner of Grand Junction printing firm receives award for management skills

Randy Greathouse, owner and president of Precision Printing in Grand Junction, has received a management award from an organization of independent printing businesses. Greathouse received the award from CPrint during its recent board meeting in Denver. The organization selects a participating printer who has demonstrated the most positive changes over the previous six months. Todd […]

Rocky Mountain Health Plans continues Medicare coverage

Rocky Mountain Health Plans will continue to offer Medicare coverage in Colorado even as other companies discontinue Medicare private-fee-for-service (PFFS) plans. The discontinuation of several PFFS plans at the end of the year affects 907 Medicare beneficiaries in Mesa County, 2,775 beneficiaries on the Western Slope and nearly 14,000 beneficiaries statewide. Those who are affected […]

KAFM community radio station names new executive director

Marc Foster has taken over as executive director of the KAFM community radio station in Grand Junction. Foster, who was selected from among 16 candidates, long has served as a volunteer and member of KAFM. He succeeds Ryan Stringfellow, who plans to pursue other business and personal interests. “Marc’s long-time dedication and experience at the […]

Firm offers radon tests, mitigation

Foundation Repair of Western Colorado provides radon testing for homeowners as well as ways to mitigate high levels of radon. “Fall and winter are the ideal times to test for radon in the home, since windows are typically closed and any radon in the home will not be diluted with fresh air from outdoors,” said […]