Grand Junction office contributes to record sales for Express Employment

The Express Employment Professionals operation in Grand Junction has contributed to record-breaking sales volume for the national staffing services company. “In Grand Junction, we’re seeing an increase of 26 percent in sales for the year,” said Nina Anderson, owner of the franchise. Express Employment Professionals has reported weekly sales volume records for North America five […]

Grand Junction companies among winners of Pinnacol Assurance safety awards

Two Grand Junction companies are among the Pinnacol Assurance policyholders in Colorado receiving awards for their performance in safety, loss prevention and financial and claims management. Blythe Group, an architectural, interior design and project management firm, won a 2010 Circle of Safety Award. So did C5 Medical Werks, a medical device manufacturer. A total of […]

American National Bank receives highest rating from bank rating firm

American National Bank has once again earned the highest rating available from a national bank rating firm. American National Bank qualified as a Blue Ribbon Bank from Veribanc based on information for the second quarter of 2010. “It’s always good to be recognized by outside financial analysts, especially in these unprecedented economic times,” said Lon […]

Grand Valley tech firm earns award

A Grand Junction technology and business process consulting firm has earned recognition for its performance from Microsoft Dynamics. EWS Group was named to the 2010 President’s Club, a group comprised of the top 5 percent of firms that partner with Microsoft Dynamics to sell computer software applications. Founded in 2001, EWS Group works with a […]

Monument chief up for national interpretive award

Michelle Wheatley, chief of interpretation, education and visitor services at the Colorado National Monument near Grand Junction, is under consideration for a national award for her efforts. Wheatley received the regional Freeman Tilden Award for excellence in interpretation. She’s now among seven regional winners under consideration for the national award, scheduled for presentation in November […]

Wealth management firm hires retirement concierge

Lisa Mauser has joined May-Investments in Grand Junction as a retirement concierge. “She’ll work with our custom wealth management clients to help in any area we can that isn’t financially related,” said Doug May, owner and chief investment officer for the firm. Mauser will assist clients in answering non-financial questions about their retirement plans and […]

Women in construction group announces officers and directors

The Western Colorado Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) has announced its officers and directors for the 2010-2011 term. The officers are: Wanda Graham, Bighorn Consulting Engineers, president; Elaine Harris, Vectra Bank, vice president; Alice Lobato, Western Building Solutions, treasurer; Tara Cerny, ABC Western Colorado, recording secretary; and Mary Ellen Fern, […]