Category Archives: Featured Communities

U.S. wind energy production hit record high in 2015.

NATIONAL — NAWind energy generated a record 191 megawatt-hours of electricity last year, enough for 17.5 million homes, an industry group said recently. The American Wind Energy Association said wind produced 4.7 percent of the nation’s electrici ...

Vestas to team up with Xcel on a massive wind farm.

BRIGHTON, Colo. — Vestas Wind Systems is teaming up with Xcel Energy on a huge 600-megawatt project in eastern Colorado, Portland Business Journal reported. The project will be Colorado’s largest wind farm. David Eves, president and CEO of Xcel&# ...

CarMax looks to fill 1,600 positions nationwide.

RICHMOND, Va. — CarMax, the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, is recruiting for more than 1,600 positions in locations across the country. The majority of open positions are in sales, with additional positions in service (detailers, experie ...

Tax incentives lure 1,370 new jobs to Colorado.

COLORADO – State tax incentives are luring companies to beef up their work forces in Colorado. The Colorado Economic Development Commission just approved applications from seven companies to step up hiring in Colorado in exchange for tax benefits. Co ...

Two Colorado cities among nation’s top tech hotspots.

DENVER – Jones Lang LaSalle just released its 2015 Tech Outlook report. The commercial real estate brokerage firm ranked cities based on their talent pool, startup friendliness, economic momentum, cost of renting office space and their cost of living. ...

Nail down a job at Home Depot.

DENVER – Home Depot is now on a hiring spree to staff ten stores throughout the Denver area. In addition to positions for adults, Home Depot offers flexible schedules for students ages 16 and up. The home improvement chain sells a variety of items, inc ...

All Valley Home Care holds hiring event.

BOULDER, Colo. – All Valley Home Care is now hiring non medical home care workers in Boulder and Longmont. The company provides home care services for seniors, including help with bathing, housekeeping, transportation and incontinence. Applicants shoul ...

Denver Career Fair kicks off Nov. 18.

DENVER – Are you looking for a job in Denver? If so, you may want to check out the Denver Career Fair on Nov. 18. A wide variety of employers will be hiring during the career fair. Employers planning to attend the event include University of the Rockie ...

Whitewave Foods beefs up employee count in Denver.

DENVER – WhiteWave Foods, a healthy food manufacturer based in Denver, is continuing to beef up its staff after posting record profits during the third quarter. WhiteWave Foods caters to shoppers looking for healthy options, such as non-GMO and organ ...

ProtectWise combating stealthy computer hacks.

DENVER – ProtectWise, a computer security startup based in Denver, is attempting to combat the stealthiest of hacks. While a multitude of programs are available that will notice when a computer faces a large attack, many programs will not note a virus ...

H&R Block filing for jobs in Aurora.

AURORA, Colo. – Do you have great customer service skills? If so, you may want to check out job openings at H&R Block for client services professionals in Aurora. H&R Block specializes in helping customers prepare their tax returns. The compan ...

Intelisecure coding jobs in Denver.

DENVER – Intelisecure, a cybersecurity company that is based in the Denver Tech Center, landed $8.1 million in funding during October. The company used most of its new funds to purchase Pentura, a cybersecurity-focused company based in England. Intelis ...

Havenly strikes gold, launches hiring spree.

DENVER – Havenly, an interior design startup, just secured $7.5 million in funding. The Denver-based company plans to use its newly acquired cash to increase its workforce by 20 percent. Havenly enables customers to take a survey to determine their fav ...

Secure a new career at Advantage Security.

AURORA, Colo. – Advantage Security is holding an open house on Nov. 5 to hire new security guards. The company provides security services for office buildings and gated communities throughout Colorado. New hires at Advantage Security will receive above ...