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Career Path: From country singer to cupcake powerhouse

Gigi Butler, founder of Gigi's Cupcakes, opened her first bakery in Nashville but now has nearly 100 franchises. (Courtesy of Gigi's Cupcakes) 

June 26, 2017 - 11:08am

Career Path: From the seas to the bees, Navy vet turns beekeeper

Nathan Sheets started with one beehive and now has a honey-making empire. Photo courtesy of Nature Nate's. 

June 19, 2017 - 5:35pm

Career Path: 31 years of tinkering, work is still play for toy inventor

Morley has conceived an estimated 1,000 toys. | Photo courtesy Tony Morley

June 13, 2017 - 12:13pm

Career Path: Former computer store owner turns T-shirt giant

Josh Kent, founder and CEO of SunFrog, launched the T-shirt company three years ago with a design intended for social sharing to boost profits. | Photo courtesy of SunFrog

June 7, 2017 - 5:54pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Audrey Padgett

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‘Special’ deliveries: How are new addresses recognized?

Jack Levis is the senior director of process management at United Parcel Service, which manages 250 million address points in its database. | Photo courtesy UPS.

May 15, 2017 - 1:55pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jim Koch

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From the Block: Shaping a new future in Denver's West Colfax

Residents of West Colfax enjoy the festivities at the Re-Imagine West Colfax event in 2015. | Photo courtesy of the West Colfax Business Improvement District

May 3, 2017 - 11:43am

From the Block: Take a trip to Denver’s outdoor shopping hub, Cherry Creek North

Cherry Creek North is among the premier shopping destinations in Denver. | Photo courtesy of Cherry Creek North Business Improvement District / CoMedia

May 1, 2017 - 4:30pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Kristin Blount

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