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Denver Beer Festivus celebrates holiday brews, craft community

This year’s Denver Beer Festivus is scheduled for Dec. 16 at the Wings over the Rockies Air & Space Museum in Lowry. | Photos courtesy of Alyson McClaran, Two Parts

December 11, 2017 - 12:08pm

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

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

Jeff Sinelli

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

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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

Best friends put entrepreneurial muscle into Chuze Fitness

The Chuze Fitness leadership team includes, left to right, CEO Cory Brightwell, COO Nick Barshick, co-founder Ray Barshick, co-founder Charles Brightwell and CMO Kris Peterson. | Photo by Adam Larkey Photography via Chuze Fitness

June 19, 2017 - 7:03pm

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

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