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Business news covering smaller companies and the industry.

Alternative theaters thrive in ‘sophisticated’ Denver

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is rolling out an aggressive expansion plan for the Denver metro area. | Photo by Mark Colomb courtesy of the Alamo Drafthouse
March 9, 2017 - 1:02pm

Career Path: Denver friends' 'pickle epiphany' turns into small business

The Real Dill sold 10,000 cases in 2016, up from 1,000 in its first year in business back in 2012. | Photo courtesy of The Real Dill

February 26, 2017 - 12:29pm

From the Block: Denver's 'wicked' Colfax drives into the future

A Colfax flag flies over the asphalt on a clear-skied afternoon in Denver. | Photo by Paul Karolyi/Crain's Denver

February 19, 2017 - 2:27pm

YouRent may prove short-term rental platforms aren't created equal

A peek inside one of YouRent's vacation rental units. Courtesy of YouRent.

February 15, 2017 - 6:34pm

Forensic accountant uncooks company books

Tiffany Couch, CPA/CFF, CFE, is a Washington-based forensic accountant who has spent the last 12 years operating as a “sleuth with an adding machine.” | Photo courtesy of Tiffany Couch.

February 12, 2017 - 6:16pm

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

Mark Johnson


Boutique plant shops blossom in the Colorado sun

A smorgasbord of plants, incense, art books and specialty garments are on sale at Sacred Thistle in Denver. | Photo by Paul Karolyi/Crain's Denver

February 7, 2017 - 2:02pm

Women business owners explain special set of challenges

Holly Tachovsky, CEO and co-founder of Austin-based BuildFax, believes that the quality of a company's idea and management team are more important than whether it is run by a woman. | Photo courtesy of BuildFax.

January 26, 2017 - 1:55pm