Leeds School of Business http://www.kunc.org en Colorado Craft Breweries Generated $826m http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-craft-breweries-generated-826m-report-finds <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/kvnf/audio/2014/06/CO_Breweries_LP_051514_2.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A recent report finds Colorado has more than doubled its number of craft breweries since 2009.&#160;</span><p>The state’s craft brewery industry is doing well, according to the report by the&#160;<a href="http://www.colorado.edu/leeds/">University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business</a>.<p>The study, commissioned by the&#160;<a href="http://coloradobeer.org/">Colorado Brewers Guild</a>, found the state ranks third in the nation, just behind Calif Mon, 26 May 2014 12:09:24 +0000 Laura Palmisano 57000 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Craft Breweries Generated $826m When Marijuana No Longer Sells Itself Branding Steps Up http://www.kunc.org/post/when-marijuana-no-longer-sells-itself-branding-steps <p>For years in Colorado, the thought has been that pot will sell itself. Now that it’s legal, marijuana businesses are realizing they’ll need to carve out niches and reach out to new buyers to survive in a very competitive marketplace.</p><p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon 55463 at http://www.kunc.org When Marijuana No Longer Sells Itself Branding Steps Up Colorado Business Remains Optimistic About 2014 Economy http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-business-remains-optimistic-about-2014-economy <p>The state economy is continuing its upward trend – and so is the confidence level of Colorado’s business leaders heading into the second quarter of 2014. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:48:45 +0000 Erin OToole 55120 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Business Remains Optimistic About 2014 Economy Boulder On Par To Outpace State Growth http://www.kunc.org/post/boulder-par-outpace-state-growth <p>Colorado as a whole faces a growing economic year, but the Front Range and specifically Boulder will feel the greatest benefit of that anticipated success.</p><p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 12:43:41 +0000 Dan Greenwood & Erin OToole 53781 at http://www.kunc.org Boulder On Par To Outpace State Growth Another Positive Year Expected For Colorado's Economy In 2014 http://www.kunc.org/post/another-positive-year-expected-colorados-economy-2014 <p>Economists at the <a href="http://www.colorado.edu/" target="_blank">University of Colorado</a> are predicting another positive year for the state's economy in 2014, with jobs being created across a wide range of the state’s primary business sectors.</p><p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:15:00 +0000 Erin OToole 52651 at http://www.kunc.org Another Positive Year Expected For Colorado's Economy In 2014