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Colorado Companies to Watch Announce 2016 Winners

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For Immediate Release
June 17, 2016


Fifty Companies Honored for Leadership, Innovation, and Drive

 Denver, CO – Now in its eighth year, Colorado Companies to Watch announces its 2016 award winners, honoring 50 second-stage companies from across the state for their remarkable innovation and economic impact. Chosen from over 1,000 nominations, winning companies represent a broad range of industries and are recognized for their success and potential for growth, community involvement, philanthropy and corporate culture.

“Second-stage companies are critical job creators, innovators, and drivers of our economy,” said Sean Nohavec, CCTW Chairman of the Board and Senior Vice President, Platinum Sponsor UMB Bank. “Too often their incredible contributions to our state are overlooked. We are pleased to bring deserving recognition to these truly impactful organizations.”

The combined impact of the 2016 Colorado Companies to Watch winners is significant:

  • In 2015 the 50 winners employed 1,913 FTEs (full-time employees) and are expecting to create 380 new jobs in 2016.
  • In 2015 the 50 Winners did $503 million in combined revenue and are expected to earn $679.9 million in 2016.

 2016 Colorado Companies to Watch:

Company Name City
Agribotix Boulder
All Phase Restoration Windsor
Allison Medical, Inc. Littleton
ASTRA, LLC Boulder
Avid4 Adventure, Inc. Boulder
Barber-Nichols Inc. Arvada
BCER Group (BCER Engineering, Rondinelli Life Safety and Rimrock Technology) Arvada
Buehler Companies Denver
Canyon Bakehouse Loveland
Choozle Denver
Colorado Medical Waste, Inc. Aurora
Columbine Label Co. Centennial
CPP, Incorporated Fort Collins
Digabit, Inc. Englewood
Epicurean Butter Federal Heights
Faris Machinery Company Denver
GO Alpine Steamboat Springs
Good Day Pharmacy Loveland
JCR Capital Denver
Kindara Inc. Boulder
Liqid Inc. Lafayette
Littleton Equine Medical Center Littleton
Neuro Assessment Systems, Inc. Denver
NFT Golden
PARKiFi, Inc. Denver
Pinnacle Mountain Homes Breckenridge
Polidori Sausage Denver
PorchLight Real Estate Group Denver
Precision Sample, LLC Denver
purely elizabeth Boulder
Quinn Snacks Boulder
Rachio Denver
Redefy Real Estate Aurora
Residential Systems, Inc. Lakewood
Sand Cherry Associates, Inc. Littleton
Serious Texas Bar-B-Q Durango
Silvergate Pharmaceuticals Greenwood Village
SnapEngage Boulder
SpenDifference, LLC Denver
SSB Consulting Group Greenwood Village
Stoneside Blinds & Shades Denver
Sunshine Plumbing Heating Air LLC Henderson
Sustainable Supply Broomfield
Think Network Technologies Durango
Thought Ensemble, Inc. Denver
Timberline Bank Grand Junction
TRIO Environments Denver
Vectors, Inc. Aurora
VOORMI Pagosa Springs


About Colorado Companies to Watch

Colorado Companies to Watch, presented by CapitalValue Advisors, is an awards program honoring second-stage companies headquartered in the state of Colorado. The 350 companies that have been honored since the program’s inception demonstrate high performance in the marketplace or exhibit innovative products or processes. The program is designed to seek businesses from a wide range of industries throughout the state, not just the major metropolitan areas. The 50 companies selected each year make an astounding impact on Colorado’s economy by collectively providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars in revenue. The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) launched the program in 2009 in conjunction with the Edward Lowe Foundation and valuable community partners from across Colorado.


For more information on Colorado Companies to Watch, visit, and Twitter @coloradoCTW.


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