joel bloom

Found in Translation: Joel Bloom

June 1, 2012

Joel Bloom’s predicament was this: fresh out of college, degree in hand and a career path that was wide open.

elly goetz and child

Elly Goetz

March 1, 2012

Elly Goetz learned the importance of investing in herself and others while growing up. Her parents often took in children whose families needed help and taught her to invest her own resources to help others get what they needed.

son nam nguyen

Son Nam Nguyen

March 1, 2012

One of Son Nam Nguyen’s childhood memories is collecting cans off the inner-city streets of Denver to sell for cash when he was 10.

John David and Dan

Advanced Systems Group

March 1, 2012

John Murphy, David Sosnowski and Dan Park moved to Kittredge in 1973 finding they shared a passion for skiing and adventure, interests that would serve as a foundation for their friendship and formation of a multimillion-dollar business.

Alan Cass

Alan Cass

Dec. 1, 2011

Fourth-generation CU alum Alan Cass grew up on campus playing in the ditches and fishing for crawdads in Varsity Lake with strung bacon.

kelly green

Kelly Heffer Green

Dec. 1, 2011

In a largely male-dominated industry, Kelly is the third-generation owner and chairman of Birko, which manufactures concentrated chemicals and equipment used in the meat processing, food and beverage industries.

morgan heim

Morgan Heim

Dec. 1, 2011

With creative fundraising and social media savvy, Morgan Heim is forging a path through the jungle of modern journalism and hopes to save a few species along the way.

jim patton

A Buff Forever in Flight

Sept. 1, 2011

After more than 9,000 flight hours and 60 years as a pilot, James Patton Jr. landed at the end of his career where he first took off — on the plane of his childhood dreams.

allen on bike

Pedaling Power to Athletes

Sept. 1, 2011

Kevin Costner isn’t a sports scientist, but he played one on the big screen. Allen Lim, on the other hand, is the real deal, and Costner can take some credit for that.

sarah with boxes

Gourmet Food Hits the Trail

Sept. 1, 2011

Sarah Welton loved to eat and camp, so she decided to co-found PackitGourmet.