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(Daily Camera (Boulder, CO) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Jun. 15--BOULDER, Colo. -- Chobani Greek Yogurt has named Boulder-based TDA Advertising & Design as its first advertising agency of record. TDA's first work -- targeting active, health conscious adults -- will beging in August.
Women's Adventure, the magazine for active outdoor women, is joining with industry leaders to create a unique event on Sept. 26. The Women's Adventure at the Boulder Reservoir will allow women to sample gear related to rock climbing, mountain and road bicycling, kayaking, fly fishing, yoga and orienteering. http://event.womensadventuremagazine.com.
Correctional Counseling, Inc., has selected Pivot Communication, a Boulder public relations and marketing firm, as agency of record. Based in Memphis, Tenn., Correctional Counseling provides a wide range of treatment and training programs for offenders involved in the correctional system.
Rocky Mountain Wealth Management of Boulder is pleased to announce that Kent A. Hansen, CRPC, has joined its firm as a financial consultant. Hansen has been in the financial services industry in Boulder for more than 20 years. He specializes in developing customized investment and wealth planning strategies for entrepreneurs and corporate executives. www.rockymountainwealthmanagement.com.
Rebit Inc., the Longmont company dedicated to relieving the burden of backup for PC users, announces that J&R Music & Computer World and Micro Center are offering Rebit software and appliances in their stores and online.
Cultivate, a mobile employee development company, signed new clients in 2009 including Abbott, IKEA, REI, Timberland, Dole, AutoZone, Newmont Mining, Lundbeck and Moffitt Cancer Center. Its online audio book service works like Netflix and helps employees use their travel time more productively.
The Academy of Boulder announces that it is pleased to be a sponsor of the Colorado Music Festival Summer 2009 season. The Academy, a locally-owned retirement community, is pleased to be able to support the arts in Boulder.
Margie McCulloch of RED PEPPER Design was selected by Studio No 6, a branding and graphic design company, to design the interior of its new commercial space in Longmont.
Alpenglow Specialty + Emergency Center will open its doors to a 4,300-square-foot, fully-remodeled, state-of-the-art hospital facility at the end of June. Conveniently located at 3640 Walnut St. in Boulder, AVSEC will offer emergency/critical care and board-certified specialists in cardiology, surgery and internal medicine for dogs, cats, small mammals and exotics.
Ai Creative, a Boulder marketing services firm, developed and launched a Web site for its client, Arbitrage Compliance Specialists, Inc. 303-641-5291. www.aicreative.com.
Peak Form Physical Therapy won a national award for being a successful WorkSTEPS provider in the region. Out of thousands of providers, Peak Form was awarded one of three annual awards. WorkSTEPS is an up-and-coming program that analyzes employees' physical capabilities in order to match them with the appropriate job.
Jim Howser and Jason Kruse, both with the Colorado Group, coordinated a new lease agreement with Asher Brewing Company. The company will open a new location for its brewery business at 4699 Nautilus Court.
Boulder-based Sterling-Rice Group, a leading brand strategy and marketing communications firm, announces that it has hired Elizabeth Seelye as a consultant in its Research, Strategy and Innovation Group. Seelye has managed insights, product positioning, and strategy projects for brands such as Starbucks, Noodles & Company, Frito-Lay and others. She also has experience leading KFC's Innovation Team at Yum! Brands, the world's largest restaurant company.
Key Equipment Finance, the nation's second-largest bank-held equipment finance company and an affiliate of KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY) has named Amy M. Gross as vice president of sales, federal and wholesale.
Body Bar Inc. announces a partnership with iAmplify.com. Through this partnership, content -- including that previously offered only in VHS format -- is available for download to computer, iPods and cell phones and is always accessible online via www.bodybar.com/Body-Bar-Store/Downloads.
Room 214 co-founder James Clark discussed building online communities at the Social Communications Leadership Forum June 9 at New York University. Boulder-based Room 214 is a social media agency offering online word of mouth marketing services.
Matt Kolb, president and founder of Pedal to Properties, a local real estate company, announces that Tim Majors, an attorney with experience in taking retail businesses national, is now a 50 percent partner in the firm. Pedal to Properties will expand its presence in Boulder immediately as the firm is looking for commercial space and to add agents in the downtown Boulder area.
Bobo's Oat Bars, Boulder's manufacturer of wonderfully moist, vegan and wheat-free breakfast bars, has expanded and is moving its facility, bakery and warehouse to 4725 Nautilus Court in Gunbarrel. (303) 938-1977.
Mary Lacy and Pete Maguire announce the formation of the Lacy & Maguire Law Firm in Boulder. They will focus on criminal law, elder law and litigation.
Rose Youth Foundation, a grant-making initiative of Rose Community Foundation, has awarded $50,600 in grants to 11 projects. The grants were awarded at a celebration on May 3 for members of Rose Youth Foundation, their families and grant recipients. (303) 398-7416.
Insight Designs Web Solutions, LLC, a Boulder-based interactive agency, created a custom Web site -- www.bna-inc.com -- for Bart & Associates, Inc., a McLean, Va.-based enterprise software solutions provider to the U.S. government and some of the world's largest companies. www.insightdesigns.com. (303) 449-8567.
The Creative Alliance, a Lafayette PR and marketing firm, has been retained by Cardinal Peak, LLC to provide strategic marketing planning services. Cardinal Peak, based in Lafayette, delivers contract engineering services that enable companies to bring new embedded devices to market quickly and reliably. (303) 665-8101.
The Creative Alliance designed an integrated suite of sales and marketing materials for its client, Syngenta Flowers, Inc., including a 204-page catalog, an ad campaign consisting of 15 ads running in three trade publications, and colorful trade show signage and materials. (303) 665-8101.
Pam Metzger, Director of Relocation and Business Development at Colorado Landmark Realtors, proudly accepted the company's 2008 Fast Tracker Award for Excellence in Referral and Relocation Services at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World annual conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., in March. (303) 443-3377.
VisionTEK, a leading mobile data software solutions provider for first responders, announced that Chris Marchetti has joined the VisionTEK Sales team. Chris comes to VisionTEK as the Regional Sales Manager for the Central Division with more than 14 years experience in software sales. (303) 554-8835.
Boulder's green dry cleaners, Boulder Cleaners, earned the prestigious PACE certification. It is the only cleaner in Boulder County to have earned the PACE designation by going beyond industry compliance with air pollution, waste reduction and health effects from exposure to chemicals.
Locally-produced children's show BIG GREEN RABBIT received six nominations for this year's National Television Academy Heartland Emmy Awards. The Emmy nominations come closely on the heels of the recent Official Honoree Webby Awards for BigGreenRabbit.com. Emmy winners will be announced July 18.
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