Charles Schwab & Co. Inc. has entered into a five-year commitment with the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder to develop and invest in a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) program, aimed at readying undergraduate students for careers in financial planning and wealth management. A generous charitable investment will fund scholarships, as [...]
Sherman Ralsey Miller IV, executive director for the Real Estate Center at the Leeds School, died April 22. He was 64. He was born April 17, 1951, in New York City and grew up in Tucson, Arizona, where he swam competitively and coached swimming. Miller graduated from the University of Arizona and moved to Colorado [...]
Kate Tallman, associate vice president of the CU Technology Transfer Office, has been appointed a member of the board of the Colorado BioScience Association. Board members commit to a three-year term and work in partnership with CBSA staff to support the growth of Colorado’s more than 600 bioscience companies. Tallman has responsibility for intellectual property [...]
Beginning in May, the program — offered since 2000 on the CU-Boulder campus — also will be available at the Liniger Building at CU South Denver.
Members of the public who make $53,000 or less are eligible for the service, now in its sixth year.
The confidence of Colorado business leaders has increased slightly going into 2015, according to the Leeds Business Confidence Index (LBCI) released Monday by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. The index also is more stable than ever in its 11-year history. “We’ve gone seven quarters with very low volatility quarter to quarter [...]
Eight teams of CU-Boulder students, faculty and staff have created campaigns with specific project funding goals, deliverables and timelines.
Career development at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business will benefit from a $500,000 commitment from Phillips 66, an energy manufacturing and logistics company.
Mark Meaney has been named executive director of the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) at the Leeds School of Business at CU-Boulder. Meaney joins CESR from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, where he served as a faculty director. He has more than 17 years of experience in [...]
Colorado will continue on the road to recovery and add a variety of jobs in 2014 across almost all business sectors following a positive year in 2013, according to economist Richard Wobbekind of the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business.
The University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business will present its 49th annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forum at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9, at the Denver Marriott City Center. The event at 1701 California St. is free and open to the public but reservations are required for those planning to attend. To make [...]
Have you ever laughed at an epic FAIL? Or that klutzy moment when someone awkwardly falls down? Why was it so funny? Peter McGraw has traveled around the world in hopes of finding the answer to that question.
Kate Tallman, senior director for CU’s Technology Transfer Office (TTO) at the Boulder and Colorado Springs campuses, has been named Interim Associate Vice President of Technology Transfer for the university.
He was on campus to meet students and give a check to CU as part of the last installment of the $3.5 million Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building commitment.
A better understanding of the core drivers that help great leaders innovate — and avoid failure — is key to advancing global enterprise. The Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder is now better equipped to advance this understanding, thanks to a new $2.25 million gift from the Thomas Stix Guggenheim family [...]
The confidence of Colorado business leaders has surged going into the second quarter of 2013, according to the most recent Leeds Business Confidence Index, or LBCI, released Tuesday by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. With waning uncertainty giving way to a stabilizing economy, the second quarter LBCI posted a reading of [...]
How effective is Peyton Manning’s pizza pitch? This professor of marketing at the Leeds School of Business at CU-Boulder slices through the hype.
Colorado business leaders’ optimism is modest going into the first quarter of 2013 with uncertainty surrounding the country’s political and economic environments, according to the most recent quarterly Leeds Business Confidence Index, or LBCI, released last week by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. For the first quarter of 2013 the LBCI, [...]
A new partnership between the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business and the College of Engineering and Applied Science, spurred by a gift, will have positive implications for the construction and real estate industries. The gift of $285,000 – from alumnus Dan Ivanoff and his wife, Laurie – supports the creation of a [...]
“We’re seeing a wide array of jobs being added and they’re diversifying our state economy,” said economist Richard Wobbekind.
Colorado business leaders remained confident, although generally less optimistic about the economy looking ahead to the third quarter.