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Colorado's 'Ultimate Giving Experience' Aims to Raise $1.7 Million for Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver

01 01 1970

Event Details: Friday, September 15, 2017 | Centennial Private Airport | 5:30 to 11:30 PM Press Release - updated: Jul 25, 2017 08:03 EDT Denver, Colorado, July 25, 2017 - ​​On Friday, September 15th, the 8th Annual Flight to Luxury will once again transform two of Denver’s private jet hangars at Centennial Airport into one of the city’s most prestigious charity events of the year. Produced by Cuvée, this red carpet hangar party will directly benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver. Cuvée, a Denver-based, ultra-luxury travel company, has raised approximately $5 million for Boys & Girls Clubs since the event’s inception in 2009. This year, the company has the goal of raising $1.7 million at the event for the Club’s youth to support thousands of Denver youth who benefit from Boys & Girls Clubs programs. “We have an amazing opportunity at Cuvée to use our business, network and properties as a philanthropic...

Colorado State Rams Getting New Shaw Sports Turf Field

01 01 1970

Shaw Sports Turf is an innovator, a market leader and a proven partner. Past News Releases RSS Fort Collins, Colorado April 10, 2017 The playing surface at Colorado State University’ s new on-campus stadium will bear the name Sonny Lubick Field and feature an alternating pattern of two shades of green, it was revealed Monday when the field design was revealed to the public. Installation of the first sections of turf, manufactured by Shaw Sports Turf, is scheduled to begin next week, and is scheduled to be completed by early May. Based in Calhoun, Ga., Shaw Sports Turf is an industry leader in sports turf innovation. A brand new Shaw Sports Turf playing surface was installed in March at Tropicana Field, home of Major League Baseball’s Tampa Bay Rays. Collegiate stadiums using Shaw Sports Turf include Arkansas, SMU and Vanderbilt. “Synthetic fields represent the most consistent playing surface,” said Joe Parker, CSU’s Director of Athletics. “Shaw...

Colorado Company Debuts New MMA Promotion in Oklahoma

01 01 1970

Midwest MMA Event Promotion President and Vice President of PFL Primal Fight League ready to showcase pro and amateur mixed martial artists We’ve put our heart and soul into making this a reality, so we’re extremely excited to see all the hard work pay off.”— Danny O'ConnorOKLAHOMA CITY, OK, USA, September 5, 2017 -- OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma, Sept. 1, 2017 – Primal Fight Promotions LLC will debut its new Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotion, Primal Fight League, at its “Primal Instinct” event at Cowboys OKC in Oklahoma City on September 30, 2017.The card will feature premier fighters from the MMA world, with the professional heavyweight bout between Tracy Willis and Josh “Big Country” Lanier serving as the show’s main event.“We’ve put our heart and soul into making this a reality, so we’re extremely excited to see all the hard work pay off,” says Danny O’Connor, Owner and President...

Co-op Cycles Celebrates Monumental First Year, Announces New Styles for 2018

01 01 1970

Co-op Cycles ADV 4.2 The unique way our members integrate the bicycle into their outdoor lives continues to inspire us to go deeper into our mission, and build a more relevant bike for them. SEATTLE September 28, 2017 Drafting off a successful first year with the introduction of its Co-op Cycles brand, REI, the nation’s largest outdoor co-op, will introduce eight new adventure touring and recreational transit bikes to the 2018 brand line-up. The ADV and CTY lines will debut four new bikes each. Along with the rest of the Co-op Cycles line, the redesigned ADV series, crafted for riders who enjoy longer touring adventures, and the redesigned CTY series, built for around-the-neighborhood and city commuting, were built from the ground up with inspiration and input from the co-op’s most passionate members and employee cyclists. “We launched Co-op Cycles with a clear purpose – to engage our members and build bikes that reflect how they actually live and ride....

Centerplate Names Carmen Callo as New Corporate Executive Chef

01 01 1970

"Carmen is a proven professional who has played a critical role at the Colorado Convention Center for us over the last 14-plus years," said Chris Verros, President and CEO of Centerplate. "He is an asset to our organization and someone who will help strengthen the overall offering that we provide our guests on a daily basis."   As Corporate Executive Chef, Callo will oversee Centerplate's menu curation and delivery in all of its sports, entertainment, convention and restaurant locations. This encompasses the coordination of local ingredient sourcing, creation of creative menu items and engagement with the vast network of chefs within Centerplate. Callo added, "Whether for premier sporting events, marquee venue openings, or major meetings and events, I look forward to helping Centerplate craft world-class dining experiences. I am thrilled to take on this...

Brandcards® App: Find the Brands You Love, Let Them Love You Back

01 01 1970

Brandcards: Find the brands you love, let them love you back! Boulder, Colorado May 10, 2017 Brandcards, a new IOS app that enables consumers to find, engage and shop directly with their favorite brands, has launched its Outdoor Edition. Brandcards Outdoor Edition lets consumers identify their favorite outdoor sports and brands, automatically providing personalized product updates, offers, articles and videos filtered for only what the user wants to see all from the convenience of one app. The new Brandcards Outdoor Edition covers 140 brands with over 50,000 products, spanning 15 outdoor sports such as running, cycling, climbing, hiking, swimming and others. Creating the personalized shopping experience is simple. After consumers download the Brandcards app, the app guides them through a simple two-step process: First, consumers select their favorite outdoor sports and next they invite their favorite brands within each of those sports to provide product and content recommendations...

BLLA Presented the 2017 Stay Boutique Awards to Industry Executives & Innovators

01 01 1970

Awards presented at the 2017 Stay Boutique Awards Ceremony Brendan Grisham, Charlestowne Hotels receives award from Ariela Kiradjian, Co-Founder Awards Table at the Stay Boutique Celebration Each fall, the boutique community comes together to honor the finest people and projects on their contributions that are disrupting the industry We have become an inclusive community. Boutique is no longer just intimate. Candy shops, coffee houses & more have tapped into the potential of boutique & BLLA is distinguishing the outliers.”— Frances Kiradjian, CEO & Founder, BLLALOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, October 20, 2017 () -- The Boutique and Lifestyle Lodging Association (BLLA) presented the 8th annual Boutique and Lifestyle Lodging Awards on October 4th during the organization’s annual Stay Boutique Leadership Conference. The Awards, now branded as the Stay Boutique Awards, recognize leaders, innovators and icons in every corner of the boutique, lifestyle...

Biennial of the Americas Shines Cultural Spotlight on Denver

01 01 1970

The goal of the Biennial of the Americas, which occurs every two years, is to create and curate content and partnerships in the ideas, arts and cultural fields, and develop new ways of building thriving businesses and communities throughout North, Central and South America. The four-day series of events will feature thought leaders from 20 countries; it will also draw artists, scholars and involved community members from across the Americas, fostering cross-cultural discussion and business opportunities while showcasing Denver's and Colorado's cultural strengths. "We are proud that this significant event brings so many thought leaders, artists, activists and people of various backgrounds and cultures to Denver," said Richard Scharf, president and CEO of VISIT DENVER, The Convention & Visitors Bureau. "It is an honor to showcase not only how welcoming The Mile High City is, but also to highlight our own diversity...

BEDGEAR, an Official Partner of the TCS New York City Marathon, Unveils Campaign & Interactive Experience at the TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance

01 01 1970

The campaign rolls out this month with video storytelling, digital and social content as well as an MTA subway station domination at Wall Street, designed to tap into the competitive nature of that audience. BEDGEAR will also host special events at the NYRR RUNCENTER and 2017 TCS New York City Marathon Pavilion, as well promote two influential marathoners in the race, Adam Francique and Alissa Coffman, as part of the BEDGEAR race team. BEDGEAR will be revealing insights into their team's training regimens, focusing on sleep and wellness tips, as well as presenting meet and greet opportunities at the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance. BEDGEAR's interactive booth will offer customized fittings using its Sleep System ID and Pillow ID, outfitting visitors with the ideal bedding equipment to get the most out of their sleep. The Sleep System ID uses both camera and sensor technology to read body...

BBVA Compass Dynamo Charities Cup Will Get National Audience in Its Effort to Benefit Hurricane Harvey Relief

01 01 1970

BBVA Compass and the Dynamo have set a goal of raising $100,000 from the event, the organizers announced today, and tickets are now on sale. The BBVA Compass Dynamo Charities Cup is an annual exhibition match in which the Dynamo take on a team from outside of Major League Soccer, with proceeds benefitting a local nonprofit organization. This year, the Dynamo will host top Mexican club Cruz Azul at 8 p.m. CDT on Thursday, October 5, at BBVA Compass Stadium.   "The BBVA Compass Dynamo Charities Cup is an excellent tradition that we continue to build every year. This year's version takes on a more meaningful purpose as we look to support our community in these difficult times," said Dynamo President Chris Canetti. "We hope this event can exemplify to the world what it means to be Houston Strong. It's going to be exciting and impactful." The BBVA...

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