Community Advantage

Refinance Debt and Purchase Inventory: $188,000 | Job Created: 3

Running legend Steve Prefontaine once said, “Success isn’t how far you got, but the distance you traveled from where you started.” By that measure, Twisted Trails Running Company in Steamboat Springs is winning the race!read more
Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Construction & Equipment Purchase: $1,669,224.00 | Jobs Created: 20

Walk into Four Friends Kitchen on a Saturday morning, and you will find a full restaurant of children playing Etch A Sketches, parents having morning mimosas, and the smell of deliciously prepared southern-influenced cuisine. Prior to the opening of Four Friends Kitchen in...read more
Colorado Main Street

Commercial Real Estate Purchase & Renovations: $377,540.00 | Jobs Created: 1

Don Tlapek’s dreams of owning a broadcasting company first began in college while working at a local radio station. His dream got sidetracked for nearly 30 years, until 2011 when an opportunity arose to purchase a radio license, so he packed his bags and moved from Castle Rock...read more
Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Construction & Equipment Purchase: $6,002,635.00 | Jobs Created: 4

Making headlines around the nation, Leopold Bros. started as a restaurant in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1999 by brothers Todd and Scott Leopold. After almost a decade, the Leopolds decided to move the business to Colorado in 2008 due to strict liquor distribution laws. Now...read more
Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Purchase & Renovations: $234,555.00 | Jobs Created: 4

Katrina Boldry has been an animal lover ever since she was a little girl. Starting as a teenager she helped raise a guide dog for the blind. Using the same leather leash for nearly 17 years, it finally wore out and Katrina needed a replacement. She scoured the market high and...read more
General Business

Debt Refinance: $150,00.00 | Jobs Created: 5

Are there overlapping characteristics between entrepreneurs and veterans? Absolutely! Steve Benavides is the perfect example of how one intermingles military experience with business ownership. After 27 years of active service, Steve was about to retire until he came across an...read more
Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Purchase & Construction: $7,091,448.00 | Jobs Created: 34

With Gleam, customers get a sustainable car wash in a variety of ways. First, only 15 gallons of fresh water per car is used compared to an average of 80 to 140 gallons when you wash at home or at a hand wash facility. Secondly, Gleam acts as a mini water treatment plant,...read more
Community Advantage

Equipment Purchase, Renovations & Working Capital: $450,000.00 | Jobs Created: 15

In Colorado, craft beer has long been king, yet a dethroning is underway with the surge of craft cideries, including Scrumpy’s in Old Town Fort Collins. Owner and Cidermaster, Jennifer Seiwald’s unique journey led her to opening Scrumpy’s Cider Bar inread more