About Us

BusinessDen.com is the Mile High City’s new homepage for local business news. The site launched in January 2015 and is modeled on a highly successful newspaper operating in Richmond, Virginia since 2008. Our newsroom is located in downtown Denver. We have a staff of seven.

Meet the Staff


AK SITE e1497627625374 148x150 1Aaron Kremer, Founder

Aaron started BusinessDen in 2015 in Denver, Colorado, and Richmond BizSense in Richmond, Virginia in 2008. Before that he was a business reporter at the Richmond Times-Dispatch. His journalism work has also appeared on Slate.com, TheStreet.com and the Los Angeles Times. Aaron is a graduate of the University of Virginia. [email protected]

Sam new photo copySamantha Sarine,  Director of Events & Advertising

Samantha oversees BusinessDen events and advertisers. She previously worked in development at National Jewish Health and is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara. [email protected]


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Thomas covers commercial real estate and development. He is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire and previously worked as a business reporter at the Springfield News-Leader. [email protected].


Justin headshotJustin Wingerter, Reporter

Justin covers litigation, white-collar crime and other news. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University and previously reported for The Denver Post, The Oklahoman and The Topeka Capital-Journal. [email protected]


RVA Headshots BW 2Liz Thurston, Executive Assistant & Membership Coordinator

Liz works in the events, advertising, and membership department at BusinessDen. She is a graduate of Blue Ridge Community college and has experience in marketing, administration and design. [email protected]



Maia Luem, Reporter

Maia Luem covers general assignment business news. She is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago. [email protected].



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Matt Geiger, Reporter

Matt Geiger covers commercial real estate. He is a recent graduate of Ohio University with an undergraduate and graduate degree in economics. [email protected].



BusinessDen is always on the lookout for scrappy reporters. BusinessDen is currently hiring a mid-career commercial real estate reporter. Click here to apply!

If you are interested in a paid summer internship (best for current students or recent graduates), please email Aaron Kremer at [email protected].