George Demopoulos

George Demopoulos is a BusinessDen reporter who covers entrepreneurship and fitness/outdoor recreation. He is a graduate of the University of Denver. Email him at

New restaurant coming to Breckenridge’s Peak 7

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Skiers and snowboarders soon will have a new dining option at 11,000 feet. Vail Resorts announced it will build a 490-seat food court-style restaurant at the top of Breckenridge’s Peak 7 in its quarterly report, which the company filed with the SEC yesterday. John Buhler, Breckenridge’s COO, said the restaurant will bridge the gap between… Read more »

Startup hopes to introduce home-grow device in 2017

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Former college buddies Fred Lindseth and Jeremy Harlam have landed a $20,000 investment from Boulder accelerator CanopyBoulder to develop a mini-fridge-sized grow house that will feed and water plants so the grower doesn’t have to.

Topo navigates women’s clothing


After tripling its number of storefronts last year, a Denver clothing brand wants to double its customer base by adding a women’s line.

SIMS snowboards gets new life

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SIMS contracted Never Summer to make 675 boards for the 2015-16 season to test the market’s reception to new SIMS boards. The boards come in two models: the all-mountain Blade and the freestyle Juice, both priced at about $500.

Greeley restaurateur leases outpost on 16th St. Mall

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After 17 years opening eateries in the northern Front Range, Richard Lucio is ready to do the same in Denver. The 54-year-old restaurateur, who’s opened three locations around Greeley and Fort Collins, is bringing the Southwest to the 16th Street Mall when he opens Blue Agave in May. He opened the original Blue Agave two… Read more »