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

RiNo cannabis supply warehouse shuts abruptly

Four months after being purchased by a New York agribusiness company, RiNo’s Grow Big Supply has gone dark. Grow Big, which sold gardening supplies such as dirt and hydroponic systems used to cultivate marijuana, announced it was closing its 50,000-square-foot retail store, at 4501 Wynkoop St. near the National Western Complex, in a Feb. 9 Facebook… Read more »

Cannabis software startup lands $1.5 mil

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Denver-based Flowhub, which designs software and hardware for growers to wirelessly monitor their cannabis plants, just raised $1.6 million, according to SEC documents filed on Feb. 17.

Big Agnes’ new solar-powered tents feed lights, phones

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A Steamboat Springs tent manufacturer thinks all that sun beating down on your tent during a rest day can be put to good use: charging your tent’s lights. Or a phone, if that’s how you camp.