Lynn Yen

Lynn is a reporter who covers the restaurant industry, startups and real estate. She is a graduate from the University of Nebraska. She can be reached at

The Herd: New hires and promotions for 9.6.17

Two new CEOs join healthcare firms, a cannabis company names a new chief executive, and moves in marketing, sports and nonprofits in this week’s roundup.

Three historic buildings on Champa sold for $20M

The buildings, built between 1892 and 1929, include the longtime headquarters of Buerger Brothers, a barber and beauty shop supplier that was based in the neighborhood for 40 years.

Nut-free snack based in Salida raises $2M

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Don’t Go Nuts’ parent company recently raised $2 million of a planned $5 million capital raise, going toward new equipment, increasing sales and adding new products.

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