Startups

Investment startup plugs in first deal

Two Denver transplants have picked their startup investment fund’s first project, taking a majority stake in a New York company that created a simple shortcut for small businesses.

Berkeley bookstore and bar adds B&B

A book shop and wine bar has added a single room for rent to its Tennyson Street property to create some more space for visiting authors, part of a larger renovation.

Home brewers coin new taphouse in Centennial

A pair of longtime home brewers are finally moving forward with plans to launch their own brewery and are building up their beer operation in a Centennial shopping center.

Staffing startup sees opening in cannabis

A young entrepreneur moved to Denver and quickly launched a recruiting and staffing company focused on the marijuana industry. And she’s already planning moves into California and Oregon.

Skateboard startup powers up

An electric skateboard hoping to zip past the competition with lower prices has rolled out its first batch of boards.

Endorphin to open yoga studio near Regis

The fast-growing fitness chain is stretching its reach even farther with a new yoga-focused gym near Regis University, while another studio takes shape in Aurora.