Wayne Heilman

Business Reporter

COS Tigers Squirt A players listen to a talk from their coach before their game against Texas Warriors Squirt A at the Sertich Ice Center as part of the CSAHA's 40th Annual Presidents' Day Hockey Tournament on Saturday, February 18, 2017. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
Profits tripled last year at Peoples Bank, fueled by a strong year from its Peoples Mortgage unit. Photo by BILL RADFORD, THE GAZETTE
A rainbow hangs in the evening sky above downtown Colorado Springs Saturday, July 6, 2013. Light afternoon showers this week have given relief to lawns all over the Pikes Peak region. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
A news conference has been scheduled at 10:15 a.m. Thursday at The Antlers hotel during which "a new company expanding into Colorado Springs" will be announced. File photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Dez Menendez, who graduated from Colorado College in 2002, will take over CC's student business pitch competition.
Green meadow and blue sky with asphalt road