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Wayne Heilman

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Colorado Springs Airport starts donation program with Care and Share

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

The Colorado Springs Airport launched a new program Friday for passengers at the security checkpoint to donate spare change to Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado.

Care and Share hopes to get...

Colorado Springs-based Diamond Materials Tech lays off 46 in cost-cutting move

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Meyer Burger Technology Ltd., the Swiss-based owner of Colorado Springs-based Diamond Materials Tech Inc., confirmed a 46-employee layoff Wednesday, the third such cost-cutting move the company has made since...

Colorado Springs ink company wins trade secrets verdict

By: WAYNE HEILMAN wayneh@gazette.com

Chromatic Technologies Inc. (CTI), a Colorado Springs company best-known for producing temperature-sensitive inks used to indicate when Molson Coors Brewing Co. beer is cold, has won a jury verdict against four...

Colorado Springs unemployment rate falls to 5.2 percent in June

By: WAYNE HEILMAN wayneh@gazette.com

The Colorado Springs job market seemed to get a little better in June with the unemployment rate edging lower, but all of the improvement came with a high price.

More than 3,000 people left the labor force,...

Lockheed reduces layoff projections for Colorado Springs workers

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Lockheed Martin Corp. said Tuesday it sent out just 115 layoff notices to employees in Colorado Springs due to "a change in business projections."

The defense giant had initially planned to tell 270 local...

Firstsource adding 200 employees to Colorado Springs call center

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Firstsource Solutions Ltd. announced plans Tuesday to add 200 workers at its northern Colorado Springs call center by the end of September after adding a second major health insurer as a client.

Cara...

Progressive hiring 193 by year's end at Colorado Springs call center

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Insurance giant Progressive Corp. announced Monday plans to hire 193 sales representatives and claims adjusters for its Colorado Springs call center by the end of the year.

The company, which employs 1,200...

Lockheed Martin to layoff 270 in Colorado Springs after losing key contract

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Lockheed Martin Corp. has informed 270 employees in Colorado Springs they will lose their jobs in September, when a key contract ends and moves to Raytheon Co., unless the Government Accountability Office upholds...