Wayne Heilman

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Terminated Vectrus exec to receive year's salary and benefits

By: Wayne Heilman

Colorado Springs-based defense contractor Vectrus Inc. has agreed to pay its former second-ranking executive a year's salary and benefits after he was terminated last month in what originally was called an "early...

Looking for a big raise with your job in Colorado Springs? Well ...

By: Wayne Heilman

Looking for a big raise next year?

Don't plug much of an increase into your 2016 budget, according to an annual survey by the Mountain States Employers Council, a Denver-based organization that provides...

Six Springs women nominated for leadership award

By: Wayne Heilman

Six Colorado Springs business and nonprofit leaders were nominated for the Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce Accolades Business Leader of the Year Award.

The award has been given annually since...

Building owner seeking new operator to reopen Warehouse Restaurant

By: Wayne Heilman

A popular downtown eatery, The Warehouse Restaurant and Gallery, has temporarily closed after the former owner and executive chef suddenly retired.

But restaurant founder Raphael Sassower said he hopes to...

Colorado Springs area vehicle registrations surge in June

By: Wayne Heilman

An improving Colorado Springs economy heated up the new car and truck market in El Paso County in June as new vehicle registrations jumped 13.9 percent to highest total for the month in 15 years, according to a...

Subsidiary of Colorado Springs medical manufacturer wins $20 million court judgment

By: Wayne Heilman

A subsidiary of Colorado Springs-based medical laser manufacturer Spectranetics Corp. has won a $20 million judgment against its co-founder - who developed a competing product while with the company, yet allegedly...

Colorado Springs-area job market sees little change in May


The Colorado Springs-area job market in May changed little from April as the unemployment rate remained at 5.3 percent and payrolls grew moderately from May 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported...

Colorado Springs laser manufacturer Spectranetics to borrow $20M for research

By: Wayne Heilman

Colorado Springs-based medical laser manufacturer Spectranetics Corp. is borrowing $20 million from Wells Fargo - with access to another $60 million - to help pay for accelerating research and development in the...