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Wayne Heilman

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Black Forest retreat selling off big, pricey parcels of land

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Looking to build a home where you won't have any neighbors?

La Foret Conference & Retreat Center is selling off nearly half of its 431 acres to fund renovation of its historic buildings and to add more...

Cybersecurity expert at Springs conference: Secure networks don't exist

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Businesses and government agencies that operate computer networks should assume hackers will get past their defenses and should focus instead on finding and removing them before they can do damage, a cybersecurity...

Rob Hilbert retires as CFO of El Pomar Foundation, will remain a trustee

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Longtime El Pomar Foundation executive Rob Hilbert retired Sunday and has been replaced as chief financial officer and treasurer by Elaine Martinez, though he will remain as a trustee of southern Colorado's largest...

Colorado Springs insurer faces securities lawsuit by state

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Colorado securities regulators have filed civil charges in Denver against a Colorado Springs insurance company and its owner for failing to fulfill a 2014 agreement to pay more than $800,000 in restitution to...

Unemployment rate in Colorado Springs area dipped to 7½-year low in December

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

The Colorado Springs area unemployment rate fell in December to a 7½-year low of 4.1 percent amid signs that workers are trickling back into the labor market, according to data released Tuesday by the U.S. Bureau...

Braxton acquiring Florida command-and-control software firm

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Colorado Springs-based aerospace contractor Braxton Science & Technology Group LLC and its parent company O'Neil Group Co. LLC have agreed to buy West Melbourne, Fla.-based Space/Ground System Solutions Inc.,...

Springs-based Intelligent Software Solutions to hire 20 new employees

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Colorado Springs-based military contractor Intelligent Software Solutions Inc. plans to hire 20 new employees, mostly software developers, to complete a $24 million Air Force contract to provide software support...

VMW are to lay off 86 in Colorado, including 48 in the Springs, as part of nationwide cutback

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Cloud computing company VMWare Inc. will lay off 48 employees in Colorado Springs and 38 in Broomfield next month as part of a nationwide cutback that will eliminate 800 jobs, according to a notice the Palo Alto,...