Colorado Day: A Brief History & Specials

Colorado Day: A Brief History & Specials

Happy Birthday, Colorado! Today marks 142 years since President Grant made Colorado the “Centennial State” on August 1, 1876 and was the 38th state to join the union. A state filled with history, we’ve put together a very brief history about the area now known as Colorado. Colorado was once a region that was home […]

How Fort Collins Made It’s Start

How Fort Collins Made It’s Start

  Once upon a time, Fort Collins really was a fort. Sure, that was more than 153,000 residents and 153 years ago — before Colorado became a state and before the Union emerged victorious from a bloody Civil War. It’s difficult to imagine what the original 82-acre military camp looked like in 1864. By scant accounts it […]

Facts About Veteran’s Day

Facts About Veteran’s Day

Today, we honor those who have fought for country to keep the rest of us safe. Veterans Day has been celebrated nearly one hundred years now. Beginning on this day in 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I, Veterans Day was first known as Armistice Day. It wasn’t until 1926 that […]

Corporate HQ Evolution

Corporate HQ Evolution

Throw back to the evolution of our corporate HQ. The top two photos are of the initial HQ, built around 1969. In 77′-78′ additions were added (bottom left). This building then stood until 2004 when the current (bottom right) was completely redesigned and rebuilt. All of which took place on same land in the same […]