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idBUSINESS Receives Metro Denver Dental Society Endorsement for FACTA ‘Red Flag Rules’ Identity Theft Compliance Solution

DENVER, Colo., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — idBUSINESS, a Denver-based identity theft security expert and identity recovery services provider today became the preferred provider of the Metro Denver Dental Society (MDDS) for the provision of ‘Red Flag Rules’ compliance solutions to its more than 1,500 members.

New Medical Device: Swine Flu Could Be Detected in 15 Minutes

AURORA, Colo., April 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A Colorado company has created a disposable medical device that can – in 15 minutes – detect the presence of disease in a single drop of body fluid. ‘We have developed a device that can address major pandemics, like the swine flu one that’s threatening to emerge,’ said Beacon Biotechnology CEO, Fred Mitchell. ‘It could be used at airports, border crossings and at makeshift clinics designed to quarantine people infected with the disease.’

New Book Provides Insider Marketing Strategies

DENVER, Colo., April 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With job losses at alarming levels, marketing and public relations pro’s Melanie Goetz and Esty Atlas, of Hughes & Stuart Marketing, have combined four decades of experience, insight, strategic techniques, affordable public outreach ideas, and business branding concepts into their newly released book, ‘Roadrunner Marketing: Strategic Secrets You Wish You Knew’ (ISBN: 978-1-4392-1575-3).

Hospital Approved Residential Water Features Kill Harmful Airborne Bacteria

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It first began as an idea to fight airborne germs and bacteria in hospitals and healthcare settings, and in fact, Accents in Water remains the only Hospital-Approved, clinically tested water features available in the world today. Then, general public settings like restaurants, office buildings, and hotels wanted them. So naturally, it was only a matter of time before custom interior designers and architects demanded these particular water features for their high-end residential clients.

Commercial Printers Accountable for Identity Theft Protection Under FTC Enforcement of FACTA ‘Red Flag Rules’

DENVER, Colo., April 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Commercial printers must provide identity theft protection to their customers under Federal Trade Commission (FTC) enforcement of the Red Flag Rules provisions of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (FACTA), advises identity theft security expert and identity recovery services provider idBUSINESS.

Mortgage Warehouse Lending Offers Private Equity Funds ‘Safe Bet’ Conservative Investment with Early Return, says Titan Lenders Corp

DENVER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Private equity funds can achieve more immediate return on investment by funding mortgage warehouse line loans for mortgage bankers that originate 100 percent government-backed loans tagged for purchase by a GSE, according to U.S. mortgage lending services outsource expert Titan Lenders Corp.

Sportswomen Applaud Suzy ‘Chapstick’ Chaffee’s Title 1X ‘Pioneering’

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo., March 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — To spirited applause by the ‘phenomenal’ female champions honored at the ’35th Annual Sportswomen of Colorado Hall of Fame Benefit’ in Denver on March 8, Olympic skier Suzy Chaffee received the prestigious ‘Pioneer Award’ for helping their dreams come true. In 1975, Suzy led the Title 1X March in DC that led to giving equal opportunities to women in school sports, said guest Cleo Arellano (Apache), a Bank of Omaha executive and supporter of the Native American Olympic Team Foundation (NAOTF), co-founded by Chaffee.

Titan Lenders Corp Launches Mortgage Warehouse Lending Services Platform for Community Banks, Regional Banks and Credit Unions

DENVER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Community financial institutions can build profitability and accelerate local economic recovery by adding mortgage warehouse line lending to their commercial offerings, according to U.S. mortgage lending services outsource expert Titan Lenders Corp. Titan has launched a warehouse lending operations service platform to facilitate community bank and credit union entry into warehouse lending – a form of commercial lending specific to mortgage banking businesses.

Sportswomen of Colorado to Honor Suzy ‘Chapstick’ Chaffee as ‘Pioneer’

DENVER, Colo., March 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Olympic skier Suzy Chaffee will be honored at the 35th Annual Sportswomen of Colorado Hall of Fame Awards banquet at Denver’s Marriott Tech Center Hotel on March 8. Suzy deserves the ‘Pioneer Award’ for birthing freestyle skiing, Title 1X and inspiring ski areas to share the joy of skiing with tribal youth, said Joan Birkland, executive director.

FTC Identity Theft Regulations Create Consumer Protection Liability for Physician and Dental Healthcare Practice ‘Creditors’

DENVER, Colo., March 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Consumers should expect identity theft protection from their healthcare providers, such as physicians and dental practices, now that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has definitively clarified them as ‘creditors’ under the ‘Red Flag’ provisions of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (FACTA), according to identity theft security expert and identity recovery services provider idBUSINESS.

Direct Federal TARP Funding for Warehouse Line Lending a ‘Frontline’ Approach to the Mortgage Industry’s Liquidity Issues

DENVER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Extending TARP funds to bolster mortgage warehouse line lending capacity will ease frontline liquidity challenges as lowering interest rates motivate solid, low risk borrowers to seek new or refinanced mortgages, and allows lenders to deliver high quality investment grade mortgages to the market, according to the blog published by the founder and chief executive for Titan Lenders Corp., a U.S. outsource services provider to mortgage lenders.

Connected Frames, LLC Launches The Brilliant Frame(TM)

GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Brilliant Frame(TM) is a revolutionary way to display artwork and photography with a built-in filing system, and is now available to the public. The unique front loading feature of the Brilliant Frame(TM) and easy display and storage capabilities make this new frame the most innovative frame system out on the market today.

Financial Foundation Group – Helping to Make the Holiday Season Brighter for Those Less Fortunate

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Fort Collins branch of the Financial Foundation Group, also known as FFG, had a humbling experience on Friday, December 5th, 2008. Employees of the Financial Foundation Group met at the Fort Collins Salvation Army off College Street and Drake Street instead of going into the office. The day consisted of sorting and organizing donated holiday packages in order to help create a little brighter holiday season for less fortunate families.

The Financial Foundation Group Opens New Office in Northern Colorado

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — 2008 has been another exciting and growth inspired year for the Financial Foundation Group, also know as FFG. In 2002, the Financial Foundation Group, also known as FFG, opened its doors through an affiliated company with three people and three office locations. In April of 2008 they announced the opening of their fifth office in Loveland/Fort Collins, Colo.; they have grown to have approximately 100 people affiliated with the organization.

Financial Foundation Group Denver – Helping Others with More than just Finance

DENVER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — 2008 has been an exciting and rewarding year for the employees of the Financial Foundation Group, also know as FFG. Through an affiliated company, the Financial Foundation Group is excited to have been a big contributor to the Metro Denver Habitat for Humanity on May 27th, 2008. Instead of heading into the office, employees from both the FFG Denver and Fort Collins offices were given permission to work on 3 different Habitat home sites, located at 2910 – 2930 South Bryant Street, Denver, CO.

Financial Foundation Group – Aiding their Fellow Men and their Best Friends

DENVER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Financial Foundation Group, also known as FFG, is excited to have been a big contributor to Freedom Dog Services on November 21, 2008. This volunteer day gave employees of FFG the opportunity to take the day off from the office and instead donate their time to the Freedom Service Dogs organization.

Rethink Holiday Cash Gifts Earmarked for Education

LITTLETON, Colo., Dec. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Many people are worried about skyrocketing college costs. As a result, parents of high school seniors often suggest that grandparents make donations to junior’s college fund in lieu of holiday gifts. Reduce My College Costs, LLC warns that this is not a wise solution. While many older generations want to help the younger set with the financial burden of education, their generosity may devastate their family’s finances.

Rebuilding America Twenty Dollars at a Time

DENVER, Colo., Dec. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The nation is at an economic crossroads. Rebuilding the country’s infrastructure is being considered to jump start jobs and the economy. So, where does the average person fit in to this equation? Rebuilding of America announces an ambitious program that joins Americans together. Anyone with $20 can join in multi-million dollar Rebuilding of America projects.

New Green Shuttle and Limousine Service Offers Carbon-Neutral Trips to Colorado’s Mountains

DENVER, Colo., Dec. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — There is finally a green alternative for eco-minded travelers looking to get to the Colorado mountains this winter. The creation of Denver entrepreneur Kristopher Klain, Colorado Green Shuttle is the first carbon-neutral mountain shuttle service in the state. By using cutting edge straight-vegetable-oil (SVO) technology, Colorado Green Shuttle is able to whisk up to seven skiers to the mountains without using a drop of gasoline.

Maxx Merchants Announces Expansion in Tampa, Florida

LONE TREE, Colo., Sept. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Maxx Merchants announced today that it has signed an agreement to launch a Maxx Merchants Office to service the greater Tampa, Florida region. Maxx Merchants has unveiled a revolutionary way to approach the merchant processing industry. To maintain this laser focus on the client, Maxx is rolling out offices throughout the United States. Seasoned business professionals will own all of these offices in order to maintain a peer relationship with clients.

Maxx Business Solutions Announces Rebranding and New Business Opportunity

LONE TREE, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Maxx Business Solutions, has completed a rebranding campaign aimed at highlighting their unique approach to the credit card processing industry. ‘Our clients – the merchants – are our life blood,’ stated Scott Burke, President of Maxx Business Solutions. ‘We wanted to create public marketing campaign that reflects that commitment. Maxx Merchants will be the new face of the company and our aim is clear – to become a Merchant’s Best Friend.’

Colorado Shoppers Can Now Enjoy Huge Discounts on Groceries and Household Supplies

DENVER, Colo., June 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Coupon Sense, based in Chandler, AZ, is celebrating their tenth anniversary. And to celebrate, they have decided to expand into Colorado where now even more people can take advantage of their savings program and enjoy from 50 to 70 percent off on their grocery bill.

ITS Advises Professional and Executive Job Hunters to Compete in Today’s Job Market, Use All Segments

DENVER, Colo., June 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If you want to give yourself the best odds for winning a desirable job, make sure you aggressively compete in all 8 segments of today’s job market. ‘ITS is best known for providing openings, leads and contacts that will penetrate 85-percent of a job seeker’s market,’ Robert Gerberg added, ‘but all market segments are avenues to opportunities. Exposure in each of them will give you many more options. With today’s competition, you need to plan on generating a lot of interest in your talents.’

ITS Advises Job Seekers Don’t Proceed Without Pinpointing Your Job Hunting Goals

DENVER, Colo., June 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Many people have marketable assets and skills… but fail to go after the right occupations and job titles,’ stated Bob Gerberg at ITS headquarters. ‘It may surprise you,’ he said, ‘but many people pursue the wrong job titles. However, if their transferable skills are clarified, they can be repositioned for different goals, and sometimes for much more advancement than they thought possible.’

Random Negotiating Won’t Pay Dividends – ITS Provides Proven Rules for Job Hunters

DENVER, Colo., May 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Once a job offer is made, a lot of people think they have no basis for negotiating,’ said Bob Gerberg at the Denver headquarters of ITS, ‘but they would be surprised, with the right approach, that they can often secure compensation packages beyond what they thought was is possible. A key point to remember is that negotiating more at the start of a job can turn into a substantial amount of increased earnings.’

Boulder’s Storytime Yoga Show for Children to Premiere on Rocky Mountain PBS Sunday, June 1

BOULDER, Colo., May 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Storytime Yoga’s first children’s show, The Peddler’s Dream, will air on Rocky Mountain PBS on Sunday, June 1 at 8:30 a.m. The half-hour show, produced by Flashback Media, teaches children ages 3-8 yoga through storytelling. The Peddler’s Dream is a folktale from England, and teaches children about following their dream. The story is retold with beautiful stick puppets, created by Artist Angela Beloian.

Random Interviewing Teaches Little says ITS

DENVER, Colo., May 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘When you’re invited for a job interview, it pays to be prepared, and part of being prepared is knowing ahead of time how you’re going to do certain things that will give you a competitive advantage,’ contends Bob Gerberg of ITS, at the firm’s Denver headquarters.

Random Job Hunting Doesn’t Work and ITS Gives 15 Surefire Rules for Professional and Executive Job Hunters

DENVER, Colo., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘The first rule is to compete in all 8 segments of today’s job market,’ advises Bob Gerberg of ITS, at the firm’s Denver headquarters. ‘ITS is best known for providing all the openings, leads and contacts a job seeker will need,’ he added, ‘but in our advanced strategies section we instruct job seekers in all 15 Rules for Success.’

JMAC’s Emerging Jobs SuperSearch Gives Job Seekers Competitive Edge

DENVER, Colo., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘It’s important for job seekers to understand, if they can get news that a company is about to launch a new product, for example, or recently enjoyed a lot of growth in a particular division, or just won a big contract, these news items are signals that the employer will likely be seeking a lot of qualified people to help them take advantage of their opportunities,’ stated Steve Madden at the Denver headquarters of Job Market Access Center.

Ski Areas End ‘Awesome Season’ with Gratitude Ceremonies

ASPEN, Colo., May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘On Closing Day at Spirit Mountain, Wisconsin, 14 year old ‘Honor the Earth Princess,’ Mariah Cooper (Ojibwe-Oneida), a Native American Olympic Hopeful, led their first Snow Gratitude Ceremony. They joined Steamboat, Telluride, Ascutney (Vt) and Arizona SnowBowl in ceremonies during April expressing appreciation for one of America’s best snow years,’ said amazed Olympic skier Suzy ‘Chapstick’ Chaffee, Native Voices Foundation’s (NVF) facilitator.

JMAC Gives Job Seekers Instant Access to Tens of Thousands of Employer Sites

DENVER, Colo., May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Over 100,000 key employers now hire primarily from their own websites,’ according to Steve Madden at the Denver headquarters of Job Market Access Center (JMAC). ‘For some major firms it is the only place they will ever advertise their openings. So if you’re interested in leading firms like these, you will need access to their openings listed on employer sites, and that is what JMAC provides. We cover over 50,000 of them.’

Six Year-Old Indian Is Nastar National Ski Champion

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo., March 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘I won the gold because everyone helped me,’ said 6 year-old Oglala-Sioux, Delaney Tyon, at Nastar’s National Ski Championships, according to Olympic skier Suzy ‘Chapstick’ Chaffee, co-chair of Native Voices Foundation (NVF). The event including Canada and Australia, was held at Steamboat Springs, Colorado, last week.

Executive Recycling Has the Solution for 250 Million Analog TVs Soon to Be Obsolete

DENVER, Colo., March 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Executive Recycling, Inc., facing the challenge of a glut of TVs soon to be on the market, announces that they are ready for action. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently mandated that all TV transmission be digital by February 19, 2009 – so what’s the problem? The problem is that there are approximately 250 million analog TVs in the U.S.

The Vacation Never Ends with Unique Travel Group Planner

DENVER, Colo., Feb. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Can’t get everyone together at the same time? Trying to juggle schedules to organize a family reunion? Help is on the way. Vacation Never Ends, LLC announces the launch of a new web site that brings together family and friends for easy trip and event planning.

1-800-SKI VAIL Validated by The Court of Appeals in Trademark Lawsuit Against Vail Ski Area

DENVER, Colo. – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On February, 7th 2008, a small business from Fort Collins, Colorado won in the Court of Appeals against skiing giant Vail Associates, Inc. (VA) over the right to use 1-800-SKI VAIL. In the appeal, the Tenth Circuit Court affirmed that Vail Associates could not use its registered trademark VAIL to prevent Eric Hanson from using his registered trademark, 1-800-SKI VAIL(R).

When Remodeling Denver Homeowners Say ‘I’ll Do It Myself’

DENVER, Colo. – Jan. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Denver area homeowners break with the pack when it comes to remodeling, according to the Remodeling Sentiment Report, a semi-annual survey of 5,000 U.S. homeowners sponsored by Frontrangeremodeling. The most recent survey reveals that remodeling plans are of a similar scope and cost as in previous years, but now homeowners are taking additional steps to reduce costs.

Online Billing Program Helps Private Practitioners Increase Revenue

DENVER, Colo. – Dec. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Therapy Partner’s innovative online billing program is helping psychologists, psychiatrists and other fee-for-service professionals increase private practice revenue. Mental health providers and other professionals working in private practice are constantly searching for ways to increase revenue that won’t interfere with the work they’re so passionate about.

Nvidia 8800M GTX Laptop Video Card Shipped First by WidowPC

BOULDER, Colo. – Dec. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — WidowPC(R), a leader in cutting-edge PC hardware, today announced the – in-stock – availability of the long-awaited, Nvidia 8800M GTX powered gaming laptop, the Sting 517D2. The Sting 517D2 gaming laptop, featuring the 8800M GTX DirectX 10 compatible video card by NVIDIA, is the first of it’s kind to be offered with NVIDIA’s GeForce 8800M GTX graphics processor and marks a new performance benchmark for mobile PC hardware.

New Gaming System from WidowPC Receives Top Rating from PC Gamer Magazine

BOULDER, Colo. – Nov. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — WidowPC(R), a leading boutique brand of high performance, gaming computer recently won PC Gamer Magazine’s highest rating, ‘Excellent’ for its Intel-based, Widow IX2 SLI gaming computer. PC Gamer Magazine cites the Widow IX2 SLI, in its holiday edition as being ‘faster than nature intended.’

Colorado State University – Pueblo Contracts with Southern Bleacher to Jump-start Tradition with New Stadium

PUEBLO, Colo. – Nov. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On September 6, 2008, The Thunderwolves of Colorado State University – Pueblo will be doing something they haven’t done in 24 years – cheer on their football team. And, to mark the event, the Thunderwolves will be doing so in their newly constructed football stadium. Yes, strike up the band and bring on the cheerleaders, Southern Bleacher is going to deliver on a long-held dream by delivering a state-of-the art football stadium.

Always Best Care Senior Services Expands into Colorado Springs, Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Always Best Care Senior Services has expanded into the Colorado Springs, Colorado area. America’s premier In-Home Care, Assisted Living Placement Service, and Personal Response Company, is proud to announce seniors in Colorado Springs can now rely on Always Best Care Senior Services for outstanding care.

Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion into the Littleton / Denver, Colorado Area

DENVER, Colo. – Oct. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Always Best Care Senior Services has expanded into the Littleton/Denver, Colorado area. America’s premier In-Home Care, Assisted Living Placement Service, and Personal Response Company, is proud to announce seniors in Littleton/Denver can now rely on Always Best Care Senior Services for outstanding care.

New Internet College Comedy Series Begins in November

BOULDER, Colo. – Oct. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — KollegeTV.com is a series about four college students trying to navigate the path to graduate between classes, parties and relationships. The new online comedy series about college life begins webcasting in November on www.kollegetv.com and will post new webisodes every week

Lightning Strikes at Telluride’s Ute Ceremony

TELLURIDE, Colo. – Apr. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thunder, lightning, snow then sunshine heralded a touching Gratitude Ceremony in Telluride’s Mountain Village on Closing Weekend led by 13 Ute Mountain youth. ‘The bolt of lightning and half foot of powder perhaps had something to do with Ken Stone, Telski’s Marketing Director, announcing developing a plan that would raise the bar nationally for partnerships between ski areas and tribes,’ said Olympic skier Suzy ‘Chapstick’ Chaffee, co-founder of Native Voices Foundation.

Boulder Natural Solutions Introduces the Kentucky Natural Farms All-Natural Black Forest Ham

BOULDER, Colo. – Mar. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Boulder Natural Solutions LLC, a leader in bringing natural and organic products to market, introduces the Kentucky Natural Farms All Natural Black Forest Ham, a truly great all-natural choice for health conscience consumers.

New Book Spills the Beans on How to Protect Family Assets from Nursing Home Costs

BOULDER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Nursing home costs are skyrocketing to an average of $75,000 per year and a new book – ‘How to Protect Your Family’s Assets from Devastating Nursing Home Costs: Medicaid Secrets’ (Phylius Press, ISBN: 978-0-9790801-1-1) – teaches people how to qualify for Medicaid to get these expenses paid.

Therapy Partner Automated Billing Solution for Mental Health Professionals Cuts Time and Costs in Half

DENVER, CO – Dec. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Therapy Partner Corporation, offering financial solutions for the mental health marketplace, today announced the launch of Therapy Partner, an online billing, no interest payment plan, and collection solution that supports the unique therapeutic relationship between mental health providers and their clients in a paperless, secure, internet-based environment.

1-800-SKI VAIL Wins Trademark Lawsuit Against Vail Associates

DENVER, CO /Send2Press Newswire/ — On January 3, 2005, Vend-Tel-Co, Ltd., a small business from Fort Collins, Colorado won a federal trademark lawsuit against skiing giant Vail Associates, Inc. over the right to use 1-800-SKI VAIL. In the lawsuit, Judge Matsch of the U.S. District Court determined that Vail Associates could not use its registered trademark VAIL to prevent Eric Hanson from using his registered trademark, 1-800-SKI VAIL. The small business makes well-priced condo, hotel, and resort reservations at a variety of ski area locations through dozens of 1-800-SKI phone numbers.