Customer Spotlight: Citywide Banks Helps Bell Plumbing & Heating Move Forward in a Changing Industry

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT – A lot has changed since Bell Plumbing & Heating began operating in 1926 out of a small space at Evans and Downing in Denver. However, the company’s Bell family leadership and its core organizational vision have not changed. For over 85 years, the family business has been focused on evolving its business as the plumbing & heating industry advances. That means keeping up with new technologies and giving customers more options, such as purchasing materials through Bell’s vast retail showroom and warehouse to complete repairs and remodeling themselves. Whether it’s over the phone, at its store, or in-home, customers experience Bell’s high service standard that has been at the cornerstone of the company’s success for eight decades. [...]

Customer Spotlight: Citywide Banks Helps Modmarket Meet Colorado’s Growing Demand for a Healthy Fast Food Fix

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT – With their third restaurant now open in Greenwood Village, about two years after they opened their first healthy fast food (no, it’s not an oxymoron) location in Boulder, ModMarket co-founders Rob McColgan and Anthony Pigliacampo are on their way to realizing their vision of opening a minimum of 100 stores. [...]

Spotlight – Citywide Banks Helps Aviation Leader Find Ways to Streamline Operations

Chances are, if you’ve flown on an airplane or mailed a package recently, you’ve had contact with Integrated Airline Services, Inc. (IASAir). However, you’d never know it. Denver-based IASAir works behind the scenes providing passenger, cargo, and ramp handling services to some of the world’s largest commercial airlines, freight services, and charter airlines. Clients include Lufthansa, UPS, U.S. Postal Service, DHL, Korean Airlines, and many others. The Denver-based company runs operations out of more than 35 locations in the United States and services over 50,000 domestic and international flights annually. For more than 25 years, IASAir has trusted Citywide Banks to help them grow and turn their vision into a reality. [...]

Customer Spotlight – Scott’s Liquid Gold Celebrates 40-Year Relationship with Citywide Banks

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT SERIES – Citywide Helps Denver Manufacturer Take Its Nostalgic Brand into the Future. Scott’s Liquid Gold is not just a household cleaner – it’s a household word. Your kitchen is likely home to a can of the almond-scented oil with a red and gold teardrop logo. While its wood oil recipe hasn’t changed for 60 years, the Denver company has grown into a 64-person manufacturer on Havana Street and $15 million annual revenues. And for the past 40 years, Scott’s Liquid Gold has worked hand-in-hand with Citywide Banks for the cash management tools and financing resources it needs to grow its brand. [...]

Denver Cancer-Fighting Surgeon Gets Peace of Mind with Help of Citywide Banks’ Healthcare Banking

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT SERIES – Whether it’s skiing, hiking, fishing, or just enjoying the views, we all love spending time in the Colorado outdoors. However, living in our high altitude makes us even more susceptible to dangerous sun exposure and skin cancer. Skin cancer is the most common form of all cancers, accounting for nearly half of all cancers in the United States. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 2 million cases are detected annually, and during 2010 an estimated 8,700 deaths resulted from skin cancer. The good news is that doctors continue to evolve treatments. The highest potential for recovery is through a state-of-the-art treatment procedure called Mohs micrographic surgery. Through Mohs surgery, the percentage of cure now exceeds an impressive 99%. Mohs-certified dermatologic surgeons, like Dr. Karen Johnson of Denver, are in high demand and face the pressures of treating patients, managing daily operations, and planning for business growth. Dr. Johnson relies on Citywide Banks’ healthcare banking specialist to help give her peace of mind for her practice. [...]

Citywide Banks Supports Aurora Nonprofit’s Vision to Help People Live Life to the Fullest

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT SERIES – Aurora Mental Health Center (AMHC) is one of the country´s premier mental health organizations that serves over 14,000 people annually throughout Aurora and surrounding communities. The 501(c)(3) nonprofit, founded in 1975, provides services in 17 specialty clinics in eight counseling centers, six residential facilities, public schools, two county departments of human services, homes and foster homes, and other community locations throughout Aurora. [...]

Citywide Backs Fitzsimons Transformation into Cutting-Edge Biosciences District

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT SERIES – It’s simply awe-inspiring. The change in the skyline on the square-mile site near Colfax and I-225 in Aurora is almost as dramatic as what’s happening inside the new buildings that now call the Fitzsimons Life Science District and Anschutz Medical Campus home. The transformation began in 1996, a year after the federal government decided to shutdown Fitzsimons Army Medical Center. The City of Aurora and the University of Colorado teamed to create the Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority (FRA). The FRA was tasked with transforming the aging remnants of the historic army medical center into one of the world’s most forward-looking bioscience districts. Today, the sprawling district is home to the University of Colorado’s Anschutz Medical Campus, including the new Anschutz Health & Wellness Center which is under construction, The Children’s Hospital & Research Center, University of Colorado Hospital, Colorado State Veterans Home, Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital (under construction), and dozens of other cutting-edge medical research, educational, and clinical care entities. [...]

Citywide Helps Leader in Landscaping Blossom to Full Potential

What started out as a summer activity to earn money for college has evolved into another success story for Colorado small business.  In 1983, Dave Tollefson started Urban Farmer, Inc. from his garage by installing sprinkler systems and doing general yard maintenance. His company grew fast with high-profile commercial clients like the Pepsi Center, Children’s [...]

Citywide Helps Eco-Friendly Developer Save More Green

Since 2003, Citywide Banks has been working with Portus, Inc., dba Boutique Apartments, a Denver real estate developer with a passion for creating uniquely themed and green-designed apartments in the hippest neighborhoods around town. By taking the time to learn Portus’ business, Citywide has been able to provide the productivity and financial tools Portus needed [...]