Friday, June 1, 2007
(Posting courtesy of the Biz Blog's sister blog: Dan's Dollars & Sense)
A study of Ramtron’s executive compensation last year by Massachusetts-based DolmatConnell & Partners found the company’s salaries were at market levels, but its stock-based awards were below what competitors were paying their executives, according to its proxy.
Thursday, May 31, 2007
Art and Kathleen Nutter started the company to focus on reverse engineering of semiconductors and electronic systems to provide evidence in patent infringement, litigation and licensing cases. Taeus, which is an acronym for tearing apart everything under the sun, now employs 30 full-time staffers and has contracted with 246 engineering consultants in Colorado and more than 2,000 worldwide in the past 15 years.
"In the last 15 years, Taeus has directly impacted the Colorado Springs community by providing well-paid consulting jobs to almost 250 engineering professionals and technical subject matter experts in the area," said Glenn Wheeler, the company's vice president of engineering.
Wednesday, May 30, 2007
The Pikes Peak Association of Realtors has about has $12,600 in grant money for qualified Pikes Peak area nonprofit organizations and public agencies providing affordable housing. Grant applications will be accepted through July 6.
The money comes from the Colorado Association of Realtors Housing Opportunity Foundation (CARHOF), a nonprofit foundation that assists housing efforts across the state.
To be eligible for a grant, organizations must be based in the Pikes Peak region, have a housing related mission and be a public agency or nonprofit agency with a 501©3 status.
Applications are available at the association's office, 430 N. Tejon St. Or contact
Tuesday, May 29, 2007
- Sleeping bag
- Sony Boom box
- Booo-oploy board game
- Brass cow bells
The auction will be June 19-21. A complete list of auction items is expected to be posted at www.irsauctions.gov at the end of this week.