AvenueWest Global Franchise, LLC, a leader in the real estate corporate housing industry, announced today that it has been named a Colorado Company to Watch, acknowledging the drive, excellence and influence of AvenueWest as a growing company in the state. Colorado Companies to Watch honors second stage companies that develop valuable products and services, create quality jobs, enrich communities, and create new industries throughout Colorado.
“We are pleased to recognize AvenueWest Global Franchise as one of Colorado’s 50 most innovative 2nd stage companies,” says Rick Ninneman, Colorado Companies to Watch Board Chairman. “These companies contribute significantly to the growth and economic independence of the state by developing new services and products, creating jobs, enriching communities and generating new industries.”
“This is great honor to have our hard work, passion for solutions and our dive for national growth recognized by CCTW and the State of Colorado. Since the founding of AvenueWest Corporate Housing in 1999, and the launch of AvenueWest Global Franchise in 2010, and AvenueWest Investment Fund in 2018, we have appreciated the support the Colorado business community has extended to our organization and we are proud to have our headquarters located in the great State of Colorado,” commented Angela Healy, CEO. Mrs. Healy continued, “I am humbled to be included with this group of amazing companies and we are appreciative of the support and opportunities provided through this program.”
According to a CCTW, “the 2018 finalists were selected because they significantly impact the state’s economy by collectively providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars in revenue while representing Colorado’s diverse economic landscape.”
Candidates were selected from nominations within the local community. This year, over a 1,000 companies were nominated, with 100 Finalists emerging, from which 50 Winners were chosen by the esteemed CCTW judging panel. Winners were announced at the 10th Annual Gala Awards Dinner on Friday, June 22, 2018 at the Denver Marriott City Center. Colorado Companies to Watch, brought to you by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, works to recognize the driving economic forces in the state by focusing not merely on growth, but on the true impact and influence of an organization. By focusing on second stage companies across the state, the program offers distinct insight into the state’s economic landscape and recognizes organizations often overlooked for the critical impact they have in their industries, communities and regions, as well as our state as a whole.
AvenueWest Corporate Housing, Inc., started as a small real estate management company but quickly grew to the largest provider of corporate housing rentals in Colorado, added a spin-off of Corporate Housing by Owner and is now the foundation for the national expansion of AvenueWest Global Franchise and AvenueWest Investment Fund. A recognized leader in the industry, AvenueWest was awarded the Corporate Housing Providers Association’s (CHPA) prestigious Provider Company of the Year Award and listed for 3 consecutive years on Inc Magazine’s Inc 5000 list featuring the country’s fastest growing businesses.
About AvenueWest Global Franchise:
Established in 2010, AvenueWest Global Franchise grew from the desire to expand the business opportunity and corporate housing excellence achieved through the AvenueWest Corporate Housing Managed Corporate Housing program that was founded in 1999. Currently AvenueWest Global Franchise has 10 offices located in Atlanta GA, Colorado Springs CO, Dallas TX, Denver CO, Denver South / DTC CO, Fort Collins CO, Las Vegas NV, Phoenix AZ, San Francisco CA and St Louis MO. For franchise information and opportunities go to: www.AvenueWestFranchise.com .
About Colorado Companies to Watch
Colorado Companies to Watch is an awards program honoring 2nd-stage companies headquartered in the state of Colorado. The 500 companies that have been honored since the program’s inception demonstrate high performance in the marketplace or exhibit innovative products or processes. The program is designed to seek businesses from a wide range of industries throughout the state, not just the major metropolitan areas. The 50 companies selected each year make an astounding impact on Colorado's economy by collectively providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars in revenue. The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) launched the program in 2009 in conjunction with the Edward Lowe Foundation and valuable community partners from across Colorado.