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Crested Butte, Colorado
November 11, 2018, 12:04 pm MST
Co-founder Caleb Weinberg crafts custom skis with a special ingredient in a shop at road's end.
The Soap Lady
November 5, 2018, 07:52 am MST
Founder Kathy Wawrzyniak is making soap the old-fashioned way, and the market is responding.
West Jordan, Utah
November 5, 2018, 07:11 am MST
Founder Betsy Mikesell is using crowdfunding to catalyze a booming bedding business.
November 5, 2018, 07:11 am MST
CEO April Archer is luring in new customers as she explores uncharted waters in the angling industry: fly-fishing rods for women.
November 5, 2018, 06:59 am MST
Founder Sam Edwards puts her love of her new home in a bottle with a salt-infused haircare product.
Event Recap: 2018 AOI Manufacturing Summit
October 23, 2018, 02:58 pm MDT
A who's who of Colorado's clothing and outdoor gear makers converged in Denver to talk about manufacturing hubs of the future.
October 23, 2018, 08:18 am MDT
VP of Operations Jim Wilson is steering the crowdfunded apparel pioneer to new manufacturing models.
October 23, 2018, 08:04 am MDT
With a combined 50 years of experience, Founding Directors Jon-Paul Ragusa and Kelsey Koppenhaver utilize artisan craftsmanship to create unique furniture and cabinetry.
October 9, 2018, 08:00 am MDT
Co-founder Chelsea Early is driving the rare domestic dancewear manufacturer to growth with custom designs for ballerinas.
October 3, 2018, 07:29 am MDT
For more than 30 years, owner Barry Stewart has kept the focus of his wood products firm on customization and quality.
September 18, 2018, 09:15 am MDT
Co-founders Meghan Marsden and Nancy Trangmar are innovating on the bra with 3D printing and a nimble approach.
September 13, 2018, 07:16 am MDT
Founder and CEO Cassy Burnvoth is using tallow -- or beef fat, for the uninitiated -- to manufacture naturally effective moisturizers, deodorants, and "Fat Sticks."
Rideable Bicycle Replicas
August 20, 2018, 01:29 pm MDT
Owner Greg Barron manufactures bicycles inspired by the models of the 1800s, with most parts made in-house.
Garden Grove, California
August 20, 2018, 01:11 pm MDT
President Bruce Higginson is steering the wheels manufacturer to dominance in off-road racing and the automotive aftermarket.
Borealis Fat Bikes
August 20, 2018, 09:09 am MDT
Co-founder and CEO Steve Kaczmarek seeks to build on momentum as a first mover in fat bikes, with an eye on innovation.
Grand Junction, Colorado
All Metals Welding & Fabrication
August 20, 2018, 09:07 am MDT
Owner Chris Muhr manufactures for outdoor brands, oil and gas companies, and just about everyone else on the Western Slope.
Rocky Mountain Tiny Houses
August 6, 2018, 08:15 am MDT
Founder Greg Parham is making tiny houses as well as places of business for entrepreneurs of "tiny commerce."
Industry Report: Outdoor Mfrs. & Tourism Collaborate in Colorado
July 26, 2018, 02:09 pm MDT
Colorado outdoor manufacturers are increasingly partnering with the state's tourism sector for marketing, testing, and retailing synergies.
Sherpa Adventure Gear
July 26, 2018, 07:31 am MDT
COO Tsedo Sherpa is building on her father's vision to create jobs and opportunities for the people of Nepal manufacturing unique outdoor apparel.
July 25, 2018, 11:22 am MDT
Co-founder Jason Olden is rethinking the design and delivery of outdoor gear and freeze-dried meals for backpackers with a nimble, customer-focused brand.
Pamela Kan / Bishop-Wisecarver
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