Honeycomb Strategies, based in Crested Butte with a second location in Portland, Oregon, has been certified as a B Corporation. The women-owned sustainability consulting firm is helping the global event industry create environmentally friendly management systems and reduce its carbon footprint. B Corps are for-profit companies that meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability—using their profits and growth to positively impact stakeholders and the planet.

Honeycomb Strategies provides solutions for venues, sports teams, sports facilities, and clients in the trade show, event, and hospitality industries. A focus is supporting clients who are seeking sustainability certifications, including ISO 20121, LEED, APEX/ASTM, and TRUE Zero Waste and reporting frameworks. hcsustainability.com

Since Longmont's Can’d Aid was founded in 2013, more than 2 million cans of water have been distributed, over 9,600 skateboards and bikes and 4,000 art kits built for underserved youth, and more than 3,000 instruments donated. This has been accomplished with the help of volunteers nationwide and through relationships with community leaders, nonprofit organizations, volunteers, and corporate partners. 

Inspiring an Inclusive Park 


The Gate Expansion Program not only has delivered 39 new gates to Denver International Airport (DEN), there will be colorful new artwork. The expansion increases the airport’s capacity by 30%, making it easy for groups to access meeting and event destinations in the state. Outposts of favorite local restaurants also are being added throughout the facility.  

Public Art by Detour


When it comes to planning a holiday party for your team or a client, isn’t it nice when you don’t have to worry much about decor? It helps not only the budget but also your checklist.

Here are four of Colorado’s best-known historic hotels from around the state that pull out all the stops to add sparkle and festive activities that delight groups and leisure guests.

The Brown Palace Hotel & Spa, Denver