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Announcing the 2013 CYE Winners

By: Katie Payer Published: September 12th, 2013
Ingrid and Anders Martinson were paired up with Kristy Taddonio Mullins of Mile Hi Specialty Foods.

We are so pleased to announce the winners of our 2013 youth business competition, the Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs!  For the first time this year we hosted an “Affiliated Category,” which solicited applicants from larger groups, like high schools, scout… Read the rest



Make Denver Startup Week a Youthful Experience

By: Maura McInerney Published: September 5th, 2013
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September is full of entrepreneurial activities and events!  We’ll jump from our youth business competition awards straight into Denver Startup Week.  There are two fantastic events that are kid-friendly and bound to draw big crowds.  Join us for one or… Read the rest





Getting to Play Around

By: Amanda Krische Published: June 10th, 2013
One of four brand-new kiosks where students can check account balances and order personalized gifts.

Schools have finished coming through our programs for the year.  Summer camp hasn’t yet started.  This is the time when we unveil changes to the various programs and upgrade any new shops in Young AmeriTowne and countries in International Towne…. Read the rest







Refreshing. Delightful. Lemonade!

By: Katie Payer Published: May 13th, 2013
There is always a wide variety of lemonade flavors during the Best Tasting Contest.

It’s that time of year again.  Every spring, thousands of youngsters break out the water pitcher and sugar jar, drag out the card table, design a sign, and start selling lemonade.  It’s time for Lemonade Day Denver! A great partnership… Read the rest



Encouraging Entrepreneurs, Finding Founders, Browsing for Businesses

By: Ellory Eggermont Published: May 9th, 2013
The Sweet Bee Sisters show off their finalist check during the 2012 Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs.

Show me the money Every year, Young Americans gives away more than $1,800. This year, we’ll be giving away more than $3,500! That money is given as cash prizes to the winners and finalists of our youth business competition, the… Read the rest