SendGrid, a born-in-Boulder tech company, made its initial public offering in November 2017 and less than a year later announced it had been acquired by one of its partners, Twilio, in a stock deal that valued the Colorado company at $2 billion. SendGrid will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of San Francisco-based Twilio, but executives say it will keep its downtown Denver headquarters. (Photo provided by SendGrid)

Denver’s tech ecosystem is a work in progress as companies come and grow — and others get sold

SendGrid was a Front Range darling, a born-in-Boulder company that had made it. Now it’s been acquired.

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In crowded 2020 Democratic field, a clear top tier emerges. Colorado’s candidates are not in it.

Even with six months to go in the campaign, strict debate standards and cash flow issues are separating the candidates

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More than a third of Colorado high school graduates need extra help to do college work

Students of color, students from low-income families, and women are all more likely to be assessed as needing developmental education

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BLM will move 27 jobs from Washington to Grand Junction, 54 more to Lakewood as part of HQ relocation

While the job number for Grand Junction might not be eye-popping, the people who are slated to move there are top-level brass