“family friendliness” and No. 5 for
overall care in 2013.
15. United Airlines
8900 Peña Blvd.
Denver, CO 80249
Denver is one of 10 hub cities
for United Airlines and is the
fourth busiest. More than 375
flights—regional, national and
international—are operated daily
through Denver International Airport.
16. University of Colorado Health
110 W. 13th Ave.
Denver, CO 80204
As the region’s only academic
hospital, University of Colorado
Health is at the forefront of
technological advances in health
care. UCH was ranked the No. 1
hospital in Colorado by U.S. News
and World Report in 2013, and is
nationally ranked in five specialties:
cancer, kidney disorders, neurology
and neurosurgery, orthopedics, and
17. Wells Fargo Bank
1740 S. Broadway
Denver, CO 80274
Offering personal, small business
and commercial money services for
the Denver metro area, Wells
Fargo employs nearly 5,000 area
residents in its more than 160
branches in Colorado.
18. DISH Network
9601 S. Meridian Blvd.
Englewood, CO 80112
DISH Network provides satellite
TV to around 14 million
subscribers and is headquartered
19. Boulder Valley School District RE- 2
6500 Arapahoe Road
Boulder, CO 80303
Boulder Valley School District RE- 2
is a leader in academic
excellence, with top ratings at the
state and national levels. The
district includes 56 schools over
500 square miles, serving 30,000
20. IBM Corporation
4700 S. Syracuse St.
Denver, CO 80237
IBM’s products include software,
systems, storage, technical support,
developmental support and
customer support, as well as
business, IT, outsourcing and
21. Aurora Public Schools
15701 E. First Ave.
Aurora, CO 80011
Aurora Public Schools serve
38,000 students in grades K- 12.
APS students come from 130
different countries and speak 110
different languages. The district
consists of 58 schools.
22. University of Denver
2199 S. University Blvd.
Denver, CO 80208
The University of Denver, known as
DU, is located in south Denver. DU
offers undergraduate and graduate
degrees, as well as views of the
Rocky Mountains and the Denver
skyline. As with many companies
and organizations within the
Denver Metro area, DU promotes
sustainability, including zero-waste
hockey games, greenhouse gas
audits and a campus bike
23. United Parcel Service
5300 E. 56th Ave.
Commerce City, CO 80022
UPS provides shipping, tracking
and freight services to domestic
and international consumers, both
residential and commercial.
24. Ball Corporation
10 Longs Peak Drive
Broomfield, CO 80021
Broomfield is home to the
headquarters of Ball Corporation,
originally Ball Brothers Glass
Manufacturing Company, founded
in 1880. Famous for producing
glass canning jars, Ball Corporation
is now involved in areas such as
avionics, space systems, metal food
and beverage containers and
aluminum aerosol containers. Ball
Corporation split their canning jar
production into a separate company
in 1993, originally named Alltrista,
25. Frontier Airlines
7001 Tower Road
Denver, CO 80249
Now in its 20th year of doing
business, Frontier Airlines operates
more than 350 daily flights and
employs more than 4,500 aviation
professionals at its home—Denver
International Airport. Frontier flies to
more than 75 destinations in the
U.S., the Dominican Republic,
Mexico, Jamaica and Costa Rica.