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Leeds BEOF Book Ads FINAL.indd 7 11/9/11 12:43 PM This is a peculiar sector. Companies in this sector
manage other businesses and include such diverse
firms as Texas Roadhouse Management Corporation; Sports Authority; Encana Corporation;
United Launch Alliance; Johns Manville International, Inc.; Tri-State Generation and Transmission
Association; and Quiznos. As such, it is difficult to
tell a single story.
Perhaps because of its diversity, Management of
Companies and Enterprises is another sector that
appears almost recession proof. It completely
bypassed the high-tech boom and bust. Growth
did flatten during the housing crisis, yet historically, growth has been strong. In 1990, sector
employees totaled 13,000; that number has recently
climbed to nearly 30,000. Most of this increase
took place prior to the housing crisis, and growth
has been relatively flat since then. Colorado has
made gains in acquiring company headquarters
through targeted economic development efforts.
The committee believes that...
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