Companies Companies Founded in Denver

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List of notable businesses founded in Denver, listed alphabetically with corporate logos when available. This list includes some of the largest, most profitable companies that were founded in Denver. The famous Denver companies and corporations on this list include both public and private corporations. You can find information about the popular companies on this list, such as what industry they're part of. When available you can click on the successful Denver company's names to find out even more about them.

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This list answers the questions, "What companies were founded in Denver?" and "What are the biggest Denver companies?"

If you're a Denver native then this list of the biggest Denver companies will make you proud. This list is also an excellent resource if you're doing research on reputable businesses from Denver.

Ando Media is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Ando Media
Ando Media “Ando” is a company formed in 2004 by a software company, Ando Media, Inc. and Aritaur Communications, Inc. an owner of radio stations and Internet related ventures. Ando provides a ...more

Chipotle Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. is a chain of restaurants in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, and France, specializing in burritos and tacos. Its name derives from chipotle, the ...more

Daniels Fund is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Daniels Fund
The Daniels Fund was founded by Bill Daniels, a decorated fighter pilot in World War II, who went on to become one of the pioneers in the cable television industry. Throughout his lifetime, he ...more

Jabber, Inc is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Jabber, Inc
Jabber, Inc., headquartered in Denver, CO, was founded in early 2000 by a small team of visionaries who recognized the power of the Jabber protocol. Jabber, Inc. built a commercial-grade ...more

JD Edwards is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
JD Edwards Computer
J.D. Edwards World Solution Company or JD Edwards, abbreviated JDE, was an Enterprise Resource Planning software company. Products included World for IBM AS/400 minicomputers, OneWorld for CNC ...more

Mushkin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Computer industry
Mushkin is a company best known for producing computer memory modules. Located in Englewood, Colorado, United States, Mushkin provides performance-enhanced computer products to users worldwide. ...more

Navis Logistics Network is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Navis Logistics Network is the former parent company of Navis Pack & Ship, based in Denver, Colorado. The company formerly franchised Navis Pack & Ship and Handle With Care Packaging ...more

Northrop Grumman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Aerospace, Search, Detection
Northrop Grumman Corporation is an American global aerospace and defense technology company formed by Northrop's 1994 purchase of Grumman. The company was the fifth-largest defense contractor in ...more

Qdoba Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Qdoba Mexican Grill, is a chain of fast casual Fresh Mex restaurants in the United States and Canada serving Mexican-style cuisine. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jack in the Box ...more

RE/MAX is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Real Estate
RE/MAX International is an American international real estate company that relies on a franchise system. It was founded in 1973 by David and Gail Liniger in Denver, Colorado. RE/MAX is an ...more

Sage Hospitality Resources is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Sage Hospitality Resources Hotel
Founded in 1984, Sage Hospitality has grown into one of the largest privately held hotel management, investment and development companies in the nation operating a variety of large, full-service ...more

Samsonite is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Samsonite is a global luggage manufacturer and retailer, with products ranging from suitcases to backpacks and travel accessories. It was founded in Denver, Colorado in 1910 by Jesse Shwayder. ...more

The Elephant 6 Recording Compa... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Music industry
The Elephant 6 Recording Company is a collective of American musicians who spawned many notable independent bands of the 1990s, including the Apples in Stereo, the Olivia Tremor Control, Neutral ...more

Vendors Supply of America is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Vendors Supply of America

Young Americans Bank is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in Denver
Young Americans Bank Education
Cable magnate Bill Daniels created the Young Americans Bank in 1987 after a group of elementary students in Denver, Colorado were denied a loan from other banks for a school project Young ...more