CPP Named a Colorado Companies to Watch Winner

CPP's Dr. Ron Petersen and Bob Fallbeck presented with the Colorado Companies to Watch Award
CPP’s Dr. Ron Petersen and Bob Fallbeck receive Colorado Companies to Watch Award

CPP Wind Engineering & Air Quality Consultants has been named a Colorado Companies to Watch, acknowledging the success, innovation, and influence of CPP as a growing company in the state. Chosen from over 1,000 nominations, the 50 winning companies represent a broad range of industries and are recognized for their success and potential for growth, community involvement, and corporate culture.

“We are pleased to recognize CPP for their outstanding contribution in fueling the economic fire of Colorado. Thank you CPP Wind Engineering,” says Sean Nohavec, Colorado Companies to Watch Board Chairman.

Colorado Companies to Watch works to recognize the driving economic forces in the state by focusing not merely on growth, but on the true impact and influence of an organization. By focusing on second-stage companies across the state, the program offers distinct insight into the state’s economic landscape, as represented by up-and-coming companies, and recognizes organizations often overlooked for the critical impact they have in their industries, communities and regions, and our state as a whole.

“Second-stage companies are critical job creators, innovators, and drivers of our economy,” said Sean Nohavec, CCTW Chairman of the Board and Senior Vice President, Platinum Sponsor UMB Bank. “Too often their incredible contributions to our state are overlooked. We are pleased to bring deserving recognition to these truly impactful organizations.” 

About CPP  

CPP is the first US company to provide wind engineering services to architects and engineers.  The company was co-founded by Colorado natives and CSU professors Dr. Jack Cermak and Dr. Jon Peterka, who were key pioneers in the field of wind engineering and the developers of the tools and methods still used today.

CPP’s reputation as an industry leader draws technical experts from around the country and around the world. Their team is comprised of innovative engineers and scientists who value the environment and sustainability. Those values are at the core of CPP’s services, which help building design professionals create safe, comfortable, and efficient buildings and structures.

A few of CPP’s projects include Denver’s Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver Art Museum, the Giant Magellan Telescope, the world’s first circular skyscraper , the world’s tallest vertical garden and many cutting-edge buildings around the world.  To learn more, visit

About Colorado Companies to Watch

2016 Colorado Companies to Watch Winners
2016 Colorado Companies to Watch Winners

Colorado Companies to Watch, presented by CapitalValue Advisors, is an awards program honoring second-stage companies headquartered in the state of Colorado. The 400 companies that have been honored since the program’s inception demonstrate high performance in the marketplace or exhibit innovative products or processes. The program is designed to seek businesses from a wide range of industries throughout the state, not just the major metropolitan areas. The 50 companies selected each year make an astounding impact on Colorado’s economy by collectively providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars in revenue. The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) launched the program in 2009 in conjunction with the Edward Lowe Foundation and valuable community partners from across Colorado.

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