Business Briefs

LT Environmental receives recognition

LT Environmental Inc. was recognized as the winner of the Top Company award in the Consulting & Professional Services category on Sept. 12 by ColoradoBiz Magazine – in addition LT Environmental celebrated its 20th anniversary.

ColoradoBiz Magazine Top Company Awards program honors firms for financial performance, employee satisfaction, and outstanding achievement in areas such as product innovation, operational excellence or marketing effectiveness.

LT Environmental is a full-service, small-business environmental and engineering firm located in Durango and Farmington. The Four Corners offices receive support from the corporate headquarters in Arvada, and satellite offices in Rifle; Cheyenne, Wyo.; Gainesville, Fla.; Roosevelt, Utah; and Victor, Idaho. The firm is a recognized consultant in engineering, environmental, health and safety and construction management for a variety of projects in the natural-gas and oil industry, transportation, commercial development, and various other private and public sector entities.

For more information, visit

Stilwell Foot, Ankle announces new doctor

Stilwell Foot & Ankle Associates, 575 Rivergate Lane, announces the addition of Dr. Kayse Lake to the practice.

Lake will provide complete foot and ankle surgery and medical services. His specialties include children’s leg and foot disorders, arthritis joint surgery and sports injuries.

For more information, call 259-5303.

Stone art gallery moves to new location

Rock Island Stone Art Gallery announces its new location at 2180 Junction Creek Road (County Road 204), which will open on Oct. 3.

The art gallery and studio is owned by Mike and RooJoo Wilson. The business is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays, and by appointment. The business offers more than 15,000 pounds of stone art mainly from the island nation, Madagascar. The business offers natural and polished stone art objects, spheres, obelisks, free forms, mantle and entryway art.

For more information visit or call 403-9222.

Durango TV announces new hire, website

Inside Durango Television welcomes new sales team member Alan Sabo who brings more than 25 years of marketing experience.

Sabo’s experience includes business-to-business sales, cooperative business relations, developing product distribution channels and creating U.S. business models for foreign manufacturers.

Sabo founded ALS Marketing Group (Chicago), attended FAA Academy, Baldwin-Wallace College, University of Chicago and is a Vietnam veteran.

The business also announces the launch of its new website, which offers videos about Southwest Colorado and Durango. The new site is more user-friendly and an improved marketing platform for businesses.

For more information, call 946-7896 or email

New agent joins RE/MAX Pinnacle

Stacy Engle, formerly an associate broker with Blue Ribbon Properties in Durango, has joined the real-estate team at RE/MAX Pinnacle.

Engle has been involved in the real estate industry since 2001. Beginning as an office manager for a real-estate firm, she then obtained her Colorado real-estate license and became licensed in New Mexico in 2005. Born in Dallas, Engle moved to Durango within just a few months. She now lives in Aztec and is able to serve her clients in both states.

For more information, call 759-6411. RE/MAX Pinnacle is at 111 W. College Drive.

Herald Staff