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GSA's Rocky Mountain Region Public Affairs Office, located in Denver, issues media releases and advisories to provide the public with important information on GSA projects and activities within the six states of Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming.

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Speed Networking Puts A New Twist On GSA’s Small Business Day Fair

On February 5, 2014, GSA hosted a half-day Small Business Day Fair at the Denver Federal Center for 30 small business owners in the Denver-metro area. Business owners had a chance to grow their network, pitch their product or service, and gain increased insight into landing a contract with the federal government.

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Meet Ian Willard: DFC Property Manager

Ian WillardIan Willard is the most recent addition to the the DFC Property Management team. He resides on Team 3 and is managing Building 67 among many other duties. He was previously located with GSA in the National Capital Region (NCR) in Washington, D.C. where he was the building manager for Postal Square, a portfolio lease and the Thomas P. O'Neil Jr. Federal Office Building (FOB 8), a building that was undergoing a full renovation. Some of his previous tenants included the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Architect of the Capitol, the Smithsonian and Health and Human Services.

Ian began his career with NCR as a Federal Career Intern, and completed job assignments ranging from maintenance and energy, budget, and the Presidential Transition Team. Prior to working with GSA, Ian worked in the banking industry and has a background in construction. He has an undergraduate degree from Westminster College in Pennsylvania, and masters certificates in both Project Management and Facilities Management, both from George Mason University.

In his spare time, Ian enjoys hiking and building electronics. He also enjoys his two horses and cats!

Meet Joe Fuentes: DFC Property Manager

Joe Fuentes

Joe Fuentes is another recent addition to the Denver Federal Center Property Management team. He relocated here from GSA Region 7 in Fort Worth, Texas where he served as Senior Project Manager for the leasing division. Upon arrival at the DFC, Joe managed Buildings 710, 710A, 720, 44, 45, 46, 54 and 55. He will be changing buildings with Dana Dening over the next few weeks and will begin managing Buildings 41, 44 and 55. Dana will be managing Buildings 710, 710A, 720, 46, 45, 54 and continuing to manage the Daycare buildings.

Joe is from Austin, Texas and graduated from college in Missouri. Since moving to Colorado, he has successfully tackled eight 14'ers and has become an instant Broncos fan. He enjoys hanging out with his family, hiking and hunting.

Volunteer Opportunities Available With The Denver Chapter of Young Government Leaders

The Denver Chapter of Young Government Leaders (YGL) is looking for new members interested in becoming part of a nationwide organization that focuses on professional development activities, networking opportunities, social events and community outreach.

They are a professional organization of men and women employed by the federal, state, and local government in the Denver metro area. Their mission is to educate, inspire, and transform the current and future leaders of the government.

Recent activities included a “Lunch-n-Learn” hosted by the mayor of one of Colorado’s largest cities, a holiday food drive, and networking happy hour and monthly networking lunches.

YGL is open and inviting to all government employees and they look forward to expanding their membership through your participation, enthusiasm, ideas and input. To join, visit the Young Government Leaders web site (external site) and go to “Become a YGL Member.”

Rocky Mountain Region Public Buildings Service
(303) 236-8000

Rocky Mountain Regional Administrator
(303) 236-7329

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