Madison & Company Properties is a Denver Post Top Workplace!

Top Workplaces Blog BannerThe Denver Post Top Workplaces program believes that “the most successful companies are the ones that employees believe in.” Madison & Company Properties is a company employees most certainly believe in.

Ranked 5th of 3,500 businesses in the Small Business category, this is the fourth consecutive year that Madison & Company Properties has received the prestigious Denver Post Top Workplaces award. Placement is made based on anonymous reviews and testimonials from employees. The purpose of the Top Workplaces program is to recognize the state’s top employers. It honors companies that are “doing right by their workers,” acknowledging companies that encourage growth and commitment in their employees.

Madison & Company Properties is honored to be a workplace where employees believe in their company. Here we are dedicated to continuing to strive for excellence, cultivating an environment where all employees feel believed in and pushed to reach their highest potential. Thank you for being part of this journey.

Madison & Company Voted #2 in Denver Top 100 Workplaces

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“The most successful companies are the ones
that employees believe in.”

Good business is about a strong team, successful companies have employees who feel empowered to grow, create, and dream.

Every year The Denver Post surveys 4,000 participating companies and recognizes the top 100 places to work. Businesses and companies are selected based solely on surveys completed by employees.This year Madison and Company Properties is delighted by the honor of being named one of Denver’s Top 100 Workplaces, for the third year in a row. As companies are picked solely based upon anonymous employee testimonials, we are even more honored that our employees love working here so much.

“I love working for Madison because I feel like my opinion matters and that I am valued for the workd I do. All of the employees operate with professionalism and have a collaborative mind-set,” wrote one of our Madison employees in an anonymous survey.

Not only did Madison make the Top 100, we were ranked #2 in the small business category and received a Special Award for being a company that encourages new ideas.

Madison and Company strives to be relational in all we do. Our work is about developing friendships with our clients, rather than transaction-based interactions. Our workplace is more than just a place to do a job; it is a culture of friendship and family.

The environment at Madison is carefully crafted and cultivated by the leaders in our company, our dedicated staff, and our incredible Realtors®. We are excited to be again named a Denver Top 100 Workplace, and to continue exceeding all expectations of what an amazing workplace truly is – a place of dedication, growth, and community.

Welcome to Madison!

We are thrilled to welcome Lauren Morris to the Madison family. She will be joining The Graham Group, as Euan Graham’s buyer’s agent. Lauren loves people and is passionate about connecting personally with everyone she meets.

We asked Lauren a few questions about herself, and can’t wait to get to know her better.Morris_New Broker Announcement

What drew you to Madison & Company?

The reason I came to Madison is because someone told me I should meet Euan. We met, and he expressed to me his business model and his need for a buyers agent. I couldn’t say no!

What are you most excited for about working at Madison & Company?

I am definitely excited to just grow as an agent and learn from one of the best.

What area of Denver Metro will you focus on?

I’m not sure what my focus will be, I know south Denver really well. But with that being said, right now I’m just doing what Euan tells me he needs help with. 

What is a random, fun or little-known fact about yourself?

I love sunflowers! I’ll buy just about anything that has sunflowers on it. 

Thanks for helping us get to know you a bit more, Lauren! Sunflowers are really wonderful.

Welcome to Madison!

She’s been with us for a few months, but we are so thrilled to have Nicole join us!

Nicole Wadsworth has years of experience in the real estate world, and we are so glad she has made the move to Madison. We’re excited to have her as part of the family, and to see how her expertise and knowledge help our business grow!

We asked Nicole a few questions about herself, and her decision to join Madison…

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• What drew you to Madison & Company?  

Madison & Company allows me flexibility to work with both my investor clients and my clients just looking to buy or sell a home. Now I am able to create customized  real estate solutions that work best for each client so that every client is getting exceptional service and value.

• What are you most excited for about working at Madison & Company? 

I am most excited to be able to mentor newer brokers and be in an collaborative environment where agents work with each other not as rivals.

• What are of Denver Metro will you focus on? 

I will continue to focus on the Denver Metro area.  I am a native to Denver so I am very familiar with Denver it’s the surrounding cities, because of this  I am able to provide excellent knowledge to my clients in more then one small niche area.

• What is a random, fun or little-known fact about yourself?

I am a tomboy. I love to drive big trucks and classic cars.

Welcome to Madison!

We are thrilled to announce the addition of Denise Duran-Marcum to our Madison family.

We asked Denise a few questions about herself, and how she was feeling about this new chapter of her career.

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• What drew you to Madison & Company?

Denise: THE CULTURE!  Being a part of a group that supports each agent and allows them to embrace their individual brand, image and service.  I am very particular about the services I provide, the vendors I partner with and the way in which I represent my clients.  This new partnership allows me the freedom to provide you with real estate services that are unique to me.

• What are you most excited for about working at Madison & Company?

Denise: I’m excited to share my enthusiasm for selling homes, marketing creatively, demonstrating my in-depth knowledge and surrounding myself with established agents that are just as enthusiastic about being the CEO of their business.

• What area of Denver Metro will you focus on?

Denise: The Northwest Metro Area: Arvada, Golden, Wheat Ridge, Broomfield, Westminster, Louisville and Thornton.

• What is a random, fun or little-known fact about yourself?

Denise: I LOVE to cook for friends and family….I make awesome tamales!

Well, Denise, we are so excited to welcome you to Madison (and maybe we’ll become good enough friends to try those famous tamales!)

Top Ten Bars to Watch the Broncos Game

Sunday mark’s the Denver Bronco‘s first game of the season. Denver love’s their football team, so we’ve compiled a list of the best bars in Denver for enjoying the game.

1. Stoney’s Bar & Grill

1111 Lincoln Street

“Whether you are looking to watch a football game, soccer, basketball, X Games, or just to play a friendly game of cornhole, Stoney’s has you covered. We have 31 HD TV’s & two 120 inch projection screens & a stage to watch your favorite local bands.”2772127624_386a0a9028_o

2. Sports Column

1930 Blake Street

“We are located in the heart of LoDo just steps away from Coors Field. Come on in, grab a seat, put your feet up, relax, and let us take care of you. Offering a full menu served until 12pm Sunday-Thursday & 1am Friday & Saturday, an outdoor rooftop patio, a plethora of HD flat and big screen televisions, excellent service, and great food and drink specials.”

3. The Cherry Cricket

2641 E 2nd Avenue

“We’ve always been the Black Sheep of Cherry Creek. From Mary Zimmerman’s trucker bar of the 1950’s to famed Bernard Duffy’s prime rib and neon icon of the 1960’s to Eli McGuire’s beer and burger joint of the 1990’s, this place has changed hands often but never wavered. During his Wynkoop Brewing Company days, our Governor, John Hickenlooper, was an owner. To this day, our friends are loyal and number in the thousands.”

4. Chopper’s Sports Grill

80 S. Madison Street

“Chopper’s is proud of the food we put in front of you. We take “homemade” to heart and believe that there is no substitute for food made fresh and no reason to drink beers from beyond our state borders. Our Burger’s unique blend of Angus chuck, short rib and brisket is ground especially for us, making it one of the richest and most unique char-broils you’ll find around. Our potato chips are cut and cooked right here. About the only thing we don’t do is brew our own beer. Luckily, we have 100 Colorado neighbors that do, offering one of the best selections of Colorado craft beers you’ll find anywhere. From car garage to Colorado crafts, this building has been bringing you the best for over fifty years!”

5. Blake Street Tavern

2301 Blake Street

“Our menu provides various award-winning options and our craft beer list would make any tailgate spread jealous!  If you miss playing tailgate games with your best friends, don’t worry, we’ve got cornhole boards, darts, skeeball lanes, and much, much more! Between our 60 HD TVs, 18,000 sq. ft. of big fun, and our dedication to bringing you the best, most friendly service possible, we continue to strive to bring our patrons the best sports bar atmosphere in Denver!”

6. The Tavern (Downtown or Uptown)

1949 Market Street | 538 E 17th Avenue

“We are a family owned and operated proud Colorado company founded in Denver in 1997. Each Tavern uniquely takes on the flavor and personality of the neighborhood in which it resides. Amenities weaving a common thread through all locations include spacious yet cozy lounges, fireplaces, outdoor patios, numerous HD TVs and high-end architectural features.”

lReF37. Highland Tap & Burger

2219 W 32nd Ave

“Highland Tap & Burger is truly a Colorado-born business. And, since opening in 2010, we’ve strived to create an experience that encompasses everything we love about Colorado life. We’ve created a comfortable, casual, contemporary atmosphere with an inviting indoor dining area and a spacious patio so our guests can enjoy a sunny afternoon or a chilly Colorado evenings. Here at the Tap, our friendly, fun staff makes everyone feel completely at home, whether they are dining alone or with a large party, regulars or first-timers.”

8. Bull & Bush Brewery

4700 E Cherry Creek S Drive

“But most of all it’s you, the loyal customers, that have made The Bull & Bush one of Colorado’s most revered landmarks. As Dale once put it, ‘This is what it’s all about if you’re in the tavern business. Fresh beer, the music, the camaraderie and friendship. Most restaurants, you might go in there once a year. Here you come in once a month, once a week… even once a day.'”

9. Governor’s Park Tavern

672 Logan Street

“Govnr’s Park has been an integral part of Capitol Hill since 1976. We are mostly known for our crazy 2-4-1 happy hour and just recently our awarded  title of Denver’s Best Neighborhood Bar. We love local! We always strive to buy locally and will always support Colorado companies first. We have hosted two Governor’s acceptance speeches, helped start the Governor’s Cup Run and have been the favorite gathering place for all our neighbors for over 35 years.”

10. Yard House

1555 Court Place

“If you’ve been to a Yard House, you know there’s an unmistakable energy to the place – an excitement that you feel the moment you walk in the door. So we turned our cameras loose to try to capture that spirit. Check out the experience that define us – because more than beer, more than
classic rock, more than delicious food, even more than a brand – We are Yard House!”