The Aspen area is filled with businesses making a difference in our community.  No matter the field, they continue to move industries of all kinds forward. Aspen Sojourner introduces you to the individuals who make up these businesses—meet the Faces of Aspen.   

In This Feature:

The Faces of Health & Performance

The Aspen Club Sports Medicine Institute is the premier sports medicine facility in the Roaring Fork Valley.

05/22/2018 Photography by Michele Cardamone

The Face of Distinctive Architecture

Lea Sisson Architects is an award-winning architectural firm specializing in custom homes, speculative residential, and light commercial for more than a deca...

05/22/2018 Photography by Michele Cardamone

The Face of Shoes

Tara Spung’s dream, from the time she was a little girl, was to own a shoe store.


The Face of Aspen’s Real Estate Heritage

Growing up in the West End in a family brokerage business, Layne Shea has lived and breathed real estate since birth.


The Faces of Cyclebar Aspen

Locally grown Cyclebar is celebrating one year as Aspen’s first and only premium indoor cycling studio.

05/22/2018 Photography by Michele Cardamone

The Faces of Event Transportation

Celebrating 30 years of providing top-shelf service for the Roaring Fork Valley’s weddings, corporate events, and special occasions,

05/22/2018 Photography by Alex Irvin

The Faces of Investment Management

A disciplined process. An independent perspective. A commitment to putting clients first.

05/22/2018 Photography by Michele Cardamone

The Face of Luxury Sales And Rentals

Wendalin Whitman is the front-runner among brokers for leasing and sales in Aspen.


The Faces of Thurston

Thurston Kitchen + Bath has been the face of innovation and creativity in kitchen and bath design and installation in Aspen for more than 40 years.

05/22/2018 Photography by Michele Cardamone

The Face of The Dealmaker

Daryl Cramer moved to Aspen six years ago, bringing his big-city law practice to the place he longed to call home.

05/22/2018 Photography by Alex Irvin

The Face of Custom Service

It’s likely Peter Helburn is Aspen’s first “bespoke lifestyle facilitator,” as he invented the term to describe what he does, but, really, it is the most acc...


The Faces of Aspen’s Tried-And-True Brokers

Tried and true doesn’t get to be that way by accident. It’s a process. It takes experience. And sure, it even demands some trial and error.


The Faces of Philanthropy

When we thought about putting a “face” on philanthropy, Aspen Valley Hospital Foundation certainly came to mind.


The Faces of Custom Hats

Chris Roberts had spent most of his life in Austin, Texas, until 2013, when he made the move to Aspen. He has been an athlete, artist, avid outdoorsman, and ...

05/22/2018 Photography by Seth Beckton

The Face of Elevated Beauty and Style

Get to know beauty and style insider Denise Borenstein of VIBE Salon.Style.Spa.


The Face of Only Natural Pet

In 2002, Marty Grosjean rescued a dog with health issues. When conventional solutions created more problems, Marty thought, “If I’m thriving on a natural lif...

05/22/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

The Face of Veterinary Medicine

Studying wildlife conservation management in Kenya for a year while in college inspired Bisque to earn her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the Univ...