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Qwest tops among Colorado companies on Fortune 500
Denver Post
Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Qwest landed the top spot for Colorado companies on the 2009 Fortune 500 list.  The telecom was one of 11 Colorado companies on the list this year.

Qwest, with nearly $13.5 billion in revenue last year, was ranked at No. 197.

Following Qwest was Dish Networks at No. 231; Liberty Global, 257; Liberty Media, 265; First Data, 295; Ball, 336; Newmont Mining, 400; ProLogis, 426; CH2M Hill, 436; Western Union, 451; and Molson Coors, 487.

The list, which was released Sunday, ranked Exxon Mobil Corp. as the largest company, unseating Wal-Mart, which fell to the No. 2 slot.