Boulder entrepreneur has built an outdoors media empire under the iconic Outside brand

Boulder entrepreneur has built an outdoors media empire under the iconic Outside brand

Robin Thurston’s dreams of becoming a successful professional cyclist were dashed when he crashed into the back of a team support vehicle, knocking him unconscious and leaving him with more than 100 stitches in his head. He never lost his love for outdoor adventure, though, even as he steered his innate competitiveness into becoming a successful entrepreneur. Over the past two years, he has built a Boulder-based multimedia company into the dominant player in the outdoors media space, assembling a …