"In the architecture business, I value creativity wherever it comes from," he told the Wall Street Journal.
Known for its mining industry and ski resorts, Telluride isn't particularly close to Denver, Boulder, or even Aspen for that matter. It's pretty remote. Knowing that the geography might scare off some potential applicants he decided to highlight the state's liberal marijuana laws. Here's a copy of the ad we found online:
He got about 300 applications for the position; some from as far away as New Zealand. Though he noted he didn't want employees coming into the office high, he didn't care what they did in their off time.
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