2024 Business Awards Economic Driver of the Year Finalists

Every year, the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce celebrates businesses shaping the future of Denver’s economy. Be part of the excitement at the 2024 Business Awards, sponsored by BOK Financial, on April 25, 2024, and witness the winner announced live! This year’s Economic Driver of the Year finalists are DaVita and Molson Coors. Get to know each of the organizations below.


DaVita is a leading healthcare company based around core-values and driven by its mission – to be the provider, partner, and employer of choice. The name DaVita, derived from the Italian phrase “Giving life,” which encapsulates the company’s commitment. DaVita’s comprehensive care for patients with kidney disease encompasses education, diet and nutrition resources, and specialized treatment options, including pathways to kidney transplants. With over 46 clinics globally servicing more than 2,000 patients weekly, DaVita addresses the needs of this high-volume population. DaVita continuously sees remarkable clinical outcomes and patients report a high sense of satisfaction. In 2023, DaVita facilitated kidney transplants for 8,000 patients.

Molson Coors

For over two centuries, Molson Coors has been crafting beverages that bring people together to celebrate life’s moments. With a diverse portfolio including iconic beer brands like Coors Light, Miller Lite, and Blue Moon, as well as expanding beyond the beer aisle, Molson Coors continues to innovate and evolve. They are committed to raising industry standards and making a positive impact on their employees, consumers, communities, and the environment.