Denver Metro Chamber celebrates first African-American board chair, 150th anniversary at Annual Meeting

The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and nearly 1,000 business leaders will welcome Denise Burgess as the organization’s first African-American to chair the board of directors at its 133rd annual meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 6. WHAT: The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting. WHO: Outgoing Chamber board of directors Chair Todd Munson, executive vice … Read Post

150 Strong Anniversary Beer Announced

The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce will toast its sesquicentennial with a dry-hopped lager brewed by Molson Coors. Colorado’s beer expert-in-chief, Gov. John Hickenlooper, made the announcement today after he and a panel of beer experts and enthusiasts — Molson Coors Brewing Company President and CEO Mark Hunter, Chamber President and CEO Kelly Brough, current … Read Post

Stephanie Donner Named 2017 9NEWS Leader of the Year

The Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation program alumni cast their votes and selected Stephanie Donner, chief legal and people officer with Galvanize, as the 2017 9NEWS Leader of the Year. Donner is an advocate of empowering women and creating collaborative, innovative and connected communities. Within her first year at Galvanize, Donner started Galvanize Gives, an … Read Post

History in Focus at Boots ‘n Business

In 1906, the Denver Metro Chamber hosted and planned what would become the National Western Stock Show. Now this “Super Bowl” of livestock shows creates $100 million in economic impact in just 16 days. This afternoon, 1,100 business and community leaders celebrated the impact of the Stock Show and the state’s roots in agriculture at … Read Post