Tech Plants Seed to Grow in Ag Industry

The agriculture industry  may be the last great digital frontier. It is the least digitized industry in the U.S. at a time when even the metrics for measuring tech adoption will be out of date the next day, according to a McKinsey Global Institute report. But, on the other side of the coin, those working … Read Post

Keeping Our Members Connected

Did you know that more than 40,000 come people through the Chamber doors every year? What we love is that these are people from all three sectors (public, private and nonprofit) from around the region, country and even the world. That means there are a lot of opportunities for all of us to learn from … Read Post

Capturing Your Market: The Hispanic Population

When you think of your target audience for your business, does the Hispanic population play a role? If it doesn’t, you’re missing a big – and growing – opportunity, business and sales leaders say. Consider the numbers: In the last year, 51 percent of the U.S.’s 2.2 million-person population growth was among Hispanics. Here in … Read Post

Drinking to Success: Beverage Production in CO

Craft culture has created a revolution in the beverage industry – and that has led to its resurgence as a major job creator in our region. Adding nearly 1,600 jobs over five years, beverage production was among the region’s five-fastest growing industries in 2015, with a 5.2 percent employment expansion. Colorado ranks second in the U.S. for employment concentration, according to the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation (Metro Denver … Read Post

How to Boost Local Economies with High-Performance Networks

As we’re engulfed in the information age, more and more businesses must use technology in their daily operations. Whether they use mobile devices, access internet-based services in the cloud or hold live video conversations, technology is becoming more widely used every day. New technologies are helping businesses move faster, provide better customer service, attract employees … 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

Kwong Boosts Biz with Help of Tweets, Teens

Our Winter Chamber Champion Helene Kwong, Hashtagitude CEO and founder, helps businesses grow their digital presence while giving back to a Chamber affiliate – Denver Opportunity Youth Initiative – by helping youth in the program grow their résumés. Kwong understands the importance of providing real-world learning opportunities to youth who are working to get the … Read Post