Leading with Eves

David Eves has always had pride for the work he’s done. In a career with Xcel Energy that spans more than 35 years, there’s plenty to be proud of – from leading resource planning when the eight-state utility began adding renewables to its portfolio, to building relationships with companies and helping them understand how to … Read Post

Meet Our New Board Chair & Board Members

Strong leadership has been a key to our success – and this Chamber has been on a 152-year roll with incredible leadership with our Board of Directors and Chairs who are asked to lead our work. And, as we prepare to welcome David Eves – the Executive Vice President and Group President-Utilities for Xcel Energy – … Read Post

Investing in the Heart of a Water Utility

Major Projects Underway Benefit 1.4 Million People in the Denver Metro Area Two big things are happening in suburban metro Denver that will have major impacts on the future of water quality for Denver Water customers. Denver Water recently launched a $12 million upgrade to its Foothills Treatment Plant near Roxborough, and construction is underway on … Read Post

Sustaina(mo)bility in Denver

Denver is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation, making the need for sustainable and affordable transportation options immediate. Fortunately, Colorado-based nonprofit eGo CarShare has 20 years of experience helping to address this need. The organization’s mission is simple: empowering people to live a car-free (or car “lite”) lifestyle with a positive impact … Read Post

Metro Denver’s Mobility Starts with an App

Leadership Denver project team focuses on mobility Colorado had 638 traffic fatalities in 2017, and those fatalities have been on the rise since 2010. Reducing the number of traffic fatalities is the focus of Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock’s Denver Vision Zero Action Plan and mobility was one of the five key issues the mayor tasked … Read Post

Building Bridges for Entrepreneurs

Denver Metro SBDC Connects Small Business to CDOT Scott Ashermann doesn’t believe in burning bridges – he believes in building bridges better. His company, BDI performs nondestructive evaluation services on critical infrastructure globally. What does that mean? Aschermann’s company works to check the health of all types of civil structures. BDI also manufactures monitoring equipment … Read Post

Driving Colorado Forward

Let’s Go, Colorado! Coloradans are trying to pump the brakes on the challenges of our transportation system – crumbling roads and bridges that are leading to more time in traffic, more damage to our vehicles and more risk to the safety of those on the road. In November, voters will consider two ballot items on … Read Post