Denver Metro Chamber Appoints Raymond H. Gonzales as Executive Vice President of Chamber and President of Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation

DENVER – The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce today announced the appointment of Raymond H. Gonzales as executive vice president of the Chamber and president of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation (EDC). He will begin Dec. 1. Gonzales, who currently serves as county manager of Adams County, brings more than 24 years of senior level … Read Post

We’re All Part of The Elevation Effect

Since I was named president and CEO of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce last month, I have been getting to work ensuring the Chamber and our entire family of organizations will continue to promote and defend free enterprise, convey the power of business as a force of good in the community and renew our … Read Post

The Next Era for the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce

On behalf of the Chamber Board of Directors, the Executive Committee and Executive Committee Co-Chair Trey Rogers, I am pleased to announce that we have appointed recognized business leader J. J. Ament as our new Chamber President and CEO. J. J. brings proven leadership to his new role along with financial acumen, a deep understanding … Read Post

Breaking Down Barriers to Entrepreneurship, Homeownership

The economy is looking better every day. Colorado’s labor force participation is third strongest in the nation at 68.5%. Our Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation’s active prospect list contains more qualified leads for companies considering expansion or relocation to metro Denver than in any of the past six years. And new business filings posted record … Read Post

Governor Announces Incentive to Get Coloradans Back to Work

If there’s anything we’ve learned from the pandemic, it’s that if employers can’t maintain their businesses, employees are in trouble. And if employees can’t get back to work, employers are also in trouble. We need to have the systems and supports in place to make both parts of that equation work. With mask mandates lifted … Read Post