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

Creating Paths to Better Jobs for All Coloradans

Everything we do at the Denver Metro Chamber – from influencing policy to creating connections to building our economy – is about one thing: putting Coloradans to work. That work takes on a different meaning when we consider who is – and more importantly isn’t – able to access jobs with good pay and benefits … Read Post

Vaccinations Bring Us Closer to a Fully Open Economy

On Friday, 2.5 million more Coloradans became eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine as the state rolled out phase 1B.4. Who knew a year ago that we’d be lining up by the millions to get a shot in the arm – let alone two? But we know these vaccinations bring new hope that we may … Read Post

Colorado Celebrates National Small Business Development Center Day

Colorado Celebrates National Small Business Development Center Day DENVER – The Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, a division of the Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT), is celebrating National SBDC Day today, Wednesday, March 17. SBDC Day is a national proclamation of the vital impact that America’s SBDCs have on economic … Read Post