Celebrating Colorado’s Leaders

What I love about this business community is that no one sits back and waits for someone else to solve an issue. You are doers and willing to lead on some of our toughest challenges. Since 1990, we’ve partnered with Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain to honor legends in our state who have achieved not only great business success but … Read Post

The Legislative Session Has Started: What You Need to Know

We are on the fourth day of the legislative session (so, 116 to go 😊), and there’s already a lot happening that directly impacts business. Family and Medical Leave Task Force Releases Final Report Last session the top priority for the Chamber was the paid family and medical leave proposal that would have created a … Read Post

Happy Holidays to All of Our Members

Our business community never slows down, and neither did 2019. Before we ring in the next decade in Colorado, we want to appreciate what you, our members, have accomplished. You’ve worked to keep your economy #1 in the nation, you’ve added thousands of jobs and you’ve raised your voices together to make the community stronger. … Read Post

Economy, Entrepreneurship in Focus at State of Small Business

The culture of entrepreneurialism is strong in Colorado, economist Patty Silverstein told more than 300 business leaders at State of Small Business on Monday. People who run their own business make up over 26% of all workers in our state, compared to just over 23% nationally. That’s more than 1 million people. “That is just amazing,” said … Read Post

Changes to Overtime Threshold Proposed

We need your feedback on a critical policy issue impacting Colorado employers and employees. Last month, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment announced a proposed update to the Minimum Wage Order. This order outlines important information for Colorado employers and employees, including who is covered by minimum wage, the threshold for paying overtime and … Read Post

We’re Thankful for You!

It’s no secret that Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. It’s a day to get together with people we love and reflect on what we are grateful for. Just like us, the Chamber has much to be thankful for, too—including all of you who make this community the best place to live and do business. We want … Read Post