Innovative Water Solutions on Display at Business H2O

Colorado can be on the leading edge of water innovation, but it’s going to take collaboration, entrepreneurship and investment. That was the call from the governor and leaders in water at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Business H2O this afternoon. “We can’t do this alone, but we can help convene and help facilitate,” Gov. … Read Post

Going Intercontinental: Lessons From Munich 

Every year, the Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation rallies more than 130 business, nonprofit and government leaders to travel to another city to see what we can learn from the community there. We call it Leadership Exchange – or as you may have seen on social media, LEX. This year, for the first time ever, … Read Post

Board Chairs’ Lessons in Leadership

Over 150 years of doing business in Colorado, the Denver Metro Chamber has had exceptional leaders paving the way for the business community and our members to make a difference in the community. Our board chair Denise Burgess, president and CEO of Burgess Services, and our past board chair Todd Munson, executive vice president and … Read Post

An Opportunity for All Coloradans

Immigration is a topic that’s been top of mind for our businesses for years – and for good reason. As we rallied out of the recession and today have historically low rates of unemployment, we need all hands on deck. That’s why we were shocked to see last week that the federal administration would turn … Read Post

Chamber Celebrates Past and Future at 2017 Annual Meeting

The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce celebrated 150 years of doing business in Colorado at its 133rd   Annual Meeting this afternoon. The Chamber was started in 1867 to bring a rail spur from the Transcontinental Railroad to Denver from Cheyenne, an accomplishment that transformed the future of our region. Today, Chamber President and CEO Kelly … Read Post

Giving Back to the Community 

Collaboration is foundational to everything we do. We truly respect the work of all three sectors – public, private and nonprofit – because we all play a critical role in our economic success. Colorado has more than 21,000 public charities, which means there is a place for every one of us to get involved in … Read Post

Get to Know Our Incoming Board Chair

Next month our Chair Todd Munson will hand off the Chamber gavel to Denise Burgess at our Annual Meeting. This smooth transition of leadership is special every single year, but this year is historic: for the first time, an African American will chair the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce. Denise has been a force in … Read Post