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

Connecting You to the World

We are connected! And, not just through our smartphones. Denver International Airport can get you where you want to go “in-person” in the world! Every time DEN pins down a new stop, it’s adding real money to our economy by bringing the world closer to us. Our airport team has been busy, announcing new and … Read Post

CO’s Outdoor Industry: It’s Big Biz

One of the reasons we all love Colorado is because we like to spend as much time as possible in the great outdoors — and we all know that Colorado has some of the best outdoor experiences in the world. You can find us riding our bikes, sitting on a patio, snowshoeing and skiing, walking … Read Post

Impact Denver Project Teams: Stepping Up to the Challenge

Leadership isn’t just a state of being; it’s an activity – that’s the mantra of the Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation. And, that’s why its participants get out into the community to put their leadership skills to the test. The spring 2017 Impact Denver class partnered with 10 nonprofits: Bluff Lake Nature Center, Denver Metro … Read Post