Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce takes positions on 15 bills

The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce announced positions on 15 bills working their way through the Colorado General Assembly. The Chamber supports: Notice to Students of Postsecondary Courses (HB18-1005) Reclaimed Water Use for Marijuana Cultivation (HB18-1053) Reclaimed Water Use for Toilet Flushing (HB18-1069) Affordable Housing Tax Credit (SB18-007) Reclaimed Water Use on Industrial Hemp (SB18-038) … Read Post

Denver Metro Chamber kicks off the National Western Stock Show at 24th Boots ’n Business luncheon

Over one thousand business leaders will celebrate the National Western Stock Show, the business of agriculture and the region’s western heritage while supporting scholarships for future farmers and ranchers at the 24th annual Boots ’n Business luncheon on Friday, Jan. 5.  WHAT: This sold-out luncheon draws business and civic leaders to kick off the 112th … Read Post

One Stage, Two Parties, All Business

Leaders from the Colorado General Assembly and the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce will share their priorities, predictions and plans for business-focused legislation on Thursday, Jan. 4, the week before the Colorado General Assembly convenes for its 2018 session. WHAT: The fifth annual Business Legislative Preview, hosted by the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and … Read Post

Partnerships for innovation in focus at State of Small Business

What’s behind Colorado’s top-five rankings for new start-ups, entrepreneurship and innovative thinking that fuel our small business community? At State of Small Business on Thursday, Nov. 9, the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and Denver Metro Small Business Development Center will explore how collaborative efforts among industry leaders are helping small businesses access resources to … Read Post

Governor, Experts to Share Advancements in Water at Business H2O

Since the drafting and passage of the Colorado Water Plan, the Denver Metro Chamber has called for collaboration and innovative, bold steps to better use, conserve and store water – and avoid future projected water shortfalls. It will continue that conversation, hearing from experts locally and internationally, about innovations using this precious resource – and … Read Post

Colorado submits proposal for Amazon HQ2

Today, the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation (Metro Denver EDC) submitted Colorado’s proposal for Amazon’s second North American headquarters (HQ2). Colorado provided a single proposal representing multiple communities, sites and regional assets that showcase the state’s competitiveness to support Amazon HQ2. The proposal was submitted in advance of the Thursday, Oct. 19, deadline. “What better … Read Post

Denver Metro Chamber welcomes incoming board of directors

The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce welcomes its incoming board of directors leadership and 14 new members of the board today, the start of their terms on the Chamber’s board. Denise Burgess, president and CEO of Burgess Services, will chair the Chamber’s board of directors and is the first African-American to do so. Linda Childears, … Read Post