CO has one of the nation’s most educated, technically savvy workforces


5th Annual Procurement Expo supports Colorado businesses.

January 22, 2014

Promoting growth and sustainability in Colorado's advanced industries.

Advanced Industries (AI) Accelerator Programs

Gov. Hickenlooper visits Durango on the 2014 Colorado Blueprint Tour.

January 11, 2014

Official site for disaster relief information.


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3 rd
State in Small Business Innovative Research grants
3 rd
Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
4 th
In total solar energy installed capacity
2 nd
Best state to start a business
2 nd
Among the second-tier bioscience states
3 rd
Ft. Collins ranks 3rd best city for business
6 th
In economic outlook
3 rd
Best state for economic climate
5 th
best state for business
6 th
best place for business & careers - Denver
2 nd
For population 25+ with bachelor degree or higher
1 st
best state for labor supply
4 th
For proprietors as percentage of total employment
Colorado has 42 state parks
3 rd
Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
Rivers’ headwaters begin here
Majestic national forests
1 st
Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
Magnificent national parks
6 th
state for volunteers per capita
3 rd
Best state to live, based on job creation 
Awe-inspiring mountain ranges
8 th
Largest state in the USA by acreage

News & Events

Colorado Bike Share Day - free bikes on Aug. 1

To celebrate the 2014 Colorado Day, which is Fri., Aug 1, the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT), in collaboration with Bicycle Colorado, AAA Colorado and Peopl