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

www.advancecolorado.com

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.

www.coloradounited.com

Get the Facts

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highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
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Boulder is ranked 1st best startup city in the US
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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Best state to do business
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most economically competitive state
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for early-stage venture capital investment
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Ranking on the clean energy leadership index
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in Growth Prospects
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Ft. Collins ranks 3rd best city for business
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In number of new companies per 1,000 employees
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For number of new companies per 1,000 employees
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in science and engineering doctorate holders  
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For population 25+ with bachelor degree or higher
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Majestic national forests
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Rivers’ headwaters begin here
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Colorado has 42 state parks
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Magnificent national parks
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Awe-inspiring mountain ranges
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Ranking for monthly energy costs in the US
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Scenic & historic trains
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
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Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
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Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US

News & Events

Information meetings scheduled for RTA program

The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) will be hosting two Regional Tourism Act (RTA) applicant meetings to discuss the RTA program and the application process.