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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4 th
Best state to make a living
4 th
In total solar energy installed capacity
6 th
For lowest state sales tax rates
5 th
Ranking on the clean energy leadership index
3 rd
For state technology and science index
2 nd
Best state to start a business
5 th
best state for business
7 th
best place for business & careers -Ft. Collins
5 th
hotspot for startup IT jobs
3 rd
best city for businesses & careers -Ft Collins
8 th
in science and engineering doctorate holders  
1 st
best state for labor supply
6 th
as America's top creative class states
1 st
Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
1 st
Ranking for monthly energy costs in the U.S.
3 rd
Best state to live, based on job creation 
3 rd
Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
6 th
state for volunteers per capita
Rivers’ headwaters begin here
Majestic national forests
9 th
in quality of life
Scenic & historic trains
Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)

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