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

Together we can make a stronger Colorado!

Colorado United Day of Service, Sept. 13

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


5th Annual Procurement Expo supports Colorado businesses.

January 22, 2014

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CO has 4 of the top 10 cities for tech startups  
5 th
best state for business
3 rd
most economically competitive state
3 rd
Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
5 th
Most sustainable state
4 th
For lowest workers' compensation rates
5 th
Best state to do business
3 rd
Best state for economic climate
2 nd
Among the second-tier bioscience states
4 th
Best state to make a living
6 th
as America's top creative class states
4 th
For number of new companies per 1,000 employees
1 st
best state for labor supply
1 st
Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US
3 rd
Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
Breathtaking scenic & historic byways
7 th
best state on Gallup's well-being index
Scenic & historic trains
1 st
Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
Awe-inspiring mountain ranges
9 th
in quality of life
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Boulder's ranking for strongest housing market
Majestic national forests

News & Events

Gov. Hickenlooper appoints new Poet Laureate

Governor John Hickenlooper today announced the appointment of Joseph Hutchison as Colorado’s new Poet Laureate. Hutchison is a Colorado native who lives in Indian Hills.