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Best place for businesses & careers - Denver
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Best state for business & careers
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4th in the US for job growth
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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Ranking on the clean tech leadership index
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highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
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Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
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Top state for high-tech share of all businesses
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Colorado has 42 state parks
Spectacular ski areas and resorts
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Magnificent national parks
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Ranking for monthly energy costs in the US
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Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US
Colorado is home to 6 National Monuments
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Gov's Excellence in Exporting Award winners

In honor of World Trade Day, OEDIT today announced that Dean Swift Seed Company and Diversified Machine Systems are the winners of the 45th annual Governor’s Excel