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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

4 th
In number of new companies per 1,000 employees
3 rd
Best state for economic climate
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Boulder is ranked 1st best startup city in the US
8 th
In total wind energy installed capacity
5 th
on the 2013 Clean Tech Leadership Index 
2 nd
best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
5 th
Most sustainable state
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Ranking on 2014 “U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index"
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best place for business & careers - Denver
4 th
Best state to make a living
6 th
as America's top creative class states
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in science and engineering doctorate holders  
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Among the fastest-growing cities for population
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Colorado has 42 state parks
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
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Magnificent national parks
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
3 rd
Best state to live, based on job creation 
3 rd
Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
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Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
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strongest housing market
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Spectacular ski areas and resorts
9 th
in quality of life

News & Events

Women's Small Business Conference

The Colorado Small Business Development Center Network (SBDC) will host the 5th Annual Southwest Colorado Women's Small Business Conference on Thursday, July 24 at Fort Lewis College in Durango.