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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For state technology and science index
5 th
on the 2013 Clean Tech Leadership Index 
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For lowest state sales tax rates
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Top state for high-tech business
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highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
4 th
for early-stage venture capital investment
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in number of fastest growing privately held co's 
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In high-Tech Employment Per 1,000 Workers
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best city for businesses & careers (Denver)
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For lowest workers' compensation rates
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Among the fastest-growing cities for population
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For proprietors as percentage of total employment
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For number of new companies per 1,000 employees
Majestic national forests
Rivers’ headwaters begin here
national monuments
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strongest housing market
Colorado has 42 state parks
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state for volunteers per capita
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
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Largest state in the USA by acreage
Magnificent national parks
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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.