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Gov. Hickenlooper visits Durango on the 2014 Colorado Blueprint Tour.

January 11, 2014

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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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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
CO has 4 of the top 10 cities for tech startups  
6 th
in number of fastest growing privately held co's 
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Boulder is ranked 1st best startup city in the US
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Ft. Collins ranks 3rd best city for business
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most economically competitive state
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Most sustainable state
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Among the second-tier bioscience states
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In total solar energy installed capacity
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Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
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as America's top creative class states
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Among the fastest-growing cities for population
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best state for labor supply
Breathtaking scenic & historic byways
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Ranking for monthly energy costs in the U.S.
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in quality of life
Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
national monuments
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highest well-being in the U.S.
Majestic national forests
Scenic & historic trains
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Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move

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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.