The 2014 Colorado Creative Industries Summit celebrates 3rd year.

Salida, Colorado, May 1-2

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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Best state to start a business
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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Ft. Collins ranks 3rd best city for business
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For lowest workers' compensation rates
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Top state for “talent pipeline”
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In economic outlook
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For state technology and science index
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In total wind energy installed capacity
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best city for businesses & careers -Ft Collins
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in science and engineering doctorate holders  
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For proprietors as percentage of total employment
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Among the fastest-growing cities for population
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Best state to live, based on job creation 
Scenic & historic trains
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Largest state in the USA by acreage
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in quality of life
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
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highest well-being in the U.S.
Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
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Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
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strongest housing market
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best state on Gallup's well-being index

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SBA announces Colorado awards

The Small Business Administration (SBA) Region VIII announced today that the Colorado Springs Business Development Center (SBDC) was awarded the 2014 Region VIII SBDC Excellence and Innovation Awar