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

Together we can make a stronger Colorado!

Colorado United Day of Service, Sept. 13

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2 nd
best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
3 rd
In high-Tech Employment Per 1,000 Workers
5 th
best city for businesses & careers (Denver)
1 st
Boulder is ranked 1st best startup city in the US
1 st
Fastest growing economy
5 th
best state for business
4 th
For lowest workers' compensation rates
2 nd
Best state to start a business
5 th
hotspot for startup IT jobs
6 th
In economic outlook
8 th
in science and engineering doctorate holders  
4 th
Denver's ranking on "Best cities for job seekers"
2 nd
For population 25+ with bachelor degree or higher
Magnificent national parks
1 st
Ranking for monthly energy costs in the US
3 rd
Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
Majestic national forests
Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
Scenic & historic trains
9 th
in quality of life
Awe-inspiring mountain ranges
8 th
Largest state in the USA by acreage
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Gov. Hickenlooper appoints new Poet Laureate

Governor John Hickenlooper today announced the appointment of Joseph Hutchison as Colorado’s new Poet Laureate. Hutchison is a Colorado native who lives in Indian Hills.