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Advanced Industries (AI) Accelerator Programs

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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In high-Tech Employment Per 1,000 Workers
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Ft. Collins ranks 3rd best city for business
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most economically competitive state
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Best state for economic climate
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Among the second-tier bioscience states
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Ranking on the clean energy leadership index
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In number of new companies per 1,000 employees
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Top state for entrepreneurial activity
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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In economic outlook
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in science and engineering doctorate holders  
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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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highest well-being in the U.S.
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Rivers’ headwaters begin here
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Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US
Magnificent national parks
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Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
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Best state to live, based on job creation 
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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.