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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6 th
best place for business & careers - Denver
3 rd
best city for businesses & careers -Ft Collins
4 th
Ranking on 2014 “U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index"
4 th
In number of new companies per 1,000 employees
1 st
Boulder is ranked 1st best startup city in the US
6 th
in number of fastest growing privately held co's 
2 nd
Best state to start a business
2 nd
Among the second-tier bioscience states
6 th
In economic outlook
4 th
In total solar energy installed capacity
6 th
as America's top creative class states
1 st
best state for labor supply
8 th
in science and engineering doctorate holders  
Rivers’ headwaters begin here
national monuments
9 th
in quality of life
Scenic & historic trains
8 th
Largest state in the USA by acreage
6 th
state for volunteers per capita
3 rd
Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
Colorado has 42 state parks
Majestic national forests
Spectacular ski areas and resorts

News & Events

Colorado Bike Share Day - free bikes on Aug. 1

To celebrate the 2014 Colorado Day, which is Fri., Aug 1, the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT), in collaboration with Bicycle Colorado, AAA Colorado and Peopl