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most economically competitive state
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for small business job gains
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Top state for high-tech share of all businesses
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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FiveStars opens in CO, will hire hundreds

FiveStars, the fastest growing company in customer loyalty and marketing automation for small and medium businesses, today announced it has secured 10,000 square-feet of office space in Denver with