There are many business resources that are needed when you are running a Colorado company. Not only government departments but councils, associations and business groups. This list is intended to be a comprehensive list of these types of entities. If you feel that we have missed one, please contact us and let us know!
Colorado Government Sites
Economic Development Councils
Economic Development Council of Colorado (EDCC) – a state-wide, nonprofit organization dedicated to successful, responsible economic development.
Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) – works with statewide partners to create a positive business climate that encourages dynamic economic development and sustainable job growth.
Aurora Economic Development Council – A partnership between business and government since 1976, the Aurora Economic Development Council enhances the economic strength of the city through innovative employer recruiting, expansion, and retention initiatives.
Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation (Metro Denver EDC) – An affiliate of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation (Metro Denver EDC) is the nation’s first regional economic development entity, bringing together over 70 cities, counties, and economic development agencies in the nine-county Metro Denver and Northern Colorado area.
The Boulder Economic Council – an affiliate of the Boulder Chamber, is a group of prominent business and community leaders committed to Boulder and its economic well-being. The economic council supports the healthy business sector necessary to sustain the cultural amenities, education, transit, open space, and other facets of Boulder’s legendary quality of life.
Northern Colorado Economic Develop Corp. – a private-public corporation that works to create a competitive environment to attract and retain businesses and jobs in Larimer County.
Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation – strengthen the economic vitality of Jefferson County through the creation, retention and expansion of primary jobs
Upstate Colorado Economic Development – a public/private non-profit economic development corporation that provides services to all of Weld County.
Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance – organization that resulted from the merger of the Greater Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce and the Colorado Springs Regional Economic Development Corporation.
Logan County Economic Development Corporation (LCEDC) – a not-for-profit corporation whose activities involving the promotion of Logan County are strongly endorsed by both public and private entities.
Downtown Denver Partnership, Inc. – The Downtown Denver Partnership creatively plans, manages and develops Downtown Denver as the unique, diverse, vibrant and economically healthy urban core.
Chambers of Commerce
Colorado Companies To Watch – presented by UMB Bank, energizes the state of Colorado by recognizing second-stage companies that are developing valuable products and services, creating quality jobs, enriching communities, and creating new industries throughout the state.