Defy Ventures launches training program for imprisoned entrepreneurs

Defy Ventures launches training program for imprisoned entrepreneurs

ORDWAY -- Defy Ventures , an entrepreneurship, employment and character development training program for currently and formerly incarcerated men, women and youth, unveiled its first program in... Read More

Friday February 9, 2018 0 comments Tags: Ordway, Defy Ventures, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Catherine Hoke, Bob Omer

Athletic GPS tracking device company Strava to bring tech jobs to Denver

Athletic GPS tracking device company Strava to bring tech jobs to Denver

DENVER -- Strava , a GPS tracking app for athletes, announced it will open a new office in Denver that will bring about 100 new tech jobs to the state. The company develops and... Read More

Wednesday January 24, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, Strava, Gov. John Hickenlooper, James Quarles, Eric Hiraga

Climate Leadership Conference set for Feb. 28-March 2 in Denver

Climate Leadership Conference set for Feb. 28-March 2 in Denver

DENVER -- The 2018 Climate Leadership Conference will be held at the Four Seasons Denver Hotel Feb. 28-March 2. This years keynote speakers include Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper; Bill... Read More

Friday January 12, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, 2018 Climate Leadership Conference, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Bill Ritter, Kim Jordan, Katharine Hayhoe

Energy Symposium draws governors to discuss collaboration in meeting energy challenges

Energy Symposium draws governors to discuss collaboration in meeting energy challenges

FORT COLLINS -- Politics and partisanship should not be roadblocks when it comes to creating solutions to the challenges surrounding the ongoing transition to an energy future that is sustainable... Read More

By: steveporter Wednesday November 1, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, 21st Century Energy Transition Symposium, CSU, Bill Ritter, CSU Center for the New Energy Economy, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Gov. Matt Mead, Gov. Steve Bullock

21st Century Energy Transition Symposium kicks off today at Colorado State

21st Century Energy Transition Symposium kicks off today at Colorado State

FORT COLLINS -- The 21 st Century Energy Transition Symposium begins today and continues through Tuesday at Colorado State University. The 7 th annual event will feature presentations,... Read More

Monday October 30, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, 21st Century Energy Transition Symposium, CSU, Bill Ritter, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Amory Lovins, Energy Institute

Western Power Summit: Coal has reprieve under Trump to regain public favor, market share

Western Power Summit: Coal has reprieve under Trump to regain public favor, market share

BROOMFIELD -- Coal has long been a mainstay of the regions economy, but growing public opinion favoring a shift to solar and wind power due to coal's perceived impact on climate change has the... Read More

By: steveporter Tuesday October 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Western Power Summit, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Colin Marshall, Stan Dempsey, Jason Begger, Paris climate accord

Three state governors headline 21st Century Energy Transition Symposium 2017

Three state governors headline 21st Century Energy Transition Symposium 2017

FORT COLLINS -- The governors of Colorado, Montana and Wyoming, along with more than 50 experts in academia, government and industry, will take the stage at the 21st Century... Read More

Thursday October 12, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, 21st Century Energy Transition Symposium, Bill Ritter, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Maury Dobbie, Gov. Matt Mead, Gov. Steve Bullock, Amory Lovins, Bobi Garrett, Amy Halloran, Laura Nelson, Cathy Woollums, Bryan Willson, Chuck Henry, Tom Bradley

OEDIT, Colorado Venture Capital Authority allocate $9M for rural startups

OEDIT, Colorado Venture Capital Authority allocate $9M for rural startups

DENVER -- Colorado's Office of Economic Growth and International Trade (OEDIT), in partnership with the Colorado Venture Capital Authority (CVCA), is allocating $9 million (plus up to an... Read More

Wednesday September 13, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Colorado OEDIT, Colorado Venture Capital Authority, Gov. John Hickenlooper