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Colorado Springs Startup Week September 9 – 13, 2019

A week-long celebration of innovation, entrepreneurialism, and the creative spaces in Colorado Springs. Another successful startup week in the books, the 5th annual Colorado Springs Startup Week was September 9-13th with more than 50 events and 85 guest speakers. A week-long celebration of innovation, entrepreneurialism, and the creative spaces in Colorado Springs. During the event’s packed five-day agenda, […]

September 24, 2019
Site Selectors from around the country gather in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Region for a FAM Tour August 7 – 9

The Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC hosted the Pikes Peak Regional FAM Tour, August 7-9, 2019, with national site selection consultants from across the country to showcase the region’s economic and business opportunities, workforce and education initiatives, key industries, and unique quality of life. Over the course of the three day visit, site selectors had […]

August 12, 2019
COS Job Day: Inaugural Combined College Career Fair

Colorado Springs, Colo. – March 5, 2019 – For the first time in Colorado Springs history, local companies had the opportunity to recruit students and alumni from all four colleges in the region under one roof. Last Friday, more than 50 local employers and nearly 300 students came together at the City Auditorium to matchmake […]

March 5, 2019
Jacob Pruitt elected Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC board chair

The Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC (Chamber & EDC) welcomes incoming board leadership and new members of the board. Jacob Pruitt, vice president and general manager for T. Rowe Price’s Colorado Springs site, has been elected the 2019 chair of the Chamber & EDC’s Board of Directors. He is the first African-American to hold this […]

January 9, 2019
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Colorado Springs a top-20 “Tech Town” for IT pros

With strong growth over the last 10 years, it’s no surprise Colorado Springs was announced as one of the top-20 U.S. cities for tech workers. CompTIA’s 2018 Tech Town Index analyzes metropolitan areas where demand for tech workers is the greatest and ranks them based on cost of living, number of open IT positions and projected […]

October 24, 2018
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Colorado Springs Ranked Fourth Most Business-Friendly U.S. City

Building on a year of national kudos, Colorado Springs was recently ranked the nation’s fourth most business friendly city according to Thumbtack’s 2018 Small Business Friendliness Survey. The survey ranked 57 cities and 7,500 small business owners based on eight factors, including licensing requirements, tax regulations, and labor and hiring regulations. Small business owners gave […]

August 23, 2018
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Be there: Startups to show off AI, blockchain & cyber engineering at XI Demo Day

Forbes Magazine recently coined this the Golden Age of Entrepreneurship. And considering the advancements in technology, access to capital and the ever-lower barriers to entry, it’s never been a better time to start a business. So, it’s no surprise that right here in our own backyard, a lot of effort is going into helping foster […]

August 13, 2018
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Small Biz Invited to Learn, Offer Input at SBA Roundtable

The SBA Office of Advocacy is making its way to Colorado Springs and invites small business owners and professionals to a roundtable to discuss regulatory reform. Recently, two executive orders were signed addressing the regulatory burden faced by the private sector. The upcoming Regional Regulatory Reform Roundtable is an opportunity to meet in-person with Office […]

August 2, 2018
Two new stadiums planned for Colorado Springs

The City of Colorado Springs today announced plans to move forward with the fourth City for Champions project – the Colorado Sports and Event Center. Comprised of two separate facilities, these will be state of the art, multi-purpose venues designed to host professional, Olympic and amateur sporting events as well as entertainment and cultural events. […]

July 25, 2018
Austria’s F/LIST chooses Colorado Springs for its U.S. headquarters and manufacturing operations

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. – F/LIST, a global manufacturer of high-end aircraft interiors, and the Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC announced today that the Austrian-based company will establish its U.S. headquarters and manufacturing operations in Colorado Springs. “We chose Colorado Springs as the location for the headquarters of our U.S. subsidiary due to our proximity to […]

July 19, 2018