Key Industries

(22 Results)
Interstate 25 connects seamlessly to Peak Innovation Park
Momentum at the Peak Innovation Park

Innovation is taking place across every industry – from aerospace to manufacturing to the life sciences – in cities across the nation. Cities that lean into their strengths are thriving with a firm knowledge that the backbone of economic success is robust connectivity and dedicated space for visionary businesses. A hub for innovation, Colorado Springs […]

December 6, 2022
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Why Colorado Springs is the Right Location for Your Aerospace & Defense Company

Effective collaboration can be a rarity in business, but aerospace companies in Colorado form innovative partnerships in droves. Between 2016-2022, associations of small businesses, government, and academic institutions led to a 30% expansion of the aerospace & defense industry statewide, which is a 12% increase above the national average. In Colorado Springs, the industry has […]

August 25, 2022
Economic Industry Sector and Workforce Cluster Analysis

The Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC invite you to review this RFP for an Economic Industry Sector and Workforce Cluster Analysis, and submit your proposal.  Study Timeline: Every effort will be made to adhere to the following schedule: Distribute RFP                  July 15, 2022 Submission Deadline      […]

August 2, 2022
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Aerospace and Defense Startups Find Community in Colorado Springs

Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and automation innovators are in high demand from the Department of Defense, and the majority of the Pentagon’s multi-billion defense budget typically goes to private companies. In fact, more than 1,600 firms received over $1.5 billion in seed capital to fill military contracts in 2020. Between 2016-2022, Colorado’s aerospace and defense […]

July 25, 2022
Aerial view of Colorado Springs Small Business
Business Spotlight: Minuteman Press

For this blog, the Chamber & EDC was pleased to sit down with Ramon Alvarez, President of Alvarez Enterprises, Inc., and owner of Minuteman Press, a small family business serving Colorado Springs as a full-service design, print, and direct mail provider. Ramon is a successful business owner in Colorado Springs and navigated the pandemic head […]

June 29, 2022
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How Medtech Companies in Colorado Springs are Transforming Healthcare

What do sports, wellness, manufacturing, technology, and the armed forces have in common? They are all supported by the growing healthcare industry in Colorado Springs. Medtech companies like Siemens, Philips, and DePuy Synthes (a Johnson & Johnson company) are modernizing everything from patient intake to COVID-19 treatment. Pyxant Labs was founded in Colorado Springs, offering […]

March 10, 2022
Colorado Springs sports economy
Colorado Springs’ Sports Economy is at Peak Performance

Colorado Springs encompasses 260 miles of hiking trails and 14,349 acres of parks and open spaces. Home to over 60 national and international sports organizations fueling Colorado Springs’ sports economy, the region bolsters a reputation as a haven for top athletes and businesses. The crown jewel is unquestionably the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee — […]

December 1, 2021
Colorado is the Aerospace Epicenter: PteroDynamics Chooses Colorado for New Research and Development Headquarters

186 New Jobs Coming to Colorado Springs The following press release was distributed by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT). The Chamber & EDC team worked with OEDIT to bring PteroDynamics’ new R&D headquarters to Colorado Springs. DENVER — PteroDynamics, an aircraft design and manufacturing company that develops innovative vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) […]

July 29, 2021
Colorado Springs Invests in Cybersecurity Professionals

Colorado Springs provides a thriving environment for the cybersecurity industry to flourish, benefiting job seekers, entrepreneurs, and established companies in the process. The region is home to 150-plus cybersecurity companies and is in a unique position as a diverse hub for IT companies, higher education, and national defense. The demand for talent in the cybersecurity […]

July 14, 2021
Formstack Named to Inc. Magazine’s 2021 Best Workplaces List for the Second Consecutive Year

Formstack, a workplace productivity platform that empowers anyone to digitize what matters, automate workflows, and fix processes—all without code—today announced its placement on Inc. Magazine’s 2021 Best Workplaces list. Formstack was also recognized as the winner in the Prosperous and Thriving category for companies with gross revenue projections of $5 million-$50 million. Now in its sixth […]

May 12, 2021