Celebrating the Impact of Business

The Fort Collins Area Chamber joins in celebrating the impact of business on our community.  We are so honored to have these businesses as key leaders in our community and our organization.

Curt and Nancy Richardson Inducted into Colorado Business Hall of Fame

Entrepreneurs, philanthropists and Otter Products founders Curt and Nancy Richardson were inducted into the Colorado Business Hall of Fame on May 3. The Richardsons co-founded Blue Ocean Enterprises in 2011, investing capital in p...

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We are hosting our Fort Collins Area Chamber Annual Celebration tomorrow night (Wednesday, April 27) at The Ranch in Loveland.  If you haven’t registered yet, please join us!  Registration is live on our website and we would love to have you join us as we recognize the people that have impacted the Chamber and our community over the last year.  As well, it will be a great opportunity to network In Real Life with business and community leaders from across the area!

As we complete final pr...

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Chamber Committed to Addressing Housing Affordability

It has been the rare conversation over the past few years in which the subject of housing has not come up.  Small retailers, large manufacturers and virtually every business in between has been impacted by the cost and availability of housing within our region.  Some may wonder why housing is an issue for the Chamber of Commerce when only a portion of our membership are in the business of building, selling and renting residential real estate.

The answer, of course, is relatively straight fo...

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Get Your Tickets to the 2022 Annual Celebration on April 27

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to continue the 117th Annual Celebration with an in-person event starting at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27 at the Ranch Events Complex in Loveland. Tickets are now available for purchase!

The second part of the Annual Celebration on April 27 will allow for business members to connect and  the Chamber will recognize individuals who had a great impact on our organization and the community, including presentation of the:
- 2021 Colli...

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Collaboration Flying High

Your Fort Collins Area Chamber has been a key advocate for collaborative Regional Transformational projects,  including the Innovation Hub at the Northern Colorado Regional Airport - FNL. It was great to have Congressman Neguse and Governor Polis visit Aims Community College - Aviation Department to learn about this dynamic workforce and economic game changing concept. Building community is about serving as a champion, a catalyst and and convener - something we've been doing on this outstand...

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An Invitation to Cheer on CSU!

I had the tremendous pleasure of cheering for the Colorado State Rams at the Mountain West and the NCAA Tournaments the last two weeks. Anyone who has spent any time with me knows that I’m a die hard sports fan with a special affinity for the Rams. Cheering for the Rams and

Traveling to other locations, spending time with CSU Ram fans from across the country and being able to cheer for a dynamic group of young men and women makes being a Ram fan a very special treat. 

And while I would...

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Green and Gold Weekend Set for April 21-23

Weekend to Include RAM Life Career Fair

Green and Gold Weekend, hosted by Canvas Credit Union and highlighted by the UCHealth Green and Gold Game, has been set for April 21-23.

A complete list of all activities including parking information and registration links, if necessary, can be found HERE.

2022 RAM LIFE Career Fair

The second annual RAM Life Career Fair will be held during the Green and Gold Weekend from 6-8 p.m. on April 21 at Canvas Stadium.

The purpose of the event is to...

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Save the Date: 117th Annual Celebration

Online: Tuesday, February 15, 8:00- 8:30 a.m.
In-Person Event: Wednesday, April 27, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the 117th Annual Celebration, a two-part event that will bring the community together online and in-person to celebrate the success of the Fort Collins Chamber and the business community.

In the spirit of the this year's Building Community theme, the Chamber will:

Part 1: Online

share what was accomplished in 2021

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It’s incredible to think that we are already 18 days into the new year. Your Chamber has a long list of “things we want to get done this year” and continuing to attract, retain and align talent for the region is at the top of that list. We have been a convener and catalyst in this space for the last five years and are dedicated to implementing a variety of strategies to support employers in attracting and retaining the talent they need while ensuring a competitive advantage for area employ...

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Collaboration and preserving our place

Welcome to 2022.  Your Chamber is excited about all the opportunity that lays ahead for business and our community, despite the tremendous sense of loss that we are all experiencing as a result of the Marshall Fire.  I’m giving up my Blog space this week to reprint the tremendous BizWest column by my friend and colleague John Tayer, President and CEO of the Boulder Chamber.  We have offered our support and assistance to John and the other Chamber leaders across the Northwest Chamber Allianc...

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