Ann Hutchison to serve on Innosphere’s Ventures Regional Board

The Fort Collins Area  Chamber is thrilled to announce that President and CEO, Ann Hutchison, has been appointed as a new board member for Innosphere Ventures Regional Board! It is an honor to be selected to serve on the board of such a prestigious organization committed to supporting innovation and growth in our community.

As a board member, Ann is excited to work alongside some of our region's most talented and dedicated professionals to drive positive change and make a real impact. She lo...

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A Pint of Professional Development: Inaugural Cohort

Last week the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce launched our inaugural cohort of A Pint of Professional Development. 35 emerging professionals were selected to participate in this content-driven professional development course.

The class consists of enthusiastic, eager professionals investing in themselves by expanding their understanding of 4 topic areas. With content presented by Dr. Erica Michalski of Strategically Authentic, our participants are learning about the following topics...

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Hutchison to Serve on Chamber Executives Association Board

Ann Hutchison, CAE the President/CEO of the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.).

W.A.C.E. is an association of chamber of commerce executives and staff professionals with approximately 828 members in 21 Western states and Canada. The association is designed to promote and enhance the professional development of chamber of commerce executives and is the largest state or regional ch...

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A Pint of Professional Development Applications Due 2/13 @ 5:00 pm

Don't miss your chance to apply for the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce's newest professional development program!

Applications are due by Monday, February 13th at 5:00 pm to be considered for the program. Please email all applications and questions to Taylor Hayden, [email protected]

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Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce Announces 2023 Board of Directors

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its 2023 Board of Directors.  The Board of Directors is the governing body of the Chamber. Their purpose is to see that Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce best represents the Chamber members' and Northern Colorado Prospers 2.0 investors' interest in the organization.  The Board includes leaders from industry and community. Ryan Schaefer, NAI Affinity, has been named Chairman of the 2023 Board of Directors, with Miles Kailburn,...

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Washington, DC, [1/10/2023] -- ASAE has announced that Ann Hutchison, President & CEO of The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce, has recently renewed the Certified Association Executive (CAE®) designation. Ann received her first credential in 2011 and has maintained it for thirteen years. The CAE is the highest professional credential in the association industry.

To be designated as a Certified Association Executive, an applicant must have experience with nonprofit organization manage...

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2023 Leadership Northern Colorado Class Members Announced

Thirty-one current and emerging leaders were recently selected to participate in the 2023 Leadership Northern Colorado program.  The group is a diverse mix of professions with representative from education, large and small business, not for profit and government.

Leadership Northern Colorado, a joint initiative of the Fort Collins, Greeley and Loveland Chambers of Commerce, the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado and the Greeley Community Foundation, is designed to build human capacity...

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2022 Regional Issues Summit

Because…it matters.  NCLA Regional Issues Summit.

Northern Colorado is the epicenter for vibrant economic growth. However, all things considered, current public policy decisions and regulatory action could have significant economic implications.

Policy decisions matter. A vibrant economy matters.  You matter.

Engage and join the conversation about the policy decisions affecting you, your business, our region, and our state. The Regional Issues Summit w...

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Northern Colorado K20 Pathways to Employment Report Unveiled

In a true regional collaboration, the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce, the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, and The Weld Trust, in partnership with Colorado Succeeds, proudly announce the public release of the Northern Colorado K20 Pathways to Employment report.

Drafted in response to current and anticipated workforce development challenges, the report outlines what programs and resources exist for learners in Northern Colorado and identifies potential opportunities to support...

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Fort Collins Chamber Surpasses 2022 Campaign Goal

More than $465,000 raised and 120 members joined annual volunteer-led campaign

For the 12th year in a row, the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce another successful Moving Fort Collins Forward! Campaign. With help from 40 volunteers on nine teams, Chamber staff liaisons and the support of the business community, the Chamber surpassed its original goal and raised more than $465,000 and 120 members in just 10 weeks.

Started in 2011, this annual fundraising and members...

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