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Fort Collins Chamber Announces Third Annual Talent Summit

Business Community Encourage to Attend to Gain Insights on New Hiring Landscape

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce and regional Talent 2.0 partners will host the third annual Talent Summit, 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on September 30 online.

Despite COVID-19, finding and keeping key talent will continue to be a challenge for employers throughout the Northern Colorado region. The business community is encouraged to attend, show support of the work being done, gain new insights and access...

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President & CEO David May Announces Retirement from Fort Collins Area Chamber

FORT COLLINS, COLO. – September 10, 2020- David May, President & CEO of the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce, has announced his retirement at the end of 2020. May’s retirement will conclude a 40-year career of working for chambers of commerce at the local and national levels.

May was hired by the Fort Collins Area Chamber in April 2003 after the Board of Directors conducted a nationwide search.

“The 17 ½ years in Northern Colorado have been th...

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Leadership Fort Collins Registration for 2020-2021 Program Released Program Goes Online and Targets LFC Grads 

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting registration for the 2020-2021 Leadership Fort Collins (LFC) program which has been rebranded as:  Change Leadership Inspired by LFC .

Leadership Fort Collins, a program of the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce, was established in 1981 to inform participants about the history, government, economy, social issues, needs and opportunity in our community.

The program is designed to broaden participant knowledge of the communi...

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RETAIL SECTOR PARTNERSHIP – “Retail” Includes retail / restaurant / hospitality businesses –

Contact Us to Learn More About the State of Colorado Retail Sector Partnership In Northern Colorado

We're exploring if there is business - owner interest in creating a Northern Colorado retail sector partnership. This proposed sector partnership would have benefits to businesses, but does require a time commitment by the business owner.

A sector partnership is an alliance of companies from the same industry, intended to bring alignment, collaboration, and resources to solve the industry's ...

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Chamber Leader Ann Hutchison Selected for ACCE Economic Recovery Fellowship

ACCE is pleased to announce that 42 chamber of commerce professionals, representing urban and rural communities from 24 states, have been selected by ACCE to participate in its Fellowship for Economic Recovery.

Throughout this year-long, immersive executive development program, fellows will address different aspects of economic recovery— from education and talent to economic development and entrepreneurship. The curriculum will focus on strategies for building more equitable economic ou...

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Recording and Resources Available from Call to Action to Keep NoCo Open

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce and Loveland Chamber of Commerce hosted a Call to Action to Keep NoCo Open for the entire business community on July 22.

Larimer County is at risk of losing its variance to COVID-19 health orders if we are unable to slow the spread of COVID-19.  Business simply can not afford to see a roll-back or closure. Attendees on the call learned about the variance already in place, the mitigation plan being submitted to deal with the spread and insight into ac...

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Area Chambers Launch Call to Action on July 22 at 12:30 p.m.

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce and Loveland Chamber of Commerce present a Call to Action to Keep NoCo Open.  The entire business community is invited to join the call to action on Wednesday, July 22 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. by dialing 970-236-7768.

Larimer County is at risk of losing its variance to COVID-19 health orders if we are unable to slow the spread of COVID-19.  Business simply can not afford to see a roll-back or closure.  Join this call to learn about the variance...

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Keep NOCO Open

The Fort Collins business community is filled with an amazing cross-section of small, medium and large businesses providing products and services that all citizens need and desire. And citizens, alongside business, have a major stake in the ongoing success of our business community. We are inviting every business and citizen to help Keep NOCO Open.

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Unless a sudden spike in local pandemic case numbers can be stem...

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Northern Colorado Construction and Trades Partnership Hosts Conversation: Career Opportunities

The Northern Colorado Construction and Trades Sector Partnership hosted a conversation on Tuesday, July 14.  The conversation focused on Careers in the Construction Industry and was an opportunity for individuals to learn about careers in the construction and trades industry including skill requirements, career pathways, compensation and more.

Presenters included:  Jeremy Hakes, Safety Manager with Adolfson & Peterson Construction; Jeremy Kucera, President of Duro Electric; John Herrera...

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Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce Hosts Golf Classic on August 3, 2020

Join the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce as they host their annual Golf Classic on August 3 at the Fort Collins Country Club, 1920 Country Club Road, in Fort Collins. The event will feature individual tee times from 9am to 3pm.

“The annual Golf Classic is a long-standing event at the Chamber and we are proud of this opportunity to connect our members with each other in such a beautiful setting,” said Fort Collins Chamber Executive Vice President Ann Hutchison. “We are especially e...

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