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Yvonne Myers Joins Fort Collins Chamber Team

Community Advocate and Leader Hired as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the hiring of Yvonne Myers as its Vice President of Strategic Initiatives. Myers will start her new position at the Chamber in mid-January 2022.

“Yvonne’s dedication and commitment to Fort Collins and this region is clearly visible in her work throughout this community, including her time, experience and volunteerism with the Chamber. It made her...

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Chamber Awarded No. 1 Best Networking Group in 2021 Reader’s Choice Best Of NOCO

The 2021 Reader's Choice Best Of NOCO winners are in!

The Fort Collins Chamber has been awarded No. 1 Best Networking Group. We are proud to offer our members and business community many events and program opportunities to connect and collaborate!

Find Out More: https://fortcollinschamber.com/membership/

Thanks to our nominators, voters and NOCO Style for the recognition and support!!

Congratulations to all businesses and organizations on this list. We are proud to live...

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2022 Leadership Northern Colorado Class Members Announced

Thirty-two current and emerging leaders were recently selected to participate in the 2022 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 a...

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Chamber Welcomes Carol Zick to Team

The Chamber is excited to announce another new face. Carol Zick joined our team as the afternoon Welcome Coordinator. She is sharing this role and although here for a limited time each week, she is hopeful to connect with you.

Carol was born in Fort Collins and lived here until 1968.  After graduating from UNC in 1980, she moved back to this community and has lived here since. She married her high school sweetheart, Brian, and is celebrating 40 years of marriage. Together they raised two ch...

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Northern Colorado Leaders Applaud Signing of $1T Federal Infrastructure Bill

Respond by Urging Additional Federal Funding Be Directed to Federal Interstate System.

The signing of the $1 Trillion Infrastructure Package today marks an historic win for much needed investment in the nation’s infrastructure. Colorado stands to receive approximately $3.7B in federal-aid funding for Colorado’s roads over 5 years and includes current levels of funding. Approximately $950M of the $3.7M are new dollars to the state.

Leaders from business and elected officials from the ...

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NCLA Comments to CDOT Hearing on Proposed Greenhouse Pollution Reduction Standards

“It is imperative that Coloradoans are clear on the overall costs of the rule and how the policies encompassed in the are structured to reduce their quality of life.”

During a Colorado Department of Transportation virtual hearing (November 10, 2021) on a proposal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) related to transportation projects, the Northern Colorado Legislative Alliance — representing Fort Collins, Greeley, and Loveland Chambers of Commerce and Upstate Colorado EDC– offered...

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Leadership Northern Colorado Prepares for Graduation

The eleventh Leadership Northern Colorado (LNC) class will soon complete their pandemic expanded program and LNC alumni and the public are invited to celebrate the class accomplishments and to learn more about leadership at a breakfast event featuring Josh Packard, executive director of Springtide Research Institute and former sociology professor at the University of Northern Colorado. A talented speaker and writer, Packard will share insight on organizational change and strategy.

Packard has...

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE INVESTS $986,157 IN CARES ACT RECOVERY ASSISTANCE TO SUPPORT REGIONAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS IN NORTHERN COLORADO

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $986,157 CARES Act Recovery Assistance grant to Larimer County, Colorado, to update and expand workforce development strategies and sector partnerships in the region. This EDA grant, to be matched with $246,539 in local investment, is expected to create 495 jobs.

“The Biden Administration is committed to helping communities across the nation implement strategies to mit...

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Leadership Northern Colorado Applications for 2022 Class Now Available

Leadership Northern Colorado is now accepting applications for the 2022 Leadership Northern Colorado (LNC) class.

A joint initiative of the Fort Collins, Greeley and Loveland Chambers of Commerce, the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado and the Weld Community Foundation, Leadership Northern Colorado was established to build human capacity and to identify, define and address the issues facing the Northern Colorado region.  The 2022 Program is being sponsored by Canvas Credit Union.

T...

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Leveraging Local Leaders Opens Applications for 2022 Class

Pragmatic Leaders wanting to run for Local Office Encouraged to Apply

Leveraging Local Leaders (L3), a program in partnership with BizWest, announced their applications for the 2022 class are open. L3 was founded to recruit and train a diverse pool of leaders in northern Colorado to run for local office or engage in local politics to solve problems in our communities.  Qualified candidates should have an interest in working to find solutions and elevate the political conversation through tru...

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