Raytheon Intelligence & Space to acquire SEAKR Engineering

Colorado Chamber member Raytheon Technologies shared exciting news recently, signing a definitive agreement to acquire Centennial-based SEAKR Engineering, a leading supplier of advanced electronics for space applications. Closure of the acquisition, expected by year end, is subject to the completion of customary conditions and regulatory approvals. SEAKR Engineering will be a wholly owned subsidiary of […]

Federal Mandate Issued for Large Employers: Q&A with OSHA Staff

This week, President Biden released a plan to address the COVID-19 pandemic.  Within that plan is an Executive Order mandating that employers with 100 employees or more be vaccinated or test negative for the virus.  Specifics regarding the pending rule are outlined below: “The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is developing a […]

Colorado’s Congressional Delegation Talks Infrastructure, Afghanistan and the Economy at Colorado Chamber Event

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Meyer at WHEAT RIDGE – The Colorado Chamber today held its fifth biennial congressional event, bringing together Colorado’s U.S. House delegation on one stage to discuss the critical issues facing the business community. U.S. Reps. Jason Crow, Ed Perlmutter, Joe Neguse, Doug Lamborn, and Ken Buck participated in […]

Fidelity is Hiring in Colorado!

Colorado Chamber member Fidelity Investments is expanding its workforce in Colorado, from licensed professionals to team leaders to entry level positions. They are hosting monthly webinars to help potential candidates find a career at Fidelity on August 24th and August 26th. You can find more information on the webinars by clicking here.  Working for Fidelity will […]

Full Withdrawal of Controversial Employee Traffic Reduction Plan Good for Colorado Workers and Businesses

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Meyer at DENVER – The Colorado Chamber released the following statement in response to the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission (AQCC) formally withdrawing the Employee Traffic Reduction Program (ETRP) from the rulemaking process this evening: “This development is welcome news for both businesses and the Coloradans they employ,” […]

Colorado Chamber Statement on Employee Commute Proposal

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Meyer at DENVER – The Colorado Chamber released the following statement following a prehearing conference by the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission (AQCC) regarding the proposed Employee Traffic Reduction Program (ETRP): “The Colorado Chamber raised serious concerns about the original ETRP proposal and its impact on Colorado businesses […]

Colorado Chamber Members Recognized as Outstanding Places to Work

The Denver Business Journal has announced its 2021 Best Places to Work awards, and several Colorado Chamber members have been recognized among the top-rated employers in the state. According to the Journal, employees at each participating company were asked to complete an employee engagement survey measuring 10 key engagement categories focusing on team effectiveness, trust […]

Sheets & Giggles CEO Named One of Forbes Next 1000

Colin McIntosh, Founder and CEO of Sheets & Giggles, was recently featured in Forbes Next 1000, which features the top entrepreneurs around the country. According to Forbes, the list showcases the ambitious sole proprietors, self-funded shops and pre-revenue startups in every region of the country—all with under $10 million in revenue or funding and infinite […]

Colorado Chamber Joins Coalition Asking Governor to Veto Costly Environmental Bill

The Colorado Chamber has joined the Intermountain Rural Electric Association and a broad coalition of organizations asking Governor Jared Polis to veto HB 1266, which passed in a last-minute deal in the final days of session with little time for feedback from stakeholders. The coalition sent a veto request letter last week. The bill codifies […]