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Please join us on Wednesday, August 7th from 8:45 am to 10:30 am at 4100 Jackson Street for the Colorado Small Business Exporter Forum. The Colorado Business Roundtable is hosting this event with EXIM and special guest Judith Pryor, Member of the Board of Directors of EXIM Bank. We will be hearing from Director Judith Pryor and a panel of experts on EXIM and how to grow your exports. 

SAVE THE DATE - VIEW FROM THE TOP

Please join us for breakfast on Monday, September 16th from 7:00 am to 9:00 am at Mile High Station as we hear from Adam Contos, CEO of ReMax, Mark Hunter, CEO of Molson Coors and Audrey Robertson, Co-Founder of Franklin Mountain Energy LLC as they discuss what it takes to lead their companies. 

Registration link will be coming soon. 
U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado confirmed Monday that the Trump administration will seek to move the Bureau of Land Management headquarters to Grand Junction. 

Last month, the governement of Mexico ratified the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement. The very next day, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with President Trump at the White House, where he reaffirmed his government's commitment to passing the USMCA as soon as possible. After striking this new deal with our two most important trading partners, the United States needs to lead once again - which means Congress must do its part and pass the USMCA. 


Join OEDIT, Outdoor Industry Association, Outdoor Recreation, Western Energy Alliance, and the Colorado Business Roundtable on Thursday, August 22nd from 7:30 am to 9:00 am for an important conversation on public land usage, our outdoor recreation economy, energy development, and how Colorado can lead in partnering, fostering powerful relationships, and be environmentally sustainable, sensitive, and great stewards of our precious lands.
We will have opening comments from Director Betsy Markey, OEDIT followed by three presentations from Amy Roberts, Outdoor Industry Association; Nathan Fey, Outdoor Recreation; and Kathleen Sgamma, Western Energy Alliance.
The program will conclude with a panel conversation led by Western Governors Association Executive Director Jim Ogsbury.

Do you have an innovative idea that will take your business to the next level? We're looking for the best small business ideas and the minds driving them. We want to showcase your innovations and provide you the chance to win up to $60,000. 



Tuesday, August 20 | 8 am - 5:30 pm | Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center

There has been much hype about smart cities. The Colorado Smart Cities Symposium provides a forum to support and accelerate this hype into action.

This event brings together civic-minded leaders from enterprise, government, academia, research, impact investors, startups and nonprofits to dive deep into what it takes to create a state full of connected communities. This event includes a full day of general session presentations, breakout sessions and workshops designed to enhance collaboration and move innovation forward. The event also features a tech showcase of cutting-edge smart city solutions. Together, we will create the ultimate citizen experience, one partnership at a time. 


Business Roundtable on Wednesday released a report, "Building Trusted & Resilient Digital Identity," setting objectives for improving digital identity and its use by consumers, companies and the government. "To continue to reap the benefits of the online world, it is imperative that the U.S. government and the private sector work together to strengthen digital identity without sacrificing the speed or convenience that today's society demands," the report says. The report was released at a Business Roundtable program that included remarks by Matt Lira, Special Assistant to the President for Innovation Policy and Initiatives at the White House Office of American Innovation.

The U.S. economy exceeded expectations by adding 224,000 jobs in June, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on Friday, July 5. Unemployment inched up one-tenth of a percent to 3.7 percent as more people looked for work, pushing the labor force participation rate up to 62.9 percent. Annual wage growth remained at 3.1 percent its 11th consecutive month above 3.0 percent. For analysis, see The Top Line, below and online here.

Listen at KDMT 1690 AM Denver's Money Talk from 
4-5 p.m. Monday through Friday or  live stream online. Podcasts are available at  http://www.cobrt.com/radio-podcast and on your favorite podcast app the day after live airing.

Stream or Download These Recent Episodes

07/13/19 - 07/20/19
Apollopalooza - Wings Over the Rockies

08/20/19
Colorado Smart Cities Symposium - Colorado Technology Assocation

08/22/19
Fueling Colorado's Outdoor Economy and Public Lands - OEDIT, OIA, WEA, COBRT and Outdoor Recreation

08/23/19
Secrets to Success in the New World of Innovation: A Conversation with Gary Shapiro - Colorado Technology Association and Colorado Business Roundtable

09/16/19
View from the Top - Colorado Business Roundtable

10/21/19 - 10/22/19

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