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    Tuesday, March 07, 2017
    Join us at these 2017 events
    During the past few months, we've been working with our community, business, and economic development partners to develop events that spotlight the activity currently planned in the region, and highlight the opportunities that exist for developers, businesses, and entrepreneurs. 
    To that end, we wanted to share a few upcoming events that the City and County of Broomfield is participating in that are designed to take a deeper dive into the activity occurring along the US 36 Corridor and throughout the North Metro Region, as well as provide valuable resources and support to our partners and business community.
    We look forward to seeing you at these events.
    Bo Martinez
    Director of Economic Development
    City and County of Broomfield
    Mike Van Den Bosch
    Senior Economic Development Specialist
    City and County of Broomfield

    Join NAIOP as they present their panel of industry experts on March 15. Discover the innovative developments and exciting future redevelopment prospects along the 25 mile "Corridor of Creativity" from Denver to Boulder.
    Featured Panelists:
    • John L. Hall, Moderator and Economic Development Director, City of Westminster
    • John Jugl, Vice Chairman, Western Regional Capital Markets, Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
    • Derek Conn, Executive Vice President and Partner, Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners
    • Roger Horton, Operations Management, Swisslog Healthcare Systems
    • Michael A. Slubowski, President and CEO, SCL Health
    Date: Wednesday, March 15
    Time: 7:00-9:00 AM
    Location: Denver Marriott City Center
    1701 California St
    Denver, CO 80202


    Elevate Business Experience
    Presented by the Broomfield Community Foundation and sponsored by the Broomfield Chamber of Commerce.
    Do you want to increase your sales?  Are you and your management team feeling overwhelmed?  Would you like to tap into some of the most successful entrepreneurs in Broomfield? Is it time to lead your company like a fortune 500 executive? Do you want to be a positive force for good? Come join us for networking, breakfast, and guest speakers Ben Vagher and Dr. Keppen Laszlo who will present the talk titled: 

    Beyond Business Expansion and Leadership
    Most business owners fall short and burnout.  
    Learn the TOP 8 FACTORS that will EXPAND YOUR BUSINESS faster than you can imagine. 
    Registration is $79.  
    Reserve your seat by April 5th and your TICKET IS FREE! 

    Ben Vagher is a local business owner and 40-year Broomfield resident.  Ben started his career as a math teacher for 7 years and later started and built his own construction company with over 100 employees.  He is highly involved in the community, including organizations such as past President of  Broomfield Community Foundation, Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Colorado Contractors Association, Senior Resources of Broomfield, and Broomfield High School to name a few.  Being a business owner and entrepreneur, Ben realizes the importance of business success and is a mentor to a number of business owners.

    Dr. Keppen Laszlo is the Founder and Executive Director of one of the largest groups of wellness centers in the state of Colorado, Discover Health and Wellness   He developed the non-profit organization The Elevate Foundation and is a recognized leader in his field.  He is a contributor to the NY Times best-selling book, Body by God and One Minute Wellness, and the best-selling author of the book Elevate – Self Awareness through Courage, Potential, and Fulfillment. He has been a featured speaker at Barnes and Nobles and a frequent guest on NBC’s Colorado and Company. He is an award winning presenter and has shared the stage with: John Assaraf, Mark Randall, Mike Koenigs, and Bill Phillips. 
    How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
    Please call the Broomfield Community Foundation at 303-469-7208 for any questions or send an email to karen@broomfieldfoundation.org

    Date: Wednesday, April 12
    Time: 7:00-8:45 AM
    Location: Broadlands Golf Course
    4380 West 144th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80023


    State of the Region & Development Showcase

    Join us for the inaugural State of the Region & Development Showcase at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield. Brought to you by the City and County of Broomfield and the Metro North Chamber of Commerce, the event features the 13 mayors from cities that comprise the Metro North Region, plus a commissioner from Adams County, addressing the growth each locality is experiencing. 

    The mayors will be followed by a business expo featuring companies who work with all facets of economic development.

    Date: Thursday, April 13
    Time: 7:00-12:00 PM
    Location: 1STBANK Center
    11450 Broomfield Lane
    Broomfield, CO 80021

    Future of Denver's Northwest Corridor


    From trendy restaurants to modern offices, Denver's Northwest Corridor is a hotspot for business. Home to Boulder, Broomfield & Westminster, the region is attracting families, millennials, entrepreneurs and (you guessed it) ... developers.
    What are the latest projects breaking ground? Which neighborhoods are trending for multifamily and office? Why is retail more sustainable here? Where are the most lucrative opportunities for investment? Can US 36 uphold its name as
    Colorado's Creative Corridor?
    Find out this
    + more from top developers at our first-ever Future of the Northwest Corridor event.
    The Silicon Valley of the Rockies is just getting put on the map, and the next decade will reveal its full potential.
    Featured Panelists:
    • Bo Martinez, Director of Economic Development, City and County of Broomfield
    • John Hall, Economic Development Director, City of Westminster
    • David Hart Executive Managing Director, Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
    • Scott Holton, Principal Element Properties
    • Jim Neenan, CEO, Prime West
    • Cyndi Thomas, Partner, Etkin Johnson
    • Jake Jacobsen, CEO, Sagebrush Companies
    • John Comunale, President, Comunale Properties
    • Lorne Polger, Co-Founder, Pathfinder Partners
    • Spencer Stuart, Senior Managing Director, Legacy Partners
    • Mark Johnson, VP, The Opus Group
    Date: Tuesday, April 18
    Time: 7:30-10:30 AM
    Location: 8181 Arista Place
    Broomfield, CO 80021

    Access Business Conference


    Here's what people have said about this event!
    "It was a very FRUITFUL and POWERFUL day that touched on a variety of areas regarding running a business.  I was not disappointed."

    "Good BALANCE between presentation time and networking time."

    "This was my first time attending and I was really impressed with all of it. ..from planning and execution to the informative speakers and all of the handy RESOURCES provided."

    "The day went by too fast - the information in all the presentations was extremely informative and helpful.  I felt EMPOWERED afterwards to work even harder on my business utilizing the new tools I learned at the conference."

    "All I can say is WOW!  This event provided me with a ton of valuable information that I am implementing in my business right away.  I will definitely be putting this event on my calendar every year!"

    "What a FANTASTIC event!  I learned so much and felt like I got so much value.  Great contacts made and an awesome happy hour!"

    So, REGISTER TODAY!  Make time to work ON your business rather than IN your business and enjoy the benefits and successes from your investment.

    Date: Thursday, May 18
    Time: 7:30-12:30 PM
    Location: Front Range Community College
    3645 W. 112th Ave
    Westminster, CO 80031