|Colorado Ranks on Top|
Colorado tops the list of many business rankings for best places to do business, live and start a company.
4th Best State to Make a Living, www.money-rates.com
Boulder among best places to live in 2014, Money Magazine
"Denver technology wages among the fastest rising in the nation,"Denver Business Journal
"Colorado economy rated tops in nation,"Denver Business Journal
"Colorado named top state economy" by Business Insider
Colorado ranked 5th Most Entrepreneurial state in the 2014 Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurial Index
"5 Colorado cities among Forbes' 30 best places for business,"Denver Business Journal
"Denver ranks No. 1 in nation in employment opportunities,"Denver Business Journal
"Study finds Colorado is mostly happy" as reported on www.thedenverchannel.com
"Denver ranked in top 10 for best places for STEM graduates,"Denver Business Journal
Colorado among Top 10 of "America's Top States for Business,"CNBC via Denver Business Journal
"Entrepreneurial activity increases in Colorado,"Denver Business Journal
Colorado ranked 8th on Bloomberg’s Top 20 Most Innovative States List. (2013).
Colorado ranked 7th on Fast Company’s list on top states
for innovation. (2013).
Colorado ranked 5th best state for business by Forbes
The Beacon Hill Institute issues an annual report on state competitiveness and Colorado consistently ranks in the top ten. Colorado ranked 3rdStartUpHire listed Colorado as first for growth in the startup job sector, as the state saw a 170 percent increase in startup jobs between 2010 and 2011.
2010 and previous
TechAmerica Cyber states ranked Colorado 3rd in Technology Industry Employment Concentration (2010).
Colorado ranked 4th in Research and Development Inputs, the ability to attract various types of federal, industry, and academic funding, by the Milken Institute Research and Development Inputs Composite Index (2008)