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    1. Altitude Digital founder to keynote CSU Collegiate Challenge

      Altitude Digital founder to keynote CSU Collegiate Challenge

      FORT COLLINS – CSU grad and Altitude Digital founder Jeremy Ostermiller will give the keynote address at the Colorado State University Collegiate Challenge startup pitch competition on April 27, the school announced Wednesday.

      Ostermiller launched his company with just $500 during the height of the recession in 2009. Denver-based Altitude Digital’s platform connects buyers and sellers of online video and mobile advertising.

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    2. Equal-pay bills pass Colorado House but draw business ire

      Equal-pay bills pass Colorado House but draw business ire

      Colorado House Democrats sent to the Senate on Tuesday the final measure in a three-bill package meant to close the gap in average pay between male and female workers in this state. But while no legislative or business leaders opposed the idea of equal pay in general, many did criticize the efforts as doing nothing while at the same time increasing the burdens on employers by growing the amount of paperwork they have to submit to the state and putting more subjects off-limits in interviews with…

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    3. Commons on Champa will host Get Hired! job fair

      Commons on Champa will host Get Hired! job fair

      The event is aimed at hiring for the startup community and is being sponsored by BWBacon and The Commons on Champa, which is hosting it. The events will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. on April 14 and will be followed by a party at Battery621.

      Get Hired! is open to the public, kicking off with a coding school session for alumni and current students of Colorado's technical training schools.

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    4. Colorado unemployment hits 15-year low; 2,500 jobs added

      Colorado unemployment hits 15-year low; 2,500 jobs added

      Colorado added 2,500 payroll jobs in February from the previous month, and the state's unemployment rate dropped to 3.0 percent, its lowest level since March 2001 and well below the national rate, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment reported. It was the 52nd straight month of jobs gains in the state -- the longest unbroken stretch since the 1990s.

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    5. Fast-growing Houston tech company to open Denver office

      Fast-growing Houston tech company to open Denver office

      Houston-based Poetic Systems, a website development and design company, is opening an office in Denver to boost business. The office will be Poetic's second. It is expected to open in April. The new office will be run by Lauren Schott, an account manager for the company. Eventually, the office will also house a developer and designer, CEO Matt Hager told the Houston Business Journal. The move is intended to boost the company's business portfolio.

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    6. Coding in the Mountains!

      Coding in the Mountains!

      In recent years Summit County has welcomed a growing number of technology professionals. As internet connectivity improves and the market for freelance and contract work expands, more and more software engineers and programmers have been able to relocate to the mountains. The field of coding can offer both flexibility and a livable wage, while being surprisingly easy to enter.

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    7. Metro Denver unemployment rate down to 3%

      Metro Denver unemployment rate down to 3%

      Metro Denver's unadjusted unemployment rate stood at 3.0 percent in January, down a notch from December's rate of 3.1 percent and well below the January 2015 rate of 4.6 percent, according to raw county jobs estimates released Monday by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. The 3.0 percent unadjusted jobless rate is for a 10-county area that includes Denver, Aurora, Lakewood, Broomfield and Centennial, but not Boulder County.

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    8. FACT SHEET: White House Announces Doubling of TechHire Communities, and New Steps to Give More Students and Workers Tech Skills to Fuel the Next Generation of American Innovation | whitehouse.gov

      FACT SHEET: White House Announces Doubling of TechHire Communities, and New Steps to Give More Students and Workers Tech Skills to Fuel the Next Generation of American Innovation | whitehouse.gov

      This Friday, the President is traveling to Austin, Texas to visit South by Southwest—a gathering of our most creative thinkers, coders, makers, and entrepreneurs from across the country—because he recognizes the importance of technology in America’s position as the global leader in innovation.  Today, as part of the lead-up to that visit and on the one-year anniversary of the launch of the TechHireinitiative, the Administration is announcing new steps to further develop the tech skills of our workforce—driving the ingenuity and creativity that will fuel innovation and the American economy.

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    9. Obama administration expands "TechHire" jobs initiative

      Obama administration expands "TechHire" jobs initiative

      PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The White House is adding 15 new communities to its "TechHire" initiative for getting low-skilled workers jobs in the tech economy.

      The expansion comes a year after President Barack Obama announced the program and days before he's scheduled to speak at the South by Southwest technology festival in Austin, Texas.

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    10. 7 Student Companies Face Off At The University Startup Challenge

      7 Student Companies Face Off At The University Startup Challenge
      Denver, CO - March 7th, 2016 Rockies Venture Club, an angel investing organization based out of Denver will be hosting the 3rd Annual University Startup Challenge (USC) on March 14th. The University Startup Challenge is a part of the Angel Capital Summit (ACS) and this year it will bring together 7 student led companies to participate in a friendly state-wide competition. The USC is not a business plan competition and represents an opportunity for real investment.
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    11. Teams face off in Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

      Teams face off in Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

      In a room illuminated by the glow of eight laptops, a sudden and swift breach of cybersecurity sent a team of computer scientists spinning into action on Saturday.

      "Our network is down," said Laura Wilkinson, a Brigham Young University senior. "They took a bunch of our systems down."

      Wilkinson and her team of techies won the Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, a battle for cybersecurity waged among teams from colleges and universities across the region.

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