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    1. Tech employment in state increases by 6,530 jobs

      Tech employment in state increases by 6,530 jobs

      DENVER — Employment in Colorado’s technology industry increased by an estimated 6,530 jobs in 2017 and the industry’s contribution to the state’s economy climbed to more than $43 billion, according to an industry advocacy association. The association, CompTIA, said in a report this week that 2017 tech employment in Colorado grew by 2.3 percent, the 10th highest rate in the country. With 285,300 workers, Colorado ranks 15th among the 50 states and the District of Columbia in net tech employment.

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    2. Denver a top 10 U.S. city for entrepreneurs, startups, says report

      Denver a top 10 U.S. city for entrepreneurs, startups, says report

      Denver's one of the top 10 cities in the country for entrepreneurs and startups, according to a new report. Business.org, a website that provides research, product reviews and recommendations to business owners, said it surveyed 300 U.S.cities and ranked the top 40, according to "their start-up friendliness, as well as financial environments and demographic cultures."

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    3. Metro Denver EDC celebrates biggest deals of the year, looks forward to bagging the big one

      One year ago, Vertafore Inc. — a privately-held insurance technology company — had a small office in Westminster with 50 employees.

      Then, the company looked to Denver as part of its long-term growth strategy and moved its headquarters office from Seattle to downtown Denver, at 999 18th St., and brought 500 employees with it.

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    4. Colorado electric motor company gets order from Chinese customer

      A Longmont-based maker of electric motors said it's received a $1.3 million follow-up order from a Chinese customer. UQM Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UQM) said it received the order for its R340 fuel cell compressor systems from an unnamed Chinese customer. UQM said it received a $2.2 million order from the same Chinese customer last year.

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    5. Facebook latest tech giant to hire in Denver

      Facebook is hiring tech workers in Denver as it begins to build a presence in the city. The Menlo Park, California-based company has posted online notices for 10 types of positions it wants to fill in the city. Online publication BizDen reported Tuesday that Facebook is leasing the seventh floor of a building near Union Station, at 1900 16th St. The Facebook online careers page has recently added Denver as one of its locations.

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    6. Metro Denver's unemployment rate hovering at 3 percent

      Metro Denver's unemployment rate hovering at 3 percent

      Metro Denver's unemployment rate in January was 3.2 percent, holding steady from the same time last year when it was 3 percent. Job growth is slowing across the sate, said Ryan Gedney, Colorado senior economist at the Colorado Department of Employment and Labor. But all told metro Denver added 28,200 jobs in 2017, growing at about 2 percent.

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    7. Niche ranks Colorado's top 20 high schools for STEM - Denver Business Journal

      Niche ranks Colorado's top 20 high schools for STEM - Denver Business Journal

      Colorado industries like cybersecurity, financial services and IT are projected to lead growth in 2018. Those are industries that require a background in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), something that lawmakers and educators have over the last few years made a top priority for the state. So which high schools are ahead of the curve when it comes to STEM education?

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    8. Amazon's HQ2 eco devo team quietly visited metro Denver in February

      Amazon's HQ2 eco devo team quietly visited metro Denver in February

      Ten people from Amazon’s HQ2 economic development team visited Denver in February to check out the region for themselves.

      Denver may have been among the first of the 20 cities visited by the team, said J.J. Ament, president of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corp. — the private organization leading the region’s effort to become the home of Amazon.com Inc.’s second headquarters, which is a promised $5 billion investment.

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