HELPING COLORADO SUCCEED

FOR THE LONG TERM

OUR PURPOSE
 

Colorado Thrives exists to advance Colorado as an inspiring and inclusive community known globally for innovation, collaboration, and overall well-being.

OUR MEMBERS
 

We are led by a group of 14 current and former executives, primarily CEOs, from some of Colorado’s largest companies who have made a commitment to collectively leverage our voices, platforms, talent and resources to help Colorado thrive for the long-term.

 

OUR INITIATIVES

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LATEST NEWS

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Featured Member

Kirsten Lynch

CEO, Vail Resorts

With her recent appointment as Chief Executive Officer of Vail Resorts, Kirsten Lynch is making her mark on the iconic outdoor sports brand. with the acquisition of three new resorts and a strategy to broaden the market of snow sport enthusiasts. Vail is one of Colorado's most recognizable and internationally recognized places, and the company is a perennial leader in ensuring that our outdoor lifestyle will be sustainably maintained for future generations. We are excited to work with Kirsten to continue Vail's proud legacy of community support.     

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Featured Initiative

AdvanceEDU

As the affordable, flexible and supportive way for students to earn a college degree, AdvanceEDU continues to break down barriers to education and serve first-in-family and underrepresented Colorado students. With an astonishing 100% student satisfaction rating and a 97% retention rate, AdvanceEDU continues to grow and is currently adding to its small and mighty team to keep up with demand. Join the growing list of supporters of this nonprofit organization that helps 90% of its students graduate completely debt-free! 

We believe corporate citizens have an important role to play in creating a better future for all Coloradans.

- Kent Thiry
Founder and Chair, Colorado Thrives