Market. Connect. Facilitate. Advocate.

Who We Are

Upstate Colorado Economic Development is a public/private non-profit economic development corporation that provides services to all of Weld County. Our work focuses on supporting primary employers and community initiatives. 

Our goal is to help these employers bring new equity into the local economy. Upstate Colorado provides service to existing and expanding primary employers, and to those who are considering a Weld County location for their business.

Our plan continues the focus on helping to create and retain jobs, which in turn will bring wealth to all levels of Weld County.

Our Vision

At Upstate Colorado, we envision a region with a healthy and sustainable economy that creates wealth, preserves the quality of life, and improves the standard of living for area residents. Our mission focuses on facilitating and attracting investment, creating new job opportunities, stimulating income growth, and expanding the local community tax base.

Our Goals

Our Principles