Resource Organizations

Colorado Innovation Network (COIN) fosters new technology development across the state’s existing and emerging industries. Launched in 2011, COIN aims to connect innovation leaders and inventors to solutions and ideas.

Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) Headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, OIA is the leading trade association and voice of the outdoor recreation industry and serves more than 4,000 manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, sales representatives and retailers in the outdoor industry throughout the country.

Startup Colorado is a regional initiative to increase the breadth and depth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem across Colorado. Launched in 2011, the initiative focuses on improving access to entrepreneurial education, encouraging new company creation, increasing connections among entrepreneurs and mentors, and building a more vibrant entrepreneurial community.