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April 23 - April 23
2014 Made in Colorado Manufacturing Forum
Time: April 23: 1:00 pm - April 23: 6:00 pm
Location: The McNichols Building - 144 West Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80202
This event will bring together industry, trade, higher education, and policy-makers to showcase achievement and discuss solutions to issues challenging Colorado's manufacturing sector.
The afternoon's highlight will be the second annual Colorado Manufacturing Awards presentation - recognizing Colorado's top manufactured products as selected by magazine editors, event sponsors, and partners.
1:00pm - 1:30pm: Registration
1:30pm - 2:45pm: B2B Lounge
2:45pm - 3:00pm: Break
3:00pm - 4:00pm: Panel of Peers Discussion
4:00pm - 4:30pm: Colorado Manufacturing Awards
4:30pm - 6:00pm: Reception with Hors D'oeuvres and Drinks
Participants of the B2B Lounge will be eligible for Made in Colorado Giveaways - donated by MADE 250 Companies.
**Registration closes on Monday, April 21, 2014.**
If tickets have not sold out, they will be available at the door on Wednesday, April 23 for $79; however, attendees must be registered beforehand to participate in the B2B Lounge.
For more information contact Daron Linton:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 303.662.5256
Thank you to our Sponsors and Partners!
Presenting Sponsors: BKD and Citywide Banks
Premier Sponsors: Footers Catering and Yellowdog Printing
Partners: Denver Office of Economic Development, CAMA, CCIA, Colorado Manufacturing Initiative, Something Independent and Colorado BioScience Association
Events for 04/25/2013
February 09, 2013 - May 01
Flash Fiction Contest - Hidden Amongst These Worlds
Time: 4:27 pm - 11:59 pm
Announcing the 2013 Pikes Peak Branch National League of American Pen Women Flash Fiction Contest
A complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer
Deadline: Postmarked/received by email by May 1, 2013
Entry Fee: $10 first manuscript, $8 each additional manuscript, $10 optional critique fee
Prizes: First-$100, Second-$50, Judge’s Merit-$25
Theme: Hidden Amongst These Worlds (Can be any genre)
Flash Fiction is a complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer. The title is not included in the word count. The story must pertain to the theme, “Hidden Amongst These Worlds” All genres are welcome, and multiple entries may be submitted. An entry fee is required for each entry, however each entry after the first is discounted to $8 per. You can also opt for a completely optional critique of your piece by a published author for an additional $10 per entry. A self-addressed, stamped envelope must be included with mailed entries if you would like it returned by mail. Winners will be notified by May 31, 2013. For complete rules and entry blank, please go to www.ppb-nlapw.org/contests.php or www.ppb-nlapw.org and click on the Contests tab or email email@example.com.
April 25, 2013 - April 25
Lunch ‘n Learn - Marketing by the Numbers
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Loveland Chamber of Commerce
Small business owners and service providers rely on marketing to support business and sales success. With so many options such as advertising, direct mail, networking, social media, SEO, events, etc. how do these business professionals know what really works for their business and what is just a waste of time? On April 25 at the Loveland Chamber of Commerce Lunch 'n Learn, Dave Kramer with 1on1 Business will take attendees through the steps to achieve optimum success through marketing efforts and will address:
• The top 5 mistakes in Marketing
• How to measure the effectiveness of marketing efforts
• The difference between Online Marketing or Traditional Marketing
• How to determine marketing goals
• Branding vs. Marketing
April 25, 2013 - April 25
ATHENA Award Gala
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center 650 15th Street Denver, CO 80202
Congratulations to our 2013 nominees!
Our EMCEE is TaRhonda Thomas of 9News Mornings.
The ATHENA Award honors the Colorado woman who best exemplifies: exceptional professional achievement, devotion to community service and generosity in actively assisting other women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills. A special panel of business and community leaders choose the ATHENA Award finalists from nominations submitted by the Colorado business community.
*Black Tie or Dressy Cocktail Attire
Member Tickets ($180)
Non-Member Tickets ($205)
*Auction Donations: If you would like to donate an item for the ATHENA auctions, please fill out this online form. Items will be listed in the event program and donors will be listed in an ATHENA e-blast.
Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center
650 15th Street
Denver, CO 80202
(convention center parking)
When valet parking please
pre-pay at the valet cashier let them know you're there for the ATHENA gala
April 25, 2013
4-6 p.m. ~ Top 100 Reception *Invite Only
5:30 p.m. ~ Doors Open ATHENA Gala
5:30-6:50 p.m. ~ Networking & Silent Auction
6:50 p.m. ~ Program Starts
9 p.m. ~ Event Ends
$2000 Table Sponsors (includes table of 10 and company name on event program.)
$180 Member Tickets $205 Prospective Member Tickets
*Black Tie Optional