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ACED Activities & Events

ACED Investor Forum
Thursday February  5, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Double Tree by Hilton, Thornton
83 E 120th Ave Thornton, CO  80233

ACED Investor Relations Taskforce
February  12, 2015

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
ACED Small Conference Room

ACED Aerospace & Aviation Taskforce
February  12, 2015
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
ACED Conference Room

ACED Transportation Taskforce
February  19, 2015

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
ACED Conference Room

ACED Board of Directors Meeting
March 5, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
ACED Conference Room

ACED Investor Orientation
March 10, 2015
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
ACED Conference Room

ED Professionals Meeting
March 25, 2015

11:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
ACED Conference Room

ACED Investor Relations Taskforce
Thursday April  9, 2015
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
ACED Small Conference Room

ACED Executive Showcase Luncheon
Friday April 24, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Westin Westminster 10600
Westminster Blvd Westminster, CO
Keynote Speaker: Chris Heivly
Co-founder of MapQuest (sold to AOL for $1.2B), Managing Director of 77 Capital ($25M Venture Fund), top executive of several companies ranging in size from $200K to $20M in annual revenue, and currently serves as Managing Director of THE STARTUP FACTORY.



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Adams County Economic Development (ACED) is a leader in aggressively driving economic vitality and sustainable businesses growth in Metro Denver’s northeast region.  We’re the only economic development agency covering the entire county, the only economic development authorized to negotiate tax incentive agreements on behalf of the county, and we want to help you do business here.

ACED is a nonprofit, public/private economic development partnership serving Adams County, Colorado and its ten municipalities, more than 8,100 businesses and a population exceeding 445,000.

ACED offers the following services:

  • Prospect development
  • Incentive packages
  • Enterprise Zone administration
  • Regulatory coordination
  • Issue-oriented taskforces
  • Research and demographics
  • Economic impact studies
  • Unique, innovative workforce development program


Today’s Innovations, Tomorrow’s Industries!

Aerospace & Aviation

Resource for Colorado’s Transportation Industry
The Colorado Small Business Development Centers Network (SBDC), in partnership with Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), announces the launch of the Connect2DOT website ( Connect2DOT provides free consulting, training and online resources for small businesses in the transportation industry.

The website is organized to help contractors that are just getting started and those that are looking to build their business. Resources have been collected from various sources and consolidated into one centralized location, making it easier to find CDOT project opportunities, get certified as a small business, connect with prime contractors, and register for relevant training and events.

Other features of the website include an industry-wide event calendar, an interactive map of statewide SBDC locations, an opt-in bid matching system, and an email newsletter. Please visit for the best and most up-to-date information on small business contracting in the Colorado transportation industry.


ACED 2014 Award Winners

Congratulation to each of the Award Winners!!

Please review their videos to learn more about each of these companies.

Air Comm
Flowers Foods
Intrex Aerospace
Niagara Bottling
Kevin Root – Better Business Bureau