About Us

ABOUT

Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce (CWCC) is a member-based non-profit 501(C) 6 organization. Our mission is to provide opportunities and visibility for women in business through relationship development, education, mentorship, partnership and alliances.

 

HISTORY

CWCC was founded in 1988 by a group of nine women to give women a voice in business, support women in business and provide resources to help them succeed. Women own 10.6 million businesses in the United States and employ 19.1 million workers – that’s one in every seven employees. Women-owned businesses account for $2.5 trillion in sales. Colorado is ranked first in the country for economic success, and second in the country for most entrepreneurial.

 

LEADERSHIP

Kristen Blessman –  President & CEO, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Deb Siverson, President, Xponents – Chair, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Amy King, Chief People Officer, Centura – Vice Chair, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Beth Perez, Senior Director, DaVita Healthcare Partners – Past Chair, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce

 

 

FAST FACTS

  • One of the largest women’s chamber of commerce in the United States
  • Over 1,500 members representing more than 425 companies ranging from small independent businesses to Fortune 500 companies
  • CWCC holds over 100 programs, events and workshops annually
  • Despite being called a women’s chamber, men are encouraged to join and participate.

 

PROGRAMS

CWCC annually presents and sponsors over 100 programs, events and workshops annually, including:

  • Powerful Voices Luncheon series
  • Peer Groups for (Business Owners, CEO’s, and Corporate Women)
  • Professional Development for business leaders and employees
  • Power Partners (formerly leads groups)
  • Public Affairs Committee
  • Leadership Program
  • Corporate Women’s Leadership Events
  •  Young Professionals Board and YP Events
  • Business Owner Growth Immersive
  • Four Signature Events: Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Business, Girls Rising, State of Women in Business, and Champions of Change

Contact Us

1350 17th St., Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202

303-458-0220

info@cwcc.org