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whats new with the BEC

whats new with the BEC

Out of This World: Boulder’s Aerospace Industry

Thoughts from Scott Sternberg, Executive Director, Boulder Economic Council As a child, if you asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, my answer was simple: an astronaut. There were NASA posters on my bedroom wall, I built and launched model rockets from my backyard, and it seemed that every Halloween I […]

Boulder’s Quality of Life Sciences

Thoughts from Scott Sternberg, Executive Director, Boulder Economic Council Early in my career I spent a great amount of time peering through a research-grade optical microscope. The startup I was with had an innovative idea: take the same digital cameras that were being used on the world’s largest telescopes to investigate outer space and place […]

The Impact of Data

Thoughts from Scott Sternberg, Executive Director, Boulder Economic Council Considering the recent severe weather plaguing the country, I thought I would draw a comparison between atmospheric observations and economic data. Both represent the traditional Data-to-Information-to-Action-to-Impact line of reasoning. We have used this exact approach to map out recovery initiatives targeted at those industries and businesses […]

Clif Harald Moves on from Boulder Economic Council

Clif Harald, Executive Director of the Boulder Economic Council (BEC) of the Boulder Chamber, will move on from that role to reactivate his private consulting practice. The BEC is the economic vitality arm of the Boulder Chamber. Harald has served as the BEC’s Executive Director for nine years, named to the position when the community […]

Economic Forecast to Highlight Boulder Economic Trends

  Local business leaders will gain insight on critical economic trends and developments in the Boulder region at the Boulder Chamber and Boulder Economic Council’s 2020 Economic Forecast: Boulder and Beyond, slated for January 30, 2020. The event will feature presentations from nationally recognized economists, the most up-to-date economic statistics and trends for the Boulder […]