Locationally-preserved away from the congestion and impacts of noisy interstates, Yuma County uniquely blends all of the conveniences of modern day living with simple, authentic values the past.
Whether you are a main street entrepreneur or a commercial enterprise, Yuma County offers business owners a diverse, stable and vigorous economic base upon which to build your business.
From irrigated and dry land farming to high-yield and value-add, today, Yuma County is moving ahead, leveraging current successes in cornerstone industries.
The revitalization of rural America depends on those who share the dream to lead the way not only in traditional Ag production, but in Ag innovation and creative community sustainability. Whether you are a new or existing business owner, you’ve got a dream. A vision.
Let the Yuma County Economic Development Corporation (YCEDC) be your guide in turning your ideas into opportunity. Welcome to Yuma County, Colorado.
We can assist you with:
Local incentive assistance
Workforce development assistance
Introduction to key parties
POP-UP BUSINESS CONSULTING EVENT
Business Growth Strategies and Resources
Free Business Counseling Opportunity, Monday, November 7
The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) is partnering with local economic developers from surrounding counties to bring one-on-one consulting services to the area. This event is open to all businesses in the region and will provide free business growth strategy assistance and resource connections. In addition to the local economic development representatives, you have the opportunity to connect with the OEDIT’s Global Business Development, Business Funding and Incentives and the Small Business Development Center.
On Monday November 7, 2016, consulting stations will be open from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and sessions are available on a first come, first served basis. The event will be held at the Yuma Community Center 421 East 2nd Avenue, Yuma, CO.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Yuma County Economic Development at 970-630-4531 with any questions you may have.
Please Pre-register online: pop-upconsultingregion1.eventbrite.com
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YCEDC has received so many great comments from the Jon Schallert presentations given earlier this week in Yuma & Wray. The event was well attended - over 110 - and folks are still buzzing!!
Here's a sample of the numerous comments:
“A must-attend for all business owners!”
Marvin Jay Fleming, Jay Flaming Jewelers, Yuma, CO
“Inspiring! As the owner of a 28 year old business and a two
week old business, I can say I walked away with some
achievable ideas to take back to both businesses. Thank you!”
Leigh Baldwin, Leigh Floral and Gift, Wray, CO
“Great eye-opening event for small town that has a lot
to offer. We are ready to step up our game and
ready for a community that is eager as well.”
Richard Schneider, The Appearance Edge, Wray, CO
“Very eye opening – we’re on the right track. Just need
a bigger engine and more cars! Jon made an
overwhelming thought process manageable.”
Delana Gorman, Red Willow Catering, Yuma, CO
If you are interested in participating in Mr. Schallert's Desination Bootcamp, please contact YCEDC. We are anxious to continue supporting Yuma County's small businesses & want to take the next step in the process of business development!
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