About our Division

Denver owes its appeal for foreign-direct investment to its exceptional business-friendly climate, ease of doing business between the public and private sectors, and a strong business support ecosystem. Home to several major foreign companies, Denver’s global reputation is booming as it continues to attract dynamic companies, entrepreneurs and cultures from around the world.

Our Global Business Development team elevates Denver on the global stage, and we are here to set you up for success. If you are a foreign business looking to get plugged into the Denver market, reach out to us and we will be happy to assist you. 


Social Equity & Innovation

The City of Denver prides itself on its progressive leadership and creativity vis-à-vis its equity, diversity and social justice lens. We are a city of many and where all cultures and backgrounds are welcome. Through the Office of Social Equity & Innovation, Denver continues work on removing barriers to opportunity and creating solutions tailored for our valued, diverse residents. “Since 2011, from gentrification and youth to neighborhood safety and community health and well-being, we have taken a comprehensive look at addressing several disparities in opportunity in our city, tackling them and closing the gaps." – Mayor Michael B. Hancock. 

Denver's Global Network

Denver’s vibrant network of global leaders and organizations spans businesspeople, companies, entrepreneurs, government officials, foreign diplomats, academia, globally focused organizations and non-profit groups. We are happy to help you connect with these groups. Our services include:

  • Introductions to local strategic partners
  • Consultation and customized assessment of your needs
  • Identification of speakers for a panel, roundtable or conference
  • Acting as a concierge to help you navigate the ecosystem according to your industry, product and stage of growth