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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Brighton Economic Development Corporation hosting Brighton Business Week

Celebrate Brighton Business Week in Brighton, CO!

The Brighton Economic Development Corporation (Brighton EDC) has designated October 2 through October 6, 2017 as Brighton Business Week. The events hosted by the Brighton EDC during Brighton Business Week are designed to highlight and support the dynamic and vibrant Brighton business community.

Brighton Business Week will include the following events:


Tuesday, October 3

Education and Innovation Forum: Workforce of Tomorrow

“What will the future workforce and economy look like and how do communities innovate to prepare?” 

10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, at the Armory Performing Arts Center

Join the Brighton EDC for a presentation, panel discussion, audience Q&A and light lunch at the Armory Performing Arts Center, 300 Strong Street. Please visit to register for free and view a complete list of speakers.


Wednesday, October 4

Brighton Job Fair

9-11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, at the Armory Performing Arts Center

Take the opportunity to visit with 25 businesses hiring right now at the Brighton Job Fair! In partnership with the Adams County Workforce and Business Center, this event will be free to attend. Please dress to impress and don't forget your resume. Please visit for more information on participating businesses.

Friday, October 6

Brighton Business Innovation Pitch Competition

3-5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, at the Armory Performing Arts Center

Join the Brighton Economic Development Corporation and the Brighton community as they celebrate innovation in Brighton at the 2017 Brighton Business Innovation Pitch Competition. Similar to the format of the popular TV show Shark Tank, watch as three contestants pitch their ideas in front of a panel of judges for a chance to win a $15,000 grand prize! Help the Brighton EDC fill the crowd for the brightest entrepreneurs in our community. There is no cost to attend. Please visit to register to attend.

Funding for the competition is made possible through a Brighton Lodging Tax Committee grant.

About the Brighton EDC

Brighton Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) is a 501c (6) Colorado non-profit organization serving the Greater Brighton Area. BEDC is the primary agent for economic development services. BEDC offers relocation, retention and expansion assistance and support to businesses. BEDC works to expand and diversify the local tax base by facilitating the creation of quality jobs and the attraction of retail development. BEDC encourages responsible, diverse growth and development that enhances Brighton’s quality of life as a desirable place to live, work, learn and play. 

To learn more about Brighton Economic Development Corporation, visit or call 303.655.2155.


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