IndustryWeek: The Future of US Manufacturing

October 27, 2016 – IndustryWeek has just released a special report about the future of U.S. manufacturing – and it looks bright! The report, which forecasts manufacturing from 2020 and beyond, states that nearly 60% of U.S. manufacturers expect annual...
Made in the Grand Valley: Hill People Gear

Made in the Grand Valley: Hill People Gear

October 26, 2016 – CompanyWeek has put out another great profile on a Grand Junction-based outdoor manufacturing company, Hill People Gear. The company, which makes high-quality outdoor gear, was founded in 2010 by brothers Scot and Evan Hill, whom have spent...

Fruita Economic Development Summit

October 26, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. (The Cavalcade, Fruita) – The City of Fruita and Fruita Chamber of Commerce invite local businesses to a summit to discuss current and future economic development efforts in the city. GJEP’s business development manager, Steve...
Business Beat: October

Business Beat: October

October, 25, 2016 – In the second installment of KAFM’s Business Beat, we hear from John Sullivan of Sullivan Upholstery about starting a business in Grand Junction, and from Jackie Young, Marketing Coordinator at Home Loan Insurance, about what it takes...

RELOCATION IS A FAMILY AFFAIR…

October 19, 2016 – That is why GJEP is happy to announce we’ve launched a “Trailing Partner Program” – an opportunity to find work for the spouse or partner of a potential employee. We understand that sometimes the perfect candidate is...

Q3 RESULTS AND INVESTOR UPDATES

October 19, 2016 – GJEP’s Q3 report is here! We have had a busy few months but we’re excited to see the projected job numbers as a result of our outreach: 1,121 net new jobs from prospects and 166 net new jobs from local assists! You can see more...