April 12, 2018 – Each year, the Grand Junction Economic Partnership awards an individual and a company that has had a particular impact on economic development efforts in our community. Awards will be handed out during the luncheon at the Western Colorado Economic Summit on June 6. See award details below and please submit your nominations by May 4 to cilia@gjep.org.


Spirit of Economic Development (sponsored by Charter Communications)
The Spirit of Economic Development Award is an honor given to a business or organization that demonstrates a strong sense of community awareness and involvement while seeking opportunities to enhance the economic vitality of Colorado’s Grand Valley.

Joseph C. Prinster Leadership Award
The Joseph C. Prinster Leadership Award recognizes an individual that has demonstrated exceptional drive, adaptability and leadership characteristics while making a notable contribution to the economic development of Colorado’s Grand Valley.

Email your nomination by May 4 to mailto:cilia@gjep.org– please include the name of the nominee and a brief paragraph on why they deserve the award.