The City of Grand Junction has been named a runner-up Best Place to Move/Open a Business in ColoradoBiz magazine’s Best of Colorado 2021. Colorado Mesa University also earned runner-up Best College/University and other west slope businesses were recognized across 98 different categories, which included everything from Best Coffeeshop to Best Fundraiser.

“We are delighted to be recognized by ColoradoBiz. Grand Junction has invested heavily in creating a healthy business environment, which includes developing great transportation infrastructure, business-friendly development regulations, and an increased focus on public safety. These investments create an environment where businesses can flourish, and the city is proud to be part of that process.”

Mayor Chuck McDaniel, City of Grand Junction

At GJEP, we are especially humbled by this award because it is “business choice” – nearly 22,000 ColoradoBiz readers, mainly business leaders across the state, cast their votes.