Schedule of Events

8:00 a.m. Registration, coffee and networking
8:30 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
8:35 a.m. Outdoor Recreation: Luis Benitez, Director, Governor's Office of Outdoor Recreation
9:20 a.m. Demographics: Elizabeth Garner, State Demographer, State of Colorado
9:50 a.m. Break
10:05 a.m. Workforce: Jessica Valand, Director, Colorado Workforce/CDLE
10:40 a.m. Economic Overview: Brian Lewandowski, Associate Director, Business Reseach Division, CU Boulder
11:05 a.m. Brunch
11:55 a.m. Lt. Governor Donna Lynne
12:15 p.m. Industry Discussion
  Scott Eckberg, Owner, Harvest Skis
  Kent Vertrees, Master of Chaos, Steamboat Powdercats
  Chris Tamucci, Director of Operations, Big Agnes & Honey Stinger
12:35 p.m. Keynote: Sarah Shrader, Owner and Co-Founder, Bonsai Design 
1:35 p.m. Closing Remarks