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Colorado didn’t become the definitive tech hub between the coasts overnight. The community’s success comes from decades of collaboration and a welcoming environment for startups and Fortune 500 companies alike.

Colorado Technology Association has been at the heart of the movement since 1994, providing leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs the answers and resources they need to thrive. They may need an introduction, an ally in the Capitol or a bridge to the next-generation workforce. Whatever it may be, our team is here to make the climb to the summit well within reach.

MISSION

We advance Colorado’s tech ecosystem through talent, advocacy, economic development and community.

VISION

Colorado is recognized as the most robust, collaborative and inclusive tech ecosystem worldwide.

VALUES

Relationships

Cherish all those we work with and exceed expectations with professionalism.

Quality

Deliver enterprise-level quality through our startup-minded team.

Respect

Exhibit respect through trust, openness, flexibility and honesty.

Teamwork

Bond through support, accountability collaboration in a goal-aligned environment.

Celebration

Embody a spirit of fun and take time to recognize accomplishments.

Action

Catalyze high-impact partnerships and initiatives to elevate Colorado’s tech economy.

Gratitude

Express appreciation and thanks in all we do.

We are tech
obsessed.

THE TEAM

Frannie Matthews

President & CEO

Monica Coughlin

Chief Operating Officer

Kelly Underell

Executive Director, Colorado Technology Foundation

Jason Delp

Corporate Development Director

Matt Wendel

Government + Industry Affairs Manager

Amber Iliev

Events + Volunteer Manager

Ahmed Hassan

Member Accounts Manager

Jade Marquez

Membership Operations Coordinator