News & Events for Thornton, CO

Seeking Business Commissioners

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

The Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission (BTAC) is a commission of the City Council made up of appointed representatives from Thornton's bus ... Read More

Nominate Your Favorite Thornton Business!

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

  The city of Thornton recognizes the importance of our business community and their investment in our city. We would l ... Read More

Now Accepting BIG Grant Applications!

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Thornton Business Improvement Grants (BIG), administered by the Thornton Office of Economic Development, are available to help fund business improveme ... Read More

$134 million outlet mall coming to Thornton

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Simon Property Group will construct a $134 million outlet mall in Thornton, with construction expected to begin in mid-2016. Click here for ... Read More

SBDC to Offer Affordable Business Classes in Thornton

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

The North Metro Denver SBDC in partnership with the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission presents:   HR When You Do Not Have an HR Depart ... Read More

City of Thornton adds Local Business Administrator

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

THORNTON, CO… The city of Thornton’s Office of Economic Development recently added Robin Martinez to their team as the new Local Business ... Read More

City of Thornton Recognizes Outstanding Local Businesses

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Winners of the City of Thornton’s 2015 Business Recognition Awards were announced on April 22, at the 28th annual Business Appreciation event. T ... Read More

Appliance Factory Outlet Expands in Thornton

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Appliance Factory & Mattress Kingdom is moving into the former Ultimate Electronics building at 84th Avenue and I-25 in Thornton. The space has sa ... Read More

Show Your Thornton Business Some LOVE!

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Your SHOP THORNTON FIRST BUSINESS PAGE is waiting!   Increase your web presence and customer base by adding photos, logos, and c ... Read More

Colorado SBDC, Minority Business Office and PTAC join together to assist businesses in procurement efforts

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

The Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC), the Colorado Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) and the Minority Business Offi ... Read More


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