BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Many participants of The OC Board have been members since its inception over two decades ago. The commitment of these member companies and their employees, on this all-volunteer organization, emphasizes the iron-clad commitment to the success of Colorado's business community.
As many entrepreneurs are aware, the desire for success is rooted from within. The Board members listed below are true intrapreneurs clearly eager to advance the idea that "a rising tide lifts all boats." Priding themselves on accessibility, please do not hesitate to reach out to them.
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Executive Director, Hispanic Contractors of Colorado
Favorite Business Quote: "Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
David H. Musgrave
Vice-Chair & Events Committee Chair
Favorite Business Quote: "Opportunities don't happen. You create them."
~ Chris Grosser
Favorite Business Quote: "Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations." ~ Steve Jobs
Marketing & Communications Committee Chair
Supplier Diversity Liaison, State Purchasing & Contracts Office, Colorado Department of Personnel & Administration
Favorite Business Quote: “The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” – Barack Obama
Favorite Business Quote: "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." ~ Margaret Mead
Sponsorship Committee Chair
Favorite Business Quote: “Do not go where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Director of the Division of Small Business Opportunity, Denver Economic Development & Opportunity, City and County of Denver
Favorite Business Quote: "Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you are right." ~ Henry Ford
Favorite Business Quote: "Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it's the courage to continue that counts"
~ Winston Churchill
Small Business Liaison Officer, Peraton
Favorite Business Quote: "Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen."
~ Michael Jordon
Favorite Business Quote: "A positive attitude gives you power over your circumstances instead of your circumstances having power over you."~ Joyce Meyer