AC-REP to Host Inaugural State of the Region Event on March 4

U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper and Economist Patty Silverstein to Speak at Regional Business Event

, Colo., February 9, 2021 – Adams County Regional Economic Partnership (AC-REP) is set to host its inaugural State of the Region event on March 4, 2021, from 8 to 9:30 a.m., online.

Featured speakers include U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper, who will discuss his new role and priorities to represent Colorado at the nation’s capital, and highly esteemed Colorado Economist Patty Silverstein, who will present the 2021 Economic Forecast for Colorado and the Region.

At the event, AC-REP plans to highlight the regional economy and partnerships in Adams County and the metro-north area. Further, the gathering of area business, economic development, and government leaders will honor the successes of our communities and the resiliency of the area’s business and healthcare facilities in response to the extraordinary challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Because AC-REP is a member-driven organization, we’re poised to engage and focus on challenging regional issues,” said Tom Stone, VP of Procurement for Adolfson & Peterson Construction and AC-REP Board Chair. “State of the Region will celebrate the support of our members, give a glimpse of where the economy is headed, and share how AC-REP is advancing new, impactful initiatives under its strategic plan.”

The event is open to AC-REP members and partners, the business community, and the public. Registration details can be found at

Annual Title Sponsors of State of the Region are Great Western Petroleum, United Power, and Xcel Energy.


About Adams County Regional Economic Partnership
Adams County Regional Economic Partnership (AC-REP) is a public/private, nonprofit organization that drives inclusive economic growth and job creation, supports businesses, and is an economic champion for the north metro region as a leading global location for business. AC-REP leads four Core Strategies: Economic Development & Placemaking; Business Advocacy & Public Policy; Membership Development & Engagement; and Marketing, Branding & Communications. For more information and updates, see our website or follow us on Twitter.