Our Mission and Values
Boulder 2140 is an affiliate group of the Boulder Chamber that meets the needs and interests of a new generation of business professionals by investing in the community’s future leaders. A volunteer-driven group launched in February 2009, Boulder 2140 hosts over 40 events yearly for more than 1,000 young professionals in the Boulder area. Boulder 2140 hosts two to three events each month with a focus on professional development, philanthropy, and social and cultural opportunities.
To establish a community of young professionals dedicated to building and fostering relationships through professional development, philanthropic involvement, and cultural and social opportunities.
As a premier, community-focused organization, Boulder 2140 aims to develop Boulder’s young professionals into thought leaders, philanthropists and cultural advocates through relationship building and education.
Areas of Interest
Professional Development: Offering meaningful opportunities to enhance your career, Boulder 2140 hosts a monthly lunch series with an accomplished local business person and events to learn about the city and Boulder-based businesses through hands-on experiences. Speakers have included State Senator Rollie Heath, entrepreneur Doug Emerson of University Bicycles, and Pangea Organics Founder Joshua Onysko.
Philanthropy: Boulder 2140 is dedicated to local philanthropic activities that support community, environment and culture. Our goal is to create our own sense of community while developing the skills to be successful at giving back with integrity, empathy and simplicity. Partners have included Crayons to Calculators, Attention Homes, YWCA of Boulder County, and First Descents.
Social & Cultural Events: From a night at the Shakespeare Festival to a cocktail party at the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art remove home to monthly happy hours around town, Boulder 2140 plans events for members to get to know each other and engage in cultural activities.
If you’d like to be added to the Boulder 2140 email list or have questions about Boulder 2140, please contact Scott Ziemba at 303-938-2082. You do not have to be a Boulder Chamber member to get involved.