Cheyenne LEADS Hires Marketing Manager

Rebecca Sanchez was hired as the Marketing Manager for Cheyenne LEADS, with her first day in the office being February 1. Rebecca returned to Wyoming to join LEADS after completing a master’s degree from Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas. During her time at Tarleton, she worked as the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources […]

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2024 Annual Meeting & Banquet – Cheyenne LEADS

CHEYENNE, Wyoming (January 30, 2024) – Cheyenne LEADS is pleased to announce Former Governor David Freudenthal will be the guest speaker at this year’s Annual Membership Meeting & Banquet to be held on Friday, April 12, 2024 at Little America in Cheyenne. No-host cocktails start at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:00 p.m. Dave […]

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Cheyenne LEADS Hires Operations Manager

Melissa Lightfoot was hired as the Cheyenne LEADS’ Operations Manager. Her first day in the LEADS’ office was December 1. Melissa comes to LEADS after a 16-year career with Crete Carrier Corporation. Her responsibilities included the company’s account with Walmart and the numerous Distribution Centers in the region. Melissa oversaw two assistant managers, 15 associates […]

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UMC Technology Ltd. to Break Ground on New Facility

Ground Breaking – Fourth Generation New Zealand family-owned engineering technology company Cheyenne, Wyoming (November 27, 2023) – UMC Technology Ltd. (UMC), a fencing and wire machinery manufacturer, celebrating 90 years in business, will hold a groundbreaking at the North Range Business Park located west of Cheyenne on Wednesday, November 29, 2023.  After the decision was […]

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Cheyenne LEADS 34th Annual Golf Tournament

Cheyenne LEADS is scheduled to hold their 34th Annual Golf Tournament on August 15, 2023 at the Cheyenne Country Club. Event Schedule: Registration Begins: 8:00 a.m.Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Shotgun Start: 9:00 a.m.Lunch & Awards: 1:30 p.m.Limited to 27 teams – no exceptions $600 foursome ($150 individual)Breakfast & Lunch w/drinksGift from Cheyenne LEADSGolf Cart […]

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On June 13, 2023, Steel Tubing Manufacturer, Searing Industries held its ribbon cutting for major expansion.

CHEYENNE, Wyoming (June 14, 2023) – Steel tubing manufacturer, Searing Industries, located at 5310 Clear Creek Parkway in Cheyenne, Wyoming celebrated the completion of a third expansion with a ribbon cutting on June 13, 2023.  The expansion added 80,000 square feet to the facility.   “Wyoming has proven to be an exceptional location for Searing,” […]

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Searing Industries to hold ribbon cutting for major expansion on June 13, 2023

CHEYENNE, Wyoming (May 12, 2023) – Steel tubing manufacturer, Searing Industries, located in the Cheyenne Logistics Hub will celebrate the completion of a third expansion with a ribbon cutting on June 13, 2023.  The expansion will add 80,000 square feet to the facility.   “Wyoming has proven to be an exceptional location for Searing,” said […]

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Cheyenne LEADS Announces 2023 Economic Development Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEReleased by Rachelle ZimmermanCheyenne LEADSDirector of Marketing and Business AttractionRachellez@cheyenneleads.org307-638-6000  Cheyenne LEADS Announces 2023 Economic Development Week Cheyenne, WY (May 2, 2022) Cheyenne LEADS will mark May 8-12, 2023, as National Economic Development Week. During this week, communities across North America celebrate and recognize the contributions made by professional economic developers to create more economically […]

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Governor Advances Phase 2 of Wyoming Innovative Partnership Initiative for Workforce Enhancement

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon has announced that he has advanced the second phase of the Wyoming Innovation Partnership (WIP), a workforce enhancement initiative that will improve opportunities for Wyoming residents to boost their incomes by receiving training and earning degrees in high-growth fields. He awarded more than $26 million in total funding, which was […]

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Western Interstate Hydrogen Hub Submits Application for U.S. Department of Energy Funding Grant

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (April 10, 2023) — The Western Interstate Hydrogen Hub LLC (WIH2) submitted an application last week for a $1.25 billion grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to advance the hydrogen economy in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. The submission is in response to the DOE’s Regional Clean Hydrogen Hubs (H2Hubs) […]

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