Derrek Jerred Receives Designation of Certified Economic Developer

Cheyenne, WY (March 18, 2021) – Derrek Jerred, Director of Business Attraction at Cheyenne LEADS, Cheyenne, WY earned the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD), a national recognition that denotes a mastery of skills in economic development, professional attainment and a commitment to personal and professional growth.  The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) administered CEcD […]

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Dr. Elsey’s Wyoming Production Facility is complete

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Dr. Elsey’s, a veterinarian-owned cat product brand, has completed their production facility. Located at Swan Ranch in Cheyenne, Wyoming, the brand’s new facility offers closer access to the source of silver sodium bentonite clay and better access to the railroad system used for product transportation.“At 180,000 square feet, the new production facility, […]

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Cheyenne LEADS is searching for their next Director of Business Retention & Expansion

Position Title: Director of Business Retention & ExpansionDepartment: Business Retention & ExpansionPosition reports to: Betsey Hale CEcD, CEOSubmit resume to: Rachelle Zimmerman at rachellez@cheyenneleads.org Application Deadline: February 12, 2021 General Purpose of PositionTo develop, organize, and implement the organization’s Business Retention and Expansion program. To assist the CEO, Board of Directors and Committees in completing […]

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Cheyenne LEADS Names New Director of Business Attraction

Cheyenne-Laramie County Cheyenne LEADS, the economic development organization for Cheyenne and Laramie County, is pleased to announce that Derrek Jerred has been named Director of Business Attraction. The position will focus on planning, organizing, and implementing programs and projects that support the attraction, relocation, and expansion of domestic and international businesses to the community. A […]

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Betsey Hale Receives Designation of Certified Economic Developer from the International Economic Development Council

Cheyenne, WY – Betsey Hale, CEO of Cheyenne LEADS, Cheyenne, WY earned the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD), a national recognition that denotes a mastery of skills in economic development, professional attainment and a commitment to personal and professional growth.  The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) administered the first ever Virtual CEcD Exam on […]

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Green House Data Expands Services, Footprint, Rebrands as Lunavi

Cheyenne, WY and Denver – September 21, 2020 – Green House Data, a leading provider of digital transformation consulting and managed IT services, is rebranding to unify its recently acquired companies and nine locations throughout North America under one brand name – Lunavi. The new name reflects the company’s growth and unique ability to provide end-to-end solutions that span from […]

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Wyoming regulators approve state’s first crypto bank

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Gordon has issued the following statement after the Wyoming Banking Division voted today to approve Kraken’s application to create the world’s first Special Purpose Depository Institution (SPDI). “Today Wyoming became the first U.S. state to approve a banking charter for digital assets. Wyoming’s new charter will allow those using digital assets, like […]

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Cheyenne LEADS Celebrates Magpul Industries during Economic Development Week

Cheyenne, Wyoming (May 6, 2020) – Cheyenne LEADS is pleased to announce that Magpul Industries is making a difference in Cheyenne and Laramie County.   Magpul Industries moved its manufacturing, warehousing and distribution functions to Cheyenne in March of 2014.  When Magpul announced their move to Cheyenne in 2013 the company expected to employ approximately […]

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Greater Cheyenne COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund Announced

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Forward Greater Cheyenne and the City of Cheyenne have partnered to meet the urgent needs of our community with the creation of the Greater Cheyenne COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund. Visit www.forwardgreatercheyenne.org/greater-cheyenne-covid-19 to donate. Applications to apply for relief will open to the public Monday, April 13th. This collaborative effort […]

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Cheyenne LEADS Announces New CEO

Cheyenne, Wyoming (March 10, 2020) – Brian Heithoff, Cheyenne LEADS Chairman of the Board is pleased to announce that Betsey Hale has been named as the new CEO of Cheyenne LEADS.  Hale currently serves as the President of Three Rivers Development Corporation located in Corning, NY.  Three Rivers is a 54-year-old economic and community development […]

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