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Business Membership Application

The undersigned organization/individual hereby applies for membership in the Cheyenne-Laramie County Corporation for Economic Development, subject to the by-laws of the Corporation, for the calendar year specified.

Pay Membership Dues

Organization Name: required

Industry: required



Street or P.O. Box: required

City: required

State: required

Zip Code: required


We would like to designate, until further notice, that our contact person for all matters relating to Cheyenne LEADS will be:
(In the case of a total membership contribution of $10,000 or more, we also designate this person to serve on the Board of Directors on our behalf.)

Full Name: required

Title: required

Phone: required


Email: required


1) Annual membership investment is calculated based on your number of FTE* (Full Time Equivalent) employees in Cheyenne and Laramie County.

1-5 Employees $318
6-9 Employees $403
10-14 Employees $648
15-19 Employees $878
20-29 Employees $1,248
30-39 Employees $1,650
40+ $2,580

There are additional membership opportunities to support Economic Development:

Economic Development Partner: $3,000 – $4,900
Economic Development Builder: $5,000 – $7,499
Economic Development Innovator: $7,500 – $9,000
Economic Development Leader: $10,000+

2) The following structure is used to determine business membership level.

In the case of any matters requiring a vote of the membership, each member shall have a number of votes determined by their membership dues (including any additional contributions made) during the current membership year according to the following:

Class 1: $125-999 – 1 vote
Class 2: $1,000-2,499 – 2 votes
Class 3: $2,500-4,999 – 3 votes
Class 4: $5,000-$9,999 – 4 votes
Class 5: $10,000+ – 5 votes

3) Class 5 membership earns an appointed member to the Cheyenne LEADS Board of Directors for the duration of the Class 5 membership. If your business is interested in this level of membership, we ask that you contact our office for additional information prior to submitting your application.

Number of FTE employees: required

Total Membership Amount: required

*Definition of full-time employee (FTE) or equivalent

An FTE represents one person who works primarily within Cheyenne or Laramie County 40 hours per week. If you have four part time employees you have 2 FTE.

**Businesses are only obligated to pay dues for their first 200 FTE employees, but may pay more to further support local economic development efforts.