We are excited to announce that Proximity has been named a 2018 Colorado Company to Watch, acknowledging the excellence, innovation, and influence of Proximity as a growing company in the state. Colorado Companies to Watch honors second stage companies that develop valuable products and services, create quality jobs, enrich communities, and create new industries throughout Colorado.
CEO Josh Freed says, “We are excited for this great honor from Colorado Companies to Watch and the State of Colorado. Proximity is proud to be headquartered in Colorado and to contribute to the local economy in multiple Western Colorado communities. This important recognition highlights our innovative platform of software and hardware which not only supports coworking spaces all over the world but plays a part in the economic impact that these spaces make in their communities.”
“We are pleased to recognize Proximity as one of Colorado’s 50 most innovative 2nd stage companies,” says Rick Ninneman, Colorado Companies to Watch Board Chairman. “These companies contribute significantly to the growth and economic independence of the state by developing new services and products, creating jobs, enriching communities and generating new industries.”
Proximity Space, Inc. (Proximity) is a western Colorado software company that makes the management of coworking spaces easy. What began as three coworking spaces has grown into a industry-leading, powerful platform of community-minded hardware and software that powers independently-owned coworking spaces across the world. The ever-growing Proximity Network of coworking spaces and location-neutral workers has defined the growing coworking industry. Proximity believes that connecting remote workers through physical, local spaces builds community, connection, and collaboration and that these connections are essential to the future of the modern workforce.
About Colorado Companies to Watch
Colorado Companies to Watch is an awards program honoring 2nd-stage companies headquartered in the state of Colorado. The 500 companies that have been honored since the program’s inception demonstrate high performance in the marketplace or exhibit innovative products or processes. The program is designed to seek businesses from a wide range of industries throughout the state, not just the major metropolitan areas. The 50 companies selected each year make an astounding impact on Colorado’s economy by collectively providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars in revenue. The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) launched the program in 2009 in conjunction with the Edward Lowe Foundation and valuable community partners from across Colorado.