Mission Statement

To support the economic health of business with a skilled, knowledgeable and prepared workforce.


The Larimer County Workforce Investment Board:

  • Represents the community
  • Provides employer-led, strategic leadership
  • Convenes necessary partners to assist employers to find talent in existing and emerging industries
  • Assists residents to reach their fullest employment potential
  • Works with community resources

2012 Strategic Plan and Objectives

  • Strategic Objective #1 
    Focus
    – Increase WIB focus on workforce and economic trends through use of data and measurement of results.
     
  • Strategic Objective #2 
    Marketing
    - Increase visibility of WIB and Workforce Center services to business, labor, education, economic development, community, government and other stakeholders.
     
  • Strategic Objective #3 
    Partnerships
    – Strengthen alignment between business, labor, education, economic development, community, government and other partners to support a changing business environment.
     
  • Strategic Objective #4 
    Funding
    – Maximize sustainable funding for local WIB projects and initiatives.
     
  • Strategic Objective #5 
    Advocacy
    – Increase our collective voice to influence legislation and educate legislators.

WIB Special Report: Industries and Occupations Driving the Northern Colorado Economy
by Gary Horvath (2/2012)