• 2021 has brought several new changes to the Cortez Area Chamber including a change in the dues structure and sponsorship options. You can learn more about those HERE. Also be sure to check the member directory HERE to verify that your membership is current and that information listed is still accurate. 

  • The Cortez Area Chamber of Commerce has a new Executive Director. Please welcome Colton Black to his new role. You can learn more about him and his goals for the Chamber by clicking HERE.

  • Help us learn how we can better serve our local businesses take our BUSINESS SURVEY by clicking here: https://form.jotform.com/cortezchamber/business-survey

Our Mission Statement:

Strengthening Business to Promote a Prosperous Community

The Cortez Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership-driven organization focused on increasing and sustaining economic vitality in the Cortez Area and Montezuma County. Our mission is to strengthen business to promote a prosperous community.

Through membership services, the Chamber works to accomplish this mission by meeting a wide variety of member needs. These include: networking, advertising, education & training, small business resources and logistical support. In addition, the Chamber believes it is important to celebrate our members achievements which it does throughout the year.


Advocacy for members is key and, with hundreds of requests for information a year, the Chamber is well positioned to promote our members and the benefits of the Cortez Area.