Arvada Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to developing the catalytic leaders of the future to contribute to the success of local businesses and the community.

The Arvada Chamber of Commerce offers two exciting leadership programs: Leadership Bootcamp and Business Bootcamp. You can apply for either program or both. 

Partial scholarships are available! Please reach out to Samantha Geerdes at or call (303) 424-0313 and we can work with you on accommodations to attend.

Business Bootcamps coming this fall!

Please email for more information.

This weekly course is designed for small business owners/high-level executives who are looking to strengthen and grow their business, rise above the competition and create lasting change to benefit your business and employees. We will meet on Zoom for 90-minute sessions on the 1st, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month and in-person at Thrive Workplace West Arvada on the 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Sessions will be from 8:30 – 10:00 am.

Why Business Bootcamp?

The framework of Business Bootcamp includes the below three sections focused on different areas of leading a business. Each week, we’ll explore multiple topics led by experts in that field.*

  • Your Potential
    Sessions include Lean Leadership, Strategic Planning, Marketing & Communications, Networking and Technology
  • Your Process
    Sessions to include Business Challenges, Internal & External Liabilities and Financial Stability 
  • Your People
    Sessions to include Workplace Culture, Hiring & Retention, Upskilling and Human Resources

*Sessions subject to change based on speaker availability and needs of the Bootcamp participants. 

Space is limited to 30 people. Candidates for the program come from diverse backgrounds and each person contributes to the group dynamic. Participants must be able to commit the time needed for completion of the class, eager to learn and willing to get involved.


A selection committee will make the final determination based on applications submitted. If you have questions please call (303) 424-0313 or email To apply for this program please fill out the application here


The value of this program is over $2500, however due to a number of sponsorships and partnerships we are able to offer this program to participants at a discounted rate:

$500/Arvada Chamber Members

OR do both Leadership Bootcamp and Business Resiliency Bootcamp

$800/Arvada Chamber Members
$1000/ Non-members

Partial scholarships are available- please note your need for a scholarship in the application.

Participants will be given more information prior to submitting payment. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to (303) 424-0313 or email with any questions you may have!