Upcoming Events

Join us for June Biz Mix

Join us for the June Biz Mix!

Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Time: 5-7pm

Location: Home Collective, 6101 W. 38th Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

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Wine, Women & Wealth

Come join us for an evening of learning, networking wine (optional), appetizers and Fun! Doors Open at 6:00 for early networking! We just made some fun renovations to the Hot Rod Shop…can’t wait to show everyone!

Wine, Women & Wealth…

We are building a community of women who desire to take charge of their financial future, expand their knowledge and build their confidence regarding money and wealth. Amazing things happen when women team up and we’re excited about providing this opportunity to surround yourself with the best of the best! Grab a friend & join us!

What to expect:

• Meet amazing women, introduce yourself – your company or expand on how we can connect you with the resources/people you need.

• Have fun socializing and eat some goodies, drink some good wine (optional).

* We always have some type of learning component to our evening.

Please RSVP to ensure we have enough food & drink for everyone!

We will have networking from 6-6:30pm & the meeting will begin at 6:30.

Look forward to seeing you there!

Please let me know if you are interested in sponsoring part or all of one our our WWW Events.

Date: June 26, 6:30-8:30pm
Cost: FREE
Location: Seyfer Specialties
Address: 4509 Harlan Street, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Member: Five Ring Financial
Contact: tmseyfer@fiveringsfinancial.com, 720-231-0508


July 2018 Breakfast

*** Please RSVP for this meeting before 5pm on July 5 ***

Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Time: 7:00am-9:00am
Location: Wheat Ridge Recreation Center, 4005 Kipling St., Wheat Ridge, CO
Cost: $15 for WRBA Members and their guests, $18 for Non-members

Speaker: Ron Sandstrom, Jefferson County Assessor
Topic: “Meet Ron Sandstrom – Your Jefferson County Assessor”

You will learn:

  • How the process works in determining your business and residential property tax valuations.
  • How the TABOR (Tax Payers Bill of Rights) impacts you
  • Where Urban Renewal property taxes come from plus other facts you may not know

Meeting Sponsor: Larkin And Associates, Mike Larkin
Member Business Spotlight: TBA, TBA

July Speaker – Ron Sandstrom, Jefferson County Assessor

Ron Sandstrom has served as the elected Jefferson County Assessor for the past three years. Prior to 2015 he owned and operated his own company F & S Tax Consultants for 25 years representing property owners who had valuation disputes with county assessors across the state. He previously worked for three Fortune 500 Companies in both staff and management positions, the last of which was Coors Brewing Company. There he served as Tax Accounting Manager where his responsibilities included Property, Income (Federal & State) and Sales & Use Taxes across the entire United States.



Mom-Baby Open House at Lutheran Medical Center

Join us for an Open House at Lutheran Medical Center as we introduce our two new birth-center style rooms and celebrate our Baby-Friendly designation. Event is free and open to the public. Bring the family for a morning of celebration and fun!

–Tour our two remodeled birth-center style suites
–Ask our childbirth experts about birth options, lactation support and more!
–Have your car seat checked by Baby’s 1st Ride
–Enjoy Chair Massages from the Integrative Health Experts at Bridges Health and Wellness
–Enjoy arts and crafts for all ages
–Have your photo taken in our photo booth
–Kids can enjoy getting their face painted
–Food and beverages for attendees
–and more!

Event is free and open to the public. Registration in advance is appreciated to plan for food and beverage count.

To register, please click this link

Saturday, July 14 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Lutheran Medical Center
8300 W. 38th Ave.
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Cost: Free
Location: Lutheran Medical Center
Address: 8300 W. 38th Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Member: Lutheran Medical Center
Contact: elizabeth.baker@sclhs.net


No Meeting in August 2018

*** As always, there is No Meeting in August. Have a great Summer. We will see you at the August Biz Mix! ***




September 2018 Luncheon at Discovery Park

*** Please RSVP for this meeting before 5pm on September 6 ***
Please note the change of meeting time and location.

Date: Tuesday, September 6, 2018
Time: 11:00am-1:00pm ***Luncheon***
Location: Discovery Park, 3701 Johnson St., Wheat Ridge, CO (38th & Kipling)
Cost: $15 for WRBA Members and their guests, $18 for Non-members

Speaker: Amira Watters, Jeffco BRC
Topic: “Networking for Success!”

Amira Watters, Director of the Jefferson County Business Resource Center will lead a networking exercise that is guaranteed to create multiple opportunities for you to connect with seasoned and new members alike, while discovering unique ways to partner and support each other’s business!  Be prepared to engage and have “fun”!

Meeting Sponsor: Lutheran Medical Center, Lidsay Reinert
Member Business Spotlight: State Farm – Sue Ball, Home Collective – Liz Keltner

September Speaker – Amira Watters, Jeffco BRC


Amira Watters is the Executive Director of the Jefferson County Business Resource Center.  Jeffco BRC is a publicly funded, non-profit organization that provides free and low-cost business advising and education services and support to the small business community of Jefferson County.

She previously worked for the West Metro Chamber and has owned her own natural health coaching business – The Wild Flower “Nature’s Alternative” for the last 21 years.

Amira is passionate about helping people gain greater awareness and achieve their personal and professional goals.   She currently serves on multiple non-profit boards including her position as board advisor for WRBA.  Amira’s tagline and motto is “Always Happy to Help!”



Make Your Voice Heard!

WRBA is a member of the Jefferson County Business Lobby (JCBL). JCBL’s membership includes chambers of commerce and economic development organizations representing thousands of businesses in Jefferson County. JCBL’s membership includes executive leaders and board members from each respective organization focused on developing positions on legislation, crafting policy, and communicating with legislators on key issues.

As a part of membership in JCBL, all members of the WRBA are offered access to a unique grassroots advocacy system called “VoterVoice”. This system allows you, the voter to be notified when important issues come up, letting you know which elected officials to contact and voice your opinion. We encourage you to visit the JCBL site and sign up to receive notifications to stay informed. Many of issues you will be notified of pertain to you, the business owners of Jefferson County. This is a unique opportunity to collectively create impact on the issues discussed in legislative sessions, while letting our voice heard.

Sign up to be notified


Jeffco Business Resource Center Offers Resources for you!

Jeffco Business Resource Center (Jeffco BRC) offers workshops and events for both startup and seasoned businesses in Jefferson County. Many workshops are offered with FREE of charge. Please visit Jeffco BRC website to see the events they host and take advantage to grow your business.

View the Jeffco BRC Events Calendar >>


I belong to several chambers and networking groups, the WRBA is my favorite. They care about their members and made me feel comfortable starting with my first meeting.

Susie F