Gatherings that elevate, inspire, and connect

CTLF brings people together at a wide array of events from nationally known keynote speakers to fireside chats, roundtable discussions, and community and social events. Every CTLF event is designed to help leaders connect in meaningful ways and to grow as individuals, so that they are better equipped to lead and grow their companies.

Featured Event

October 4, 2022

23rd Annual CTLF CEO Forum

This year, the CEO Forum is proud to present Founder of Room to Read and renowned author and speaker, John Wood, along with Jeffrey Kleintop, Managing Director and Chief Global Strategist at Charles Schwab, for a morning of actionable insights and wisdom. 

For over 20 years, the CTLF CEO Forum has drawn the most influential business leaders in the region to gather, exchange ideas, and make powerful connections to propel their companies forward.

Anchored by top-tier keynote speakers, thought-provoking round table discussions, and exclusive networking opportunities, the CTLF CEO Forum connects owners, presidents, and CEOs with high-quality programming in an exclusive peer environment of likeminded business leaders and partners.

The CTLF CEO Forum is for CEOs, Presidents, and Owners by invitation only. 



Upcoming Events

October 21, 2022

Taste of CTLF

Virtual Event; 9am – 11 am

Join us for an interactive virtual gathering to experience what makes the Colorado Thought Leaders Forum a uniquely powerful community for business leaders to connect and grow. We help leaders unleash their potential by seeing themselves as designers of their leadership and life, and together, we’ll engage in a thoughtful conversation to help us think more deeply about how to create wellbeing, thriving, and abundance.

We’ll also get to know other leaders in an authentic, engaging way, while learning more about our culture and values, as well as impact-driven and community-centric opportunities and programs available through CTLF.


Register HERE


November 17, 2022

HEART for the Holidays

5 pm – 7 pm; Deep Roots Winery

The holiday season is the perfect time to celebrate the CTLF values of HEART.

Join us at Deep Roots Winery as we honor the 2022 HEART-Level Leadership Award winner – a CTLF member who embodies our core values.

Deep Roots Winery is a nationally recognized, family-owned and operated local vintner. Their exquisite wines and inviting atmosphere are the perfect backdrop to an evening of connection and camaraderie. Traditional German lagers from Bierstadt Lagerhaus will also be served.

CTLF Members: $65
Nonmembers: $80 

Learn more HERE


November 16, 2022 - April 19, 2023

Leadership Growth Experience

Virtual Gatherings

In this 6-session facilitated journey, you’ll deeply engage with peers around a variety of topics to help your leadership in the best way. As a participant, you’ll emerge with clarity and tools to help you move forward as a designer of your leadership and life. Members and non-members are welcome to attend.

For senior leaders, small business owners, and entrepreneurs.



“I’ve made valuable connections through CTLF events, and I recommend CTLF as a way for others to develop meaningful connections as well.”


“I’ve attended CTLF events for years. I love what CTLF does and I value heart in business.”


“The continued feedback when I bring someone to an event is ‘thank you for thinking of me and for introducing me to this organization’.”