Resident Advisor

Resident Advisor is the leading online electronic music magazine.

Established in 2001, RA publishes news, reviews, features and podcasts to an audience of two million monthly readers. Thousands of artist and label profiles—and even more user-generated event and club listings—have made RA an invaluable resource to both the clued-up music lover and the partygoer simply looking for a good night out. With offices in London, Berlin, Tokyo and Ibiza and contributors spanning the globe, RA covers anything and everything that is electronic music-related.


eTown is an exciting weekly radio broadcast heard from coast to coast on NPR, public and commercial stations. Every eTown show is taped in front of a live audience and features performances from many of today’s top musical artists as well as conversations and information about the world around us. At eTown, we build community through music.


Vision: ATLAS leads discovery and innovation at the intersection of technology and society.

Mission: We seek to better understand the interaction of people and ICT, and to help realize the full potential of that interaction.

ATLAS interdisciplinary programs help develop creative designers, critical thinkers, effective leaders, capable learners, innovative teachers and engaged global citizens.

Afterhours Anonymous

Since 2003, when AfterHours Anonymous began throwing events at Space Gallery, AA has been looking for new ways to help evolve the house/techno scene in the Mile High City.

Since December 2010, AA has welcomed names like Dixon, Visionquest, Radio Slave,  Plaslaiko, Tale of Us, Catz n Dogz, Maya Jane Coles and Max Cooper to various different warehouse, studios and clubs around Denver.

Mother Earth Sound System

Mother Earth Sound System is an electronic music event collective, formed of people who love all types of dance music and the community around sharing it. Founded in 1993 from the San Francisco bay area rave scene, we have since spread to Oregon, Los Angeles, and are now primarily based in Denver, Colorado. Since 1997, we have been doing free outdoor Full Moon Gatherings throughout the Rocky Mountains, as well as intimate indoor events that focus on eclectic, deep, quality dance music.

Boulder County Arts Alliance

BCAA acts as a catalyst to incubate, stimulate and sustain a thriving arts community in Boulder County. To achieve this mission, BCAA:

  • Ignites interest in the arts by promoting diverse art opportunities and supporting all performing, visual and emerging arts disciplines
  • Nurtures the arts by coordinating collaboration among and between the art disciplines and offering continuing professional development to improve business competencies
  • Fosters a culture of experimentation and innovation in all art forms.
  • Grows the financial capacities of our organizations and expands their financial connections and opportunities for earned income
  • Develops BCAA’s capacities and strategies to respond to tomorrow’s challenges

CU Environmental Center

The CU Environmental Center is the nation’s largest and most accomplished student-led center of its kind. By translating student leadership into action and engaging the campus community, the Center helps CU-Boulder to become a global leader in sustainability.

Hotel Boulderado

Victorian elegance surrounds you the moment you step through the door of Hotel Boulderado, a National Register Landmark and one of the National Trust’s Historic Hotels of America.

From our opening in 1909 to today, Hotel Boulderado has set the standard for Colorado luxury hotels and modern convenience with our guests. The stained-glass ceiling, cherry cantilevered staircase, and original tile floor of our lobby evoke visions of Colorado’s Victorian past, while breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountain foothills and our downtown shops and entertainment entice you to step out and explore all of the different Boulder attractions.

Liaison Artists

A San Francisco based, International Booking Agency representing the finest in Electronic Music.

Liaison Artists is a full service International Booking Agency based in San Francisco. We pride ourselves in representing the most up front, cutting edge, and exciting music in Electronic Music today.

We are an Artist driven Agency focused on guiding our clients to the realization of their professional and creative goals. Our team brings a combined 20 years Industry experience to the table and are experts in the field of touring and Artist Consulting services. Our expertise is not limited to North America as we have touring and press partners in place Worldwide to truly build an Act from the ground up and allow the Artist their creative space to excel.

Flatline Productions

Flatline has been bringing world class musicians, artists, and music to its fans for over 14 years.  Digging deep into the house and techno realms and a few things in between, the driving forces behind the company take great pride in providing memorable and exciting moments to their fans not only in Colorado, but throughout the country.

With many artists under their belt such as Maceo Plex, Justin Martin, Paco Osuna, Eats Everything, Maya Jane Coles, Matthew Dear, Claude Von Stroke, Soul Clap, and many more, audiences can always expect new and exciting opportunities to enjoy the music we all love.

Surefire Agency

Formed in 2006, Surefire Productions is an International organisation whose goal is to bring forward thinking music to the listeners around the globe. Headquartered in San Francisco, the company has partnered with many worldwide organizations to provide the highest quality events and promotions possible. Surefire spearheads an international promoters’ network and has offices in London and Berlin assisting other businesses in the booking, managing and planning of events.

Ridgeback Event Services

Here at Ridgeback Event Services, our goal is to help you, the customer, realize the full potential of your event. Be it staffing, planning or helping you get in touch with industry specialists, Ridgeback Event Services is here to take care of you. Headed by a team of music venue, festival and service industry professionals, we will work with you in order to ensure that you are given a competent staff of experienced, quality employees in any capacity that you require

Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery

At the Mountain Sun, Southern Sun and Vine Street Pubs and Breweries, our mission is to offer five-star service, fresh, high quality pub fare and finely crafted brews for affordable prices in an environment that’s comfortable like your living room. There will never be televisions at our pubs because we want our guests to meet and discuss the world in which we live or simply to play Scrabble. We maintained this mission at our newest eatery and taphouse, Under the Sun.  Centered around a wood-burning oven, our entree-driven menu is presented to you with the same love you’ve come to expect at one of our pubs.

We believe our approach to the service industry is unique and worth noticing. Your server today may be cooking your food tomorrow, or even managing. We all work as a team to bring you the best service, food and finely crafted beer we can.


Runa produces guayusa tea sourced from the Ecuadorian Amazon. Guayusa offers a clear, focused energy by balancing as much caffeine as one cup of coffee with twice the antioxidants of green tea.

We are creating a business that respects cultural traditions, supports small farmers, and helps the Amazon rainforest thrive. Runa inspires people to live a stimulating life and use their energy and imagination to create a better world.

Ear Candy Music

Ear Candy was founded in 1997 in Missoula, MT. Over the years, we’ve done a little (or a lot) of almost everything – we’re a community center, we play in bands, dj every weekend, have an absurd amount of event production and venue management under our belts, avidly attend music festivals, occasionally put out records, and even host the odd in-store performance. We sell a wide variety of records to people all over the world on a daily basis, and specialize in hip hop, many kinds of electronic music (house, idm, electro, bass music, etc), reggae & dub, funk & soul, disco, turntablist tools, and more.

Apex Movement

APEX Movement is America’s largest educational organization for parkour. With 5 locations and counting, we are at the forefront of innovative curriculum, systems, and training methods for parkour gyms.

Eco Products

Sustainable disposables sound like an oxymoron, but we live in a consumer culture where disposable products are ubiquitous. And they aren’t going away anytime soon. We see this as an incredible opportunity to help change the world—and more importantly, each of the local communities we serve—by making sustainable disposable products that shift an industry.

Green Ride Boulder

Green Ride Boulder is a locally-owned and operated business.
We are focused on resource sustainability and minimal environmental impact.

Impact HUB

Impact Hub Boulder provides a productive workspace, effective programming, and a collaborative network to accelerate our members’ efforts towards creating positive impact in the world. Become a member and enjoy our 10,000 square foot coworking space, professional and welcoming community, informative events, and many other benefits. Or drop-in for a trial day, rent a conference room, hold your event here, or simply stop by for a tour.


madelife is a launchpad for artists and entrepreneurs founded on mentorship and collaboration.

Our mission is to support and promote artists and creative entrepreneurs. We do this in numerous ways out of our 6000-square-foot store, gallery, black-box theater, sound studio, and collaborative workspace in Boulder, Colorado. We curate indie-modern goods and art from hundreds of local artists and designers, create and distribute our own line of art apparel and housewares, host monthly rotating art shows, produce live events and performances, record and produce video and music projects, and launch and accelerate creative careers through our unique apprenticeship program.

Our core values are collaboration, mentorship, honoring the uniqueness of each person, and the drive to help creative people be financially successful.

Southwest Airlines

The mission of Southwest Airlines is dedication to the highest quality of Customer Service delivered with a sense of warmth, friendliness, individual pride, and Company spirit.


Ride in Style with Uber!

Our friends over at Uber are providing $20 off a ride for new users to the Communikey Festival! To claim your discounted ride, please sign up for an Uber account by downloading the app to your iPhone or Android, and enter code CMKY under “Promotions.” Or just sign up at

Uber is a mobile app for your smartphone that connects you with private drivers ondemand. With the push of a button, a car will arrive within minutes and get you where you need to go!

Apollo Ink

Custom Screen Printing & Graphic Design – APOLLO INK will work with you personally to insure the fastest TURN TIME and BEST QUALITY possible.



All members of ICAS have spent years crafting unique festivals and events, each with its own identity grounded in strong local connections and context.

EU Commission Culture Programme

The Culture Programme has been established to enhance the cultural area shared by Europeans, which is based on a common cultural heritage, through the development of cooperation activities among cultural operators from eligible countries, with a view to encouraging the emergence of European citizenship.

Suerte Tequila

Award winning craft Tequila – 100% Tahona processed & produced in the highlands of Jalisco. Suerte. As Luck Would Have It.

Kind Snacks

There’s healthy. There’s tasty. Then there’s healthy and tasty. At KIND, we believe you deserve both—we call it our brAND philosophy. That’s why you’ll find all of our snacks are pretty much the nirvana of healthful tastiness. What began with just 8 bar varieties in 2004 has grown to over 22 bars and 6 Healthy Grains snackable clusters, and a multitude of new recipes being perfected and refined to our standards in the KIND kitchen.

Boulder B-Cycle

Boulder B-cycle is a local 501(c)(3) nonprofit formed to implement and operate a bike-share system in Boulder, Colorado. Together with our partners at the City of Boulder, we’re working hard to create a transportation solution that’s clean, green, healthy, sustainable—and lots of fun!

ORIGIN Magazine

ORIGIN is a national conscious culture print magazine bringing together artists, musicians, world leaders and nonprofits to promote humanitarianism, sustainability, art and social good initiatives shifting the planet for good. It is the of the highest selling magazines in Whole Foods and 39+ other national retailers.

Terrapin Care Station

Terrapin Care Station is CMKY’s favorite recreational marijuana dispensary! Enjoy all Colorado has to offer while you are here with the best prices in town!