Read more stories about
Montana Office of Tourism & Economic Development >>

MATR Sponsor:


MATR Supporters:

Big Sky Economic Development Trust Fund - Training helps local Bozeman, Montana businesses to grow while staying productive

February 8, 2017View for printing

Bringing more jobs to a growing Bozeman is about more than just money needed for salaries, but when asked what else local businesses needed to be successful, one answer stood out.

"The answer came back, from the group of people who are most knowledgeable is, 'we need some training here, so that we're not spending all of our money sending people out to get trained and they may or may not come back, or train someone in-house which takes someone else off of that widget to come train this person to do that', so we need some kind of a training curriculum," said Britt Fontenot, City of Bozeman economic development director.

OnXMaps https://www.onxmaps.com/ is the latest grant recipient from Big Sky Economic Development Trust Fund http://marketmt.com/BSTF . The digital mapping company is based out of Missoula and creates maps to show different ownership and terrain of lands utilized by outdoor enthusiasts.

By Lena Blietz - MTN News

Full Story: http://www.kbzk.com/story/34450737/t ... -productive
No reader comments so far. Be the first to comment by clicking the button below.





Reprinted under the Fair Use doctrine of international copyright law. Full copyright retained by the original publication. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, this material is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.


E-mail this page to a friend!