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Big Sky EDA- Building Businesses and Creating Jobs in the Greater Billings, Montana area

Businesses assisted by MT PTAC have been successful in winning $93.6 million in federal, state, local and subcontract awards since August 2019

Since August 1st 2019 MT PTAC clients (all 7 locations statewide) have been successful in winning $93.6 million in federal, state, local and subcontract awards.

Big Sky Economic Development gets $2 million grant to renovate downtown Billings building

Big Sky Economic Development, Zoot Properties and other private partners are helping finance the project, according to a release from Big Sky EDA.

Big Sky Finance November 2019 Newsletter

From all of us here at Big Sky Finance, we want to thank our veteran small business owners and lending partners for your courage, duty, and sacrifice. We are grateful for your service, and we honor you!

Billings leaders make pitch in D.C. for $26 million road and trails grant

“This (project) would be a complete game-changer” for the city.”

Big Sky Finance September 2019 Newsletter

The servicing fee SBA charges borrowers on an annual basis has been reduced from 36.80 basis points to 32.05 basis points for loans approved during FY2020. 

Montana Career Opportunity – Controller – Big Sky Economic Development

Join our internationally accredited Economic Development Team! Big Sky Economic Development is looking for a Controller to manage the Big Sky Economic Development Authority and Big Sky Economic Development Corporation accounting and financial reporting functions….

Frontier Airlines returns to Billings

Amid cheers and free cookies, Frontier Airlines arrived at Billings Logan International Airport on Thursday afternoon for its first direct flight to Denver out of Billings.

Big Sky Finance Borrowers are Winners!

On May 2, 2019, the Montana Small Business Awards celebration was held in Great Falls at the Meadowlark Country Club.

Big Sky Economic Development aiming to buy downtown building

Zoot Enterprises, a multi-million dollar credit information analysis company started by Montana native Chris Nelson, knocked $750,000 of the purchase price of the building, effectively donating the amount to BSED. 

SBA 504 Loans are Worth the Wait! – Big Sky Finance

SBA 504 loans might take time and paperwork but in the end it will be worth the wait.   So why does it to take time and paperwork?