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The Montana Governor's Office of Economic Development is the state's lead organization to help businesses succeed in our state.

Millennials making the move to Montana

"We’re the number one state for start ups, where people can start a business here and we’ve been the best place for start ups for the last three years." Andy Shirtliff, The Small Business Advocate for Choose Montana.

It just keeps getting better. Main Street Montana Conference, 7/13-14, Billings, Montana

We just added the opportunity to tour two innovative Montana businesses before the conference gets going on Wednesday, July 13!

Venture Capital Investor Will Price will be a featured panelist at the 2016 Innovate Montana Symposium on July 13th & 14th in Billings, MT.

Will is the founder and managing partner at Next Frontier Capital located in Bozeman, MT. He will be sharing his insights and ideas on find opportunities for innovation and growth in business, industry, and community.

Montana State University Faculty and Students are creating their dream classrooms to solve real problems

If you want to hear more about Design Sandbox for Engaged Learning, plan to attend the Innovate Montana Symposium on July 13-14. Particpants from DSEL will be giving a presentation at Growing Montana Makers at the Northern Hotel on July 13 and also talking in a breakout session, Playing in the Sandbox: Collaborative Entrepreneurship, on July 14th at 10:00 am at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.

Special invite to Meet Angela Martinez, EDA Regional Director in Billings July 13 – 14

This luncheon will feature Angela Martinez, the newly appointed Regional Director of the Economic Development Administration.

Innovate Montana – Main Street Montana Project Peer- To-Peer Symposium, 7/13-14,

The Innovate Montana Symposium will focus on highlighting change and innovation in Montana’s small business climate.

Join me at the Innovate Montana Symposium in July

This is the second of three symposiums being held across the state and will showcase how Montana’s small businesses are changing and innovating, creating good-paying jobs, and strengthening our economy in the 21st century marketplace.

Register Now! Main Street Montana Project Peer-to-Peer Symposium Series July 13 and 14.

The Innovate Montana Symposium will focus on highlighting change and innovation in Montana’s small business climate, enabling them to grow and expand, create more good-paying jobs for Montanans, and strengthen our economy.

Montana’s women paving entrepreneurial path

"there’s no better place to start a new business."

Governor Bullock on Latest Montana Tax Ranking: It’s Important That We Keep Making Responsible Financial Decisions Governor highlights report ranking Montana as third lowest tax rates in the nation

"Montana is experiencing tremendous economic growth in industries across the state and it’s important that we keep making responsible financial decisions. Our tax system is just another reason why Montana remains the best place in the country to live, work, raise a family, or start a business."