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Governor Bullock Announces almost $1.4 Million in Funding to Create Jobs and Grow Main Street Businesses

Submit a Nomination for a Montana Tourism Award

These awards recognize outstanding accomplishments of the people, businesses, organizations and communities that strengthen Montana’s tourism and recreation industries. Nominations are open until February 16, 2020.

Upcoming Events for Montana Manufacturers

Can’t make it to the event? Send recruitment materials to
Jenni at MMEC and we’ll include them at our table!

CAN DO Podcast: Mayor John Engen on Missoula’s exploding entrepreneurship economy

A very informative and insightful conversation with the Missoula Mayor on how and why Missoula is a boom town.  Well worth a listen.  Arnie

Great Falls Development Authority February Business Education Calendar

Here are our upcoming educational events for business owners, managers, and professionals for February 2020:

A $100 Million Bet That Vacationland Can Be a Tech Hub, Too

If the effort succeeds, it could provide a template for the many American cities struggling to share in the nation’s prosperity.

Economic Outlook 2020: Butte-Silver Bow County, economic development officials predict banner year

Butte’s future is looking bright.

Federal Courts Allow Corporations to Tear Apart the Family Farm

Presidential candidates have some good plans for revitalizing rural America. But unless we restructure the Supreme Court, those proposals won’t get far.

“Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called ‘Alien,'” Sherri Davidoff, an MIT hacker turned cybersecurity CEO of LMG (Lake Missoula Group)

“We break into companies and write reports about it.”

How Missoula grows: City leaders have their say

The building boom has been good to some but not as good for others, so city leaders will be on the hook to make sure Missoula grows in a way that benefits everyone on the socioeconomic ladder.