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Jul 20, 2021Edge of the Plains Documentary Official Trailer

Imagination, Resourcefulness and Grit | Entrepreneurship in Montana Rock31, powered by the Montana SBDC and Big Sky Economic Development announced today that they will release the film “Edge of the Plains” in select theaters across Montana this fall. Tickets are available at: The documentary showcases the inspiring stories of entrepreneurs across central and southeast Montana that turned more

Jul 20, 2021BSED Annual Meeting 2021

Please save the date, October 7, 2021 for our 2021 BSED Annual Meeting. Our Annual Meeting will be hosted at The Babcock Theater at 3:30 pm. Following our meeting, please join us for The Edge of the Plains Documentary Premiere Party on the street outside of The Babcock. We will premiere the documentary following the more

Jul 21, 2021BSED FY 22 Strategic Priorities

FY 22 STRATEGIC PRIORITIES DOWNLOAD BSED FY 22 STRATEGIC PRIORITIES “We Are” Aspirations  A thriving community that is safe and open for business, with a strong community well-being The top choice for talent and a place that succeeds at developing its workforce Attracting new private investment and job creation at an accelerated rate A destination more

Jun 21, 2021PTAC GovMatch 2021 (VIRTUAL) | Save the Date

SAVE THE DATE – REGISTRATION COMING SOON! Learn more HERE! First EVER Virtual GovMatch Event. Government Agencies need YOUR goods & services. Join this VIRTUAL event to meet buyers and learn how your business can sell to government agencies. ON YOUR SCHEDULE | FREE OF CHARGE | REGISTRATION REQUIRE

Jul 07, 2021BSED Attends MEDA Summer Conference

By: Steve Arveschoug | Executive Director The Montana Economic Developers Association (MEDA) gathered last week in Helena for our 2021 Summer Conference. This is the first time we have gathered in person in the last 15 months. It was indeed a pleasure to connect with my colleagues from across Montana (small town and city) in more

Jul 06, 2021Get to Know Steve Simonson!

Joining our Community Development Department is Steve Simonson! He answered a few questions to help us get to know him, check them out below! Please join us in welcoming Steve to the team! What town do you now call home?  Billings, MT   Where did you grow up?  Glendive, MT   Career background before joining the BSED more

Jun 22, 2021Demo Day Recap

Commencing the renovation of the historic Montana National Bank Building into the new home for the Rock31 Entrepreneur Center and Big Sky Economic Development! CHECK OUT THE VIDEO HERE! Today is another step in re-developing this downtown iconic building into a vibrant center for entrepreneur activity and economic development. This center will be “radically inclusive” more