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Big Sky Economic Development finalizes plans for Billings business incubator

In the early 1900s, entrepreneurs went to the Montana National Bank in Billings to request a loan to start their businesses. Soon, the building will serve a similar purpose but will become a hub for entrepreneurial connections, training and more. After receiving a $2 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration in 2019, Big more

Mountain Hot Tub receives SBA 2019 Veteran Owned Small Business of the Year Award

Mountain Hot Tub receives SBA 2019 Veteran Owned Small Business of the Year Award. “The Kings are community minded and passionate about assisting other Veterans throughout their community, working with Veteran organizations such as Bozeman’s Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation. Big Sky Finance is proud to have worked with the King’s on the construction of more

Sep 10, 2020Over $11 Million for Billings Infrastructure Project

U.S. SENATE – U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced the City of Billings will receive $11,656,765 in Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant funding for a major infrastructure project. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao called Daines with the good news this morning. “This BUILD grant funding will help modernize infrastructure in Billings, and more

Aug 10, 2020MT PTAC New Video

If you are a Montana company don’t miss this video from MT PTAC! “We are excited about it because it tells a terrific story about why government contracts can be a good business opportunity and how PTAC can support MT companies through their government contracting journey.” – Deanna Langman, PTAC Statewide Program Manager. Video created more

Apr 14, 2020Yellowstone County Economic Response & Recovery Website

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS SITE This new site was designed specifically for our business community to have a one-stop site for need-to-know information and credible resources. As our economy starts back up, this site will be updated regularly and provide the best information we, as your community partner, can access. We also want to hear more

Jul 15, 2020Governor Bullock Issues Mask Directive

Governor Steve Bullock today issued a directive requiring face coverings in certain indoor spaces and for certain organized outdoor activities in counties currently experiencing four or more active cases of COVID-19 to slow the spread of the virus in Montana. Governor Bullock issued the directive to require businesses, government offices and other indoor spaces open more

Jun 01, 2020JOIN OUR TEAM!

SBDC RESPONSE AND RECOVERY SENIOR BUSINESS ADVISOR LEARN MORE HERE Are you passionate about small businesses and their path to recovery? Do you thrive on collaboration and connecting with people? Do you desire to be part of an internationally accredited Economic Development team? Big Sky Economic Development is looking for an SBDC Response and Recovery Senior Business Advisor that will join more

May 14, 20202020 State of the Workforce Report: BillingsWorks Program

2020 BillingsWorks State of the Workforce Report  2020 BillingsWorks State of the Workforce Report Video BillingsWorks is proud to have completed its fifth State of the Workforce Report as a tool for the community’s use in making strategic decisions about our local workforce and economy. The BillingsWorks Workforce Council would like to thank the many more