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46 New Producers, Native American Pavilion Featured at 19th Annual Made in Montana Tradeshow

2016 Made in Montana Tradeshow

More than 145 craftspeople, food producers, artists, and entrepreneurs will kick off small business week at the Montana Department of Commerce during the 19th annual Made in Montana Tradeshow for Food and Gifts.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Governor Bullock Announces Exporter of the Year Award

2016 Exporter of the Year Awards

Governor Steve Bullock and the Montana District Export Council today announced the winner of the 2016 Governor’s Exporter of the Year Award, Montana Resources, LLC.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Montana-Made Commercial Lands ‘Outstanding Location’ Nomination

"This Land is Your Land" commercial screengrab

A television ad filmed in Montana is among five nominees for the Location Managers Guild International’s outstanding locations in a commercial award.

Monday, February 27, 2017

Governor Bullock Announces New Director of the Montana Department of Commerce

Governor praises Pam Haxby-Cote’s commitment to growing Montana’s economy, building communities, marketing Montana and creating jobs for hard-working Montanans

MONTANA – Montana Governor Steve Bullock today announced Pam Haxby-Cote will serve as the Director of the Montana Department of Commerce.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

16 Made in Montana Films Featured at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

HELENA, Mont. – Montana’s premiere non-fiction film event, the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, kicks off today in Missoula, which will feature 16 made-in-Montana documentaries.

Friday, February 17, 2017
Categories: Market MTFilm

Governor Bullock Listens to Tourism Industry Leaders in Helena

Governor Steve Bullock joined members of the Tourism Advisory Council for a meeting in Helena on Monday, Feb. 13.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Categories: Market MTTourism

New Research Allows Montana Tourism Leaders to Focus on Innovation

HELENA, Mont. – For the first time in a decade, the Montana Department of Commerce’s Office of Tourism and Business Development has commissioned research to provide actionable data about how to market the state and entice travelers to add Montana to their must-visit list.

Monday, February 13, 2017
Categories: Market MTTourism

Montana Small Business Development Centers Help Launch 73 New Companies

HELENA, Mont. – Small businesses across the state are sharing their success stories as the Montana Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network reflects on a productive year in which it helped to create or retain 616 jobs in Montana.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Governor Bullock Announces Funding to Grow Businesses, Create 74 New Jobs across Montana

MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock today announced $512,700 in grants to help businesses in five Montana communities, supporting the creation of 74 new jobs for hard-working Montanans and help Main Street Montana businesses plan for future growth.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Governor Bullock Announces Investments in Montana Tourism Communities

Funding will strengthen Montana’s economy and tourism infrastructure

MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock today announced $316,314 in funding for development and enhancement of tourism infrastructure in 11 Montana communities.

Friday, February 3, 2017

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