Aug 17, 2017|Headlines, Press Release

Montana Chamber welcomes Boeing Helena site expansion for 777X

HELENA– The Montana Chamber welcomed today’s unveiling of The Boeing Company’s 90,000 square-foot expansion of its site in Helena. Now more than 257,000 square-feet, Boeing Helena and its 150 employees have distinguished themselves as a key part of Boeing’s supply chain, specializing in complex machining of hard metals for Boeing Commercial Airplanes 737, 747, 767, and 787 airplane models – and …

Aug 14, 2017|News Alert, Press Release

Chamber releases 2017 Voting Review of legislators and Governor

HELENA– The Montana Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present the 2017 Voting Review for the 65th Regular Session of the Montana Legislature and the Governor. This review is the most comprehensive look at the business and economic issues addressed during the 88-day session. Our prior voting reviews have been nationally recognized as a model for other state and local …

Aug 9, 2017|News Alert, Press Release

Chamber members named to Health Care Price Transparency Subcommitte

HELENA– On Wednesday, 15 people were selected to serve on a subcommittee for the Children, Families, Health and Human Services Interim Committee that will examine matters related to transparency in health care pricing. Three of the selected members were nominated by the Montana Chamber of Commerce. These nominees included: EBMS, Inc. president Kevin Larson who is representing an unaffiliated employer; …

Aug 2, 2017|Press Release

Hundreds flock to Flathead Valley for Governors’ Cup

KALISPELL – The 29th annual Montana Chamber and Governors’ Cup golf tournament wrapped up July 29 in the Flathead Valley. After the two-day competition Glacier Bank earned first place gross score team honors with a low score of 113 and Perceptive Software earned first place net score team honors of 98.90. “Once again we had tremendous support from sponsors and …

Aug 2, 2017|Press Release

Economic Update hits on Montana’s growth and infrastructure

HELENA—The Montana Chamber Foundation (MCF) wrapped up its summer 2017 Economic Update series last week in Kalispell. Starting July 25, MCF traveled to seven cities, focusing on infrastructure and updating the state’s economic projections. “We put on the annual Economic Update to keep track of Montana’s economy,” MCF Executive Director Webb Brown said. “We confirmed this year that the economy …