Sep 29, 2016|Press Release

Montana Earns 6th Place in National Business Tax Climate Study

For the fourth straight year, Montana has earned a sixth place ranking in the Tax Foundation’s 2017 State Business Tax Climate Index. The annual study was released yesterday. Montana’s neighbors, Wyoming and South Dakota, were ranked first and second for states with the best business tax climate. “We’re proud of the work we’ve done to get Montana to this level,” …

Feb 27, 2015|Press Release

Bitterroot manufacturer named third annual Montana Manufacturer of the Year

The Montana Manufacturing Council (MMC), a subsidiary of the Montana Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the winner of the 2014 Montana Manufacturer of the Year award – Bitterroot Tool and Machine (BTM) of Stevensville.  “Their diversity in product line, commitment to employees and community, and ability to weather challenging economic times over the years exemplify an admirable, progressive …

Apr 4, 2013|Press Release

Spika Welding wins first Montana Manufacturer of the Year award

Tom Spika and Spika Welding received the first-ever “Manufacturer of the Year” award today in Helena. The award was presented by the Montana Manufacturing Council, a subsidiary of the Montana Chamber of Commerce, at the biennial Trade & Manufacturing Day at the Capitol. Governor Steve Bullock attended the presentation. “Spika Welding and Manufacturing is doing amazing work in the Heart …