Aug 2, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Montana Chamber Foundation releases State of Entrepreneurship report

KALISPELL–– On Thursday, the Montana Chamber Foundation released the State of Entrepreneurship report during the 13th annual Economic Update Series entitled Make Montana Home: Enticing Entrepreneurs. This study was completed by the Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the University of Montana and made possible by a grant from the Gianforte Family Foundation. The State of Entrepreneurship Report details …

Aug 1, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Kuntz Memorial Scholarship winner announced

HELENA– – The Montana Chamber Foundation awarded the third annual Kelly Kuntz Memorial Scholarship to Billings Skyview graduate Emily Pinnow. She is majoring in communications, with a business minor, at Whitworth University in Washington. The $2,000 scholarship is in memory of former Foundation board member, Kelly Kuntz. “I am very pleased to be awarded the Kelly Kuntz Memorial Scholarship,” Pinnow …

Jul 27, 2018|Press Release

Montana Chamber Presents Analysis on CCUS Technology

HELENA —The Montana Chamber of Commerce presented a report on Thursday before the meeting of the Montana Environmental Quality Council (EQC) on the potential benefits of additional research and development into Carbon Capture, Utilization & Sequestration, or CCUS. CCUS is a technology-based solution to decreasing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. “Montana is resource rich with a plentiful amount coal, but that …

Jul 25, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Montana Manufacturing Jobs Summit announced

Today we are excited to announce that U.S. Sen. Steve Daines, the Montana Manufacturing Association, the Manufacturing Alliance of the Kalispell Chamber of Commerce, the Montana Manufacturing Extension Center and the Montana Chamber Foundation are co-sponsoring the 2018 Montana Manufacturing Jobs Summit. The summit will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Kalispell on November 8-9, 2018. “Montana’s manufacturers are …

Jul 19, 2018|Press Release

Montana Chamber urges confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh

HELENA — After careful consideration, the Montana Chamber is supporting the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the United States. With the confirmation of Justice Neil Gorsuch, this is the second time the state chamber has endorsed a US Supreme Court nominee. The Montana Chamber thanks U.S. Sen. Steve Daines for his commitment to vote to …