Aug 10, 2018|Press Release

Montana Chamber weighs in on November ballot measures

HELENA – The Montana Chamber of Commerce announces positions on the following ballot measures that have qualified for the upcoming election. These positions follow presentations by proponents and opponents, deliberation by the Board of Directors and analysis of the issues. All are weighed against the goals and objectives of Envision 2026, the 10-year strategic plan of the Montana Chamber, including …

Aug 3, 2018|Press Release

Glacier Bank, PacificSource Health Plans lead after Day One of Governors’ Cup Golf Tournament

KALISPELL — After the first day of play in the 30th edition of the Governors’ Cup Golf Tournament in the Flathead, Glacier Bank and PacificSource Health Plans lead the field in lowest gross and lowest net. The Governors’ Cup is the largest business sporting event in the state, sponsored by the Montana Chamber Foundation. The lowest net and lowest gross …

Aug 3, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Judy Martz Women in Leadership Fund

KALISPELL — The Montana Chamber Foundation announced on Thursday the creation of a fund to enhance Montana’s future women leaders — the Judy Martz “Women in Leadership” grant. The first award will be presented at the 2019 Governors’ Cup Golf Tournament. The grant (up to $5,000) will be awarded annually thereafter to a woman to enhance her educational, professional or …

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 …