Jan 8, 2018|Press Release

Network and learn at Business Days at the Capitol

HELENA– Join the Montana Chamber of Commerce and other leaders from across the state Jan. 10-11 during the 18th annual Business Days at the Capitol. Events will be held at the Helena Civic Center and the Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel. This annual event held on the eve of the candidate filing brings together businesses, lawmakers and other …

Dec 19, 2017|Blog, News Alert, Press Release

Montana poll highlights voter priorities ahead of 2018 elections

HELENA– According to the 2017 Business-Base (B-Base) poll commissioned by the Montana Chamber of Commerce, Montana voter priorities for the next legislative session include controlling government spending, improving access to healthcare and increasing education funding. Twenty-two percent of Montana residents polled said their top priority is controlling government spending, while 20 percent cited improving access to healthcare and 16 percent …

Dec 14, 2017|Press Release

Winners of Fall High School Business Challenge Announced

HELENA– After eight weeks of managing and making a variety of business decisions, the winners of the 2017 Fall High School Business Challenge (HSBC) have been calculated. Poplar Team 14 ended with a final stock price of $156.95. This squad had the highest stock price gain, with an overall gain between quarters 4 and 8 of $122.87. Malta Team 1, …

Dec 11, 2017|Press Release

Fall competition heats up as High School Business Challenge draws to a close

HELENA– With one week remaining in the fall edition of the High School Business Challenge (HSBC), a team from Heritage Christian High School in Bozeman bested its competitors across the Treasure State during the seventh week of competition. The HSBC is an eight-week long business competition where teams of two to five students manage and make decisions for a company …

Nov 21, 2017|Press Release

Montana Chamber of Commerce statement on Nebraska PSC approving Keystone XL route

HELENA– On Monday, the Nebraska Public Service Commission approved an alternative route for TransCanada’s Keystone XL oil pipeline. The Montana Chamber of Commerce released the following statement. “This is exciting news, as the Keystone XL pipeline will enhance the energy sector that our state and North America needs, in addition to providing high-paying, local jobs for economic growth in Montana,” …