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School's...out...for...summer! And, we couldn't be more excited about a sunny forecast this week (note the picture of hail that piled up last Saturday). Get caught up with this week's skim of Montana business news below.   Tech company Figure in Bozeman’s Cannery District grows About a year after opening a Bozeman office, tech company Figure [ hiring ] plans to double its staff in the next year. With offices in...
Rain or shine (and it's looking more like rain than shine in Montana...sigh), the Memorial Day weekend is almost here! Get informed on what's happening across the state before heading into the weekend with this week's skim of Montana business news below. Figure Technologies in Helena luring engineers to Montana Figure Technologies ( hiring ), a San Francisco-based startup with offices in Helena and Bozeman, has been turning...
Apparently warmer days are just around the corner! Jump into the upcoming Mother's Day weekend with a huge appreciation for all the amazing, influential moms out there...and while also taking a quick minute to scan this week's skim of Montana business news below.  All 26 students graduate from new UM program with jobs at Missoula’s ATG Cognizant’s Advanced Technology Group hired 26 students who graduated from...
PHOTO CREDIT: HAZER LIVE We aren't so certain April "snow" showers bring May flowers. No matter, jump into May with this week's skim of Montana business news below. Missoula's Hellgate Venture Network celebrates 10 years of successful start-ups The Hellgate Venture Network celebrated its 10th anniversary recently, acknowledging a now-substantial history of monthly meetings and networking events for hundreds of Montana...
After a snow-filled winter, mud season has moved in. Stay dry...and get caught up with this week's skim of Montana business news below.  Bozeman-headquartered MyVillage raises $5.95M to make early child care accessible and affordable When it comes to early-childcare, MyVillage co-founder, Elizabeth Szymanski, said there’s three key traits to look for – affordability, high-quality care and availability....
It's official. Spring is here...and in the air! As the massive piles of snow begin to quickly melt away, get caught up with this week's skim of Montana business below. A high-tech high: State’s tech industry hits $2B mark with room to grow Montana companies that deal in high technology generated more than $2 billion in revenue last year and continued to grow nine times faster than the state’s overall economy, a new...
PHOTO CREDIT: HAZER LIVE Bitter cold. Bitter, not-so-sweet cold. Stay warm out there while we hit record lows across the state...and get caught up with this week's skim of Montana business news below. 2019 best tech startups in Montana The Tech Tribune staff has compiled a list of the very best tech startups in Montana. During the research process, they considered several factors including but not limited to: revenue...
PHOTO CREDIT: DAVID HEBERT PHOTOGRAPHY & DESIGN While welcoming the periodic blue skies and wishing for warmer temps, get caught up with this week's skim of Montana business news below. AdvicePay closes $2M crowdfunded seed extension funding round, launches enterprise version Bozeman-based AdvicePay ( hiring ), a fee-payment-processing platform designed exclusively for financial advisors, announced earlier...
PHOTO CREDIT: HAZER LIVE While braving these freezing cold temps (brrrrrr!), warm up and continue below to get caught up with this week's skim of Montana business news... Missoula companies awarded state grants to create 46 new high-wage Montana jobs Three Missoula companies are on track to be awarded a combined $345,000 in state grants to create 46 new, relatively high-paying jobs. The three companies —...
So. Much. Snow. And, in full disclosure, all this fresh powder has us sneaking out for a few turns today. Of course, not until after this week's skim of Montana business news is wrapped up and ready for you! Continue below for this week's skim. New FCR call center expected to open at Butte Plaza Mall and bring in 350 new Montana jobs News of the call center FCR ( hiring ) opening in the Butte Plaza Mall was...
Here's how much 2 businesses (First Interstate Bank, Ultra Graphics) are willing to pay to rename the arena at MetraPark First Interstate Bank ( hiring ) and Ultra Graphics ( hiring ) are willing to spend serious money to put their names and logos on MetraPark's arena. First Interstate made a bid for a 5-year contract, paying $175,000 per year for naming rights to the arena. Ultra Graphics proposed a 5-year contract...
Billings Public Library open to entrepreneurs The Billings Public Library is making moves to become a place for not only books, but for workforce and economic development. By collaborating with existing partnerships, the Billings Public Library helps train future workers in the Yellowstone Strengths Academy , a program created to address identified specific needs of employers in the Billings community. Given that Montana has...