TAG: Missoula Innovator

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Grunke column: Entrepreneurial Culture Taking Root in Missoula

In February 2014, the University of Montana will officially launch its new Blackstone LaunchPad program. Taken alone, this is big […]

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Grunke column: MEP Angel Network connecting entrepreneurs with capital

Anyone who has walked down Front Street in Missoula lately has probably noticed the massive, gleaming copper tanks and serpentine […]

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Missoula ranks 13th nationally in density of communications & IT startups

A study by the Kaufmann Foundation of Kansas City found that among all U.S. metro areas, Missoula had the 13th […]

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UM looks to stimulate economic growth through research

The University of Montana’s new vice president of research and scholarship, Scott Whittenberg, aims to grow the school’s focus on […]

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Blackstone Charitable Foundation Expands Campus Entrepreneurship Program to Montana

The Blackstone Charitable Foundation has announced it will provide $2 million to introduce entrepreneurship as a viable career option and […]

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Grunke column: UM business plan contest plants the seeds of entrepreneurship

What do an heirloom tomato production facility, a mobile social organizing app and a food delivery business have in common? […]

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Grunke column: Shared vision and individual effort will shape our economic future

Even if you don’t count yourself an expert in economic development, you’re probably aware of some of the greater success […]

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Missoula emerges as a big-data hub

With growing local companies and complementary programs developing at The University of Montana, the field of big-data analytics is emerging […]

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Grunke column: Innovation Initiative Helps Startups Survive

New business can drive the growth that ends recessions. Those aren’t my words; they’re the words of the Montana Department […]

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Panel advises Missoula small businesses to play to strengths, think outside the box

The Missoula Area Chamber of Commerce presented its 2013 State of Missoula Commerce Report on Jan. 22, with a group […]

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