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 […]


Grunke Column: Big Data Means Big Opportunity for Missoula Businesses

Last month, together with Blackfoot Telecommunications and the Montana Technology Enterprise Center, we announced a partnership to bring gigabit broadband […]


Gigabit broadband brings opportunity for innovation at MonTEC

On August 26, 2013, the Partnership announced a project with Blackfoot Telecommunications and Montana Technology Enterprise Center (MonTEC) to support […]


Partnership, Blackfoot and MonTEC work together to boost economic development

August 26, 2013 — Missoula, Mont. — The leading companies of tomorrow need the best technology of today. That’s the […]


The promising future of clean tech in Missoula

Clean technology is one of the industry sectors targeted by Missoula Economic Partnership. Board Secretary, Jean Curtiss, writes about the […]


MonTEC open for Missoula entrepreneurs

Economic strategists want Missoula to keep its entrepreneurs, so they found both physical and virtual spaces for networking. The Missoula […]

Missoula’s Innovation Initiative: shortening the entrepreneurial curve

The distance between drawing board and groundbreaking product or service has never been short, nor has the line been straight. […]

Innovation-based economic development

As one of the main strategies of Missoula’s Best Place Project and the Missoula Economic Partnership, “innovation-based economic development” is […]

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