Montana makes list of top 10 states with the brightest futures for Millennials
To identify the states offering the greatest opportunities for those looking to start or grow their careers, Expert Market evaluated six factors to gauge which states are recovering better from the recession: unemployment, GDP per capita, startup density, house value, new entrepreneurs, and household income. Montana earned an overall ranking of 6th place while North Dakota took top ranking.
Bozeman Micropolitan Area the fastest growing in the nation
Census data released in 2016 ranks Bozeman No. 1 in the nation for micropolitan area population growth from July 1, 2014 to July 1, 2015. The area's estimated population grew from 97,276 people to 100,739 people, or approximately 3.6 percent.
City of Bozeman launches new online tool for site selection
Bozeman ZoningCheck helps business owners evaluate their options for starting or relocating their business in Bozeman by showing where their type of project is authorized.
Spark R&D announces expansion upon 10-year anniversary
Spark R&D, the Bozeman-based splitboard binding manufacturer, has finalized the purchase of the industrial building it has been working out of for the past five years. Spark R&D finalized the purchase in March, and were able to occupy the entire building on September 1. With this expansion, they have 12,000 square feet of office, warehouse, and shop space. In 2011, Owner and Chief Designer Will Ritter was named Prospera Business Network’s Entrepreneur of the Year. The company now employees 36 full and part time employees including six graduates of the Montana State University (MSU) engineering program.