Helena Business Education Roundtable – Sept. 30

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Helena Tourism Business Education Roundtable

Friday, Sept. 30, 2016
7:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Radisson Colonial Hotel
2301 Colonial Drive
Helena, MT  59601

You are cordially invited to a breakfast forum to discuss and learn more about our state’s tourism industry with southwest Montana businesses and leaders.

Breakfast service will begin promptly at 7:15 a.m. Opening remarks will begin shortly before 7:30 a.m. We hope to see you there!!

Please RSVP no later than Friday, Sept. 23

Submit RSVP or Regrets to:
Dax Schieffer
Voices of Montana Tourism
406.539.1026
Dax@VoicesOfTourism.com

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Why you should attend: Because policy decisions affect our state’s multi-billion dollar tourism industry and it is important to be informed of the facts around the value of tourism for all Montana families.  Many industries directly and indirectly benefit from a healthy and strong tourism industry.  Your attendance lets you hear from people in your community on the importance of tourism and for you to share your thoughts on solutions for all Montanans.   

This event sponsored in part by:

– Montana Restaurant Association
– Helena Tourism Alliance
– Southwest Montana
– Montana Lodging & Hospitality Association
– Valley Bank of Helena
– Comfort Suites Helena – Town Pump Hotel Group

Kalispell Business Education Roundtable – October 6

Posted by: on Sep 26, 2016 in Upcoming Events | No Comments

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Kalispell Tourism Business Education Roundtable

Thursday, October 6, 2016
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn
1840 U.S. 93 S.
Kalispell, MT  59901

Voices of Montana Tourism and partners have been having meaningful community conversations across the state with Glasgow, Great Falls and Butte so far with positive feedback from attendees. Not only are people surprised by the historical economic data and trends for their area, community leaders, business owners and legislative candidates also discuss solutions for the future.

We expect to keep the momentum in the Flathead Valley next week and hope you can join us.  You are cordially invited to a lunch forum to discuss and learn more about our state’s tourism industry with Glacier Country and Flathead Valley businesses and leaders.

Lunch service will begin promptly at 12:00 p.m. We hope to see you there!!

Please RSVP no later than this week for an accurate lunch count.

Submit RSVP or Regrets to:
Dax Schieffer
Voices of Montana Tourism
406.539.1026
Dax@VoicesOfTourism.com

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Why you should attend: Because policy decisions affect our state’s multi-billion dollar tourism industry and it is important to be informed of the facts around the value of tourism for all Montana families.  Many industries directly and indirectly benefit from a healthy and strong tourism industry.  Your attendance lets you hear from people in your community on the importance of tourism and for you to share your thoughts on solutions for all Montanans.   

This event sponsored in part by:

– Montana Restaurant Association
– Kalispell TBID
– Glacier Country Tourism
– Montana Lodging & Hospitality Association
– Glacier Bank
– Explore Whitefish

Missoula Tourism Business Education Roundtable – October 7

Posted by: on Sep 25, 2016 in Upcoming Events | No Comments

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Missoula Tourism Business Education Roundtable

Friday, October 7, 2016
7:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Missoula-Edgewater
100 Madison
Missoula, MT  59802

You are cordially invited to a breakfast forum to discuss and learn more about our state’s tourism industry with Glacier Country and Missoula Montana businesses and leaders.

Breakfast service will begin promptly at 7:15 a.m. with opening remarks starting at 7:30 a.m. We hope to see you there!!

Submit RSVP or Regrets to:
Dax Schieffer
Voices of Montana Tourism
406.539.1026
Dax@VoicesOfTourism.com

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Why you should attend: Because policy decisions affect our state’s multi-billion dollar tourism industry and it is important to be informed of the facts around the value of tourism for all Montana families.  Many industries directly and indirectly benefit from a healthy and strong tourism industry.  Your attendance lets you hear from people in your community on the importance of tourism and for you to share your thoughts on solutions for all Montanans.   

This event sponsored in part by:

– Montana Restaurant Association
– Missoula TBID
– Glacier Country Tourism
– Montana Lodging & Hospitality Association
– Glacier Bank
– Destination Missoula

Billings Tourism Business Education Roundtable – Oct. 11

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Billings Tourism Business Education Roundtable

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
7:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
The Northern Hotel
19 North Broadway
Billings, MT  59101

You are cordially invited to a breakfast forum to discuss and learn more about our state’s tourism industry with Southeast Montana and Billings businesses and leaders.

Breakfast service will begin promptly at 7:15 a.m. with opening remarks starting at 7:30 a.m. We hope to see you there!!

Please RSVP no later than Monday, October 3

Submit RSVP or Regrets to:
Dax Schieffer
Voices of Montana Tourism
406.539.1026
Dax@VoicesOfTourism.com

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Why you should attend: Because policy decisions affect our state’s multi-billion dollar tourism industry and it is important to be informed of the facts around the value of tourism for all Montana families.  Many industries directly and indirectly benefit from a healthy and strong tourism industry.  Your attendance lets you hear from people in your community on the importance of tourism and for you to share your thoughts on solutions for all Montanans.   

This event sponsored in part by:

– Visit Billings
– First Interstate Bank – Billings Region
– Montana Restaurant Association
– Southeast Montana
– Montana Lodging & Hospitality Association
– Western Security Bank of Billings

MT Lodging & Hospitality Association Tourism Conference & Trade Show, Oct. 24-26, Fairmont Hot Springs

Posted by: on Aug 15, 2016 in Upcoming Events | No Comments

This is the can’t miss event if you are one of the fortunate to be part of the hospitality and lodging industry in Montana.  The annual conference features professional speakers, excellent networking opportunities and the chance to work with the best industry vendors in the marketplace.  There are also Sales and Marketing professional development opportunities at the event.

More details available at MLHA Webpage.

 

Bozeman Tourism Business Education Roundtable – Oct. 27

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Bozeman Tourism Business Education Roundtable

Thursday, October 27 2016
7:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
The Grantree Inn
1325 N. 7th Ave.
Bozeman, MT  59715
You are cordially invited to a breakfast forum to discuss and learn more about our state’s tourism industry with Yellowstone Country and Bozeman businesses and leaders.

Breakfast service will begin promptly at 7:15 a.m. with opening remarks starting at 7:30 a.m. We hope to see you there!!

Please RSVP no later than Tuesday, October 18
Submit RSVP or Regrets to:
Dax Schieffer
Voices of Montana Tourism
406.539.1026
Dax@VoicesOfTourism.com
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Why you should attend: Because policy decisions affect our state’s multi-billion dollar tourism industry and it is important to be informed of the facts around the value of tourism for all Montana families.  Many industries directly and indirectly benefit from a healthy and strong tourism industry.  Your attendance lets you hear from people in your community on the importance of tourism and for you to share your thoughts on solutions for all Montanans.   

This event sponsored in part by:
– Bozeman TBID
– Big Sky Western Bank
– Montana Restaurant Association
– Yellowstone Country
– Montana Lodging & Hospitality Association
– Big Sky Resort

Manufacturing and International Trade Day, May 29

Posted by: on May 2, 2014 in Upcoming Events | No Comments

The Montana Chamber of Commerce is hosting their annual Manufacturing & International Trade Day, May 29, at the Holiday Inn Bozeman.

Governor Steve Bullock is scheduled to attend and present awards including  Exporter of the Year and  Manufacturer of the Year. U.S. Senator Jon Tester is also scheduled to speak.

For more information and to register visit the Chamber’s Manufacturing and International Trade Day event page.

Since 2012, travel has been our nation’s #1 service export with nearly 67 million international arrivals to the U.S. and international traveler spending (export receipts) totaling almost $130 billion that year.

To see how the nearly $370 million spent by international travelers to Montana in 2012 compared to our state’s commodity exports that year, check out our fact sheet, 2012 MT Exports Summary (Mar 29, 2013).

For the first time, tourism was formally recognized, along with environmental consulting and computer services, as one of Montana’s top service exports in the Main Street Montana Project report published April 4. Check out our latest e-update for more information at Voices Industry e-Update for April 2014.

 

 

 

 

 

Legislator and Candidate Breakfast Roundtable in Kalispell, May 22

Posted by: on Apr 28, 2014 in Upcoming Events | No Comments

Are you a state legislator or candidate in the Kalispell/Flathead area and want to learn more about our state’s multi-billion dollar tourism industry?

Do you have a stake in the health of our state’s tourism industry and want to help educate and shape perceptions of tourism?

Voices of MT Tourism, along with other leading tourism organizations, will hold a roundtable discussion in Kalispell, Thursday, May 22, 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 am, at the Hilton Garden Inn.

In the coming weeks, you can expect additional information about this event including our guest speakers & presenters, participating & sponsor organizations, as well as how you might RSVP.

Save the Date! notice: http://us4.campaign-archive2.com/?u=0fa4df9a7bf724eb093fd27eb&id=2a753403f8&e=

Leadership Montana Signature Event in Helena, Sept. 26-27

Posted by: on Aug 29, 2013 in Upcoming Events | No Comments

Registration is still open for the 2013 Leadership Montana Signature Event in Helena on September 26-27! Visit the Leadership Montana website to learn more about the event and register!

Leadership Montana is a collaboration of business leaders, community members, higher education and government coming together to form a strong partnership for the betterment of Montana. Leadership Montana offers participants a program that develops leadership skills and offers personal growth and reflection. Participants gain an awareness of state issues and build powerful personal connections with their classmates and a network of committed alumni.

 

Montana Economic Development Summit: Sept. 16-17

Posted by: on Jun 5, 2013 in Upcoming Events | No Comments

Senator Max Baucus is hosting the 6th Montana Economic Development Summit September 16th and 17th in Butte, Montana. Keynote speakers include Sheryl Sandberg, Jim McNerney, Safra Catz, Elon Musk, and Ryan Lance, and the event is expected to attract 3000 business, community, organization and thought leaders.

The goal is simple: boost our state’s economy by finding Montana solutions for Montana jobs. By working together toward this common goal we can find the solutions necessary to make Montana an even better place to live, work and raise a family.

Full details are available on the Montana Economic Development Summit website.