TecNet Billings will hold its next networking get-together on June 8 at the Parsec Data Center’s parking lot, 3470 Gabel Road, Billings, where Cenium Networks will host a barbecue. Join information technology professionals for socializing and networking. Anyone interested in attending is welcome, but please RSVP by emailing tecnet@ arrow solutions group. com or calling 406 839-9118.

The Montana Farm Bureau Summer Conference theme “MFBF: United for Agriculture” will be held June


The Montana Manufacturing Extension Center is inviting  Montana manufacturers to the Innovate Montana Symposium 2017, July 12-13 in Billings at the DoubleTree Inn.  The event includes lots of workshops, breakout sessions, special guests, one-on-one meetings, and peer networking for manufacturers. Topics of interest include technology and automation, cybersecurity, and exit planning, among many others.  For more information go to: https://innovatemontana.leadpages.co/

  • How secure is your business? Big Sky Economic Development is hosting an event aimed at giving business owners some of the risks they face and possible actions to take to better secure their business on Wednesday, March 22, 7:30 am to 2 pm at the Double Tree by Hilton, 3rd Floor, in Billings. There is no cost to attend but registration is required. Speakers include David Wallace, Surveillance One, and Special Agent Nicholas Seedall, FBI. It includes 12 breakout sessions. To register
  • The Yellowstone Art Museum will host an informative session on the essentials of protecting copyright and intellectual property rights. The session is designed for artists, writers, and other creative professionals, but all are welcome. ìKnow Your Rights: Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights for Artistsî will be presented by attorneys Bob Griffin, Shalise Zobel, and Isaac Potter from Crowley Fleck PLLP and Billings attorney Jennifer L. Webber of WEBBERpllc. Digital

The Billings Chamber of Commerce announced the 2017 winners of the Billings Chamber Business Excellence Awards. The 2017 winners are:  

Billings Federal Credit Union Employer of the Year - Harvey Singh, Singh Contracting; Outward Media Group;

Seva Kitchen - Business Person of the Year

Leif Welhaven, EEC  - Customer Service Excellence

DeDe Stoner, First Federal Bank and Trust - Supervisor/Manager of the Year