Welcome to the new Billings Chamber of Commerce blog! Here we’ll post updates to projects we’re working on, LiNK Magazine articles, event updates and more. Check in often to further your connection with the Billings Chamber.



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  After a year of turbulence, the Billings Chamber is thrilled to celebrate 2021 Small Business Appreciation Week May 3rd- 7th. Small businesses are crucial to the local economy: there are more than 30.7 million of them in the United … Continued


Earlier this month, Kevin Ploehn, Director of Aviation and Transit for the City of Billings shared an updated with the Billings Chamber Major Investor Network and Air Service Committee. The Airport Renovation and Expansion project is well underway, with additional … Continued


BY JENNIFER REISER, CCE, IOM CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER Membership organizations strive to provide meaningful value for your investment. The Billings Chamber is committed to building relationships with our members through ongoing interactions. Our hope is that we add to your … Continued



HEATHER MCDOWELL VP LEGAL, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS • US REGION AT SIBANYE-STILLWATER BOARD MEMBER, FINANCE COMMITTEE AND DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION COMMITTEES Your first job? I grew up on a ranch in Bridger and was moving sprinkler pipe and cows … Continued


  POSITION: MARKETING SPECIALIST, VISIT SOUTHEAST MONTANA Tell us about your photo. My favorite thing to do is spend time with my dogs! We make it a priority to get outside for a walk or run every day to enjoy … Continued


When we asked our membership last June about policy priorities for the 2021 Legislative Session, Public Safety was in the top 3. It was not a surprise. Anecdotally we hear from members tired of reading about another murder, wondering when … Continued


The Billings Chamber of Commerce was recognized last week with four national awards for outstanding programs and communications, including; Honorable Mention for “Smart Design, Safer Spaces” as an Outstanding Chamber Program, Third Place for their e-newsletters, First Place for their … Continued