montana business assistance connection

MENTORING COMPANIES
TO MAXIMIZE POTENTIAL AND
GAIN ACCESS TO CAPITAL

Lewis & Clark Brewery
helena, montana

montana business assistance connection

MENTORING COMPANIES

TO MAXIMIZE POTENTIAL AND

GAIN ACCESS TO CAPITAL

Edge Marketing + Design
helena, montana

the mbac region:

Lewis and Clark, Broadwater, and Meagher Counties

67,000

people

42,000

employed workers

3,500

businesses

top 10 fastest growing

private sector industry clusters

Demographics

Population of Helena

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OPEN » AmeriCorps Planning Grant Coordinator

The position funded by this planning grant will work closely with the Governor’s Office of Community Service, MBAC and Montana Economic Developers Association to investigate the creation of a state wide Economic Opportunity Corps (EOC). The EOC will work with regional...

OPEN » Community and Economic Development Coordinator

MBAC is looking for a dynamic, self-starting professional to join the Montana Business Assistance Connection (MBAC) team as a Community and Economic Development Coordinator. MBAC works to catalyze community and business projects throughout the MBAC/Gateway Region:...

Introducing New Staff – Summer 2021

Charmayne Kaminski,Loan OfficerCharmayne Kaminski joins the MBAC team as a Loan Officer. Charmayne grew up in Helena and received her Bachelor of Science Degree from Montana State University – Bozeman. She has worked in the banking industry for over a decade as a...

Request for Proposal – Lincoln, MT Community Master Plan

  RFP Summary. MBAC is currently working with the community of Lincoln, Montana, on a downtown master plan. The community is requesting the assistance of a qualified firm to develop a master plan to guide local decision-makers, ensuring that the community can grow...

FILLED » Rural Community Development Coordinator

The MBAC/GEDD Rural Community Development Coordinator is a full-time position that will work in Broadwater and Meagher Counties and report to and assists the MBAC Executive Director. This position promotes economic vitality in the rural communities of White Sulphur...

FILLED » MBAC Loan Officer

The MBAC Loan Officer is a full-time position that will report to and assist the MBAC Director of Lending with promoting, managing and growing a commercial and alternative energy loan portfolio using revolving loan funds ("RLF") comprised of federal, state, county,...

Memories Leading to the Future for Showdown Montana

One of Katie Boedecker’s first memories of growing up in Showdown Montana is waking up to the sound of ski boots trudging through the lodge. Katie’s family has owned and operated the Showdown ski area for almost half a century. Living in Showdown allowed her to learn...

Welcome Helena WINS Director: McKinley Winkle

McKinley Winkle,Helena WINS Director McKinley Winkle is a Helena native and attended Capital High School before graduating from Montana State with honors in 2020. McKinley received a B.S in Business Marketing as well as cheered and served on the Student Athlete...

MBAC Welcomes New Staff

Anne Pichette, Community Development Manager Raised in Helena, Anne Pichette has been working in State and local government positions for nearly two decades. In addition to her degree in economics, she has been working in community and economic development...

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