Wyoming-Asia Pacific Trade Office ribbon-cutting ceremony

Monday, November 05, 2018

  Wyoming-Asia Pacific Trade Office ribbon-cutting ceremony including Governor Matt Mead, Wyoming Senate President Eli Bebout, Wyoming Business Council CEO Shawn Reese, trade office Director Chester Chu and Taiwan...
Proposed tax could garner $50M

Sunday, November 04, 2018

The Joint Revenue Interim Committee has voted to draft a bill that would raise statewide sales tax by half a percent and distribute that revenue...
Wyoming producers seek Taiwanese buyers

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Four Wyoming agriculture companies are meeting potential buyers and exploring market opportunities in Taiwan as part of the Wyoming Business Council’s ongoing international trade mission...
Business Council accepting startup grant applications

Monday, October 29, 2018

The Wyoming Business Council launched applications for two new grant programs aimed at helping startups in Wyoming thrive. The programs are an outcome of economic diversification legislation passed...
Women's Council seeks nominations for Entrepreneur Award

Friday, October 26, 2018

The Wyoming Council for Women (WCW) is accepting nominations for the Woman Entrepreneur Award until Nov. 1.  The Council developed the brand-new Entrepreneur Award to recognize and support female-owned businesses in...
State board approves six community grants

Thursday, October 25, 2018

The State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approved six of the seven Business Ready Community (BRC) grant requests presented during its quarterly meeting in Cheyenne. Board meeting...
Wyoming companies to celebrate Manufacturing Day

Thursday, October 04, 2018

The 2018 National Manufacturing Day is Oct. 5, and Wyoming companies are hosting events and opening their doors to the public to celebrate.  The manufacturing industry faces significant...
Welcoming Your Input!

Sunday, September 30, 2018

The JOCO First Board of Directors is asking for your input. The BMCC facility had over 33,000 people walk through the facility’s doors in 2017....
Buffalo wetlands get inventoried

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Phil Gonzales stood on a dirt path as his eyes scanned the landscape for birds and other wildlife. He and a team of over 20 volunteers...
Eads named facilities director

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Johnson County has found its new facilities director. David Eads, who has decades of experience in electrical work, construction, maintenance, HVAC, plumbing and personnel management has...
Press Release

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

MID-AMERICA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL SELECTS 2018 BOB ADY SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS COLUMBUS, OH, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018: The Mid-America Economic Development Council board of directors recently selected the...
Longmire 2018 rides off into the sunset

Friday, September 14, 2018

Longmire Days has come and gone for the year but not before making some big impacts on two charities. “Everyone said that it went really smooth,...
Firms thrive on crowdfunding

Monday, September 10, 2018

Freedom from old-style loans, link to buyers, offer advantages to small businesses. Crowdfunding — seeking money from many people before a product goes to market —...
Californian Coinbase is Back in Wyoming!

Monday, September 03, 2018

The famous San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase returned to the US state of Wyoming. The announcement was made on July 4 via a blog post. According to...
Mountain Meadow Wool showcases at White House

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Mountain Meadow Wool joined President Donald J. Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, members of the administration and White House staff for a Made in America Product Showcase. President...
Hummingbird health

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Weighing in at about half of what a nickel weighs, the diminutive Broad-tailed hummingbird annually migrates more than 1,000 miles from Wyoming and the Rocky...
I Made Money, But Where Did it Go?

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Cash flow issues seem to be a concern for many small businesses. They often stem from a limited understanding of the components of cash flow...
Bringing Blockchain to the Cowboy State

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Caitlin Long's campaign to make Wyoming more fintech friendly Caitlin Long ’94 left Wyoming for Harvard Law School and the career on Wall Street that followed,...
State of the Cities 2018

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Each year, mayors across the nation detail their vision for their city’s future in a seminal address—their state of the city speech. These speeches have...
Gov. Mead authorizes $5 million loan to keep WyoTech open

Monday, August 06, 2018

Gov. Matt Mead authorized a loan of up to $5 million to DBJJDM Enterprises for the operation of WyoTech Institute in Laramie.  "The community of Laramie, state legislators, education leaders and others worked with...
Wyoming Business Council hires Broadband Manager

Friday, August 03, 2018

The Wyoming Business Council has hired Russell Elliott, a business operations professional and telecommunications expert with an M.B.A, as the new Broadband Manager for the state of...
Here is Why A Diverse Economy is Critical

Thursday, August 02, 2018

Economic diversification is the best way to position Wyoming for the future. It is the way to lessen the harsh effects of mineral commodity bust cycles....
Business Council tackles rural internet access

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Doing business in rural Wyoming has its advantages — the wide-open spaces, slower pace of life and easy access to outdoor adventures are attractive fringe benefits that are hard to come by. Still, it isn't always easy,...
More than food at the BDA Farmer's Market

Monday, July 30, 2018

Whether you’re looking for ceramics, soap or strawberries, odds are pretty good that you will find what you’re looking for at the Buffalo Farmers Market,...
Livestock judging 101

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Merlin Ranch was a busy place this past weekend as it hosted the 4-H livestock judging competition. Tressa Lawrence, a 4-H livestock judging coach,  said...
Dusty Tuckness

Monday, July 23, 2018

Some of Wyoming's biggest rodeos are held in July, from the Cody Stampede Rodeo to the Sheridan WYO Rodeo to the daddy of 'em all, Cheyenne Frontier Days™. Take a...
Branding, barbed wire and blockchain

Thursday, July 12, 2018

EVILS TOWER, Wyoming - Barbed wire fences cut across the grassy prairie of Campstool Ranch, stretching out under the watchful gaze of Devils Tower National Monument...
Spotlight on Buffalo

Friday, June 22, 2018

Buffalo will be spotlighted as True West magazine’s “True West Town” in the July 2018 issue, according to Executive Editor Bob Boze Bell. Because True West...
Sheriff retires after 36 years in law enforcement

Thursday, June 21, 2018

After 46 years in law enforcement, Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek is turning in his badge. Kozisek will not to seek re-election. Kozisek’s career began in Newcastle...
Foundation raises $40K

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

More than 200 people raised $40,000 for conservation efforts during the annual Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation banquet held May 5 at the Bomber Mountain Civic...
ENDOW: Sustainable Harvest

Friday, June 15, 2018

Wyoming's ag future is bright. Within our ag community there is a strong ethic of stewardship for Wyoming's land, air and water accompanied by a...
Spotlight on Buffalo

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Buffalo will be spotlighted as True West magazine’s “True West Town” in the July 2018 issue, according to Executive Editor Bob Boze Bell. Because True West...
The friendly radiologist

Friday, June 01, 2018

Years from now, Linda Matthews will likely be best remembered as the founder of the mammography departments at the Johnson County Healthcare Center and Sheridan...
Industrial Space for Rent

Friday, June 01, 2018

Industrial Space for Rent in Buffalo Steel Building 1.5 Acres 3,200 square feet Act Fast!  Please call: 307-620-1123
Business Council launches wind service company directory

Monday, May 28, 2018

The Wyoming Business Council has officially launched the Wyoming Wind Energy Service Company Directory, a website designed to help Wyoming service companies connect with wind developers.   Service companies located in Wyoming are encouraged...