• Next Gen Launches in Campbell County

    One of the many community outreach and civic projects that Energy Capital Economic Development participates in is the Next Generation Sector Partnership. This statewide effort launched its Campbell County partnership last week. The partnership's aim is to position industry professionals as the leaders in economic growth. To learn more about the project, read the Next Gen Press Release.

  • November Lunch & Learn

    Fraud can devastate a business in the blink of an eye. Learn about the threats from outside a business as well as the problems that can develop right under your nose.  Detective Jeremiah Wagner is a detective with some stories to tell, and ways to prevent threats.  Learn to identify the red flags of fraud.     RSVP ...

  • October Quarterly Breakfast

    Aerial Solutions hosts October Economic Development breakfast Business leaders are invited to Energy Capital Economic Development’s Quarterly Breakfast on Wednesday, Oct. 10. The breakfast is sponsored by Aerial Solutions of Wyoming and begins at 7 a.m. at the Energy Capital Enterprise Center, 345 Sinclair St. The event is free. Chris Leatherman, FAA certified drone operator and chief ...

  • Registration Open for Strengthening Economies Conference

    Registration is now open for the free Strengthening Economies in Wyoming: A Forum for Coal-Reliant Communities, which will be held at Cam-Plex Oct. 8 and 9. The slate of presenters includes Governor Matt Mead, Doug Matheney, Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Fuels, and Anne Hazelett, Assistant to the Secretary of U.S. Rural Development. The conference is designed ...

  • Innovate & Grow Conference 2018

    The Chamber's Innovate & Grow Conference 2018 is set for Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lakeway Learning Center in Gillette. The conference features six sessions, each offered twice. Participants can choose four to attend. Cost is $100 for Chamber members; $150 for others. For more information and to RSVP: Innovate_and_Grow_Flyer


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Campbell County population:

48,800

Median Income:

$80,000

Primary industries:

Energy (oil and gas, coal), medical, school district

Top five employers:

Campbell County School District; Peabody Energy; Thunder Basin Coal; Campbell County Health; Cloud Peak Energy

Tax Rate:

Personal income 0%; Corporate Income 0%; Sales Tax 5% (State 4% - County 2%)

Unemployment Rate:

4.7%


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