Category Archives: News & Events

Wyoming Infrastructure Authority Energy Conference

Energy Conferences * Fall Energy Conference hosted by the WIA Board of Directors: The Wyoming Infrastructure Authority gives notice that it will hold a public meeting on October 4-5, 2016 in Gillette, Wyoming. There will be a luncheon served on October 4th and a networking reception at 5:00pm on the same day. This is a public…
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Inventing Ideas Today for Tomorrow’s Market

If you’re an inventor or entrepreneur, head to Gillette College on October 1 to take part in a Wyoming tradition, U.S. Senator Mike Enzi’s annual Inventors Conference. “In today's rapidly changing marketplace, I am committed to helping Wyoming's small business owners and inventors succeed,” Enzi said. “That means bringing information about the patent process, business planning, funding…
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Special News from Cloud Peak Energy

Comment Period Open Until July 5th on OSM’s Draft Environmental Assessment of the Spring Creek Mine’s Previously Permitted Mining Plan As part of their ongoing campaign to stop coal mining, the Wild Earth Guardians, in one of many legal actions in several different jurisdictions, managed to get a District Court judge in Montana to issue…
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“From Worker to Leader What DO I Need to Know?

Are you a manger, foreman, or team leader? Are you in a position to supervise your friends at work? Do you know the skills needed to really succeed as a leader? Learn time management, communication, delegation, how to give praise and correction, and how to create and achieve business goals Join Timberline Training on June…
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No New Electricity Tax Rally

Before heading to the BLM public meeting on May 17th be sure to swing by the Stop New Energy Taxes Rally and Public Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Casper Events Center. If you need a ride, the Powder River Transportation has generously donated a bus from Gillette to Casper and back. Call Michelle Butler…
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Now’s The Time to Start Your Business

Energy Capital Economic Development is hosting a “Now’s the Time to Start Your Business” seminar on Monday, May 16th from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  located at the Energy  Capital Business Center, 345 Sinclair St. Individuals interested in starting, selling, or buying a business will begin the day with inspiring stories from local entrepreneurs who…
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2016 Campbell County Chamber of Commerce’s Governor’s Luncheon

Chamber of Commerce Annual Governor’s Luncheon Wednesday, April 27, noon, at CAM-PLEX Energy Hall. Governor Matt Mead will discuss Wyoming issues and answer questions about the recent legislative session. Tickets are $45 but Chamber members will receive a $10 per ticket discount. Contact GailL@gillettechamber.com for more information. http://www.gillettechamber.com/
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Plan Released for Attracting New Business to Northeast Wyoming

Business representatives from Sheridan, Johnson and Campbell counties have a plan to inject new life into the region’s faltering economy. The Northeast Wyoming Growth Alliance will have an office in Buffalo but will rely on a network of individuals and companies in Sheridan, Gillette and the neighboring areas to promote existing companies and attract new…
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State Land and Investment Board approves $1.24m Energy Capital ED grant

On January 21th the State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approved Energy Capital Economic Development’s Business Ready Community grant for $1.24 million and $280,000 loan to purchase property located at 345 Sinclair St. By acquiring this property, Energy Capital Economic Development is able to have office space available immediately to help in recruiting efforts of…
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Commissioner Garry Becker elected Commissioner Chair

During the Tuesday Commissioner's meeting, Commissioner Garry Becker was elected to chair the Campbell County Commissioners for the next year.  We look forward to working with the Commissioners over the next year to help make Campbell County a great community. http://www.gillettenewsrecord.com/news/article_681b66f6-e3a4-5278-a402-1e487bcabe77.html
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