Archive for November, 2008

Supporting Economic Development in Hamilton

RCEDA would like to thank the City of Hamilton for their continued support to RCEDA as we provide the tools entrepreneurs and small business needs to create, expand, and maintain strong, healthy companies with good paying jobs in Ravalli County and the City of Hamilton.

Affordable benefit plan seminar for employers

December 9, from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM a seminar on “Benefits You Can Afford to Give” will be sponsored by the Bitterroot Job Service Workforce Center (JSEC). Benefit plans and the positive impact they have on your business and employees will be discussed along with many other topics. Please see the flyer for more details. Speakers are Jane Foster with Edward Jones and Adam Sangster with Apex Human Resource.

During the Ravalli Business And Expansion (BEAR) meetings with local business owners our teams always hear about the concern and frustration the businesses have in tyring to put benefit plans together for More >

Commissioner of Higher Education recommends no to Bitterroot Valley Community College

The Commissioner of Higher Education recommends that the Bitterroot Community College be denied. In a draft 184 page report of the Bitterroot Valley Community College (BVCC) District Proposal ITEM 141-104-R1108 | OCHE Analysis of Proposed Bitterroot Valley Community College the Commissioner’s section 2.4 Conclusion reads in part:

It is important to recognize that the trustees-elect in Ravalli County have had to engage in these planning activities without two critical assets: the expertise of an administrative team of community college professionals directed to do this work and a budget to support environmental scanning and data-driven planning. Given the voluminous and detailed documents prepared More >

Economic Develoment Support in Ravalli County

RCEDA would like to thank Missoula Federal Credit Union for their continued support to RCEDA as we provide the tools entrepreneurs and small business needs to create, expand, and maintain strong, healthy companies with good paying jobs in Ravalli County.