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Boeing CEO Slated for Butte Confab

Boeing CEO Jim McNerney will join the list of headliners for the sixth Montana Economic Development Summit Sept. 16-17 at Montana Tech. McNerney was announced Wednesday by U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., who is spearheading the conference. Baucus will be in Butte on Thursday to make another announcement related to the summit. Wednesday marked the… Read more »

Facebook Executive to Headline Montana Economic Development Summit

MISSOULA — Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer, will headline the 2013 Montana Economic Development Summit, U.S. Sen. Max Baucus announced Thursday. Sandberg will be the headliner for the summit in September at the Montana Technology Enterprise Center in Butte. “When it comes to big names, they don’t get much bigger than Sheryl Sandberg and… Read more »

Civic Leaders Talk About Economic Issues in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS – City, county, and state leaders gathered at Great Falls International Airport on Wednesday to talk about how to solve some of the area’s biggest economic problems. About 20 civic leaders joined U.S. Senator Max Baucus to discuss the issues during what he calls his “Montana Solutions Job Tour.” Topics included housing, infrastructure,… Read more »

Baucus Announces Head of Global Software Giant Oracle to Headline Summit

U.S. Senator Max Baucus stopped in Bozeman Tuesday for his ‘Montana Solutions Jobs Tour’, bringing big news for the economy. He announced the head of the global software giant Oracle is set to headline the Montana Economic Development Summit in Butte. Oracle began working in Montana in 2011 when it purchased Bozeman-based “Right Now Technologies.”… Read more »

Baucus Gets Ideas From Regional Business Officials

U.S. Sen. Max Baucus announced another prominent CEO, this one from Boeing, is attending his Butte fall economic development conference during a Great Falls stop Wednesday. The Montana Democrat asked for economic concerns from a crowd of 20 regional business leaders at the Great Falls airport and immediately received several, including some from a Canadian… Read more »

Oracle President Among Headliners for Baucus’ Sixth Economic Summit

For the first time in 18 years, the technology industry will factor prominently in a triennial economic summit planned by Sen. Max Baucus. During a visit to Bozeman on Tuesday, the senator said Oracle president and chief financial officer Safra Catz will be one of the headliners at his Montana Economic Development Summit in Butte… Read more »

CFO Among Confab Headliners

The president and CFO of software giant Oracle, Safra Catz, will join the list of headliners for the sixth Montana Economic Develop-ment Summit slated Sept. 16-17 at Montana Tech. The announcement was made Tuesday in Bozeman by U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., who is spearheading the summit. Oracle began doing business in Bozeman in 2011… Read more »

Oracle President Coming to Job Summit

Senator Max Baucus visited Bozeman as part of his “Montana Solutions Job Tour.” He announced the president of giant Oracle, Safra Catz, will be speaking at the sixth Economic Development Summit in Butte this year. Oracle is a hardware and software company based out of Bozeman that began doing business in Montana in 2011. Baucus says… Read more »

Economic Summit to Focus on Technology

Anchor 1: A high powered business leader comes to Butte in September. US Senator Max Baucus announced today that president and CFO of software giant Oracle, Safra Catz, will join the list of headliners for his 6th Montana Economic Development Summit that will take place in Butte September 16th and 17th. Baucus: She is high on… Read more »