The Billings Chamber of Commerce has announced the formation of NextGen, a young professionals’ sector of the organization. NextGen will allow the Chamber to better serve millennials (age 21-39), foster relationships with them and connect them with the Chamber. The group will establish its o…
Big Apple, say hello to Big Sky.
The Downtown Billings Rotary Club will be donating the proceeds of its annual fundraiser to the completion of an entryway to Swords Park on top of the Rims.
As communications manager for the Billings Chamber of Commerce/Convention and Visitors Bureau, Kelly McCandless handles the chamber’s websites, media relations, publications, social media and leisure travel marketing.
During two trips to Europe — Italy and Greece in 2005 and Paris and Germany in 2010 — Kelly McCandless remembered to bring along appropriate footwear for when she and her husband visited nice places. When you think about it, tromping through a nice restaurant in your hiking boots just doesn’…
Gas prices steadily climbing toward $4 a gallon may mean that the 10.5 million or more tourists expected to visit Montana this year will spend less on souvenirs and restaurants and book cheaper hotels.
Jennifer Reiser is the new director of operations of the Billings Chamber of Commerce/Convention and Visitors Bureau. Reiser joined the Billings Chamber/CVB in February, 2011, and served as administrative manager. She is now responsible for managing many aspects of the Chamber/CVB functions …
All indications but one — rapidly rising gasoline prices — bode well for a resurgence of Montana's tourism industry in 2011.
Gas prices already escalating toward summer highs between $3.50 and $4 a gallon in Montana are the great unknown in an otherwise optimistic summer tourism forecast.
It has been business as usual for Applebee's in the Heights, which is the exact opposite of what owner Pat Ryan was hoping for.