Usually when I’m working, I’m like a fly on the wall, peering at what’s going on without getting too involved or caring too much about the outcome — so long as folks keep their flyswatter in their pocket.
Shelli K. Mann is general manager of Boothill Inn and Suites in Billings.
Because existing Billings breweries are so close together, the brewers are working together to draw customers.
MetraPark, the city’s behemoth convention center, is fine for concerts, rodeos, fairs, sporting events, graduations, trade shows and some conventions.
Sometime later this summer, MetraPark customers will be able to park, for a fee, in a new lot to be built northwest of the Rimrock Auto Arena.
Mooyah Restaurant, a Dallas-based burger chain, is coming to Billings.
Hotel and motel operators in Billings have offered to put up more money to help bring high school tournaments to the Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark.
Jamie Eldridge used to be able to predict when the flood of customers from the state wrestling tournament would begin arriving at Applebee's.
Room taxes aside, Jan Quintrall, who heads the Better Business Bureau in Spokane, Wash., paid the same basic rate for a room at the Crowne Plaza in Billings this summer as she did for a hotel in Seattle.
Shelli Mann manages the Boothill Inn & Suites. Even with the Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark shut down for much of the year, 2011 broke records for occupancy at her 11-year-old hotel. Hundreds of workers visiting for weeks to clean up an oil spill in the Yellowstone River helped keep the…
You can’t measure the losses if you don’t know them.
By the time fair week hits, the dark enclosed stairway leading down to Rimnrock Auto Arena at MetraPark should be completely replaced.
Shelli Mann, general manager of the Boothill Inn & Suites, talks during a meeting with business owners and Chamber of Commerce representatives Wednesday afternoon at the motel about tornado damage. Mann was making the point of the importance of getting the Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark up …