Montana West Economic Development

Put Your Business on the Map with Montana West Economic Development

Montana is a big place. We have big sky, big mountains, and big vision. Just as explorers will be more successful navigating Northwest Montana’s beautiful wilderness with the help of a map, entrepreneurs will find big opportunity with the help of an expert. Let us be your guide.

Montana welcomes business. Our state consistently receives high scores from TaxFoundation.org for best business tax climate. The Kauffman Foundation ranks Montana as number one state in the nation for the highest entrepreneurship rate. There is no sales tax here, and our state government is one of the few in the nation that operates in the black. With accessible elected officials and pro-business communities, the opportunities for growth are immense. And, in the Flathead Valley of Northwest Montana, one of the state’s fastest-growing regions, we enjoy a diversifying economy that was built on traditional industry and is flourishing in the modern market.

At Montana West Economic Development (MWED), we harness local resources, skilled workers, and business benefits to promote growth for entrepreneurs who want to relocate, start a new business, or expand existing operations. With specialists skilled in every aspect of our market, from loans to get deals done to shovel ready sites, we have the expertise and the access to connect you with the opportunities to build your business.