The Chamber's Business Networking Groups (BNG) offer Chamber members another way to get to know each other, and to grow their businesses by exchanging direct client referrals and leads. Each group meets weekly and includes only one representative from each industry.
Chamber Members may apply to a BNG by contacting Krista Clawson at (406) 215-1322 or

Our Business Networking Groups also offer mentoring to Chamber members. For more information, please contact our Membership Director, Margo Magnant at or (406) 215-1209.



BNG #1

Actively seeking a committee chair and members for BNG #1!

If you"re interested in chairing BNG #1, contact Krista Clawson.

BNG #2

Chair - Ryan Sears, Trailwest Bank

Vice Chair - Susan Colyer, Edward Jones

Becky Poitras, First American Title Company

Denise Sherman, Case Management Caregiving

Dylan Shultz, The Carpet Garage Mill Outlet

Veronica Stevens (Ronnie), First Interstate Bank

Mike Bybee, Milodragovich, Dale, Steinbrenner, PC

Julie Maloney, Morrison-Maierle Systems

Adam Johnson, NewFields

Erika Close, PayneWest

Kathy Schulte, CVA, Kelly-Schulte Business Valuations, LLC

Mike Gillette, Windermere Real Estate

BNG #3

Chair - Tara Halls, Mettle Strategic Marketing Solutions

Alex Babat, AB Technology Solutions

Andy Larson, Greg Halls & Brendan Briggs, First Security Bank

Craig Shaeffer, Morrison Maierle, Inc.

Cody Velin, Edward Jones

Deke Tidwell, Properties 2000

Renee Endicott/Sam Hoshor, Capital Family Mortgage

Tim Unger, Farm Bureau Financial Services

Logan Rogers, Cornerstone Dental

Todd Howell, KECI-TV

Kera Holloway, ServPro of Missoula

BNG #4

Chair - Nissa Liesz, First American Title Company

Vice Chair - Matt Gehr, Opportunity Mortgage

Phil Payne/Daniel Stuber, Garden City Plumbing and Heating

Jamie Rauch & Ralph Walters, Big Sky Breakout

Austin Schweitzer, KPAX-TV

Cantelle Stanhope, Huber Family Insurance

Josh Hilling, Territorial Landworks, Inc.

Paige Pavalone & Casey Dunning, Missoula Works

Julie Hoffbauer, YMCA

Jeff Socolofsky/Julie Lynch, Montana Real Estate Connection

BNG #5

Chair – Jessie Rogers, Historical Museum at Fort Missoula

Katherine Austin, Abbey Carpet & Floor

Shawna Cowan, US Bank

John Zinn, JT Zinn Insurance

Racquel Williams, Staybridge Suites

Paula Dammarell, Stewart Title

Audra Magone, AAA Mountain West

Julie Anton, ReMAX

Tami Allen, Missoula Independent

Julie Flink, Aflac

Marshall Stevens, BigTom"s Pest Control

Zach Woodhouse & Melissa Dunton, Park Side Credit Union

Business Networking Groups

Business Networking Groups