COVID-19 Update

Programs / Toolkits COVID-19 Travel Industry Research CARES Act Relief Resources   While the latest travel data reflects the dire situation that we face, it is very useful when speaking with Congress, the administration and government leaders about the urgent need to provide relief to our industry now. We also know that real-time insights are critical to detecting […]

Montana Access by Air

March 14, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: DAX SCHIEFFER FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 406-539-1026 – dax @voicesoftourism.com Flying in and out of Montana easier than ever New airlines, new routes and more seats increase enplanements 32% in five years HELENA, MT – Air access to major markets is a critical factor for economic development and Montana has added […]

Year in Review for Montana Tourism Industry

Year in Review for Montana Tourism Industry HELENA, MT – Tourism is a leading industry in Montana and continued its strong economic performance in 2017 supporting over 53,000 jobs.  Tourism provides jobs in lodging, restaurants, retail and many indirect positions supporting real estate, construction, architecture and banking.  Non-resident visitors spent $3.3 billion according to the […]

Main Street MT Tourism KIN Presents to Billings Group

Hundreds of people gathered in Billings last week to listen, learn and network at the Innovate Montana Symposium that focused on highlighting change and innovation in Montana’s small business climate. Tourism as a leading industry for Montana is particularly relevant to the discussions as it provides amazing opportunities for small, family businesses.  Tourism based business can often have lower […]

Yellowstone Celebrates the NPS Centennial, August 25, Gardiner

Thursday, August 25, 2016, 7:00 pm Gardiner, Montana Yellowstone National Park and its partners will host a very special Centennial event to kick off the second century of the National Park Service, highlight the importance of public/private partnerships, and recognize the completion of the Gardiner Gateway Project (Phase One). The event features a talented line-up […]

Tourism Advisory Council Approves Marketing Plans

Butte America hosted the summer Tourism Advisory Council meeting June 6 and 7 at the historic Finlen Hotel.  Tourism and marketing leaders from across the state shared their vision and plans to attract new visitors to their area to be approved by the governor appointed board. The Tourism Advisory Council is mandated in Montana statute to […]

Voices of MT Celebrates National Travel & Tourism Week

HELENA, MT – Voices of Montana Tourism joins the country in celebrating National Travel and Tourism Week, originally formed and recognized by a congressional resolution in 1983. Now in its 33rd year, it’s the annual salute to travel in America. Travel is a job creator, economic engine and educator. It is pro-family and pro-health and […]