Economic Gateway http://www.tigertransfer.com Tiger Transfer, LLC News RSS Feed Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:55:05 -0700 en-us The University of Wyoming wants to expand across the state. Here’s what that will look like. http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19154 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Historically, it’s been relatively easy to obtain a decent paying job in Wyoming without any more schooling than a high school diploma. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statisti... Wyoming to open trade with Taiwan http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19153 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Business Council, with financial assistance from the state, is laying groundwork for new international trading with Taiwan and, eventually, the larger Asian Pacific Rim. ... Lawmakers Review ENDOW Plan http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19152 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 03 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming Committee or ENDOW presented a 20-year plan to the legislature’s Joint Revenue, Business and Economic Development Committee and generally go... Number Of Women-Owned Businesses Growing Slowly In Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19151 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Wyoming is ranked 42nd in the nation for growth of women-owned businesses since 2007, with a 22 percent increase in that time. That’s compared to a 58 percent increase of women-owned businesses ... Gubernatorial candidates suggest different paths to a diversified economy http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19150 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — Wyoming has long debated how it could develop a more diversified economy that is not as vulnerable to the boom-and-bust cycles caused by fluctuations in the energies market. The two m... Wyoming elk populations boom ahead of hunting season http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19149 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 As elk hunting season begins sportsmen and -women will find — or seek to find — more than 104,800 elk in the state, a figure 31 percent above Wyoming Game and Fish Department objectives. ... As federal methane rules wane, Wyoming pressed to do more http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19148 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Shortly after the Environmental Protection Agency announced that it would roll back methane regulations on the nation’s oil and gas industry, officials from Wyoming Department of Environmen... University of Wyo. hosting Techstars Startup Weekend Sept. 21-23 http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19147 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Colorado-based Techstars, a firm focused on helping entrepreneurs launch new companies, is holding a "Startup Weekend" Sept. 21-23 at the University of Wyoming. Techstars Startup Wee... Joint Economic Development conference to be held in Evanston Sept. 18-21 http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19146 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Economic Development Association, Wyoming Main Street and Wyoming Chamber organizations will come together for a joint 2018 Fall Conference on Sept. 18-21 at the Roundhouse ... Cheyenne Chamber offers statewide tools to prepare for military project http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19145 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The largest economic development investment in the history of the state of Wyoming is coming, and businesses in the Cheyenne area need to prepare themselves to take advantage of it now, according... A Wyoming town looks beyond coal ... to new uses for coal http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18281 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Coal has driven Wyoming’s economy for decades — the state sits on a rich abundance of coal reserves. But the world is slowly moving away from coal as other forms of energy have become... I Made Money, But Where Did it Go? http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18280 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Cash flow issues seem to be a concern for many small businesses. They often stem from a limited understanding of the components of cash flow itself. The basic definition of cash flow is “the flo... Updike: Social connectedness is key to overcoming Wyoming's barriers http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18279 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Having been born in Rock Springs and lived in Wyoming until graduating from the University of Wyoming, I care a lot about the Equality State and am humbled to have been invited to participate regularl... 10 Things the Government Needs From Wyoming Entrepreneurs http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18278 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 If you’re looking for more customers for your business, you might wanted to consider the world’s largest purchaser: the U.S. Government. You might be surprised at what federal, state and l... Preparing Your Small Business to Receive Grant Money http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18277 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Every year, the federal government provides $2.5 billion in funding to help innovators bring their ideas to market. Last year alone, the Wyoming Small Business Development (SBDC) Network helped entrep... Bringing Blockchain to the Cowboy State http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18276 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Caitlin Long's campaign to make Wyoming more fintech friendly Caitlin Long ’94 left Wyoming for Harvard Law School and the career on Wall Street that followed, but she’s never forgo... State of the Cities 2018 http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18275 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Each year, mayors across the nation detail their vision for their city’s future in a seminal address—their state of the city speech. These speeches have taken on new significance as mayors... Gov. Mead authorizes $5 million loan to keep WyoTech open http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18274 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Gov. Matt Mead authorized a loan Monday of up to $5 million to DBJJDM Enterprises for the operation of WyoTech Institute in Laramie.  "The com... Wyoming Business Council hires Broadband Manager http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18273 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council has hired Russell Elliott, a business operations professional and telecommunications expert with an M.B.A, as the new Broadband Manager for the state of Wyoming.... Mead nominates 'opportunity zones' across Wyoming for special federal tax benefits http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18014 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Gov. Matt Mead has recommended 25 neighborhoods and regionsacross Wyoming for special tax benefits under the federal Republican tax plan passed by Congress a few months ago. If approved by the Tr... Can blockchain save Wyoming? Why the Cowboy State is banking big on the technology http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18013 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 04 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The buzzwords at Wyoming’s Legislature rarely change. For decades, lawmakers have talked about whether spending delivers enough “bang for the buck” or whether a bill is “ready ... Business Council, Ag Industry Look to Add Value to Beef http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18012 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 WYOMING — Spring green is returning to Wyoming’s vast prairies, and newborn calves are tottering into view behind the wire fences of family ranches across the state. Seasonal farme... Revenue Committee to consider tax barriers to economic diversification http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18011 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — As Wyoming legislative committees begin their month-long study sessions to prepare for the 2019 general session, much of the focus centers on facilitating the implementation of the re... In move to attract aerospace dollars to Wyoming, economic group sees new model http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18010 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Casper’s economic development agency is looking to boost central Wyoming’s aerospace industry by attracting more government contracts to the region. The group’s leaders believe it&rs... When traveling, take the scenic route http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18009 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Following one of America’s “scenic byways” offers boundless flexibility for choosing one’s getaway plan. They’re the miniature versions, if you will, of the ambitious ...