Economic Gateway http://www.tigertransfer.com Tiger Transfer, LLC News RSS Feed Sun, 19 Aug 2018 19:40:41 -0700 en-us 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 ... When traveling, take the scenic route http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18008 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 20 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 ... New Buffalo Downtown Association director hopes to change downtown’s tune http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18007 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Jon Cordonier and his wife have been visiting Buffalo for nearly 30 years. They always talked about the town as a place to retire.  They recently took that opportunity, but Cord... Business Council seeks business’ help in slashing red tape http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18006 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council is asking businesses across the state for help identifying specific local, state and federal regulations which may be impeding or delaying licensing and permitti... Business Council, ag industry look to add value to beef, expand markets http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18005 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 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 farmers markets... Why Wyoming wants in on the airline business http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17200 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 28 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The next time you try to book a plane ticket to Sheridan, Wyo. — the gateway to Bighorn National Forest — you might be booking your flight with an airline that works for the state of Wyomi... Wyoming economy expanding despite losses, experts say http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17199 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Wyoming energy continues to drive improvements for an economy that was greatly weakened by the two-year downturn in the coal, oil and gas industries, according to a monthly economic snapshot. A num... UW to Host Symposium on Drone Technologies in May http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17198 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 LARAMIE — Experts in the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), or drones, will discuss recent developments in the industry, along with the future of drone technology, during a symposium at the ... Public Discusses Expanding Agriculture In Wyoming's Economy http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17197 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 About 15 people circled a giant notepad at Casper College. They had already filled several pages and stuck them to the wall, and they were still brainstorming. “So, d... Can blockchain save Wyoming? Why the Cowboy State is banking big on the technology http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17194 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 14 May 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 ... Diversifying Wyoming's Economy Through Aerospace http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17193 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Two economic development groups announce a collaboration hoping to diversify Wyoming's economy through aerospace. The president and CEO for the Casper Area Economic Development Alliance (CAEDA)... Business Council offers energy efficiency grants http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17192 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council’s State Energy Office has $325,000 in competitive federal grants available for Wyoming local governments and small businesses seeking to cut their electric bills. ... Business Council launches wind service company directory http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=17190 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council has officially launched the Wyoming Wind Energy Service Company Directory, a website designed to help Wyoming service companies connect with wind developers...