Economic Gateway http://www.tigertransfer.com Tiger Transfer, LLC News RSS Feed Sat, 16 Feb 2019 07:22:00 -0800 en-us Old Stoney renovation keeps progressing http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20326 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Old Stoney may have suffered a brief setback when it came time to install the elevator, but the renovation is still bringing changes to the building day by day. The project is progressing nicely despi... Wind Energy Capacity To More Than Double In Wyoming After Years Of Stagnancy http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20324 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 04 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 On a vast swath of prairie lined with 79 wind turbines, new blades are delivered on the backs of 18-wheelers. Laine Anderson navigates the snow-packed service roads. He oversees wind operations at Roc... New Tourism Campaign Celebrates 150 Years Of Wyoming Women’s Suffrage http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20323 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 In 2019, Wyoming will mark 150 years of women’s suffrage in the state – half a century before the U.S. ratified the 19th amendment. To honor the occasion, the Wyoming Office of Tourism has... The Mountain West News Bureau's Year In Review http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20322 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 30 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 2018 was an interesting year for our region. From elections and population growth to an evolving debate about public lands use, the Mountain West News Bureau tackled all kinds of stories. We took a lo... Artificial Intelligence is revolutionizing Wyoming companies http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20321 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 28 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 There is an AI revolution taking place in Wyoming, and it's changing the way Wyoming companies operate. It is being led by research, but a wide swath of the business community can leverage this ev... Virtual reality could change workforce safety training forever http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20320 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Technology is making it possible for Wyoming entrepreneurs to reach customers across the state and the country. Patrick Kelley, owner of Kelley Integrity Safety Solutions, is using 3D technology to... Why a blockchain manufacturer chose to locate in Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20319 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 What would you do to guarantee that your business was on firm legal footing? For companies in the blockchain space the answer is easy - move to Wyoming. Few states have passed legislation classifyi... Architecture assistance for historic properties available through the Wyoming Business Council http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20318 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 21 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Owners of historic, commercial buildings located in traditional downtown districts are invited to submit a pre-application to determine eligibility for the Historic Architecture Assistance Fund. If... Ditch the office -- How shared work spaces are nurturing creativity and innovation http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20317 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 We live in an environment where we are constantly connected at the touch of a button, and yet more and more isolated. That environment creates less need for traditional office spac... Barrasso, Enzi address Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20139 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 04 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Both of Wyoming’s U.S. senators addressed the Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation at the group’s annual meeting Thursday and discussed the actions they are pursuing on the federal level to bols... Mining sector spurs modest state growth http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20130 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 SHERIDAN — Wyoming’s mining sector continued to grow in the first quarter of 2018, improving the state’s overall employment and total payroll, but that growth was tempered by a shrin... Wyoming industry drives economic gains as state climbs out of bust http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20129 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 28 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The oil and gas industry continues to drive down unemployment rates in parts of Wyoming, though the state average remains higher than national numbers. The U.S. unemployment rate currently sits at ... Wyoming economy sees strong growth in 2018 http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20128 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 SHERIDAN — Wyoming’s economy has experienced strong growth this year and has already exceeded last year’s economy in several key metrics, according to Jim Robinson, the principal eco... Building a Website That Works for Your Business http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20127 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Sun, 23 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 It is no secret that today the world is online, and small businesses are no different. If you think of your website as the digital welcome mat to your customers, many entrepreneurs are opera... Patent Attorney Joins UW to Lead Technology Transfer Efforts http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20126 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Experienced patent attorney Henry Nowak has joined the University of Wyoming as director of technology transfer and business resources. “He has a depth and range of experience that will serve... Children's book series is about a horse, a family and the western way of life http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20125 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The youngsters that adore the Rusty the Ranch Horse children’s book series would say the books are about a sweet, playful horse and his friends living and learning on a Wyoming ranch.  M... Business Council releases county-level housing data http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20124 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 A shortage of the right type of housing to fit local needs is a common challenge for all Wyoming communities. Unmet housing needs lead to higher costs for families, a shortage of workers for b... Business Council's proudest moments of 2018 http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20123 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 It has been a busy and productive year at the Wyoming Business Council. From Weatherby's big announcement to opening a trade office in Taiwan and dozens of quality-of-life projects across the stat... Business Council board recommends 10 projects for funding http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=20122 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors recommended four Business Ready Community (BRC) funding requests and approved six Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) applications d... Marketing As if You Were Bigger http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19784 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Marketing as if you were bigger begins with an understanding of what the big brands do and, maybe more importantly, what they don’t do. Here are some marketing pitfalls that a big brand would ne... Exporting 101: Free on Board (FOB) http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19783 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 International trade involves a lot of rules, regulations and terms that can be confusing to a small business owner, but that shouldn’t stop you from expanding your market outside of the United S... The Path to a Cleaner Future in Wyoming’s Coal Country http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19782 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 For nearly 40 years, Wyoming has been the largest coal producer in the United States. Its communities and their identities have been inextricably tied to the resource, an identity that many ... Wyoming Business Council Offers Help in Starting Your Business http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19781 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 CHEYENNE — If you’re looking to start up a business, the Wyoming Business Council may be the best place to start. The council launched applications Monday on wyomingbusiness.org/st... Is Opening a Franchise Right for You? http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19780 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 (StatePoint) If you’ve ever considered going into business for yourself, you may have wondered whether opening a franchise is right for you. Learning more about how franchise systems work can he... Study: Wildlife Related Recreation an Economic Driver in Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19779 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Hunting, fishing and wildlife watching on Bureau of Land Management lands generate more than $3 billion in economic activity annually, according to a new Southwick Associat...