Image Builders and volunteers for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital held a Floor Signing Party for the 2013 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway in the Ironwood Estates community of Billings on February 28. Subcontractors and vendors, who contributed to the construction of this year's home, were recognized for their commitment to St. Jude.
Volunteers, sponsors and a local St. Jude patient family gathered at the Floor Signing Party sponsored by Shaw Floors, including St. Jude patient James and mother Tammy. Shaw Floors is the newest national sponsor of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway and will be supplying flooring in all twenty-seven St. Jude Dream Homes across the country this year.
After 11 years of serving up a flavorful dinner menu and seasonal specials on historic Montana Avenue, Q Cuisine is officially transitioning to being a 100 percent catering venture.
Daniel Roberts, Executive Chef at Q Cuisine and 2011 James Beard semifinalist, is excited about the opportunity to expand his passion and love for great food and entertaining and looks forward to focusing his talents towards catering.
KLJ, a multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm and Big Sky Economic Development Yellowstone County's economic development arm, announced the Big Sky Energy Forum on Wednesday, May 8 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Billings.
The Forum will bring together regional community and business leaders to discuss current and potential economic opportunities related to energy growth in Montana. "The conference will help lead the way to a prosperous future for the state of Montana," said KLJ Chief Executive Officer, Niles Hushka.
Brenda Hittmeier recently joined Stockman Asset Management, Inc. as a portfolio manager. Her responsibilities include investment account management, economic analysis and business development. She works with high net worth individuals, businesses and foundations/endowments. Hittmeier brings 11 years of experience in investment services to the position. Her background of managing investment portfolios includes asset allocation, portfolio construction, equity analysis and selection, along with risk management and compliance with securities regulations.
Andy and Lindsay Kautz are the new owners of Sylvan Nursery Inc. The thirty year old nursery business was sold on February 8, 2013. Several members of the Sylvan Nursery staff are staying on to assist in a smooth transition.
Sylvan Nursery is located at 1720 Shiloh Road, phone 656-5169.
Cori M. Cook, chief operating officer and general counsel for EBMS, was accepted for membership into the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC), making her one of only three Montana attorneys selected for membership.
The FDCC comprises nationally-recognized leaders in the legal community who have achieved professional distinction in their respective industries. As a national authority within health risk management, third party administration of self-funded benefits plans, ERISA, and the healthcare industry, Cook's expertise has been widely sought, especially in the arena of healthcare reform.
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