“connecting local businesses to technical and financial assistance.”
LCPA has the capacity to connect local business to technical and financial assistance. We cultivate community and economic growth by establishing a network of resources with our local, state and federal partners.
Economic Development Partners
Small Business Development Center – Kalispell, MT
The Northwest Montana Small Business Development Center located in Kalispell equips small and start-up businesses with counseling, education and resources needed to succeed in today’s market
The Montana Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) offers advice on contracting with the government.
Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
The Montana Manufacturing Extension Center is a statewide manufacturing outreach & assistance center staffed by full-time professionals with degrees in engineering and extensive experience in manufacturing and business in a variety of industries
Montana World Trade Center – Missoula, MT
The Montana World Trade Center (MWTC) is a program of The University of Montana. We strengthen Montana businesses through international trade, while providing immediately-relevant, hands-on opportunities for students to participate in the process.
Governor’s Office of Economic Development, Montana
The Montana Governor’s Office of Economic Development is the state’s lead organization to help businesses succeed in our state.