The Prospera Pulse | August 2018
Upcoming Events
Register at prosperaMT.org (new website!)
call: 406.587.3113
email: info@prosperaMT.org
Tuesdays, August 21, September 18
Monthly Member Meetup with networking + appetizers
4- 6pm | Free for Prospera members | Third Tuesdays
Sponsored by Blackfoot + Riverside Country Club
 
Thursday, August 23
5:00pm-8:00pm | MMEC |  Members $40, Non-Members $55
In partnership with MT Dept of Transportation Small Business Program, SBDC, MMEC, SCORE, Tangaro Lofgren CPAs
 
Thursday, September 6
9:00am-11:00am | MMEC |  Members $20, Non-Members $30
In partnership with MT Dept of Transportation Small Business Program, SBDC, MMEC, SCORE, McKenna Financial, Big Sky Benefit Solutions, Amatics CPA Group
 
Tuesdays, September 11, 18 and 25
5:00pm-8:00pm each session | Members $200, Non-Members $250, 2nd company representative, $100
In partnership with First Security Bank, SBDC, MMEC, and SCORE
 
Thursday, September 13 SOLD OUT!
Rialto | 6-10pm | Presented by PayneWest Insurance
Sponsored by PayneWest Insurance, First Security Bank, Winegardner’s Wines, Prime Incorporated, Gianforte Family Foundation, Edward Jones, NorthWestern Energy, 14 North, Midtown Tavern, Pour House, Cornerstone Lending, Bank of Bozeman, Armstrong Marketing Solutions, Fairway Independent Mortgage Corp, CTA Architects & Engineers, Tarlow Stonecipher Weamer & Kelly Attorneys, Wicked Cool Ice, ADROIT Employment Resources, Arod Management, Baxter Hospitality Group, Blackfoot, Dino Drop In, Eskay Bridal, Referred Realty Group, The Other Guys, Comma Q Architecture, CS & Company, Empire Building Materials, Heyday, II Hooch Booch Kombucha, KBZK, LC Staffing, Montana Title & Escrow, Opportunity Bank, Sarah Day | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Schedulicity, Tangaro Lofgren CPAs, Head West, Kasting Kauffman and Mersen, Sign Solutions Bozeman, Windermere-Dina Emmert
 
Wednesday, September 19— ONLY 4 SPONSOR SEATS LEFT!
11:30-7pm | For Members at Partner Level + Above ($1,200/year)
$175 per person | Sponsorships open to all members |
Sponsored by the Yellowstone Club, Yellowstone Club Community Foundation, Hilton Garden Inn, Bozeman Health, Zinovo, SMA Architects, Food for Thought, Tangaro Lofgren CPAs, NorthWestern Energy, Karst Stage, Courtney King of Engel & Volkers, Blackfoot, Big Sky Photo Booth, ADROIT Employment Resources, Tina Regani of Engel & Volkers, Kirk Dige of ERA Landmark Big Sky, Referred Realty Group
 
Thursday, September 20
9-11am | M Trail | Free | Cap: 25 people
Sponsored by American Bank
 
Thursday, September 27
9-11am | MMEC | Members $20, Non-members $30
In partnership with MT DOT Small Business Program, SBDC, MMEC, SCORE
Member-2-Member Deals
The Baxter:
10% Off Room Rate for Holiday Parties for groups of 20 or less and 15% off for groups of 75+, if booked during the month of July! Contact Aimee: 406-582-1000 | aimee@thebaxterhotel.com

Head West
15% Off Purchases! (Excludes Art, Canty Boots and Sale Items)

9Round Fitness:
20% Off Monthly Dues on a One Year Contract!

Iron Scaffold:
10% Discount on Collaboration, Critical Thinking & Communication, presented by Iron Scaffold LLC and Engineering Leadership Institute! Aug. 16, 8am-4:30pm. Contact Kate Stewart: 512-289-2920 or kate@ironscaffold.com

Riverside Country Club:
Rent Riverside's event spaces for your functions - book your holiday parties ASAP! Contact Mandy, mandy@riverside-country-club.com or 406-587-5105


Do you have a Member-2-Member deal you’d like to share with Prospera Membes? Contact Emilie: esaunders@ProsperaMT.org or 406-587-3113
New Members
Please support our newest members
2018 Business Excellence Award Nominations Now Open!
Prospera's 2018 Business Excellence Awards is Friday, November 9th!
Award nominations may be submitted by representatives from any company or organization to Prospera Business Network. Please complete and submit the electronic form on our website.

You are encouraged to self-nominate, or
to collaborate with your nominee on the nomination details. Multiple award nominations are welcome; please submit separate forms for each nomination. Award finalists in each category will be notified in early to mid-September and will be recognized at the event in a pre-recorded promo video shot by ABC Fox and Prospera. Winners in each category will be announced during the awards program the evening of the event. Winners must be present at the event, or agree to arrange for a representative to attend on their behalf.
 
Nomination form must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2018.

Contact Chrissie Majewski with any questions regarding event sponsorship or nomination submissions. 406.587.3113 or cmajewski@prosperaMT.org
ATTENTION WOMEN BUSINESS OWNERS!
Our Fall LINK UP Accelerator for Women begins October 10.
Take your business to the next level with an accountability and education group.
Limited space is available, so register now!
Only 4 Sponsor Tickets Left For Yellowstone Club
PRESIDENT'S CIRCLE EVENT YELLOWSTONE CLUB TOUR Tickets are officially SOLD OUT for the President's Circle behind-the-scenes tour of Yellowstone Club. Only 4 sponsor tickets remain! Secure your chance to access the event below.

Behind the Scenes Tour of Yellowstone Club
Wednesday, Sept 19 | 11:30 - 7 pm
This half day, exclusive experience includes transportation, lunch, adult beverages courtesy of Montucky Cold Snacks and Wine Gallery, exclusive tour of Yellowstone Club, VIP reception at Big Sky Medical Center with apps and cocktails. Network with our top level members and executives, as well as leadership from Yellowstone Club.
Prospera is offering a unique sponsorship opportunity to members at all levels , including non-members. Sponsorship includes admission to the YC tour even if you are not at Partner level.
Amazing Accounting Training on August 23rd
The Top 5 Things Participants Will Learn:
1. Basic accounting terminology
2. What is an income statement and how to read it
3. What is a balance sheet and how to read it
4. Tips and Tricks for budget preparation
5.How to get started with tracking expenses income and expenses and preparing
financial statements
This class will be structured so that students will learn some basic accounting terms, how to read financial statements, and some things to keep in mind when creating a budget.
$40 for members | $55 for non-members
CAN YOU BELIEVE IT?!
2018 Prosperity Party is SOLD OUT!
JOIN THE WAIT LIST TODAY!
Thank you to everyone who has purchased their tickets or a sponsorship for the upcoming Prosperity Party fundraiser! We can't wait to see you at the PARTY OF THE YEAR! Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to get sneak peaks of the live and silent auction item packages between now and Sept.13th.

Please contact Chrissie Majewski to be added to the wait list for individual tickets.
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