Build business opportunities for Montana through business expansion, retention, or recruitment efforts.
Assist the Governor in developing out-of-state Ambassadors who can serve as a voice for Montana in other states.
Assist in developing and exploring business options and opportunities for Montana.
Develop relationships with educational institutions, agencies, and systems that foster the Governor’s vision of economic vitality.
Support Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) initiatives for our communities like A World in Motion (AWIM) by providing STEM kits to Montana Schools.
Firth is a professor of Management Information Systems at the University of Montana He has played a pivotal role in creating rewarding career opportunities for Montanans, including cultivating a ground-breaking relationship with ATG-Missoula (now a Cognizant company) that has resulted in the development of over 150 (and growing) high paying tech jobs in Montana.