Date of Award
Master of Science (MS)
Professional & Technical Communication
This paper analyzes economic development in Butte-Silver Bow and the challenges faced in growing and diversifying the local economy. The paper examines economic development in regards to past practices, traditional economic development policies, and Superfund issues. The trend in the Butte economy shows economic growth and investment originated by Butte residents or natives of Butte-Silver Bow. The Silver Bow Foundation is a proposed organization to build a network of professionals consisting of highly educated and skilled professionals that are Butte natives. This paper details the processes taken to define the organization and the design of its marketing materials.
McDonough, Brendan, "The Silver Bow Foundation: Designing a New Path for Economic Development in Butte-Silver Bow through Organizational Development and Technical Communication" (2017). Graduate Theses & Non-Theses. 115.