Where Montana Tech Companies Come To Grow

The 2018 Statewide Showcase

Early Stage Montana is a non-profit organization with a simple mission:

To accelerate the growth of emerging technology businesses in Montana.


Create opportunities for early stage technology companies to present their business to potential investors, through Regional and Statewide Showcases.



Provide intensive, directed instruction and coaching for early stage technology companies through our HyperAccelerator program.


Facilitate access to the mentoring and capital investment that enables new businesses to grow and compete nationally and globally.

See the 10 organizations behind Early Stage Montana

Finalists from 7 Montana tech companies compete for $50,000 in investment funds



Our focus is on helping early stage tech companies avoid mistakes that cost time and money, and connecting them with the right training, mentors, contacts and financing to scale quickly.

From Miles City to Whitefish, Billings to Missoula, we are actively pursuing new and emerging technology businesses throughout Montana — and helping them flourish.


Are you interested in being an integral part of Montana’s exploding tech economy? Do you want to know about new and exciting technology ventures in the Big Sky state? Can you provide advice, mentorship or some other valuable service to growing technology businesses in the state?

If so, we want to talk with you. Early Stage Montana and its backing organizations are actively seeking investors and other companies/individuals who can make a positive, immediate contribution to growing technology companies in Montana.