Welcome to the Montana World Trade Center!

For nearly two decades, Montana World Trade Center (MWTC) has served Montana as a trusted business adviser. We work with more than 320 World Trade Centers around the globe, foreign consulates, trade associations, US Commercial Service Offices and many others in order to provide Montana companies with actionable information, prescriptive export strategies, on-demand project management, and long-term strategic guidance. If you’re interested in initiating or growing your sales outside the U.S. but not exactly sure how to turn perceived opportunity into meaningful pieces of business for your company, MWTC can help.

Offering international market evaluation, prospect generation and qualification, project management, comprehensive export strategy development, and quick answers to pressing international business questions, MWTC is an essential extension of your business development team and a trusted adviser for businesses across Montana. Enjoy the benefits of membership now.


 MWTC’s Featured Member

 

Antoinette M. Tease, P.L.L.C. is a registered patent attorney who practices in the areas of intellectual property and technology law. Ms. Tease was General Counsel for Rocky Mountain Technology Group, Inc., before forming her own law firm in 2013. As Montana’s first full-service intellectual property law firm. Rocky Mountain Technology Group, Inc. is a software development company that reaches worldwide, with headquarters in Billings, MT. Tease has a history of working as a partner and Chair of the Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Group with the law firm of Crowley, Haughey, Hanson, Toole & Deitrich, P.L.L.P. Crowley is the region’s largest law firm. There she represented clients in both high-tech and traditional industries in intellectual property matters. Tease has also practiced with Wiley, Rein & Fielding in Washington, D.C., and Shearman & Sterling in New York City. Ms. Tease attended law school at the University of Connecticut School of Law, where she was a Notes and Comments Editor for the Connecticut Law Review, and where she graduated with High Honors in the top 3% of her class. Ms. Tease obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Harvard University, where she majored in Economics before working as a legal clerk for United States District Judge David A. Ezra in Honolulu, Hawaii. Tease has been an active member of the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law for over a decade. For further information on Ms. Tease’s services, credentials and areas of expertise, visit the company website here: http://www.teaselaw.com/

Learn with Us: Import 101 Training

Our first Import 101 Training on September 21st was a success! Seven businesses from across the state joined us to learn the basics of importing from experts in the field.

Our featured speakers included Zac Hixson, Michael Bourke, from Bannockburn Global Forex, and John Fulcher, from BGI Worldwide Logistics.

For more information on future events, click here.

Trade with Us: Trade Mission to Israel

Learn more here about the trade mission held May 22-25 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Learn about TechEx

The TechEx Initiative helps Montana businesses in industries such as cloud computing, photonics, and bioscience move to the forefront of technical exports by bringing together an experienced team in international trade and technical law and offering practical training based on the every-day experience of real Montana companies. Learn more here.

Export Training

The World Trade Center Denver Online Institute offers a growing portfolio of online courses that will educate you on the nuts and bolts of international trade. Learn more here.

Tailored Partnerships

Our corporate partnerships are tailored to meet the needs of our generous supporters. Some wish to receive recognition as sponsors, some wish to support student learning, some wish to receive appropriate referrals, and some wish to partner on educational workshops that are helpful for business development. Call us at (406) 243-6982. We're happy to craft a program that works best for you.