May 20 – 22, 2013
Jackson Lake Lodge
Grand Teton National Park
CELEBRATING OUR 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY!
Conferences Are Personal!
Since recruiting its first members back in 2003, the Yellowstone Business Partnership worked to overcome the obstacles that separate us:
- High mountains
- Vast distances
- Jurisdictional boundaries
- Industry perceptions
- Cultural differences
We found that the relationships needed to resolve our complex challenges in Greater Yellowstone still must be fostered in person. That’s why we held an annual conference!
Partnerships Solve Problems
For 10 years YBP focused on the regional sustainability challenges that no single state, industry or agency could tackle alone. We launched multi-year programs designed to:
- Advance sustainable business practices
- Foster sustainable development
- Build a regional transportation network
- Address the extreme seasonality of tourism
Our work involved public-private collaborations to promote understanding across boundaries and inspire new approaches. As a result, we attracted businesses that care as much about their neighbors and their surroundings as their financial bottom line.