Havre Regional Small Business Development Center

Counties Served: Blaine, Chouteau, Hill, Liberty, Phillips


Regional Director

Joe LaPlante, SBDC Regional Director

As Director of the Small Business Development Center, Joe helps businesses with business planning, marketing, and growth strategies and assists with QuickBooks questions. Before working starting at Bear Paw Development Corporation, Joe worked in Glacier National Park after receiving his degree from Montana State University Billings majoring in Management and Marketing. Joe loves the outdoors and going on hikes with his family and friends.

Joe's areas of expertise include: QuickBooks, technology implementation, marketing, NDC certified, Fasttrac certified, Core Four trainer, NxLevel and market research.

Trainings Provided at Center:

  • QuickBooks
  • Customer Service
  • Cash Flow Management
  • Social Media
  • Trends in Technology