creating opportunities to thrive

As the state economic development agency, the Wyoming Business Council leads economic growth in order to build resilient communities and create opportunities for people to thrive.

Who We Are

With a wide breadth of experience in recruitment, development, and investment services, the Wyoming Business Council (WBC) works hard to create an economic framework so that Wyoming businesses and communities can thrive. 

Created in 1998, the WBC is a team of passionate professionals with a Board of Directors consisting of 13 business leaders from across the state. Governor Mark Gordon serves as co-chair of the board. With experience ranging from Fortune 500 companies, community banks, local and state governments, non-profit entities, private businesses, and economic development organizations, our team brings a wealth of expertise and deep local knowledge to Wyoming’s economic and community development efforts.  

Headquartered in Cheyenne with offices in Laramie, Casper, Cody, Evanston, Riverton, Torrington, and Wright.  

Leading Economic Growth
Building Resilient Communities
Creating Opportunities to Thrive

What We Do

Through leadership, policy, and investments, the Wyoming Business Council stands firmly upon Wyoming’s heritage while advancing innovation, business creation, recruitment, and growth in order to build resilient communities and create opportunities to thrive. 

We envision a future where traditional Wyoming values and innovation go hand-in-hand to create opportunities so communities can confidently withstand economic uncertainties and continue to thrive for generations to come.