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Business

Biz Briefs Businesses – both large and small – that help define Gillette’s economic climate

Scorecard Business At A Glance

$60,041 Gross income from farming, ranching ($1,000)

$12,327 Retail sales per capita

$53,465 Accommodations and foodservices sales ($1,000)

3,683 Total number of firms Source: U.S. Census QuickFacts, Bureau of Economic Analysis

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Biz: train Buzz: BNSF is one of the largest freight railroads in North America. The Powder River Division is headquartered here. The Powder River Basin supplies 40 percent of the coal in the U.S., and some 35 BNSF trains service Gillette each day. BNSF is one of only four transcontinental railroads serving North America. www.bnsf.com 44

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Peregrine Leadership Institute Biz: training Buzz: The Peregrine Leadership Institute helps companies become more efficient. The training institute assists the public and private sector by improving organizational effectiveness and capabilities through leadership development. The institute mentors, teaches and coaches individuals to become lifelong leaders. www.peregrineleadership.com

Images Gillette-Campbell County, WY: 2010  

Founded in 1911, Campbell County is rich in minerals and in community commitment. Considered the energy capital of the west, coal and gas in...

Images Gillette-Campbell County, WY: 2010  

Founded in 1911, Campbell County is rich in minerals and in community commitment. Considered the energy capital of the west, coal and gas in...