Downtown Helena, Inc. (DHI)

Downtown Helena, Inc, your dynamic Downtown membership group, is committed to:

  • promoting and publicizing Downtown Helena in our community
  • encouraging and developing a spirit of cooperation among members
  • establishing and developing cooperative advertising and promotional campaigns and activities
  • fostering favorable public relations for Downtown Helena in various communities, organizations and agencies in the area served by Downtown Helena

Within the past years, Downtown has seen many new businesses spark change in our Downtown. We will continue to evolve as an organization; to do this DHI not only needs your financial support, your group needs your participation. General membership meetings are the third Wednesday morning of every month at 8:30 am in the Chamber Building at 225 Cruse Ave. Many other committees — retail, special events, membership — also need your support to help make Downtown Helena happen.

Downtown Helena, Inc. has built a strong reputation as the leader and centerpiece for retail, financial, professional, entertainment, dining and cultural activities in our community. Downtown Helena is a living history with its unique architecture attracting visitors, shoppers, employees, and businesses that foster the spirit that Downtown Helena is good for business.

Why Invest in Downtown Helena, Inc.

  • Individual businesses working together
  • Networking for future business opportunities
  • Voice in public policy concerning downtown
  • Experience and support of long-time members
  • Shared cooperative adverting for Downtown
  • Time and effort of a full-time marketing director
  • More members, more customers, more money
  • Encourage retail businesses to located downtown
  • New concepts for innovative events and promotions
  • Promote Downtown Helena as one of a kind

DHI Board of Directors

Donna Torgerson, President

443-8343
Edward Jones
62 S. Last Chance Gulch, Suite B, Helena, MT 59601
donna.torgerson@edwardjones.com

John Anthony, Treasurer

495-2540
Valley Bank
321 Fuller Ave., Helena, MT 59601
janthony@valleybankhelena.com

Khamsin Bailey, Secretary

457-5565
Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel
835 Great Northern Blvd, Helena. MT 59601
Khamsin@gnhotelhelena.com

John Murdy

443-1916
The Pan Handler Plus
40 S. Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601
john@panhandlerplus.com

Rick Ahmann

442-1578
Windermere Real Estate
62 N. Last Chance Gulch, Helena MT 59601
rick.ahmann@windermere.com

Amy Barrett

442-1594
Lasso the Moon
25 S. Last Chance Gulch Helena, MT 59601
lassothemoontoys@gmail.com

Brian Ackerman

442-1470
Parrot Confectionary
42 N. Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601
brian.ackerman@parrotchocolate.com