The Bitterroot Valley's R&R Conner Inc. is in the running for the US Chamber of Commerce's Dream Big Small Business of the Year. R&R is a family-run business specializing in helicopter logging of timber and has been featured on the History Channel's series Ax Men. They also produced a documentary film "Logging in the 21st Century."
Owners Ryan and Robin Conner began an expansion with R&R Conner Aviation in 2005, which was named 2008 New Business of the Year by the Bitterroot Valley Chamber of Commerce.
As one of the seven national finalists, R&R will be honored May 23-25 in Washington DC, during America's Small Business Summit. The winner of a $10,000 cash prize will be announced May 24th. Check out their website at