Meet the Organizers


Tessa Burnett Witmer owner of Hattie Rex and Lightbox small business consultant

Lightbox / Tessa Burnett Witmer

Tessa Burnett Witmer is the founder and owner of Hattie Rex, a handmade-jewelry-and-local-art-boutique in downtown Bozeman, Montana.  Based on her experience with Hattie Rex, she established Lightbox in 2016.

Lightbox is a small business consultancy that helps creative entrepreneurs illuminate the dark corners of business through community, coaching, and consulting. Tessa’s background in pedagogy and technical communication allows Lightbox to specialize in creating efficient systems and customized technologies that empower the businesses and lives of creative entrepreneurs.  Tessa is passionate about helping businesswomen confidently overcome the overwhelm and create a business that can run without them. 




Hannah Bratterud, owner of Multiplier Consulting Group, Sales Education Consultant in Bozeman, MT

Multiplier Consulting Group / Hannah Bratterud

For more than two decades, Hannah has been developing and refining her approach to designing exceptional employee experiences. Her training in Organizational Psychology and NeuroLeadership combined with extensive work experience in multiple industries across the U.S. has proven to her that the key to achieving lasting differentiation in the marketplace is putting people first in business.

As the founder of Multiplier Consulting Group, Hannah helps businesses achieve stronger sales results and build better teams by investing in their most important customers: their employees. She is passionate about helping people grow by developing their skills and emotional intelligence and loves working with leaders on how to positively impact their teams. 

Hannah enjoys applying these principles in non-professional capacities as well. From dancing Argentine tango to teaching girls’ and women’s empowerment workshops, Hannah applies the people-first approach in her local Bozeman community.