Greg Gianforte released the first TV ad in the 2016 election for governor of Montana.  The spot is scheduled to air across the state.

Gianforte is the founder of RightNow Technologies.  He started the company out of his house in Bozeman, and created over 500 jobs in Montana.  The average Montana salary at RightNow was nearly $90,000 a year. Oracle purchased RightNow in 2012.