A business incubation center will be named after the insurance company.
The company is relocating its operation in Sparta to a building currently occupied by Stockmens Bank.
The initiative is designed to assist child care centers in the region.
Elevate Community is designed with 400-square-foot residences.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking and finance, education, health care, insurance and municipal.
In Springfield Business Journal’s summer project report, 19 active construction jobs represent more than $340 million in investments and over 2 million square feet of new construction, additions and renovations.
The restaurant chain delivers $20,000 to the local nonprofit.
Columnist Steve Albrecht says leaders must speak the language of business.
The Payroll Co. buys a portion of Arkansas-based CFO Network.
Aug. 4 was opening day for Legacy Bank & Trust Co.’s $8 million new corporate headquarters; a new Marshfield restaurant debuted; and a husband and wife took the plunge into food truck ownership.
Newsmakers in the areas of banking and finance, communications, education, energy, government and nonprofit.
For 22 years, Springfield Business Journal has honored women for their professional and civic accomplishments and contributions.
The appointees work in the insurance, health care, education and nonprofit industries.
The health care system is committing $18 million annually toward the hike.
The Virtual Savvy is the top-ranked business out of six locally.
The company's full-year net income comes to $311.5 million, and revenue also rises.
Concepts range from sales assistance to social media content monetization.
Speakeasy, more event space are next on tap for development.
Marc Thornsberry, a Senior Engineer at CJW, says he joined the company after working in the public sphere. He says CJW had a ton of experience working with the community, and putting their customer's and clients.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares helpful advice and cautionary tips about the importance of tracking cash flow for new or established businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Michael Smith and Chris Sawyer, COO and CEO of Next Level Solutions respectively, discuss how they keep their remote teams and offices in and out of country on the same page. Next Level Solutions was ranked #1 in the Springfield Business Journal's 2021 Dynamic Dozen.
John Oke-Thomas, architect and co-founder of minorities in business, responds to the accusation that minority businesses are only successful because of the priority they have received in lending. He says that if a business uses a loan well, it shows their worth.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares tips for entrepreneurs who are ready to seek funding. Some of her tips apply broadly; some target technology industry businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and startups, and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Hollie Elliott discusses common misconceptions about locating your business in a small town. She says that there are a lot of benefits that people may not consider.
Drawing on his own experience dynamically evolving his company and business model, Jim Meinsen discusses when and how you might need to draw on new technology. Jim and Debbie Meinsen are co-owners of TCI Graphics in Springfield.
John Oke-Thomas, longtime Springfield architect, discusses his philosophy on architecture. He says that future historians will be focused on the sustainability of our contemporary architecture.
Erin Hedlun, director of marketing and communications at Evangel University, says compassion is an important job skill. Hedlun says it is a component of what makes a leader.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistree Pottery, talks about the concepting that went behind the aesthetic of the business.