The first of six special issues unpack economic survey results.
Newsmakers in the areas of banking and finance, culinary, education, entertainment, law, municipal and transportation.
Columnist Bennet Bodenstein tries four selections of the wine variety.
Director Martin Scorsese's team makes purchases at the Springfield antique mall, company officials say.
The event, which was expected to bring 75,000 to downtown Springfield, is canceled in 2021 due to COVID-19.
Restaurateur Bryan Bevel is the first men's rugby program leader for the school.
Local firms submitted 20 projects showcasing their expertise and portfolios.
After 30 years downtown, Hyde Gallery relocated; Jiffy Lube’s newest shop in the Ozarks opened; and Springfield-based Penmac Staffing Services Inc. expanded its local footprint.
Trail additions and ecological work are part of a two-year project.
‘On Medical Grounds’ seeks to inform and entertain with wide range of medical topics.
Less than a year after opening inside a downtown bar, Secret Sandwich Shop LLC moved around the corner; Briza Celebrations, a family-run event venue, launched in Marshfield; and brothers Eddie and Jorge Aceves teamed up for their first ownership venture, Xurros Handcrafted Spanish Donuts LLC.
The award recognizes the professional, philanthropic and civic contributions of businessmen throughout the Springfield region.
Tanya Bluto takes the leadership reins at Itec Attractions.
The airline starts routes to Austin, Texas, and Punta Gorda, Florida, in November as leisure traffic boosts travel industry.
Pickles and Buns LLC, a food truck specializing in sliders and loaded sides, opened; the Kelley family opened a Farmers Insurance office; and the Sandlot Training Facility, which provides hitting, pitching and catching skill development space for baseball and softball players of all ages, launched.
Springfield brewery is set to become the 11th in city limits.
City’s traffic calming work is expected to last until October.
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.