Corwin Automotive Group relocated its operations; the city of Nixa opened its first park for dogs; and Rise Coffee Co. transitioned to a brick-and-mortar shop.
Ryan Mooney transitions to vice president of economic development for the bank.
Greg Williams is succeeded in the interim by Jane Paul.
Battlefield entered the craft brewery scene; a veteran of the HVAC industry opened Garrison Heating & Air LLC; and first-time business owner Sean Barnhill debuted e-commerce venture Gents Glow.
Business owners and advocates share optimism about the heart of the city.
Longtime grilling hobbyists made a professional pivot with the opening of The Grill Guys of Missouri LLC; new ownership took over personal training business Big Time Results; and friends and first-time business owners Kathryn Barber and Madi Sheppard launched Ozark Mountain Hydration.
For many with home-based businesses, it’s a no-brainer: Working out of the home is economical and convenient. For some on Springfield City Council, it’s a slippery slope toward changing the character of residential neighborhoods.
Taj Suleyman says leaders must be intentional about diversity, equity and inclusion.
Sean Barnhill debuts Gents Glow to provide self-care products.
The Hive will serve as a career launch pad for people with developmental disabilities.
Ex-cop finds meaning through leatherwork at Grimbeard Leather.
A pair of military veterans with an interest in cigars opened Tabak Co. LLC; CoxHealth’s first “super clinic” in Springfield opened; and Quarters Arcade & Boba Bar got its start in Ozark.
Crista Hogan and Rachel Anderson are scheduled to be recognized during a ceremony in March.
Jamie Ray Gragg seeks the position held by embattled Rep. Tricia Derges.
Attention turns to organic foods and supplements in wake of global health crisis.
A new player in the tabletop gaming scene emerged in Nixa; an entrepreneur teamed with his wife and a family friend to open Lake and Bake Pizza; and the first medical marijuana dispensary in the Table Rock Lake area opened.
They said it. We're reporting it. Fourteen industry forecasts lead the way into 2022.
A career pivot for a former human resources professional resulted in Bosky’s Vegan Grill; Neverending Game Store LLC made its second move in as many years; and Mercy Springfield Communities added a second Queen City clinic focused on sports rehabilitation and performance improvement.