SBJ interviews SPS Deputy Superintendent of Operations John Mulford.
SBJ interviews the managing director of Synergy Wealth Solutions Inc.
SBJ interviews the executive vice president at Jordan Valley Community Health Center.
SBJ interviews the vice president and director of operations at Great Southern Bank.
SBJ interviews the new executive director of Child Advocacy Center Inc.
SBJ interviews the acting planning and development director for the city of Springfield.
SBJ interviews the co-founder of CloudPano, the creator of a virtual tour software with application in real estate.
He's leading Arkansas-based Encore Bank's entry in Springfield, where officials are prioritizing investments in digital products.
View an interview and photo gallery with the chief operator of Blue Heron Farm & Bakery.
Mercy Springfield Communities' new chief medical officer says herd immunity may be on the way this year for COVID-19, but an annual booster shot is likely to combat the virus.
SBJ interviews the owner and chief operating officer of KPM Technology.
SBJ interviews the senior vice president and general manager of SMC Packaging Group.
SBJ interviews the learning, development and inclusion partner with Burrell Behavioral Health.
Raleigh, North Carolina-based Advance Auto Parts opened its first store in Springfield; Natural Grocers made its Springfield debut; and a business owner with experience in the insurance, financial planning and digital marketing fields entered the restaurant industry.
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.