City program would offer construction experience and restore neighborhoods.
Tom Rankin of Rankin Development is the July 20 interview guest for SBJ’s 12 People You Need to Know series.
The first of six special issues unpack economic survey results.
The small town of Crane is the recipient of some big money from the state that will lead to demolition of over a dozen blighted structures.
Leasing a new hangar at the Springfield airport will accommodate American Airlines as it flies planes from its Embraer 175 fleet.
Craig Hosmer takes issue with those consulted in proposed land disturbance permit bill.
Five years after launching in Buffalo, home goods store Market 116 LLC and its owners have invested roughly $300,000 in a longtime vacant downtown building.
Local firms submitted 20 projects showcasing their expertise and portfolios.
A new warehouse is nearly complete at the corner of East Turner Street and North Barnes Avenue in northwest Springfield.
D&E Plumbing & Heating is serving as general contractor for the project slated for completion by year's end.
Roughly 72 acres in district are rezoned for $26 million project.
Branco Enterprises is among finalists for Associated General Contractors of Missouri's Construction Keystone Awards.
James Leon Combs pledges $35,000, bringing the project tally to $3.7 million.
BiBi Office Complex is slated for completion by early 2023.
The Preston is a 100-unit, four-story senior living facility being erected on Weller Avenue north of Independence Street.
Demolition is slated to start soon on South Campbell.
The award recognizes the professional, philanthropic and civic contributions of businessmen throughout the Springfield region.
Ramata Italian targets a fall launch at the former home of Famous Dave's.
SBJ interviews A Color Story's marketing lead.
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.