President Ken Mills says Cox Roofing plans to add 10 employees in 2019, its 40th year in business.
A new development is in progress where Lost River of the Ozarks once operated.
The launch comes three years after the federal government selected the Republic Road site.
They said it. We're reporting it. Sixteen industry forecasts lead the way into 2019.
After 15 years in the family business, Chris Carson has a new vantage point as president. overseeing 40 employees at the 72-year-old company.
After the Missouri Department of Transportation rerouted Eastgate Avenue at Division Street, Crossland Construction crews began constructing two buildings for Napleton Autowerks.
The Top 10 business stories of 2018 reflect a vibrant development market. See what the SBJ newsroom selected.
Newsmakers in the areas of construction, education, entertainment, health care, municipal and retail.
The Cambium mixed-use development will bring to the market 127 multifamily units and 9,000 square feet of office space.
“Ready. Set. Give.” is a seven-part series that helps companies create a culture of giving. “The first thing I think a company needs to do is assess the individual interest of their employees …
Sidewalk Plaza location to join two others in shopping centers.
Bryan Properties announces another new lodging facility.
Ceremony follows demolition of properties to make way for facility.
Scott Opfer announces plans during Springfield Business Journal’s 12 People You Need To Know live interview series.
The 17th Hurricane Bay Car Wash is underway, and it’ll be the second in Bolivar – for the time being.
Before summer 2018, Titus Williams and his family of real estate businessmen were behind the scenes in local and Midwestern developments. That’s no longer the case.
Following a business surge through acquisitions, Wilson Logistics plans to build a $7 million terminal in Strafford.
In separate action, Planning and Zoning reverses its stance on short-term rentals
The center fills a gap in the service model, says Creekside director.
Bike enthusiast Cody Stringer is betting his bike share nonprofit will lead to a more bike-friendly city.
Kevin Wyas, founder of ECRI, started his first business at the age of 19, ran the business for 16 years before selling it. He recognizes the benefits of starting a business so young when he had relatively little to lose. "The stress and the uncertainty of this would be crippling," he says for somebody accustomed to a regular paycheck.
ighty percent of questions are common across industries, so you don't need industry-specific experience to do effective market research according to Debra Kassarjian, independent consultant and owner of DKInsights. As a matter of fact, she thinks there is a great deal to be gained from exchanging ideas outside of your industry.
Danny Collins, 37 North founder and guide, says the biggest leap they took in the first year was to purchase a vehicle. That major financial investment, however, allowed them to provide their outdoor guide services at a price point they felt was more appropriate.
Springfield Diner owner Ömer Önder sits down with a restaurant consultant who starts challenging the menu offerings."No bashful food." The blunt conversation is the launching off point to determine how the Mediterranean influence will affect the young restaurant's offerings in the future. Made to Order is an ongoing sbjLive documentary series in collaboration with Springfield Business Journal tracking the rebranding of a local restaurant.
Haden Long, owner of Ellecor, opened a retail home decor business five years ago in a traditional retail space. When the interior design side of the business took off, she decided to renovate a 100-year old bungalow to better show off product samples and installations.
Scott Shotts, partner with Missouri Spirits, says when they started in 2011 there were approximately 300 distilleries in the U.S. and now there are more than 3,000 so competition has grown significantly. Diversification of their business model has helped them succeed.
Matthew Blystone of Theta Float Spa had the financial means to start the unique business, but used crowdsourcing for pre-orders to determine market interest in addition to gathering a nice cash reserve before opening.
Avery Parrish with the Springfield Regional Arts Council explains how businesses can display local art in their spaces for a fraction of the price of investing in a permanent collection. The corporate partnership program allows a business to select from a customized portfolio of local artists' work curated based on the company's mission and aesthetic that can be switched out every six or 12 months.
After a year of experiential market research, Danny Collins, 37 North founder and guide, found three ways they plan to expand. Some were anticipated and others were not expected until they …
Inspirational speaker Chad Porter shares his story of turning a tragic accident that took him to the darkest depths into a rewarding career as a motivational speaker and business coach.