Peggy Davis is tapped to receive the Harold K. Bengsch honor.
Restitution of $15,000 is ordered in the case prosecuted by the attorney general’s office.
Tim Guillot and Thom Lundberg, partners with Esterly Schneider & Associates say architecture is more than designing a space to fit physical needs. It should also improve emotional well-being. …
A conflict of interest allegation was filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission in November 2018.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking and finance, education, engineering, hospitality, insurance, manufacturing, municipal and recreation.
The jobless rate mirrors several other states in the Midwest.
Passage April 2 could generate $11 million for capital projects annually.
Dr. Thomas Alms agrees to pay $200,000 and surrender his license.
Branson Top Ops replaces former amphibious vehicle depot.
The March check of $4.4 million is up 2.5 percent from the prior year.
Organization’s director speaks for SBJ’s 12 People You Need to Know.
Passage would legalize sports wagering in casinos and on the internet.
Positronic Industries Inc. on March 11 presented a rezoning plan to Springfield City Council.
City Council on March 11 heard a rezoning proposal for multiple properties.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, education, health care, municipal, real estate and technology.
The Bass Pro campus at Campbell Avenue and Sunshine Street is the focus of a feasibility study, which recommends a 100,000-square-foot convention center and three hotels in the vicinity.
The local metro area’s jobless rate increases alongside the rest of the state.
The process comes amid a moratorium that ends in August.
Are you looking for reasons why you aren’t achieving your business goals? Sherry Coker, Executive Director at the OTC Center for Workforce Development, says to make sure you’re addressing …
Bike enthusiast Cody Stringer is betting his bike share nonprofit will lead to a more bike-friendly city.
As employees are more mobile and have a desire to work from home, Haden Long owner of Ellecor, explains office spaces are trending towards a more home-like feel. Things like shared work spaces, office pets, and cozy furnishings allow employees to be selective about where they work and become more effective as a result.
Every industry has to navigate trend shifts, but Scott Shotts of Missouri Spirits describes the changes in beverage industry as anarchy. Tried-and-true spirits rules are being ignored. Learn how the local distillery balances following the trends for product development with taking risks.
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.