City Council is scheduled to vote Jan. 25 on the organization’s rezoning request.
The money is earmarked for infrastructure and capital improvement projects.
Daniel Wooten becomes the new firm leader, and attorney Nate Dunville is promoted.
Susan Appelquist worked at her family law firm for the majority of her career.
Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, banking, education, law, management and nonprofit.
Miller Engineering PC moved into its new headquarters; Springfield-based Ozarks Elder Law LLC added offices in Branson and Lebanon; and Omaha, Nebraska-based Milan Laser Hair Removal opened its first Springfield clinic.
They said it. We're reporting it. Fourteen industry forecasts lead the way into 2021.
Kevin Dunaway worked at his former law firm for nearly four decades.
Joshua Christensen and Amanda Cochran take on the elevated positions at the start of the year.
No. 1 is protection against employers from COVID-19 legislation.
The city's expense is nearly $100,000 this year, a spokesperson says.
Jack Goodman is appointed to the state Court of Appeals' Southern District.
An independent panel of judges chose 40 rising professionals for the honor.
Springfield City Council voted unanimously Dec. 14 to extend the masking requirement inside city limits until April 9. The current order was set to expire Jan. 9.
Reflecting on 2020, the SBJ newsroom compiled the top 10 stories that impacted Queen City business.
Jerry Davis is slated to serve a two-year term building patriotic education curriculum.
The Bark Yard dog park and bar concept launched; Charity Fent Cake Design LLC moved; and a pair of business owners collaborated on opening The Hidden Hut LLC.
This poll is not a scientific sampling. It offers a snapshot of what readers are thinking.
Heather Kite, owner of startup business Rooted Deep Farms, talks about tough times during the winter of 2020-2021. She says determination was a necessary component that kept her going.
Jeramey and Julia Henson, co-owners of HM Dentworks Academy, discuss the importance of family in work-life balance. They say you can’t make up for the major life events. HM Dentworks Academy is also co-owned by Chris McWhirter.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistry Pottery, talks about her struggle with PXE, or Pseudoxanthoma elasticum, a disease that affects the eyes. She says that despite her struggle, she is ultimately thankful.
Jessica Burkland, a Missouri State University business instructor in the Department of Management, talks about small business start-up trends in a post-pandemic year. Burkland, who owns Activate Consulting & Training and volunteers as a small business mentor for SCORE of Southwest Missouri, says startups that offer new services and products to help people work from home or that enhance mental health could find greater success.
Jim and Debbie Meinsen, co-owners of TCI Graphics, say the past year has been one of the toughest they have faced. Now in the company's 50th year, the couple says they learned a few things in 2020.
Charlie Rosenbury, president of Self-Interactive, calls on his experience in programming to illustrate lessons he has learned running a business and life in general. Springfield Business Journal's 90 Ideas is presented by Great Southern Bank.
Darline Mabins talks with SBJ’s Christine Temple about growing up after a tragic accident took the lives of her mother and older brother. Mabins is now the regional branch sales manager for Arvest Bank. No Ceiling is an SBJ podcast, going in depth with local women, sharing their journey to the top of their professions.
Caleb Scott, owner, coach and player for Queen City Insane Asylum semi-professional football team, talks about the ways that the team works to support each other on and off the field. Scott says you can’t force people to become leaders, they have to come naturally.
Steve Williams, owner of Crosstown Barbecue, discusses the role relationships have played throughout the 51 years that Crosstown Barbecue has been in business. He says that while he puts effort into providing the best food he can, ultimately “people like to do business with people they like.”
Randy Bacon, professional photographer and humanitarian, relates his experience building relationships with clients since he became a photographer. He says building relationships with his clients and perfecting his craft are the most important things he does to spread his business.