The business journal takes home eight first-place honors.
Newsmakers in the areas of education, health care, nonprofit and sales.
The radiothon has brought in $2.6 million since 1999.
The commission approves $785,000 for small businesses.
For 23 years, Springfield Business Journal has honored women for their professional and civic accomplishments and contributions.
SBJ started the awards in 2011, and today 240 men in the community are able to claim the title.
The virtual assistant training business ranks No. 1,408 on this year's list.
The Nixa internet company has received some $90 million to date for rural infrastructure efforts.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, education, government, health care, nonprofit and sales.
Seth Britton aims to bring Branson+ into homes and beyond.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking & finance, health care, law and media.
Retro Metro changed ownership; print shop Grafpros expanded to Mount Vernon; and the new headquarters and third full-service branch in Springfield for Multipli Credit Union opened.
Money from the radiothon on 93.3 KWTO, 98.7 The Dove, 101.3 Real Country and 96.9 The Jock will send veterans to Washington, D.C.
Business is full of buzzwords – terms leaders use to talk about the work they do. Reporter Karen Craigo works to unpack them with this series.
An ownership change took place for longtime retailer Computer Innovations; Ozark home-based company Bee Flight Aerial Services; and an office for Springfield-based Ozarks Elder Law LLC relocated.
Five companies take home top honors in their categories, and other individuals and businesses are recognized at the annual event.
417 Cocktails LLC moved; 7 Brew Coffee added its first shop in Lebanon; and Branson outlet store for Baltimore, Maryland-based sports apparel retailer Under Armour relocated.