Monthly Archives: December 2012

Preservation, restoration create new council home

A meticulously restored depression-era mural completes the Cedar Rapids council’s chambers.

2012 in review: Emerging neighborhoods flourish as flood recovery continues

2012 was a year for the record books, and Linn County has more changes in store for 2013.

2012: a year for the record books

Flood recovery marches on, as emerging neighborhoods grow.

2012 in review: Flood recovery, development continues in Johnson County

This year saw major development projects in the Iowa River Landing district, Downtown Iowa City, the University of Iowa and North Liberty.

Alliance Claims Solutions expands, adds up to 200 new jobs

The Cedar Rapids-based company, which employs about 75 people, will move to a larger office space in Hiawatha.

Area retailers report steady holiday sales

Small businesses in the Corridor say holiday shoppers are turning out this year to buy and they expect that to continue.

Shriver returns to Eco Lips

Steve Shriver is taking the lessons he learned from running a $15 million division at Frontier and applying them to the next chapter of business at Eco Lips.

Entrepreneurs share success stories at forum

Panelists shared their advice, successes and failures at the Corridor Business Journal’s Entrepreneurial Forum Dec. 5.

Downtown Iowa City high rises unveiled

The corner of College and Gilbert streets in Iowa City will eventually be a vibrant downtown corner. Whether that includes New Pioneer Co-op, movie theaters, restaurants, bowling alleys, apartments or commercial office space is still up in the air.

Readers select 2012 Most Influential

One of our favorite parts about the Corridor Business Journal is our ability to share with readers the thoughts and opinions of area leaders, in their own words.

Commemorating 30 years
of Strategic Financial Solutions

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