Monthly Archives: October 2019
The sheer size of the Corridor’s first Fleet Farm store, which opened Sept. 17 in Edgewood Town Center in Cedar Rapids, seems to beg the question: Is the brick-and-mortar retail party going to crank back up again?
“A hacker is somebody who has a strong grasp on technology as well as security … and they have a huge amount of confidence,” Zach Zaffis, ProCircular’s security engineer and offensive security specialist, told attendees of the CBJ’s fifth-annual Cybersecurity Breakfast.
More than a year and a half ago, consumer products giant Procter & Gamble announced it would cut 500 jobs at its Iowa City facility. Now, the company says it is making “some adjustments” and plans to actually hire up to 100 additional workers.
An expanded UPS presence at the Eastern Iowa Airport will enhance Cedar Rapids’ growing profile as a logistics hub as it brings more jobs, investments and revenues to the airport, officials said at a Sept. 25 groundbreaking.
Collins Aerospace Mission Systems President Phil Jasper recently offered some words of reassurance about the company’s future in the Corridor during some of his first public remarks since the merger of Rockwell Collins and UTC.