Monthly Archives: August 2020
Aaron Warner learned a valuable lesson from his former boss, Integrated DNA Technologies Founder Dr. Joseph Walder: You can make any company look like it’s on the verge of becoming the next big thing. Or you can build a company that is the next big thing.
Marion Economic Development Corp. has partnered with three community banks to launch the Derecho Storm Business Recovery Loan Program.
Veridian Credit Union has named Renee Christoffer as its new president and CEO.
Alex Taylor has been named the new managing director of the Iowa Startup Accelerator (ISA).
Bars will be closing again in the six Iowa counties with the most virus activity beginning tonight, news partner KCRG-TV9 reports.
In the latest episode of Tom Cilek’s New Best Friend, banker and master connector Tom Cilek sits down with John Lohman, publisher and owner of the Corridor Business Journal, to discuss his time as Herky the Hawk, his decision to start a newspaper and the evolution of the Creative Corridor region and brand. Presented by West Bank.
The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois has named Shannon Greene as the organization’s new executive director.
The Duane Arnold Energy Center in Palo will cease operations permanently following the Aug. 10 derecho.
A community collaboration has been formed to bring electricity to Alliant Energy customers who are still without power after the Aug. 10 derecho.
The Iowa Economic Development Authority board has approved tax credits through the state’s High Quality Jobs program for General Mills, which is investing $37 million to update a production line at its Cedar Rapids plant.