Our nine-county region continues to be an outstanding environment for businesses and people focused on innovation. Just consider these recent developments!
BENTON COUNTY, INDIANA The former Kamp Speedway in Benton County will once again host racing events starting in 2014! The speedway (located at 1160 W 650 S, Bowell) was purchased in November by Michael and Kim Daugherty and plans are being made for the 2014 season. For now the classes that will run are : …Continue Reading
FRANCESVILLE, PULASKI COUNTY – Fratco’s the name. But what’s their game? Francesville company Fratco Inc. was named one of this year’s “Companies to Watch” by a coalition of Indiana state governmental and economic development agencies. It was one of 33 companies picked from a pool of more than 300 companies nominated. To receive the “Companies …Continue Reading
EARL PARK, BENTON COUNTY, IN. (Aug. 22, 2013) – Appalachian Railcar Services, Inc. (ARS), a railcar repair and maintenance company, announced plans today to locate a new facility here, creating up to 22 new jobs by 2015. The Eleanor, W. Va.-headquartered company will invest $1.4 million to lease, construct and equip an 8,000 square-foot facility …Continue Reading
CASS COUNTY, INDIANA A new business coming to the area is contributing toward the Cass Logansport Economic Development Organization’s goals of bringing 40 new jobs and $250,000 in new tax revenue to Cass County this year, with the possibility of other projects to aid further, the organization’s president said. Scott’s Square, a new truck stop …Continue Reading
PULASKI COUNTY – WINAMAC, IN(Aug. 12, 2013) – The Braun Corporation, a wheelchair lift and wheelchair vehicle manufacturer, announced plans today to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 70 new jobs by 2016. “With their vision and drive, Hoosiers have a way of making the world a better place,” said Governor Mike Pence. “Through …Continue Reading
BENTON COUNTY, INDIANA – As a proactive step toward enhancing its employees’ health and wellness, Benton Government and Benton Schools, in collaboration with Novia CareClinics, LLC and benefits consultant RE Sutton, Apex Benefits and MTW Consulting, will have an open house at the new Benton County Health and Wellness Center on Tuesday, May 7. The …Continue Reading
INDIANA (May 7, 2013) – Indiana was ranked as the best place to do business in the Midwest and the fifth best nationwide in a survey of more than 500 chief executives by Chief Executive magazine. The magazine’s ninth annual “Best & Worst States” survey asks CEOs to evaluate states based on business tax policies, …Continue Reading
WEST LAFAYETTE, INDIANA – Two life sciences companies that are commercializing Purdue University innovations can receive up to $250,000 in investments from the Emerging Innovations Fund, an evergreen fund created to accelerate the commercialization of early-stage discoveries. Medtric Biotech LLC received $100,000 and Microfluidic Innovations LLC received $75,000 with a potential to receive an additional …Continue Reading
INDIANAPOLIS – Officescape’s Telework Management Platform allows organizations to take control of telework program administration and policy enforcement and provides a level of transparency not found in any other telework management solution. It brings all of the essential components of a successful telework and mobility program together in one place and allows convenient, controlled access …Continue Reading
TIPPECANOE COUNTY – LAFAYETTE, INDIANA — A new avenue is now open for area businesses interested in accessing technical assistance or collaborating with the U.S. Navy or interested in licensing Navy-developed technology for commercial use. Greater Lafayette Commerce, the area’s nonprofit economic development organization, has entered into a Partnership Intermediary Agreement with Naval Surface Warfare …Continue Reading
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