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Resources at Your Fingertips – Indy Chamber

Originally posted by Central ISBDC Indy Chamber To continue expanding their reach of support to small businesses, the Indy Chamber, the CISBDC’s host, recently released the Indy Resource Navigator, an online directory that connects entrepreneurs and small business owners to free and low-cost resources. Check out this online listing of resource providers in the Indy Region!

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Kinney Group

Originally posted by IEDC on March 28, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS –  Kinney Group Inc., a cloud solutions integrator, has secured $6 million of investments through its latest funding round, which will support the company’s continued headquarters growth and job creation in Indianapolis. “Access to capital is crucial for growing Indiana companies like Kinney Group to meet market demands and hire more Hoosiers,” said Jim Schellinger, Indiana Secretary of Commerce. “Through these investments, Indiana is making strategic moves to position our state as a leader in high-growth, high-wage industries like technology. When…

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Greenlight.guru

Originally posted by IEDC on April 4, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS – Greenlight.guru, a modern quality management software company, will expand its operations in a new office for tech startups in downtown Indianapolis. As part of its growth, the company plans to create up to 120 new, high-wage jobs by 2020. Greenlight.guru is investing $651,022 to move into a 7,200-square-foot office at Union 525, a new 122,000-square-foot hub for tech businesses in Indianapolis. The new space is nearly 50 percent larger than its former office in the Stutz Business Center. The company,…

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ClearScholar

Originally posted by IEDC on March 29, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS – ClearScholar, a developer of a student engagement platform for colleges and universities, will expand its operations in downtown Indianapolis, creating up to 31 new high-wage jobs by 2019. “Whether it’s this month’s top-five ranking from Forbes or the continual stream of local tech industry news, Indiana’s status as the Silicon Valley of the Midwest is now clear,” said Elaine Bedel, president of the IEDC. “By building a climate with a low cost of doing business, a top-notch talent base and…

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Notre Dame Identifies New Target for Rare Disease Research

Originally posted on March 30, 2017 by Kylie Veleta, Special Projects Reporter on Inside Indiana Business Peter Reisenauer treats his rare disease with two doses of cornstarch each day. It’s a seemingly bizarre remedy, but is evidence of how little research has been devoted to finding therapies for glycogen storage disease type III (GSDIII). Boosted by a gift from the Reisenauer family, the University of Notre Dame is launching a research effort focused on GSDIII. While Peter feels he’s “pretty normal,” he’s hopeful his alma mater will be able to find…

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Bloomington Startup Swarms Beekeeping Industry

Originally posted on March 30, 2017 by Kylie Veleta, Special Projects Reporter on Inside Indiana Business Honey bees are somewhat mysterious creatures with profound capabilities that scientists can’t fully decode. However, Bloomington-based startup The Bee Corp—led by a group of recent Indiana University graduates—believes it can remove some of the mystery surrounding bees and help beekeepers have more productive hives. After years of development, the team is launching its technology this spring with beekeepers throughout Indiana to take the sting out of hive loss. The Bee Corp’s hive-monitoring technology helps…

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Faurecia

Originally posted by IEDC on March 9, 2017 “Just like Faurecia, Indiana is a global leader in automotive manufacturing,” said Jim Schellinger, Indiana Secretary of Commerce. “As Faurecia expands here in Indiana, they’re leveraging the competitive advantage gained when a business operates in the state with the nation’s highest concentration of manufacturing jobs. Hoosiers have a long legacy in all stages of the automotive industry, and as Indiana continues to advance innovation in manufacturing and build one of the nation’s top environments for doing business, that legacy will grow and…

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Inverse Square

Originally posted by IEDC on March 7, 2017 Inverse-Square, a custom software development company specializing in streamlining business processes, announced plans today to continue its employment growth in downtown Indianapolis, creating an additional 20 new, high-wage jobs by 2020. “Indiana’s small businesses are incredibly innovative, with companies like Inverse-Square leveraging technology and top talent to solve old problems in new ways,” said Jim Schellinger, Indiana Secretary of Commerce. “As home to one of the fastest-growing tech hubs in the nation, Indiana is attracting top tech talent because we offer an…

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ABC Takes Home the Gold at the National Craft Championships

Originally posted on abcindianakentucky.org by Admin_ABC on 3/9/2017 Fort Lauderdale, FL, 3/3/2016– Associated Builders and Contractors of Indiana/Kentucky (ABC) brought home the gold, along with other prestigious awards at the 30th Annual National Craft Championships. The apprentices from Indiana/Kentucky competed alongside 170 of the association’s top craftsmen from 28 states. Apprentices can win a Gold, Silver, Bronze, or Safety medal for their performance. “The National Craft Championships is a great opportunity to show off the exceptionally skilled and well-trained craftsmen and women that work on Associated Builders and Contractors member…

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Your Indianapolis Networking Checklist

by Sam Von Tobel Love it or hate it, networking is a crucial part of growing the big picture as a business and the smaller picture as a professional. Sure, it can be a bit of a hassle and (if you aren’t the biggest extrovert in the world like me) it can be downright painful. Here at Roundpeg we like to stay pretty active in the Indianapolis networking community. It gives us a chance to make business friends, find new clients and even mingle with the competition in some situations…

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Homegrown Manufacturer Expanding in Floyd County

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (Dec. 5, 2016) – W.M. Kelley Company, a manufacturer specializing in material handling equipment and conveyor systems, announced plans today to expand its operations here, creating up to 13 new jobs by 2019. “The gears of Indiana’s manufacturing economy keep turning,” said Governor Mike Pence. “Indiana leads the nation with the strongest concentration of manufacturing jobs, and we’re proud of our low-regulation, low-tax business climates that helps companies grow and expand. And we’re proud of our Hoosier workforce, whose skills and work ethic are the catalysts behind…

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Technology Firm Adding High-Wage Jobs in Boone County

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (Dec. 8, 2016) – Clear Software, the market leader and sole provider of simplified business software, announced plans today to expand its operations in Boone County, creating up to 190 new high-wage jobs. “Indiana’s tech sector is thriving, and today I am proud to celebrate another success story as Clear Software continues to grow its footprint,” said Governor Mike Pence. “Indiana ranks among the top five states for business and we offer companies low-taxes, fiscal predictability and a skilled Hoosier workforce so they can focus on what matters…

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Minnesota-Based Steel Producer Doubling in Size at Port of Indiana

PORTAGE, Ind. (Dec. 15, 2016) – Ratner Steel Supply Company announced plans today to expand its operations at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor in Portage, creating up to 37 new jobs by 2019. “Once companies choose to hire Hoosiers, they’ll almost always want to hire more,” said Governor Mike Pence. “After picking Indiana for a new facility in 2012, Ratner Steel experienced the benefits of employing a strong team of Hoosiers, who are among the nation’s most skilled manufacturing professionals. Today, one in five Hoosiers work in the manufacturing industry,…

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[IEDC] New Albany Security & Loss Prevention Company Adding Distribution Center

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (Oct. 19, 2016) – FireKing Security Group, a security and loss protection company, announced plans today to expand its operations in Indiana, constructing a new distribution center that will create up to 50 new jobs by 2020. “FireKing is a true Indiana success story,” said Governor Mike Pence. “After launching in Indiana 65 years ago, FireKing has experienced tremendous growth and now sells its Hoosier-built products around the world. Through that growth, FireKing has continued to invest and grow in Indiana, helping contribute to the 156,800 new…

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[IEDC] Electrical Safety Company Expanding Headquarters in Boone County

INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 31, 2016) – Lewellyn Technology, an electrical safety and combustible dust consulting company, announced plans today to expand its offices here, creating up to 30 new high-wage jobs by 2021. “From cybersecurity to defense to workplace safety initiatives, Hoosiers across the state are working to keep the nation safe,” said Governor Mike Pence. “With the growth of companies like Lewellyn Technology, Indiana has added more than 161,000 new jobs since just 2013. By building a growth-oriented business climate here in Indiana, we’re proud that homegrown Hoosier companies like…

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Your Fabulous Life

How much money do you need to live the lifestyle you want? That depends on what you’ll earn, and what you’ll spend. See how far your future occupation and income will take you with IN Reality, an online tool at hoosierdata.in.gov/inreality/. Produced by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development and the Indiana Business Research Center at the IU Kelley School of Business, IN Reality offers a reality check without a lecture on your spending habits. Choose an income level and occupation and make choices about whether to drive a used…

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Plan for Repayment

If you’ve borrowed money for college, it’s important to repay responsibly. Learn More Indiana offers these tips to make sure you are repaying your loans efficiently: • Start early. If you’re able to pay off interest while you’re still in college, you’ll save money over the long run. Remember, your loan repayments will consist of principal (the original amount you borrowed), plus interest. The longer you take to pay back your loans, the more you’ll pay in interest. • Calculate your payment. Find the loan repayment plan that works for…

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