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2014 Technology Exchange Conference Starts Sunday In Indianapolis

Indianapolis – The Circle City will become the center of the tech universe later this month, when Indiana University hosts visionaries as they collaborate on the future of research and education networks. It’s all part of the 2014 Technology Exchange, taking place Oct. 26-30 at the JW Marriott … Read More

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Zimmer Announces Third Quarter Profit Increases

WARSAW – Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZMH) today reported financial results for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2014. The company reported third quarter net sales of $1.11 billion, an increase of 2.9 percent reported and 3.1 percent constant currency over the third quarter of 2013. Diluted … Read More

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Mercury Wireless Expands Into Kosciusko, Elkhart

Mercury Wireless announces a completion date of expanded service in Elkhart and Kosciusko Counties. As of Friday, Oct. 17, Mercury Wireless is offering broadband internet and digital phone service to the communities of New Paris, Milford, and Benton, Indiana. “Having heard many requests for better service from community … Read More

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Chore Time Expanding, New Jobs

CTB Inc., whose worldwide headquarters are located in Milford, Ind., announced that it was adding a 45,000 square foot addition to its Chore Time poultry equipment production facility which will also increase employment with 15 immediate new positions. Jeff Miller, Operations Manager of Chore-Time, noted that, “demand for … Read More

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Taste & Trade Expo Underway

The eighth annual Taste & Trade Expo kicked off this morning at 10 a.m. at the Manahan Orthopedic Capital Center in Winona Lake. The expo is a unique event. At first glance, it looks like any other business convention. Retail, service, manufacturing and not-for-profit business from all over … Read More

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KEDCo Announces Come Back to Kosciusko Campaign

“The last time I was before you I talked about what a great couple of years it’s been,” George Robertson, Kosciusko Economic Development Corporation president, told the Kosciusko County Council on Oct. 10. Robertson went on to report that unemployment had dropped once again. However, this poses a … Read More

Golden Corral Still Working on Plumbing

According to Kosciusko County Health Department Administrator Bob Weaver, Golden Corral in Warsaw is still working on plumbing problems that closed the restaurant earlier this year. It is still unknown exactly when the restaurant will reopen, but Weaver expects he will be notified once repairs are completed. After passing … Read More

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Philly Company Purchases Fort Wayne Rental Community

GoldOller Real Estate Investments announced its acquisition of the Canterbury Green Apartments and Townhomes in Fort Wayne, Ind., for $85.5 Million from AIMCO Holdings QRS, Inc. With 1,988 units, Canterbury Green is one of the largest rental communities in the United States. GoldOller completed the acquisition in a … Read More

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Passion, Purpose & Profit: I Want You To Fail

Don Roulo is the CEO (Chief Encouragement Officer) of Life Quest. He is a life, career and business coach as well as a Certified 48 Days Workshop Facilitator. He travels nationally and internationally to conduct business and career training as well as marriage and family workshops. By DON … Read More

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Dahms and Yarian Purchases Rochester Accounting Firm

Dahms & Yarian Inc. CPA’s in Warsaw and Rochester announces the recent purchase of the accounting practice of Virga A. Smith CPA in Rochester. Dahms & Yarian will continue providing the professional service which their clients have grown to expect. Dahms & Yarian is a full service accounting … Read More

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Indiana Ranked Amongst Best Business Climates

Indiana’s business climate is best in the Midwest and the seventh best nationwide according to Area Development’s Top States for Doing Business Survey. The state was also among the ranking’s top-five picks in the skilled labor availability (first), water availability and cost (second), distribution and supply chain hubs … Read More

South Bend Agriculture Property Sells For Millions

Approximately 525 acres of agricultural land near South Bend sold at auction for $4,525,000 Wednesday, with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company managing the sale. The successful auction of farm equipment added $690,975, bringing the total for the day to more than $5.2 million. The auction featured part … Read More

Fort Wayne Company Reports Higher Earnings

Steel Dynamics, Inc. (nasdaq/gs:STLD) today announced second quarter 2014 net income of $72 million, or $0.31 per diluted share, on net sales of $2.1 billion. By comparison, prior year second quarter net income was $29 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.8 billion; and … Read More

Fort Wayne Company Aquires Mississippi Company

Steel Dynamics Inc. (nasdaq/gs:STLD) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100 percent of Severstal Columbus LLC (“Columbus”) from OAO Severstal. Located in northeast Mississippi, Columbus is one of the newest and most technologically advanced mini-mills in North America. Steel Dynamics will purchase … Read More

Fort Wayne Company Awarded Military Contract

Petroleum Traders Company of Fort Wayne has been awarded a maximum $15,838,744 modification (P00010) to add additional line items on a 3-year base contract (SP0600-13-D-8523). This is a fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract for ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel. Locations of performance are South Carolina, Missouri, Arkansas and Georgia, with an … Read More

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Ivy Tech North Central Welcomes Leigh Ann Jacobsen

SOUTH BEND — Leigh Ann Jacobson joined Ivy Tech Community College’s North Central region as the Executive Director of Resource Development on June 23. Leigh Ann will be responsible for developing and sustaining fundraising efforts in Ivy Tech North Central’s four-county area. She will identify and cultivate potential … Read More