The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel ‘Great opportunity’ for roadsThe Grand Junction Daily SentinelMichael Lewis, who was appointed in November as the executive director of the state Department of Transportation, spoke remotely during the Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce’s quarterly luncheon, providing an overview of the state’s road … Read... Read more
Government and Industry Leaders Celebrated Northlake Courtyard & Residence Inn OpeningBristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 15, 2018–On Thursday, June 14, 2018, the Northlake Courtyard and Residence Inn hosted government and industry leaders in the Charlotte area to celebrate the hotel’s official opening with a welcome event... Read more
WANE Group aims to improve Indiana health ranking through ‘Road Show’WANEThe group started in November 2016 with the Indiana Hospital Association, the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, the Indiana State Medical Association, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana, and the IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health... Read more
St Pete Catalyst Small business profile: Big Frog Custom T-ShirtsSt Pete CatalystWith 89 stores in 27 states, Big Frog Custom T-Shirts and More is leaping into the deep end of the garment decorating pool, and finding a comfortable niche in that otherwise tight-fitting $54 billion industry. The Dunedin-based company... Read more
WMBF Young business owner invests in Marion CountyWMBFMARION COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The unemployment rate is something Marion County has dealt with for decades; at times it was nearly double the states‘ average. But now the county is seeing one of the lowest unemployment rates in 30 years, according... Read more
CNN Trump’s tariff fight could hurt the red states that support himCNN“There is a lot of concern here about the impact it would have in Tennessee,” said Bradley Jackson, president of the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Retaliatory tariffs from Canada, Mexico and the EU could also impact... Read more
The Small Business in Transportation Coalition (Truckers.com) Endorses the ”Small Carrier Electronic Logging Device …BenzingaThe Small Business in Transportation Coalition (SBTC), a 501(c)(6) non-profit transportation industry trade group, has announced it has endorsed the proposed ”Small Carrier Electronic Logging Device Exemption Act of 2018” (HR 5948), a bill introduced... Read more
WFMYNews2.com Marketing Company Racks Up Complaints in 20 StatesWFMYNews2.comPORTLAND, Ore.— Small business owners in 20 different states have filed complaints against an Oregon-based marketing company. They claim the company, Planning Folders, never produced the advertising they paid for and refused to provide a refund. Read more… Read more
U.S. News & World Report The Latest: Legislature Passes Small Business Tax BreaksU.S. News & World ReportThe move is the latest reverberation from President Donald Trump’s 2017 federal tax overhaul. Democratic legislators blocked part of that plan after finding it would benefit some Oregon businesses twice – and cost... Read more
Deadline approaches for SBA Disaster Loan applicationsJackson County Times-JournalThe deadline is approaching for Ohio private non-profit organizations to submit U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loans to repairs damages caused by severe weather conditions including severe storms, flooding, and landslides which occurred in … Read more… Read more