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News Article - 09.11.2012

OKC tops economic index

Oklahoma City has another first place ribbon to pin on its chest. In the On Numbers Economic Index report for September, the city ranked No. 1 for its low unemployment at 4.8 percent, and high private-sector job growth. Read more
 
News Article - 09.11.2012

Houston Astros to continue contact with RedHawks

The Oklahoma City RedHawks will continue seeing stars with the announcement Sept. 11 that Major League Baseball’s Houston Astros has extended its Player Development Contract with the Triple A team. Read more
 
News Article - 08.14.2012

OKC improves ISO ranking

Home and business owners in Oklahoma City could see their insurance premiums dropping in the near future based on findings in a report from the Insurance Services Office. The organization is the leading supplier of actuarial, statistical, underwriting and claims data and services to the property casualty insurance industry. In the latest report, Oklahoma City moved from a classification of nine to a five – one being the best, and 10, the worst. Read more
 
News Article - 08.10.2012

Chamber executive to serve on national board

Greater Oklahoma City Chamber President and CEO Roy Williams was tapped to served as chairman of the board of the American Chamber of Commerce Executives for 2012-2013. He began his term Aug. 2 at the ACCE Annual Convention in Louisville, Ky. Read more
 
News Article - 08.10.2012

OKBio launches jobs website

A website created by the Oklahoma Bioscience Association launched recently to connect bioscience employers and bioscience professionals looking for work. Job seekers can post their resumes online and receive alerts about openings.

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News Article - 08.08.2012

Grandad's bar moving in to home on 23rd Street

Kenneth Seal and Harvey Parrish may be gone, but their grandson is opening a bar that would make the two proud. Read more
 
News Article - 08.02.2012

Oklahoma technology equipment company acquired by Florida firm

Oklahoma City-based networking and communications firm Sooner Network Solutions was acquired Aug. 1 by Florida-based Vology. Read more
 
News Article - 07.26.2012

Brownfields money headed to OKC

Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett will be joined at 1 p.m. July 30 by officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Oklahoma Office of the Secretary of Environment, Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality and the Oklahoma Corporation Commission to highlight the city’s recent Brownfields assessment grant of $350,000.

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News Article - 07.24.2012

The great food divide

With all the chains strewn along Interstate 35 in Norman, locals still prefer to eat, well, local

Seasoned Normanites love their town, and their local food options. But the college town of more than 100,000 offers everything from homegrown concepts to regional and national chains that operate in harmony, although there may not be too much crossover business. If you want baby back ribs from Chili’s, you’re in luck. Looking for a unique homegrown Oklahoma meal from a local restaurant, perhaps even one called Local? You’re also in luck, but you may not see the same faces at both places. Read more
 
News Article - 07.24.2012

Hillbillies, Lucy, Brady kids heading to OKC televisions

Oklahoma City will be one of five Hearst Television markets to receive the Me-TV Network. The channel features nearly 100 television series from Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution,CBS Television Distribution, NBCUniversal Television and from independent series owners and producers. Read more
 
News Article - 07.20.2012

City seeks RFPs for old jail

The city of Oklahoma City is seeking input from developers to repurpose the 72-year-old jailhouse at 200 N. Shartel. The 41,000-square-foot, six-story facility housed inmates until the new county jail opened in the late 1980s. Read more
 
News Article - 07.13.2012

OKC continues to receive top honors

In 2012 alone, Oklahoma City has received top national rankings in categories ranging from best retail, manufacturing and IT opportunities to “Best U.S. City for Small Business,” “Best Big Cities for Jobs” and “Fittest Cities.” Read more
 
News Article - 07.09.2012

OCU plans to honor five

The Oklahoma Commerce & Industry Hall of Honor at Oklahoma City University’s Meinders School of Business will induct a CEO, a former Miss America, an engineer and entrepreneur, a business newspaper publisher and a local media mogul. A luncheon for the honorees is planned for Oct. 24 at Cox Convention Center. The luncheon benefits the Meinders School scholarship programs. Read more
 
News Article - 06.29.2012

Flint Strikes

Restaurant in Colcord Hotel offers casual dining with a touch of class

News Article - 05.14.2012

Four OKC businesses named inner-city winners

Four Oklahoma City-based companies were named in the top 100 fastest-growing companies in America’s inner cities by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City. Read more
 
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