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Treasured role

That’s why he decided to kick off 2013 by investing his time and talents into the role of president and CEO of i2E, a not-for-profit corporation focused on the state’s high-growth startup companies. The 16-year-old firm has had four CEOs in its history, with Meacham replacing Tom Walker, who resigned last year to take a

Nonprofits, retailers look to uncertain future with Chesapeake changes

Marnie Taylor, president and CEO of the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits Photo by Mark Hancock From shopping centers to the support of nonprofits and the arts, many rely on Chesapeake dollars. With the announced departure of Chesapeake co-founder and CEO Aubrey McClendon by April 1, many who have benefited, and continue to benefit from the

Greater OKC: City with the Best Job Market

When Time Moneyland looked for the city with the best job market, it turned to the polling service Gallup and its Job Creation Index. In the first three months of the year, the United States had added more than 220,000 jobs. The goal was to find out exactly where those new jobs were being created

Continental plans growth, further Oklahoma exploration

For 2012, the expected total is approximately 36 million barrels of oil equivalent, the midpoint for growth. With projected levels of growth, it will result in production of 108 MMBoe in 2017. Production growth for 2013 is expected to be a 30- to 35-percent increase, based on a capital expenditures budget of $3.4 billion, excluding

The new paradigm

In spite of anecdotal evidence and popular refrains that the world is flat, the economic reality is one of accumulating wealth, income and employment in urban centers. The Interstate 35 corridor from southern Texas through Oklahoma is among the fastest-growing population and employment centers in the nation. From San Antonio to Oklahoma City, employment and

COTPA enters into agreement for $20 million garage

“The parking is already in demand and we have been charged to prosecute an aggressive schedule, but it is also worth noting that COTPA recognizes the potential of contributing much more to our community by including the mixed uses of commercial, retail and residential,” said TAParchitecture’s Principal Anthony McDermid.   Situated between Main Street and

Hamm names Bott new Continental president and COO

Continental CEO Harold Hamm announced Jeff Hume, Continental’s president and COO, will assume the role of vice chairman of strategic growth initiatives effective June 4. Rick Bott will succeed Hume in the post. “As we grow the company and add shareholder value, we continue to build out a world-class management team,” Hamm said. “Jeff and

Forecasters see big things for city, downtown in 2012

In a morning session Mark Beffort, with Grubb & Ellis Levy Beffort discussed the local office market and his optimism that with Devon Energy Corp. vacating five buildings downtown for its new tower that the former space won’t sit vacant and drag occupancy numbers down. Continental Resources has already begun moving its corporate offices from

6 Oklahomans make Forbes’ wealthy list

Topping the list of Oklahomans is George Kaiser, chairman of BOK Financial in Tulsa, who came in at No. 31, with a net worth of $10 billion. Kaiser was followed a few notches down on the list by Harold Hamm, founder of Continental Resources, at No. 36, with a net worth of $7.5 billion. Hamm