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Oklahoma has a problem: cedar trees feed wildfires. And Windle has a solution. Now, he just needs customers to bridge the gap between the two. Windle’s company, Edmond-based Cedar Closets & Products LLC, builds cedar closet paneling, shelving, cabinets, shoe racks and other home furnishings using the aromatic but problematic Eastern Red cedar tree, a


NORMAN Stephen Koranda, Norman Convention and Visitors Bureau executive director, earned the Certified Destination Management Executive designation on July 18 at the Destination Marketing Association International conference in Orlando, Fla. CDME is the only integrated executive program designed specifically for the destination marketing industry. The program requires participation in three core classes presented by DMAI

Edmond incentives

“We want to get the word out that Edmond is business-friendly,” says Janet Yowell, executive director of the Edmond Economic Development Authority. The city of Edmond, the EEDA and Edmond Electric partnered to help businesses with stumbling blocks that might hinder them from growing, while adding jobs in Edmond at the same time. Yowell says

Senior class

With 10,000 boomers set to retire every day for nearly the next two decades, companies quickly are figuring out there’s a big market in providing what they’re looking for. Today’s retirement residences — whether independent, assisted living or skilled-nursing facilities — are providing savvy seniors with tons of amenities. Restaurants, convenience stores, movie theaters, classrooms,