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AT&T plans OKC job growth

 The new project managers will work in the company’s northwest Oklahoma City offices and support AT&T’s small and medium business customers. “AT&T could have chosen to place these jobs anywhere in the country because these jobs will be not only providing support and services to the businesses here in Oklahoma, but will also be supporting

BIO FACTS

» The majority of bioscience venture capital invested in the past six years was in medical diagnostics. » The largest share of the state’s bioscience patents during that period was in biochemistry, drugs and pharmaceuticals, and surgical and medical instruments. » The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation in Ardmore is the largest private foundation in the

Lab to market

Funded by the newly formed Excella Biotech Business Accelerator, a startup company is learning to use vaccines to strip DNA from antibodies in order to feed that DNA into specific germs. Those germs then spit out copies of the antibodies. Whereas in the past, antibodies had to be replicated in mice, this new technology shaves

Power chair

Only a year removed from earning the title of best electric utility company in America by one trade publication, OG&E is one of Oklahoma’s most successful companies. Now, in his added role as the chairman of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, Delaney will be asked to share what he has learned with businesses all across

Cornett gives ninth state of the city speech

Mayor Mick Cornett Photo by Mark Hancock About 1,500 attended the event held at the Cox Convention Center, and hosted by the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber. Cornett said he didn’t get everything done he would have liked in 2012, but was content with progress on MAPS 3, praise from near and far for the city,

Good aim?

Russell Claus Planning Director City of Oklahoma City 2012 Goals: 1. Continue to work toward making OKC the shining city on the plains that it must become. 2. Take the family to Yellowstone/Tetons this summer so that we can get as close to a grizzly as possible without being eaten. (Note to self: Stock up

Delaney takes chairman position with chamber

Peter Delaney As outgoing Chairman Carl Edwards attempted to hold onto his prized chairman’s cup, Peter Delaney pursued the cup in a video of the two chasing after one another in fast motion, as the familiar Yakety Sax song heard often on Hill’s show played. The two continued the filmed sequence acting out a chase

Future Fidelity

Founded in 1960 by C.W. Cameron, the company has made its home in several office buildings along Classen Boulevard for most of those years. But with the purchase of office properties and land along Broadway Extension, things are changing. Its first home was at 2915 N. Classen Blvd. in the eponymous Cameron Building, which was

OKC looks to future by visiting other cities

As president and CEO of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, Williams leads a yearly trip to Oklahoma City’s peer cities – some larger, some smaller – with representatives from the local business community and city leaders. Past trips, which began in 2005, have have included Ft. Worth, Texas; Nashville, Tenn.; Charlotte, N.C.; and Denver. Before

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