Finalists Named For Purdue Business Plan Competition

Chamber Names Best Places to Work

The Indiana Chamber of Commerce has named the 100 companies on this year’s Best Places to Work in Indiana list. The chamber says the employers represent more than 25 industries and 20 cities throughout the state. The annual rankings will be unveiled in May. The chamber says nearly half of the honorees are in the small employer category and nearly one-third are first-time honorees or back on the list after at least a year’s absence.

Evansville’s Big Plans Coming to Life

The director of the Downtown Alliance in Evansville says the next five-to-seven years will be a “building boom.” Joshua Armstrong says there is $250 million in active construction happening, including the ongoing Indiana University School of Medicine project, the $61 million DoubleTree by Hilton and more than 140 housing units. He says the city also has big plans for the former Old National Bank Building, now known as The 420 Building, including…

Indiana Hospitals Among Top in Nation

Several Indiana hospitals are included on a list of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the U.S. The list includes hospitals considered top performers in areas including risk management, patient satisfaction and operating costs.

Levementum Bringing Tech Jobs to Indy

An Arizona-based customer relationship management and business consulting firm is expanding in Indiana and adding up to 175 jobs by 2021. Levementum says it will move into new space at The Union in downtown Indianapolis. The company says the new location puts it closer to a major partner and will allow for further growth of its automation-focused practice in Indianapolis. Levementum says it is currently hiring…

IoT Lab ‘Sandbox For Discovery’

Organizers of the new IoT Lab-Fishers say the facility will operate at the intersection of Indiana’s historically-strong manufacturing industry and growing tech sector. The nearly 25,000 square-foot facility, located in the city’s certified tech park, aims to encourage innovation and collaboration within the Internet of Things industry. Launch Fishers founder John Wechsler, who will lead the lab, says in 20 years, every product will be connected in some way, and there is…