• Insiders: Old GM Site, Tech Funding, Pacers Playoff Outlook

    Each week a group of INsiders offers perspective on the week's top stories. This week, we sound off on two vacant, decaying manufacturing plant sites targeted for world class downtown destinations, more funding flows into in Indy's tech scene and the Pacers prepare for an unexpected playoff run.

  • Sports Legends Experience Impact

    The nearly $40 million Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience has been open about a month now…how is it doing? The president of the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis Jeff Patchen talks about spring break attendance records and first reactions.

  • DemandJump Lands $6M

    Last year's Rise of The Rest venture competition, which made a stop in Indianapolis, is being credited as a catalyst for a Hoosier tech company landing a $6 million round of funding. Indianapolis-based DemandJump tells us what it will do with its Series A round support.

  • Butler Creates Second Lab School

    The first Butler Lab School in IPS was such a success, a second Lab School will open in the fall. College of Education Dean Ena Shelley shares the secrets of success.

  • How IoT can Help the Disabled

    Experts estimate the Internet of Things will consist of about 30 billion objects by 2020. The director of assistive technology for Easterseals Crossroads explains how that could have abig impact on more than one billion people who are living with a disability. 

  • International Marketplace Boost

    An area with more than its share of economic setbacks has scored $176 million worth of new development. We take you inside Indy’s International Marketplace and its latest project described as "an affordable alternative to downtown." 

  • Momentum in Terre Haute Developments

    FedEx is expanding, and a manufacturing plant has re-opened its doors in Terre Haute. We learn more about some economic development momentum in Indiana’s 12th largest city from the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce.

  • "Best in Tech" Preview

    The best tech companies, products and people in Indiana…we preview the 19th annual Mira Awards with TechPoint CEO Mike Langellier, who also weighs in on more money flowing into the Indiana tech scene.

  • Ambrose Seals Deal on Old GM Stamping Site

    100 acres for the next 100 years. The real estate firm, Ambrose Property Group, behind redevelopment of the former GM stamping plant site in downtown Indianapolis discusses a lofty vision for the high-profile property.

  • INsiders: Housing Market, Indy Food Scene, Pacers in the Playoffs

    Each week a group of INsiders offers perspective on the week's top stories. This week, we sound off on the housing market heating up in Indiana, Indy becoming a foodie scene and the Pacers make the playoffs.

  • Indians Home Opener, Debut New Suites

    For the first time since Victory Field opened in 1996, the ballpark has undergone a major renovation. GM Randy Lewandowski shows us how suites have been transformed and looks at the season ahead for the Indianapolis Indians.

  • PNC Tackling Financial Literacy

    It’s never too early to learn about the best ways to handle your money. That’s why PNC Bank is partnering with schools around Indiana on financial literacy. Regional President Connie Bond Stuart talks about the bank’s initiatives.

  • IPS, Salesforce Launching IT Academy

    Salesforce is donating $500,000 to Indianapolis Public Schools to launch an information technology academy. The funds will pay for new computers, high-speed internet connection and mobile charging devices at the academy at George Washington High School. 

  • Indiana's First Mobile Stroke Unit

    IU Health is now home to the state’s first and only mobile stroke treatment unit that can diagnose and treat a stroke on-the-scene. The director of the program explains how it works in the Business of Health.

  • Trendiana: Best of the Midwest

    Where are the best restaurants in the Midwest? Yelp has released its “Top Places to Eat in the Midwest,” and 10 Hoosier spots made the cut. Brittany Smith gives us the inside scoop.

  • Language Provider Continues to Grow

    LTC Language Solutions is marking 25 years in business this year. The translation, interpretive and cross-cultural training services company is growing its headcount, doubling its headquarters and expanding its global reach. 

  • Purdue, IU Partner on Cybersecurity

    It protects five universities, hundreds of thousands of devices and tens of thousands of students and faculty from cyber threats. We introduce you to OmniSOC, which could have the potential to create hundreds of jobs.

  • Hot Housing Market

    Is Indiana in the midst of a housing inventory drought…and could it be accelerating? From inventory issues to bidding wars to inflated new construction costs, realtor Greg Cooper gives us the inside track on what’s driving a hot housing market.

  • INsiders: Global Trade, FedEx, Indy 500

    Each week a group of INsiders offers perspective on the week's top stories. This week, we sound off on the state’s global trade efforts, good and bad FedEx news for two Indiana cities and the crown jewel of motorsports is changing networks.

  • NBC Strikes Indy 500 Deal

    After more than 54 years with ABC, the Indianapolis 500 is shifting gears to a new network. In 2019, the race will air on the NBC Sports. Hulman & Company CEO Mark Miles explains how the deal could have a huge impact on the IndyCar series.

  • GEMS Conference Highlights STEM Ed for Females

    It’s a chance for fifth and sixth grade girls to learn more about the wonders of engineering, math and science, from female role models. Leadership from Monroe County provide details on the second annual GEMS conference.

  • Retail Pop-Up Initiative Coming to Indy in May

    Downtown Indy Inc. has launched a retail pop-up initiative. St’artUp 317 is designed to revive first-floor retail in vacant commercial spaces throughout Indy's downtown area. The first set of pop-ups will run during the month of May.

  • Beware, It's Breach Season

    Hancock Regional Hospital was the recent target of hackers and turned to information security company Pondurance to defend its systems and protect information assets. In the Business of Health, what you can do to protect your sensitive information.

  • Coworking Meets Home Services at Refinery 46

    The concept of coworking is growing beyond the tech, art and design sectors. We take you inside Indiana’s first dedicated space for the home service and construction industries, Refinery 46.

  • Inside the Buy Indiana Expo

    The Buy Indiana Expo not only teaches companies about expanding into government contracting, it also helps Crane find new and innovative products and services to support the military.

  • Indiana Continuing to Grow Global Footprint

    Indiana continues to grow its global footprint…from a final license for a new World Trade Center to another international trade trip with our largest trading partner. Secretary of Commerce Jim Schellinger talks about why it’s important and what’s next.

  • Startup Weekend Evansville Kicks Off

    In just 54 hours big ideas are being transformed into startups in southwest Indiana. At Startup Weekend Evansville 7.0, entrepreneurs will try, fail and succeed with advice from some of the region’s top entrepreneurial minds.

  • (i) on Economic Development: Statehouse Wrap-Up

    It was a chaotic end to the 2018 Indiana General Assembly, and now the Governor has called for a special session in May. We get perspective on the unresolved issues, key takeaways and missed opportunities from KSM Location Advisors.

  • Growing the Golf Game in Central Indiana

    Butler University and Highland Country Club have opened a $1.6 million state-of-the-art indoor golf facility. Not only with Highland Academy serves as a practice facility for the school’s golf teams, but also for individuals who otherwise wouldn’t have the opportunity to play.

  • CourseNetworking Connecting High School Students

    An educational partnership with CourseNetworking and the Metropolitan School District of Decatur Township is helping students build a professional image to help prepare them for future employment opportunities. We’ll show you how the CN ePortfolio works.

  • INnovators: Heliponix

    How would you like to grow a head of leafy greens, every single day and not need a garden? The co-founder and CEO of Heliponix explains how the GroPod works on the Innovators with Dr. K.

  • IoT Lab Celebrates Grand Opening

    The state’s first Internet of Things lab is now open in Fishers. We talk with key players about one of the nation’s first public-private IoT Labs.

  • Eskenazi, Indiana Grown Food Effort

    Eskenazi Health and Indiana Grown are teaming up to provide locally-sourced food offerings in the hospital. Eskenazi CEO Dr. Lisa Harris hopes the partnership will encourage more anchor institutions to locally source food, which could have a realimpact on the economy.

  • Radius Indiana Tourism Push

    Tourism is already an economic driver in southern Indiana from French Lick and West Baden to Crawford and the Marengo Cave, but the region has its eyes on much more. We talk with Radius Indiana’s CEO about a new strategic plan.

  • Inside Mobile reCell

    What happens when companies need to dispose of employee cellphones? Some big brands call Mobile reCell. The co-founders of this end-of-life smartphone and tablet service share their story and some of the big fish they’re landing.

  • 16 Tech Moving Forward

    A new 60-acre innovation community planned near downtown Indianapolis receives a major boost needed to become reality. 16 Tech lands nearly $40 million and its first developer agreement. Details on what could be a transformative project.

  • INsiders: General Assembly Perspective, Pothole Relief, Sports Legends Debut

    Each week a group of INsiders offers perspective on the week's top stories. This week, we sound off on the short session of the Indiana General Assembly coming to a close, more pothole help on the way and the Children’s Museum will christen the nearly $40 million Sports Legends Experience.

  • ABA's Last Dance 50th Reunion Preview

    Dozens of former American Basketball Association stars are coming to Indianapolis for the "Last Dance" 50th Reunion. Former Pacers’ star Darnell “Dr. Dunk” Hillman and the Co-founder of the Dropping Dimes Foundation explain how the money from the event will help former ABA players.

  • TutorMate Tackling Literacy with Tech

    If you have a phone and Internet access, you can tutor an at-risk first-grade student in reading with the help of TutorMate. An educator and an ambassador for TutorMate explain how easy it is to get involved.

  • State Partners with OpenBeds to Boost Opioids Treatment

    Indiana 2-1-1 is attacking the drug epidemic with a new partnership with OpenBeds. The software platform helps drug addicts immediately find a place to get treatment. In the Business of Health, the state’s FSSA Secretary shares the goals of the free and confidential service.

  • Cummins Powers Women

    Columbus-based Cummins Inc. has unveiled a major community initiative. Cummins Powers Womenis a multi-million dollar effort to boost the impact of women and girls on the world. Hear from CEO Tom Linebarger and Foundation CEO Mary Chandler about the company’s focus on female empowerment.

  • Business Booming in Boone County

    Business is booming in Boone County with nearly $200 million in investment and some 1,800 job commitments. We talk with Boone County EDC Executive Director Molly Whitehead about what’s behind the momentum.

  • IU Launching Evergreen Venture Fund

    IU is launching a new evergreen venture fund to fuel innovation and research for startup companies. We’ll explore the ambitious vision for the IU Philanthropic Venture Fund.

  • 2018 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

    That’s a wrap, or is it? Indiana lawmakers concluded the 2018 session of the General Assembly mid-week, but now there’s talk of a special session. Indiana Chamber CEO Kevin Brinegar weighs-in on the unfinished business, winners and losers.

  • Special Women's INsiders

    Each week a group of Insiders offers perspective on the week's top stories. This week, an all-female INsiders panel sounds off on what it takes to get more women in leadership positions and on corporate boards. Guest Host and Kiwanis Executive Christina Hale leads the ladies in an important discussion.

  • Women in Sports: Less Than 100 Days Away

    We are just a couple months away from the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500, and one woman is very busy and key to preparing for the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Guest Host and Field Reporter Mary-Rachel Redman finds out how Senior VP Allison Melangton spends her day, and what’s new for 2018. 

  • Women Innovating Health: CapeAble

    Two moms from Fort Wayne spent five years creating specialty scarves, blankets and capes, designed to help relieve stress and provide calmness. Guest Host and Reporter Kylie Veleta talks with the co-founders of CapeAble about their unique SmartWeight technology and new manufacturing technologythey invented.

  • Women Educator: Codelicious

    Codelicious is a woman-led, tech company that develops and licenses educational curriculum for teaching problem solving and analytical thinking through coding. Guest Host and Pharm CEO Erin Albert talks with CEO Christine McDonnell about the startup’s aggressive growth plans.

  • Advocating for Women in the Workplace

    It's a special all-women edition of Inside INdiana Business featuring female guest hosts and guests. She's an advocate for women in the workplace and holds a key executive position at Indianapolis-based The Finish Line. COO Melissa Greenwell shares tips from her book "Money on the Table," and how she practices what she preaches in the office. 

  • Trendiana: Women Mixing Things Up

    Meet six Hoosier women who work in the craft beer and spirits industries. This month's Trendiana segment zeros in on some of the best female mixologists, brewers and distillers in Indiana with Guest Host Nikki Reed of WZPL Radio and Yelp’s Brittany Smith.