Emilie Gerbers has been promoted to director of business development for Indianapolis-based 3PL, MD Logistics. In her new role, she will take an elevated and active role in managing client relationships and communications to ensure an enhanced customer experience, drive strategic sales initiatives within target markets and continue to oversee all marketing and branding initiatives for the company.
Gerbers started with the company in 2011 and has helped develop its brand and industry, previously serving as manager of business development and marketing.
By Jamie Merisotis Chief Executive Officer, Lumina Foundation
The worlds of work and learning are merging in powerful ways, driven by the exponential growth in human knowledge. This means the abilities needed in the workplace go beyond simple “job skills” that can be learned quickly through a short-term training program. I was with Montana Gov. Steve Bullock when he released the newest National Governors Association report, “Governor’s Action Guide to Achieving Good Jobs for All Americans,” at the opening session...
Virginia-based Nestlé USA says only 40 employees will be laid off at the company's Fort Wayne distribution center. A spokesperson for Nestlé tells Inside INdiana Business a WARN Notice filed with the state incorrectly stated the facility would close at the end of the year, affecting nearly 70 workers.
Fort Wayne just opened its brand new riverfront Promenade Park to pomp and pageantry, hoping to make it a draw to Indiana’s second largest city. But now the Allen County community has something else to celebrate. The editors of Realtor.com declared Fort Wayne as the hottest real estate market in July for the entire country.
Wednesday was National Senior Citizen Day and three seniors are being celebrated for their contributions at a coworking space in Hancock County. Idea Co-op, which officially opened its doors earlier this year, has taken on three "senior interns" following a chance encounter at a local Kiwanis meeting in December. Jill Snyder, director of economic and business development for Idea Co-op operator NineStar Connect, says the men approached her with the goal of being involved in...
A pair of northwest Indiana casinos will soon add sports wagering to their offerings. Horseshoe Hammond Casino and Ameristar Casino East Chicago are both set to open sports betting areas at their respective casinos ahead of the kickoff to the 2019 NFL season.
Purdue University researchers have been awarded a three-year, $4.3 million grant from the National Science Foundation. The funding will support what Purdue calls the “modernization” of data on disease-spreading parasites.