Frontier Service Partners Enters Indiana Market

Tennessee-based residential services company Frontier Service Partners is expanding into Indiana with the acquisition of Korte Does It All in New Haven. Frontier says Korte, which provides residential HVAC, plumbing and electrical services in the Fort Wayne area, builds on its existing Midwestern footprint.... Read More

Vacant IPS Building to House Homeless This Winter

A former Indianapolis Public Schools building is temporarily getting new life this winter. Our partners at WFYI report the former Susan Roll Leach, IPS 68 building on the city’s northeast side will be used to house women, children and families experiencing homelessness as part of the city’s winter contingency plan.... Read More

Allison Transmission to Develop Electric Motorsport Trucks

Indianapolis-based Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN) is partnering with Team de Rooy, a multiple-time winner of the Dakar Rally race, to develop electric trucks for motorsport competitions. The company says testing is scheduled to begin on an electric truck equipped with a conventional Allison transmission in early 2022.... Read More

Pacers Hire First Senior VP for Diversity, Inclusion

Pacers Sports & Entertainment has hired Tracy Ellis-Ward as its first senior vice president for diversity, equity, and inclusion. Ellis-Ward previously worked for the BIG EAST Conference, where she served as chief diversity, equity, and inclusion officer and senior associate commissioner since 2015.... Read More

Open LMS Partners With Pancare Foundation

Open LMS, an Indianapolis-based learning systems provider, is partnering with Pancare Foundation, a nonprofit based in Australia that supports people affected by upper gastrointestinal cancers. As part of the pro-bono partnership, Open LMS says it will provide Pancare with its open-source learning platform for Pancare’s volunteer training program.... Read More