Kosciusko Chamber Forms Charitable Foundation

The Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce in Warsaw has received 501(c)(3) status from the Internal Revenue Service, allowing it to operate a public charity. The chamber says the Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce Foundation Inc. will focus on early childhood education and childcare.... Read More

BSN SPORTS Buys SportsCenter in Fort Wayne

Texas-based BSN SPORTS, a division of Varsity Brands, has acquired SportsCenter Inc. in Fort Wayne. The company says SportsCenter will continue serving customers from its current location, which will be transitioned to a BSN sales office.... Read More

Inviting Tech Companies to Indiana

While a visitor itself, the state of Indiana rolled out the welcome mat last week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2022 in Las Vegas, inviting stakeholders in the tech space to examine the Hoosier State. ... Read More

Cannabinoid Products Maker Expanding in Carmel

Carmel-based 3C Labs LLC is looking to grow its central Indiana operations. The cannabinoid research and manufacturing company plans to invest $1.5 million to expand its three offices in Carmel and Indianapolis and create 270 jobs by the end of 2023.... Read More

Indiana Teachers Push Back Against School Curriculum Bills

A controversial Indiana bill that Republican lawmakers contend would increase transparency around school curricula has drawn opposition from dozens of teachers who testified Monday at the Statehouse that the legislation would censor classroom instruction and place unnecessary additional workloads on educators.... Read More

PRI to Open Membership HQ in Speedway

California-based Performance Racing Industry is expanding its footprint to the Indianapolis area. The motorsports trade organization, which holds its annual trade show in Indy, has acquired a building in Speedway that will serve as its membership headquarters.... Read More

Warsaw Community Development Corp. Rebrands

The Warsaw Community Development Corp. has rebranded and is now operating under a new name, Main Street Warsaw. The organization says the rebranding strategy reflects the evolution of the organization and as well as its vision for the future.... Read More

SuperATV Buys Assault Industries in California

Madison-based SuperATV has acquired off-road manufacturer Assault Industries in California. SuperATV, which makes aftermarket powersports parts and accessories, says Assault Industries will help it expand its dealer and consumer reach on the West Coast.... Read More

Dr. K Wins Entrepreneurial Advocacy Award

An Indiana University Kelley School of Business professor has received the highest honor presented by the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Donald Kuratko, who is also executive director of the Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, was awarded the Max S. Wortman/USASBE Lifetime Achievement Award for Entrepreneurship.... Read More

Noble County to Open Industry 4.0 Lab

The Noble County Economic Development Corp. has joined with several partners to launch what it is calling a state-of-the-art learning lab to support the fourth industrial revolution. The EDC says the Industry 4.0 Lab will help students and adults learn the necessary skills to adapt to new technologies being used in the manufacturing sector.... Read More

Purdue Memorial Union Reopens with New Marketplace

Purdue University has reopened the ground floor of the Purdue Memorial Union, now known as the Atlas Family Marketplace, for the start of the spring semester. The marketplace underwent a $47 million renovation that overhauled the 67,000-square-foot space with 12 dining venues.... Read More

Apria to be Acquired in $1.6B Deal

An Indianapolis-based home healthcare equipment provider will soon be under new ownership less than a year after going public. Virginia-based Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE: OMI) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Apria Inc. (Nasdaq: APR) in a deal valued at $1.6 billion. Owens & Minor says the acquisition will position the company as a leader in the home healthcare market.... Read More

IHA Changes Leadership

Housing Agency. Hall began as director in March 2019 and implemented a recovery action plan to address performance and federal compliance.... Read More

Indy Courting Big Future Business at CFP

While Alabama and Georgia will square off tonight for college football’s national championship at Lucas Oil Stadium, it is not the only competition taking place in downtown Indianapolis. Indy tourism officials are competing for some major future business as the city hosts yet another big-time sporting event. ... Read More