Kristin Blake

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College Continued

Luxury retirement community The Village of Bedford Walk offers seniors an extended college experience and seeks to expand across the country.

It’s a People Business

The Bank of Missouri adds a new executive hire and grows its Columbia market amidst a pandemic.

Free to be a Kid

Parents with education backgrounds are adding to the diversity of schooling options for our little ones.

Women Take Tech

State Tech grows their female student population with new nursing program and existing curriculum.

Increasing Access

How businesses can bridge the mental health gap.

Still on the Road

Fifty years ago, a husband and wife started Maxwell Trailers & Pickup Accessories on a rural Missouri farm. Since then, they have expanded to two locations.

Building Up, Building Out

Socket keeps businesses and families connected for 25 years and counting.

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Finding Financial Freedom

How Central Bank of Boone County’s ProsperU program is changing Columbia communities.


Taking Chances

George Baumgartner was a jack-of-all-trades in the truest sense: He opened a gas station with…

The Sky’s the Limit

QuesTec Mechanical grows in size and innovation. Working at a self-service car wash after school,…

It’s Not Just Hair

The Paul Mitchell School celebrates personalized learning, increased enrollment, and a bigger location. “I don’t…

Realty Professionals

From their titles to their numbers, Columbia Board of Realtors give a glimpse into the real estate profession.