Business Update

Your Adventure Awaits

Jerry Price, a travel agent with Direct Travel, reflects on over 30 years in the travel industry.

Women Take Tech

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

Rowing Out of Water

Rho Engine Room is dedicated to innovation and routines suited for everyone.

Making Art Intimate

Sager Braudis Gallery expands its space to create robust programming.

It’s All About the Kids

Palen Music Center strives to ensure band students receive quality instruments and access to their musical dreams.

Building Up, Building Out

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

father and son

New Resources, Same Goal

A family successor and a new location allow Brockmeier Financial Services to grow.

Meet You at the Gate

Mark and Katie Burton, co-owners of Valhalla’s Gate, expand their store to grow Columbia’s board game and role-playing community.

A Spur of the Moment Decision

It was by “pure happenstance” that Neil Copeland purchased Play It Again Sports nearly 12 years ago.

Blind Boone Home

Bringing a Home to Life

John William “Blind” Boone was known for bringing people together — and now, nearly a…

The Sky’s the Limit

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

Preventative Action

The Missouri State High School Activities Association supports schools in a variety of ways. A…