Business Update

Business Profile: Biotech lab paves the way for a thriving industry

DNA testing isn’t just for prime time crime shows and celebrity gossip. The scientific practice…

Business Profile: Dealer grows nationally, nurtures local roots

Many mid-Missouri natives have grown up hearing the Sydenstricker name. Eddie Sydenstricker, whose father, Ralph,…

Business Profile: Office equipment company links volunteering, marketing

Lynda Baumgartner likes to help local not-for-profits and charitable causes on a regular basis. In…

Business Profile: Development group supports community involvement

Since its formation by husband-and-wife team Rob and Christi Wolverton in 2004, R. Anthony Development…

Business Profile: Assiduous Albertson expands commercial finance business

If Landon J. Albertson could package his secret to business success and sell it, the…

Business Profile: Rewarding Research

For its goal of knowledge-based economic development, Columbia is counting on the University of Missouri…

Business Profile: Monarch Jewelry thrives on collaboration above competition

You might expect a martial arts enthusiast to thrive on killer instinct, but to Monarch…

Business Profile: Harley Davidson

Harley dealer rides out ominous beginning, growing pains Most Americans remember exactly what they were…

Business Profile: Local entrepreneur writes e-book

If you can brave the hordes of shoppers at the mall each holiday season, you…

Business Profile: Martial arts school expands as students spread the word

Jeff and Jade Hockman, partners in Hockman’s ATA Black Belt Academy, have the kind of…

Business Profile: Cameras and computers, not revolvers and rough stuff, are investigator’s tools of trade

During his 12 years as a private investigator, Ron Rugen has learned that husbands and…

Business Profile: J. Patty Financial Group

Internship, father-in-law help guide financial services exec on fast track to success Jeremy Patty was…