Thank You, Next
Amidst pandemic recovery, five local cities in southwest Missouri are focused on long-term economic development and community projects that will turn this region into the next big thing.
Insurors of the Ozarks’ Family Legacy
Almost 90 years ago, Bryant Young’s grandfather got his start in Springfield’s insurance industry. Today, along with his father, he’s poised to keep the family’s business legacy alive.
Mentorship Moment with Tez Ward and Richard Ollis
City leader Richard Ollis and young professional Tez Ward bonded over mutual interests in the community during monthly power breakfasts.
Meet The Faces of Biz 417
In the midst of the global pandemic, we’ve heard a lot about business. Behind every story and every brand are the faces of leaders who are shouldering those monumental decisions. Brave faces. Faces of inspiration and new ideas; faces of grit and endurance. These are the faces that are keeping our businesses running. They are the faces keeping our economy strong, our families fed and our local pride alive.