Atlas, University of Southern Indiana Among Award Recipients

Chamber Celebrates 2015 Award Recipients Evansville-based Atlas World Group, Inc. today was named 2015 Norman P. Wagner Business of the Year by the Southwest Indiana Chamber at its Annual Meeting & Dinner. Atlas World Group, Inc., the parent company of Atlas Van Lines, was founded in 1948 and today is one of the largest private …

Nominations for Indiana Bicentennial Celebration Torch Relay Being Accepted

Nominations for Indiana Bicentennial Celebration Torch Relay Being Accepted The 2016 Indiana Bicentennial celebrations will focus around the signature event – a statewide Torch Relay through each county. For Vanderburgh County, this will take place on Sept. 10, 2016. The route will be announced in October of this year. Each county may have up to …

B-Blog: Shoe Carnival’s Hometown Roots

Shoe Carnival: Hometown Store turned Nationally Recognized Retailer Shoe Carnival began in Evansville, Indiana in 1978 as a result of the creativity and entrepreneurship of a then local shoe salesman, David Russell. His ingenuity and personality carried the shoe store from its small flagship store “Shoe Biz” into the publicly traded, leading family channel footwear …

B-Blog: Anchor Across the Globe

Anchor Across the Globe Few people in Evansville may be familiar with Anchor Industries, yet Anchor products, from tents to fabricshade structures to forest fire shelters, have reached every continent on the globe throughout the company’s 123-year history. Today, Anchor is a fourth-generation business that has been headquartered in Evansville since its founding in 1892. …

B-Blog: Sterling Square Reflects Past, Present, Future

Brewing Up a Rich History: Sterling Square a Reflection of Past, Present, and Future As with so many revived habitats and hangouts in our region, Sterling Square, an in-the-works development near the intersection of Fulton Avenue and Lloyd Expressway, boasts a long life and compelling story. Time travel back to 1880 when Sterling Brewery, then …

B-Blog: Haynie’s Corner Springs to Life

Haynie’s Corner Springs to Life Uniquely Positioned to Thrive Haynie’s Corner is located a short walk from historic homes, charming apartments, the Evansville Museum, and the future home of both the new medical education and research campus and a new DoubleTree by Hilton convention hotel. Once within the Arts District, you feel the area’s history …

AlphaGraphics Evansville Receives Awards

AlphaGraphics Evansville Receives Awards AlphaGraphics of Evansville was the recipient of several awards recently, including being named for the fifth straight year as a TOP 100 Printer by Quick Printing Magazine. AG has received GOLD CIRCLE status for the 18th time in the store’s 21-year history. Gold Circle stores are top performers, with only 26 …

Vectren Corp. Elects Teresa J. Tanner to Board of Directors

Vectren Corp. Elects Teresa J. Tanner to Board of Directors Vectren Corporation’s (NYSE: VVC) board of directors on Sept. 10, 2015, elected Teresa J. Tanner — executive vice president, chief administrative officer at Fifth Third Bank — as a new board member. Fifth Third Bancorp is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. …

Accuride Corp. Receives Honors for Manufacturing Excellence

AME Announces Two Accuride Plants as 2015 AME Excellence Award Recipients The Association for Manufacturing Excellence is pleased to honor both Accuride Erie Operations and Accuride Rockford Operations with a 2015 AME Excellence Award. An AME representative will visit the Erie, Pa. facility to present the award on Sept. 18 and the Rockford, Ill., facility …

Field & Main Marketing Campaign is Among Top 10

Field & Main Bank’s Marketing Campaign is Chosen among Top 10 by Independent Bankers Association The Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) today announced the winners of its Marketing Contest, sponsored by Marquis, which highlights the entries judged top 10 for the nation’s best community bank marketing campaigns. Field & Main Bank was proud to …