Mark Hanawalt, president of United Equipment Accessories and past chair of ABI, has been nominated to the Eastern Iowa Cedar Valley Business Hall of Fame. Hanawalt and two other nominees will be inducted at an even in October.
Individuals from five ABI member companies have been appointed to the Iowa Partnership on Economic Progress. They include ABI board member Roger Hargens of Accumold, Tim Glenn of DuPont, Sherri Hotzler of Vantec, Inc., Matt Rizai of Workiva and Mike Wells of Wells Enterprises.
Flexsteel Industries announced Friday it plans to build a new $28 million facility in Dubuque, which will retain at least 200 jobs in the community.
RFID's 'Metal Problem' has been solved by Iowa's Metalcraft, Inc.
This Iowa Voice column highlights how Metalcraft partnered with CIRAS to develop an RFID tag that can be used on metal products.
Kaplan University has been acquired by Purdue University, which pans to create a new public university to further expand access to higher education.
The Branstad record on business, property and gas taxes
Radio Iowa explores Gov. Terry Branstad's record on business and taxes, including passage of a
sales and use tax exemption on machinery and equipment used in the manufacturing process.