Member Press Releases
The Indiana Chamber partners with 25,000 members and investors – representing over four million Hoosiers – to achieve the mission of “cultivating a world-class environment which provides economic opportunity and prosperity.” Below are the latest announcements from some of these businesses.
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Allegion Chairman, President and CEO Dave Petratis has been named a “CEO Who Gets It” by the National Safety Council, an honor presented annually to company leaders who go above and beyond to protect employees both on and off the job. Petratis is among an elite list of eight 2018 recipients. The National Safety Council said each 2018 honoree [...]
Newly announced information from the Indiana Limestone Company contributes to good construction practices with the company's prized natural stone. Rules of thumb for proper anchoring support safe, correct and permanent application of the stone in architectural uses. According to Stephen DiRaffaele, Indiana Limestone Company's architectural sales representative for the New York City metro area, proper anchoring is highlighted by [...]
Frost Brown Todd: Former Deputy General Counsel of UnitedHealthcare, Bill Williams, Joins Firm (Indianapolis)
William O. Williams II, who served most recently as deputy general counsel of UnitedHealthcare, has joined Frost Brown Todd (FBT) in Indianapolis. Williams joins as a member of the firm’s Regulated Business Practice Group, where he will focus on serving clients in the insurance industry. “We are very excited to welcome Bill to the FBT team,” says FBT Indianapolis [...]
Kimball announced today the launch of Alterna, caseworks built to support the full facility. The new collection expands the company’s product portfolio with the capability of integrating this solution into any environment-health, office, learning. Alterna, designed to support this evolving landscape with seamless and durable solutions for the entire facility – from public zones, to clinical areas, to workspaces [...]
Huntington University announced it has received a $1 million gift from Leland E. Boren of Upland, Indiana. The gift will support continued academic program growth in the Haupert Institute for Agricultural Studies and other initiatives described in Faith Forward 2022, HU’s strategic plan. “A gift of this magnitude enables Huntington University to remain strong as an institution focused on [...]
Standard For Success: Named Finalist in 2018 Stevie® Awards For Sales, Customer Service (Cloverdale)
After taking home a Bronze Stevie Award for Customer Service Success in 2017, Standard For Success was named a Finalist today in the Customer Service Department of the Year - Public Services & Education category and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program. The awards are presented by the Stevie Awards, which organizes [...]
Indiana University Kelley School of Business: Tobias Leadership Center LEAD Conference to Feature David M. Rubenstein in February (Indianapolis)
Financier and philanthropist David M. Rubenstein will speak in downtown Indianapolis at the Leadership Engagement and Discovery Conference, hosted Feb. 8-9 by the Randall L. Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence. The 2018 LEAD Conference, titled "Investing to Change the World by 2050," will help business professionals, researchers and community leaders learn more about the quickly changing landscape of funding social [...]
CEO Ted Dickman is pleased to announce BKD CPAs & Advisors acquired the financial institution practice of Harper & Pearson Company, P.C. in a deal that closed January 9, 2018. “We want to extend a warm welcome to our new BKD team members,” Dickman said. “Harper & Pearson’s commitment to client service and true expertise will help us achieve [...]
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology alumnus Richard L. Conn’s interest in impacting computer science education and the field of computer science has resulted in a $1.1-million bequest to the institute’s Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering. The gift will assist Rose-Hulman in meeting several of its strategic goals regarding computer science and software engineering, including improving diversity among the [...]
Western Governors University’s newly chartered chapter of the International Honor Society of Nursing was recently awarded two Regional Excellence Awards for its contribution and commitment to the mission of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) in promoting nursing excellence. The awards commended WGU Indiana’s Psi Upsilon chapter for its promotion of world health through policy activities and commitment to lifelong [...]