A company with a long history and exceptional reputation can only ask for a branch to keep up the legacy. Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana is upholding that reputation. We recently sat down with the General Manager to talk about what makes his branch stand out, the great people he works with each day, and why Overhead Door stands out.
Horizon Bank isn't just a bank for Northwest Indiana, it's a company that supports the region. We recently sat down with Mark Ritzi, Horizon's Mortgage Loan Vice President and Loan Advisor, about the company's involvement in the community through their employees and the causes they encourage.
Ideas in Motion Media announces it's biggest change in years - LIFE 2.0. A huge overhaul of all of our LIFE sites are now live, and we brought together the LIFE staff to mention what they like best about the new sites. To the modern design, the polished articles, and the new homepage, there's a lot of different elements to LIFE 2.0. We are so excited about this new change, so go give a look at any of the four LIFE sites and let us know what you think!
Chamber Network Night is a huge deal to any business that participates, but no one took that pressure and turned it into an experience like Steindler Signs & Graphix. We caught up with them as the night was winding down to ask them why they went all out, why it's important to have fun, and the effect of chest hair. To see more of what went down during Porter County's biggest business night, take a look at our article and photos here: http://www.valpolife.com/entertainment/gatherings/56468-porter-county-chamber-coalition-network-night-was-an-expo-worth-exploring
As Commercial Loan Officer Vice President at Horizon Bank Mike Riehle has seen a lot of business growth first hand, and for him, that's the perk of the job. We ask Riehle about seeing people grow their business and what the best part is about witnessing someone's dreams come true.
Horizon Bank has always put their community first, and Vice President of Commercial Lending at Horizon Bank Mike Riehle is one of the people who exemplify Horizon's mission. As a board member of many organizations in the La Porte community, we asked him about why Horizon gives so much back to their customers and sponsors so many different events for the communities they're based in.
We recently sat down with President of Calumet College of St. Joseph Dan Lowery to talk about what CCSJ has to offer, what they provide to the part-time older college student, and how they prepare all of their students for the real world.
We recently sat down with Regional Development Authority CEO Bill Hanna to talk about what's coming up next for the RDA, how that's furthering their focus on expanding the South Shore Line, and how that's going to push the region forward. Hanna also goes over why it's important for them to make these changes, and why opinions should be pushed to the side in order to make the region flourish once again. Curious about what LIFE has to offer? Well you can find out on all of our four websites! Get your 24/7 fix of good news straight from valpolife.com, portagelife.com, laportecountylife.com and nwindianalife.com
Good advice can last you a lifetime and can change forever the way someone looks at things. Bill Hanna received a life-changing piece of advice years ago from a revered figure in the region, and when we sat down to talk to the Regional Development Authority CEO he talked about how he's used a certain motto to change how he works with the challenges the RDA has faced. Curious about what LIFE has to offer? Well you can find out on all of our four websites! Get your 24/7 fix of good news straight from valpolife.com, portagelife.com, laportecountylife.com and nwindianalife.com
Incredible things happen when Steindler, Arnell Chevy Kia and the people here at Ideas in Motion Media come together. In this case all three business' worked for one singular mission - to create the next Good News vehicle. Through their amazing collective efforts a striking green Kia Soul quickly became the best Good News car yet. Curious about what LIFE has to offer? Well you can find out on all of our four websites! Get your 24/7 fix of good news straight from valpolife.com, portagelife.com, laportecountylife.com and nwindianalife.com
On April 7th at Industrial Revolution Eatery & Grille, Ideas in Motion Media hosted over 100 people to celebrate some of the Region’s most inspirational women at the company’s April #NWITweetup. Women (and men alike) crowded in the restaurant to hear eight different women give speeches, have a good night out with new and old friends and to experience why Ideas in Motion Media was all about the girls.
Blair Milo - Mayor of La Porte
Erin Parker - La Porte High School Teacher
Heather Ennis - President/CEO of Northwest Indiana Forum
Celina Weatherwax - Director of Communications for Congressman Pete Visclosky
Darlene Cohn - Owner of D. Cohn Communications
Nancy Simpson - Office Manager at Portage Chamber of Commerce
Norma Williams - Owner of Excellence by Design
Shellie Dell - Donor Relations and Marketing Manager of Lake Area United Way