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2019 Best Places to Work in Indiana Companies Named; Chamber Announces Rankings April 30

IndianaChamberLogo-3CFor the second straight year, 125 Hoosier companies have been named to the Best Places to Work in Indiana list. Distinguishing the 2019 class: More than 40 of the companies weren’t on the list last year.

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International Subaru of Merrillville Employee Spotlight: Chris Sheets


Chris Sheets, sales consultant at the International Subaru of Merrillville, takes a different approach to selling cars—he aims to serve as a guide rather than a salesman.

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Lake County WorkOne Re-Entry Specialist ready to help move people into work

Lake-County-WorkOne-Re-Entry-Specialist-ready-to-help-move-people-into-workAccording to the Northwest Indiana Workforce Board (NWIWB), many who have been incarcerated and are released from the judicial systems are finding it challenging to return to the workforce. Debi Baughman, chair of the NWIWB, said that according to the Department of Corrections, reintegrating returning citizens into society, and helping create a path that provides them an opportunity to improve their lives in a sustainable way through work, is essential.

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Healthcare Consortium Provides Solutions for Career Access

2019-Center-for-workforce-meeting-01Northwest Indiana is rich with healthcare jobs ripe for the picking. Thanks to the Northwest Indiana Workforce Board Healthcare Consortium, key players are busting barriers that have historically been keeping students from efficiently landing careers at hospitals and clinics throughout the Region.

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An Industrial Revolution Employee Spotlight: Andrew Kalinowski


The restaurant business isn’t easy, to say the least, and any leader or manager can attest it takes a team to make it in the game. Behind every great team are strong leaders like Andrew Kalinowski at Industrial Revolution.

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Partners of Life: The New and the Upcoming


As Ideas in Motion Media heads into our 10th year of serving the community, we’re representing more brands than ever – 170+ to be exact, ranging from Chicago to South Bend!  By focusing on exclusively positive news stories, pouring from these company’s community involvement initiatives and expertise in their industries, we hope to foster more positive happenings within the communities we serve!

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Steindler Signs & Graphix: Accidental internship turned thriving business


Tom Steindler’s first official office was inside a spare bedroom at his house. His first workshop: the garage. Today, Steindler goes to work in a 6,000-square-foot fabrication shop at the rapidly-growing Steindler Signs & Graphix - an entrepreneurial success story he attributes to the trade education available right here in Porter County.

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Northwest Indiana Workforce Board Announces Meeting Dates

NWI-Workforce-Board-logoThe Northwest Indiana Workforce Board has set meeting dates for 2019. Northwest Indiana Workforce Board meetings are open to general public and take place from 2-4 p.m. (CST) at the Center of Workforce Innovations office, 2804 Boilermaker Court, Valparaiso.

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Holladay Properties: A Year in a Review and a Sneak Peek of What's to Come


In the world of commercial real estate, Holladay Properties has become a well-known leader in creating quality land developments regionally and across the U.S. Here’s a look back on some of the most memorable projects of 2018, and a sneak peek of what’s coming this year.

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Rave reviews from Tudor Carpet One Floor & Home Customers


For the last 50 years, Tudor Carpet One Floor & Home has provided high-quality home furnishings and installation to the Region, and Tudor is committed to ensuring you find the right flooring for your home to last for years to come.

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Terry's Discount Windows Shows Its Support of Valparaiso University Athletics at Men's Basketball Game


The Valparaiso University Crusaders basketball team holds a special place in the heart of nearly every Valpo resident. On Saturday night, the stands of the Athletic Center were filled with hundreds of cheering fans, rooting for their favorite team to take home another victory. The team at Terry's Discount Windows and More cheered right alongside them as sponsors of Valparaiso Athletics.

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