Executive

Strategies to Remember During Times of Uncertainty

BY MICHELLE KONKLE, CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER, FINANCIAL ADVISOR OVER THE PAST MONTHS WE HAVE SEEN VOLATILITY RETURN TO THE MARKET. THIS VOLATILITY IS SOMETHING THAT MANY HAD FORGOTTEN THE FEELING OF WHILE LIVING THROUGH THE LONGEST BULL MARKET SEEN IN OUR HISTORY. MANY HAVE ONLY SEEN A BULL RUN IN THEIR INVESTING LIVES. WHILE…Read More

New BDASI CEO On A Mission

Christian Evans is determined to ensure homes stay affordable in Southern Indiana By Lisa Hornung The Building and Development Association of Southern Indiana (BDASI) might seem like just another professional association for an industry. But the organization plays a vital role in the housing of all people in Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Scott and Washington counties,…Read More

BIZ BUZZ

Celebrating the latest business happenings and honors 1si Honored as 2020 Statewide Chamber of Commerce of the Year One Southern Indiana (1si) received statewide recognition as the 2020 Indiana Chamber of the Year today at the annual meeting of the Indiana Chamber Executives Association (ICEA). “One Southern Indiana continues to perform at an exceptional level,…Read More

Venturing Out

Former Senate candidate takes on his second act BY MANDY WOLF DETWILER | PHOTOS BY CHRISTIAN WATSON Andrew Takami is the director of Purdue Polytechnic New Albany. Once a candidate for the U.S. Senate, he withdrew from consideration after failing to secure enough signatures to run. But never count a good man down. Takami has…Read More

New Biz Know How

The Marketing Company President Vern Eswine offers up a few tips to help build business success PHOTO BY CHRISTIAN WATSON Each year, more than 627,000 new businesses open and around 595,000 close, according to the Small Business Association. The survival rate is tough: Just about half of all businesses will fold within five years. So,…Read More

SEEING LIFE CLEARLY

Drs. Kristopher and Jessica Pugh BY LAURA ROSS | PHOTOS BY CHRISTIAN WATSON IN THE SPACE of a few moments, Dr. Jessica Pugh is a blur. She checks in with front desk staff on patient details, takes a ‘mom’ phone call on arranging transportation to her children’s evening school and sports activities, talks briefly with…Read More

arc Storage Opens in New Albany

Jeffersonville-based development company arc hosted a grand-opening celebration of their new storage facility on June 29 at 3525 Grant Line Road in New Albany. The 93,000-square foot, climate-controlled facility was opened in the building that used to house Kmart and is located just off I-265. At the grand opening, Alan Muncy, owner of arc, also…Read More

Town of Clarksville to Provide Jeffersonville Township Public Library $75,000

The Town of Clarksville Redevelopment Commission approved the resolution and reimbursement funding agreement to provide the Jeffersonville Township Public Library $75,000 for purchasing and installing new technology equipment as part of their ongoing renovations and facility expansion project. The Clarksville Branch of the Jeffersonville Township Public Library is undergoing an expansion project featuring a 1,723-square…Read More

Feeders Supply Company Opens Corydon Store

Feeders Supply Company – aka Feeders Supply – announces has opened a location in Corydon at 2363 Hwy 135 – NW, Suite 111. This is the 22nd store for the locally-owned pet supplies company. Feeders Supply opened its first store in 1959 in Louisville, and is celebrating 59 years in business. Over the past 20…Read More

Embracing Adversity

Southern Indiana Attorney Larry Wilder opens up about love and life-defining moments BY RICK REDDING | PHOTO OF LARRY WILDER BY CHRISTIAN WATSON WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY BY JESS AND GENIE VOGELSANG OF BIRDSONG WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY When Larry Wilder and his now-wife Teresa were dating, she once shared an embarrassing personal story and then asked if he…Read More