Monthly Archives: July 2016

Advanced Manufacturer SKF Opens State of the Art Facility in Missouri

SKF, a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of highly engineered lubrication systems, opened a new 310,000 square-foot facility representing more than $50 million in investment, and is expected ... Read More

Virgin Mobile Selects Kansas City As Site For New Headquarters

Virgin Mobile, a major mobile communications company has selected Kansas City, Missouri, as the site for its new headquarters. Virgin Mobile cited the region’s talented workforce as the primary factor for ... Read More

Advanced Manufacturer Of Baked Goods Selects Missouri

HS Baking, an advanced manufacturer of baked goods, has selected Joplin, Missouri as the site for its new flagship bakery for snack and cracker operations. The facility represents $8 million in ... Read More

ICYMI: Advanced Manufacturing, AgTech and President Obama

In case you missed it, here is our July newsletter. You can sign up to receive future newsletters here.   Missouri: A Center of Advanced Manufacturing Excellence President Obama Highlights Missouri’s ... Read More

Missouri Takes Off At The Farnborough International Airshow

Right outside London, every two years, the latest in military aviation takes to the skies. And in 2016, Missouri was front and center. The Farnborough International Airshow is known for showing ... Read More

Gov. Jay Nixon Tours the BioGenerator Accelerator Labs

Governor Jay Nixon along with executives from area bioscience companies toured the BioGenerator Accelerator Labs in the Cortex Innovation District to celebrate Missouri’s leadership in new business creation. The BioGenerator Accelerator ... Read More

Missouri Companies Soar To New Heights In Aerospace & Defense

Every day companies across Missouri are building, maintaining and supporting the latest in military aviation, ordinance, equipment, and training and support systems that help defend our country. Now, once again, the ... Read More

Missouri’s Aerospace and Defense Leadership On Display in UK

Every two years, military buyers and manufacturers from around the world gather in Farnborough, England, for the Farnborough International Airshow. And Missouri is well represented. Missouri has a rich history in ... Read More

Missouri Financial Services Company Named In Top 5 US Workplaces

Veterans United Home Loans, a Missouri-based full-service VA lender, has been named the fifth best workplace in the country in Great Place To Work and Fortune’s “30 Best Workplaces in Financial ... Read More

How Missouri is Filling the Talent Pipeline

In Missouri, we are aggressively filling our talent pipeline in new and creative ways. And a lot of that is thanks to Jim McKelvey.  Missouri is proud of McKelvey, and Jack ... Read More