Saving a Life, Chasing the Dream

January 3, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

Houston Alexander knew that his first-born child would be a fighter from the moment he laid eyes on her. Elan, his daughter, was born with kidney disease. “We knew that one day she would need […]

2018 ASID Awards

December 3, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Great interior design can turn any workplace into a showcase. From large corporate offices to small mom-and-pop storefronts, whatever the tone that proprietors desire for their office space, professional interior designers can turn ideas into […]

Women in Business

November 29, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Sponsored Content

This sponsored content appeared in the December 2018/January 2019 edition of B2B. To view, click here: https://issuu.com/omahapublications/docs/bb1218_flipbook/30 According to a 2010 study by the U.S. Department of Labor, women comprised 47 percent of the total U.S. labor […]

From the Editor

November 27, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

This past September, one of my favorite TV shows from the 1990s, Murphy Brown, returned to the small screen. The show was about a journalist who rarely (if ever) took no for an answer and […]

The Evolution of Kaylah Lalonde

November 21, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Kaylah Lalonde describes roller derby as a football game on roller skates combined with full-contact chess. In other words, there’s aggressive physical contact but players also must think and strategize quickly throughout the game. Thinking […]

Pretty in Pink

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Nancy Osborn drops the pedal and rolls down the freeway in her pink Cadillac. Osborn, along with her sister, have the wind against their backs as they cruise to Aretha Franklin’s funeral. The radio plays […]

Circles of Support, Cycles of Life

Posted In: Business, In the Office

A giant ‘3801’ sign—the one hanging off the sleek new headquarters of Omaha’s Women’s Center for Advancement at 38th and Harney streets—stands out against the gray brick backdrop of this recently renovated property. Bold, rounded […]

B.C. Clark

Posted In: Business, Leaders

B.C. Clark officially retired from her successful information technology management career in 2005, but these days, she is actually busier than ever. Clark is president of The Business Connection, Leading Edge Group LLC; Leading Edge […]

Women Mentoring Women

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

According to a 2016 study done by the Women’s Fund of Omaha, women make up only 19 percent of the board members at S&P 500 companies, and 25 percent of executive or senior level positions […]

Connecting Families with their Loved Ones From Omaha to Canada

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

The idea for an app-based start-up came to Amy Johnson during a stressful transition for her family. In the early 2010s, her husband’s grandmother was in declining health and placed in memory care. The family […]