Dustin Talacko

Fighting Fires in Emergencies

July 18, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, People

Dustin Talacko has been an Omaha firefighter and paramedic for seven years. His work days are 12 hours long and often include responding to life-or-death emergencies. “A person can bleed to death in sheer minutes,” […]

John Klabunde's sprint car

Sprinting Around the Racetrack, and Business

May 23, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine

It is any driver’s worst nightmare, especially a race car driver. John Klabunde lost control of his sprint car in 2011 at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska. The car smashed into the barrier and then […]

Liz Codina, Peter Kiewit Foundation Program Officer

Liz Codina

March 13, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Nonprofit

Liz Codina’s genuine passion for community stems from her upbringing in Omaha. It is the place she calls home, and that is important to her. It makes even more sense that she brings these values […]

Success from Great Heights

August 9, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Leaders

Jamie Walker can actually say he takes corporate success to greater heights. The 44-year-old, who serves as president and CEO of Omaha-based Jet Linx Aviation, often finds himself flying to far-off places. That’s not surprising, […]

Larry Lundquist

May 15, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Leaders

Larry Lundquist’s success in Omaha construction is tied to the rise and rebirth of many local buildings. The 69-year-old CEO of Lund-Ross Constructors says the company relies on roughly 50 employees who share his belief […]

Let It Snow So We Can Roll!

January 13, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Kate Stutheit does not often see her husband, Stan, at their business in Syracuse, Nebraska. This dynamic is nothing new to the married couple of 36 years. Kate says they rarely cross paths at Stutheit […]

Planting Tech Talent

October 10, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People On the Rise

Nicole Shobanjo is an information technology student who could be forced to move away from Omaha after she earns her computer programming degree from Metropolitan Community College. The 38-year-old—a stay-at-home mom who operates an in-house […]

Fair Deal Village MarketPlace

August 23, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Entrepreneurs, North Omaha, Places

As a child, Terri Sanders visited the original Fair Deal Cafe on 24th Street with her father to eat breakfast or lunch, and experience a vibrant North Omaha. Sanders says the cafe, known from the […]

Louder Together

August 17, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Music

Lauren Martin was a small-town farm girl from McCook, Nebraska. She loved country music and never expected she would one day lead Maha—Nebraska’s pre-eminent annual music festival. On Aug. 19, Martin oversees one of Maha’s boldest […]