Nikki Perry sitting, holding son, Max, on lap

Legal CBD, Medical Cannabis, and in Between

February 22, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

Cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, ulcerative colitis, PTSD, anxiety, chronic pain, opioid addiction, severe and persistent muscle spasms, epilepsy, and seizures—these are some of the ailments that State Sen. Anna Wishart’s bill, LB110 (“Adopt the […]

B-ing a Responsible Company

B-ing a Responsible Company

January 22, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Creative company Firespring started designing websites for businesses just as the internet was crawling out of the academic and military worlds and into the public sphere. Unlike many other website-building companies established in the mid-to-late […]

Company Parties in the Modern Era

Company Parties in the Modern Era

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

In the fictional world of AMC’s hit television show Mad Men, the parties are a politically incorrect spectacle. “We have gifts, girls, and games,” office manager Joan Holloway says. Liquor flows until the employees can […]

Omaha Design Center Lights, Camera, Color

Omaha Design Center

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, In the Office

When you can’t get exactly what you want, sometimes you have to create it yourself. For the team behind Omaha Fashion Week, the problem was a space; the solution was creating a 30,000-square-foot event venue. […]

Mike Bojanski

Mike Bojanski

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders

People don’t like feedback; they like attention,” says Mike Bojanski, vice president of Finley Engineering in Omaha. “Attention comes out like this: ‘What are you working on today? Is there anything getting in your way? […]

Steve Gordon | Branding Genious

Steve Gordon

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People On the Rise

Branding has gotten a little ridiculous. Specifically, a growing list of organizations, including Nike, have been getting RDQLUS, courtesy of creator Steve Gordon. When the limited edition Cultivator X Nike “CODES” Capsule Collection became available […]

Keith Backsen, executive director of the Omaha Convention and Visitors Bureau

Growing the Big O

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Daniel Schwarzbach knows Omaha is a great destination. Schwarzbach first visited years ago for a business meeting when the downtown convention center was still called the Qwest Center Omaha. The president and CEO of the […]

Developing Economics | Marco Floreani Promotions | Omaha Magazine

Developing Economics

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People On the Rise

Marco Floreani is working to raise the profile of the city where he was raised. “I’ve always loved Omaha, so trying to understand the business community and the resources available is enjoyable,” says Floreani, a […]

Jim Nekuda, Bellevue University’s vice president of strategic partnerships

Bellevue University’s Strategic Partnerships

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

In an era when hundreds of thousands of young people labor under the spectre of crushing student debt, a solution for many may lie on a college campus just south of Omaha. Over the past […]

Spencer Brookstein sitting with left arm resting on desk

Retaining Wall

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People

Good workers are hard to keep. U.S. unemployment rates were remarkably low in 2018. While that is good news for workers, it’s potentially challenging for companies trying to retain their top talent for the long […]