Ed Stanfield, Jr. joins CORinstallation

Ed Stanfield, Jr. has joined CORinstallation, Furniture & Supply, an office furnishing and interior design company based in Chatham, as vice-president of supply sales. Stanfield spent 16 years as the general manager of Glenn Brunk Stationers in Springfield; the company merged with CDS Office Technologies in 2015. More recently, Stanfield was a sales manager for [...]

By |March 1st, 2021|Categories: News, People on the Move|0 Comments

Good as Gold nominations

Do you know a Springfield-area business that supports volunteerism, encourages their employees to serve in our community, organizes service efforts and/or financially support the efforts of nonprofits and charitable organizations? Nominate a business for the Good as Gold Business Honor Roll by March 1. The top business in each size category will be recognized with [...]

By |February 24th, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Building permit roundup – Feb. 15-Feb. 21

BSEIDX2, LLC obtained a commercial remodel permit for 1987 W. Wabash Ave. Joyner Construction Services, Inc. is the contractor and the project is valued at $40,000. Springfield Clinic obtained a commercial remodel permit for a new sleep lab at 1025 S. Sixth St. O’Shea Builders is the contractor and the project is valued at $1,250,000. [...]

By |February 24th, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

Michelle Graven has a new job with the Illinois Educators Credit Union, as of Feb. 22

Michelle Graven has started a new position as marketing representative for Illinois Educators Credit Union, as of Feb. 22. However, she will also continue working in a part-time capacity for her previous employer, United Way of Central Illinois, until the organization hires her replacement. “There’s a lot coming up, so I didn’t want to just [...]

By |February 24th, 2021|Categories: People on the Move|1 Comment

Luminary: Kitchen and Provisions, the newest restaurant by Jordan and Aurora Coffey, is opening for dine-in service on Friday

Luminary: Kitchen & Provisions, the latest restaurant venture for chefs Jordan and Aurora Coffey, will open for dine-in lunches beginning on Friday, Feb. 26. The space at 3121 Hedley Road also includes a retail store that offers baked goods and a variety of signature items from the restaurant, along with meat cuts that can be [...]

By |February 24th, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

Bill Prather closing down Prather Tucker Associates, takes job with BSA

William Prather is embarking on a new chapter in his career, wrapping up operations at his architecture firm, Prather Tucker Associates, and starting a new job with Bernes-Schober Associates (BSA) as of Feb. 22. After working together for several years at Wight & Company, Prather and Mark Tucker founded Prather Tucker Associates in Springfield in [...]

By |February 23rd, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings, News|0 Comments

Illinois Products Online Marketplace replaces this year’s Illinois Products Expo

The Illinois Department of Agriculture has launched Illinois Products Online Marketplace, an online platform that provides consumers the opportunity to purchase Illinois products. This online marketplace replaces the annual Illinois Product Expo, which was cancelled due to COVID-19. Now through March 3, 500 Illinois products from 55 vendors throughout the state will be available for [...]

By |February 17th, 2021|Categories: News|0 Comments

Sulit Spin Studio has opened on Yucan Drive

Crystal Falke says she never intended to start her own business, but now she’s turned her hobby into Sulit Spin Studio, 4311 Yucan Drive. “I started spinning about five years ago; it was the only exercise I really liked doing,” Falke said. “Everything else I got burned out on.” She used to frequent Spin Zone [...]

By |February 17th, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments