Each day, Monday - Friday, at 5PM we bring you news and information about the business world of Des Moines, Iowa on 1350-KRNT. (You can catch the live stream there as well.) Insight on Business - The News Hour with Michael Libbie talks economic development from Main Street to the large corporations that dot Central Iowa.
Coming up today along with the business/economic development news of the day as well as spend some time with several friends of business. And, if you missed the live show, here is the podcast:
Desmund Adams - Mr. Adams owns Adams/Douglas a small business based in Clive, Iowa that swims in some large waters. Adams/Douglas is a search firm that seeks to find high quality employees for specific areas. We'll talk about the job market, something called "Passive Talent Development" and the placement of minority workers across the United States.
Jay Byers - Mr. Byers is the Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Des Moines Partnership. The Partnership provides resources for moving or expanding a business into the Greater Des Moines Metro, shares employment opportunities, information about the Metro as well as holding a number of events all designated to boost the economic development of Des Moines.
In addition we've got a story about the Iowa Distilling Company of Cumming, Iowa and a look at how one Chamber works to re-introduce members in a networking function meant to do business with people...you know.
Those stories along with the stocks of local interest, the agri-business report, news and information about what's going on in the Metro. Join us at 5PM at 1350-KRNT, Des Moines.
Insight on Business the News Hour is made possible through the support of Mr. B Clothing of Clive, The Fireplace SuperStore of Urbandale, The Warren County Economic Development Corporation of Indianola, The Kreamer Law firm of West Des Moines, ReMax Real Estate Concepts of Des Moines, Bob Oliver Heating and Cooling of Des Moines and Westside Auto Pros of Clive.If your company has a story for us feel free to send us your press release: [email protected]