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Women’s Network Brings Leadercast to Fort Wayne for First Time

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — For the first time, Fort Wayne will have a host site for Leadercast Women, an annual leadership conference featuring world-renowned speakers. The GFW Inc. Women’s Network and Integrated Talent Solutions will sponsor the host site on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at The Summit, where viewers can watch a broadcast of the conference… Read more »

Sweetwater Plans Major Expansion, 1,000+ New Jobs

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Governor Eric J. Holcomb, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry, and Allen County commissioners joined officials of Sweetwater, the No. 1 online retailer of music instruments and audio gear in the U.S., as the company announced plans to significantly expand its operations in Fort Wayne, creating up to 1,009 new jobs by… Read more »

Northern Indiana Anodize Breaks Ground on HQ

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Northern Indiana Anodize (NIA), a startup aluminum anodizing company, is making significant strides as company leaders lay the groundwork for success. NIA will celebrate the groundbreaking for its new headquarters at 13010 Bluffton Road on Thursday, Sept. 27, at 10 a.m. The groundbreaking kicks off construction of a planned 47,000-square-foot facility… Read more »

Becker Receives Circle of Corydon Award

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Cheri Becker, vice president of investor services and programs at Greater Fort Wayne Inc., was surprised to receive the Circle of Corydon Award at a private event in her honor on Thursday, Sept. 20. The award recognizes exemplary citizens who have made remarkable contributions to the betterment of Indiana and its… Read more »

Aptera Plans Grand Opening for New, Expanded Headquarters

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Aptera is expanding again—this time into a new office. The homegrown tech firm will celebrate the opening of its new downtown Fort Wayne headquarters, located at 113 W. Berry St., on Friday, Sept. 21. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will kick off the day’s festivities at 10 a.m. The expanded space paves the… Read more »

GFW Inc. Announces Leadership Fort Wayne Class of 2019

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Greater Fort Wayne Inc. has named 55 individuals to be part of the Leadership Fort Wayne (LFW) Class of 2019. LFW is a nine-month program that provides an in-depth view of the many facets of the community while developing each participant’s leadership skills. By developing these skills, participants are better prepared… Read more »

Tru by Hilton Fort Wayne Celebrates its Grand Opening

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Tru by Hilton Fort Wayne will welcome local dignitaries to help celebrate the hotel’s grand opening on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 3 p.m. The day’s event will include tours of the property, a ribbon-cutting ceremony, and reception. The property is owned by Fort Wayne Hotels LLC and managed by Dora Hospitality.… Read more »

Fort Wayne Recovery to Host Open House on Sept. 14

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Fort Wayne Recovery will celebrate six months of service, as well as National Recovery Month, with an open house. The firm will open its doors to the community on Friday, September 14, at 3 p.m. at 310 East Dupont Road, Suite 2. The open house is expected to feature remarks from… Read more »

Wyndham Garden Hotel to Reopen, Completing its Comeback

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Three years after a fire forced them to close their Challenger Parkway location, Namou Hotel Group will reopen the doors. The fully remodeled Wyndham Garden will celebrate its rebirth with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 23. The 134-room, full-service hotel underwent a $6 million renovation, clearing the… Read more »

Master Spas to Add Up to 107 Jobs in Company Expansion

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Master Spas today announced plans to invest $15.3 million to expand their operations, creating up to 107 new jobs over the next four years. The expansion includes the purchase of a larger facility, which company leaders predict will become the largest swim spa manufacturing facility in the world. Master Spas was… Read more »