Missouri Business

All New Christmas Show Debuts at Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Adventures

07 11 2017

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn.--Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Adventures Dinner & Show continues its inaugural season with a new holiday tale that invites families on a journey that brings together special Christmas memories and magic that shaped Dolly and her family. The new show, which opened Friday, Nov. 3 and continues through Dec. 31, will allow guests to make wonderful holiday memories and discover the true spirit of Christmas. The combination of festive holiday music, two million dollars in special effects, acrobatic feats from both performers and the show’s canine stars, a mischievous elf, a series of “reindeer games,” a moving live nativity, an ice skating spectacular, and many other unexpected surprises combine for a one-of-a-kind, “must see” show. This exciting new Christmas adventure is set in a small town that’s hit by a major snowstorm, which leaves the fate of the town’s Christmas celebration in the balance. The audience journeys with the cast to learn whether...

Solus Group Joins Northeast Recycling Council, Will Attend 2017 NERC Fall Conference

07 11 2017

    AMHERST, MA, November 07, 2017 -- Solus Group, a leading supplier of warehouse and material handling equipment, will celebrate its new membership in the Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) by attending the NERC Fall Conference -- which also happens to be the 30th anniversary of the sustainability organization.The conference will take place on November 13 and 14, 2017 at the Lord Jeffery Inn in Amherst, Massachusetts, where attendees can learn more about solutions in sustainable materials management on an industrial level. The event will bring together various sectors in the sustainability movement, from municipal, state, and federal governments to non-profit organizations to industry representatives.Solus Group will have a table in the exhibit space. There, conference attendees can learn more about the material handling solutions available from the online dealer."Since we just joined NERC this year, we really wanted to be part of their 30th anniversary celebration,"...

Scripophily.com Offers Original Standard Oil Trust Stock Certificate Hand Signed by John. D. Rockefeller and Henry Flagler

07 11 2017

Bob Kerstein, Founders Scripophily.com Stock and Bond Certificate Make Great Gifts for the Holidays WASHINGTON November 07, 2017 Scripophily.com ®, the Internet’s largest buyer and seller of collectible stock and bond certificates, has seen considerable interest in the acquisition of Standard Oil Trust stock certificates signed by John D. Rockefeller. The Standard Oil Trust stock certificates were issued in 1882 and were printed by the Franklin Bank Note Company. The certificate was hand signed by John. D. Rockefeller, Henry Flagler and Jabez Abel Bostwick and is over 135 years old. "The Standard Oil Trust began in 1882 by merging all of John. D. Rockefeller's oil properties and had an initial capital of $70 million. There were originally forty-two certificate holders, or owners, in the trust. After ten years the trust was dissolved by a court decision in Ohio due to violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act which was an attempt to restrain the power of trusts with respect...

Otelco Announces Debt Refinancing, Completion of Strategic Alternatives Review and Third Quarter 2017 Results

06 11 2017

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EP Energy Files Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q -- Russell Parker Assumes Role of CEO

06 11 2017

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National Association of Realtors® Installs 2018 Leadership

06 11 2017

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JQH Hires Charles “Cee Jay” Jones Jr. as Association Sales Manager at Newly Renovated Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Frisco

06 11 2017

DALLAS & FRISCO, Texas & SPRINGFIELD, Mo.--John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) today announced that Charles “Cee Jay” Jones Jr. has joined the company as association sales manager of JQH’s newly renovated Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Frisco Hotel, Convention Center & Spa in Texas, which is located north of Dallas near the $5 Billion Mile development. Jones will serve as the point of contact for large association events at the completely refreshed Frisco Conference Center, connected to the 330-suite, 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence hotel. With more than 25 years of experience in hospitality and travel sales, Jones most recently served as sales manager for the Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas DFW Airport South in Irving, Texas, where he was responsible for the Texas association/SMERF business. The upscale Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Frisco is owned and operated by Springfield, Missouri-based JQH, a leading private, independent owner and manager of...

Holiday Island Holdings, Inc. Headlines State’s Premier Business Weekly Publication

06 11 2017

HOLIDAY ISLAND, Ark., Nov. 06, 2017 -- Holiday Island Holdings, Inc.  (OTCPink:HIHI) - a development stage company operating in the land development sector of the market – released the news today that it headlined the State’s premier business weekly publication, “Arkansas Business Weekly”, reading “Holiday Island Holdings, Inc. Continues Quest for Assets.”Arkansas Business Weekly is the flagship business weekly newspaper of its parent company, Arkansas Business Publishing Group (ABPG).  Arkansas Business Weekly was launched in 1984, and it operates out of Arkansas’s Capitol, Little Rock, Arkansas.The HIHI article summaries the Company’s acquisition pursuit of real estate located at Holiday Island, Arkansas, with a current focus on prime commercial properties in the Holiday Island Shopping Center.  The article points out – as our press releases also often mention – that the Shopping Center is the newest and largest in the area, and it was built and...

ABB to optimize transformer manufacturing footprint to drive competitiveness

06 11 2017

Mon, Nov 06, 2017 16:01 CETZURICH, SWITZERLAND, NOVEMBER 6, 2017 - Strategic realignment of global operations reflects changing market dynamics ABB today announced a strategic realignment of its global transformer manufacturing, engineering and service footprint to enhance competitiveness in a dynamic market environment marked by increasing competition and consolidation in the rail industry. The move is part of the ‘Power Up’ transformation program in ABB’s Power Grids division. In the United States, ABB will consolidate its power transformers manufacturing footprint by investing in its South Boston and Crystal Springs units and discontinue production at its unit in St. Louis, Missouri, which will continue to focus on engineering and service activities. In addition, ABB will establish new traction transformer manufacturing facilities at its South Boston unit to serve rail industry needs. ABB will also expand its medium and large power transformer factory in Varennes, Canada,...

Salem Adds a Savvy Political Voice to Its St. Louis Talk Station

06 11 2017

CAMARILLO, Calif.--Salem Media Group (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that beginning Monday, November 13, 2017, Ed Martin will join 1380AM The Answer in St. Louis as the host of “The Ed Martin Movement,” heard weekday afternoons from 3pm-5pm. "We looked at a lot of options for afternoons, but no other host had their finger on the pulse of national, statewide, and local politics like Ed Martin,” said Greg Lhamon, VP & General Manager for Salem in St. Louis. “He’s smart and savvy and will force politicians to stay on their toes. And as a CNN political contributor, he brings a global perspective to talk radio that is sorely missing in St. Louis. St. Louisans will love this guy.” “The American people deserve to be heard loudly and clearly,” said Ed Martin. “I am excited to join Salem in giving voice to the truth to provide the answers to the big questions facing St. Louis and our nation.” Ed Martin is the New York Times best-selling author of The Conservative Case...

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