Cook Group chairman Steve Ferguson received the title of Business Leader of the Year. Former Senator Richard Lugar was named Government Leader of the Year
Delta plans to introduce weekly routes to Montego Bay, Jamaica, and Nassau, Bahamas, just before Christmas.
The Leading Index for Indiana has been trending upward since last July but dropped slightly in both April and May.
Indiana Chamber of Commerce President Kevin Brinegar says improving the state’s workforce is Indiana’s biggest area of need.
Nearly two-thirds of Indiana jobs in the next decade will require education beyond a high school diploma.
The Indiana Chamber of Commerce announced Monday its 2013 legislative priorities, including protecting education reform and tightening unemployment benefits.
Some employers are already charging different rates to smokers. Labor leaders say they worry about a trend where many health habits are legislated against.
Unions are trying to minimize the effects of the legislation before the deadline.
Kokomo's economic rebound played a major role in being named the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's "Community of the Year".
Columbus Mayor Fred Armstrong has returned from a business trip to Asia, where he said the economic outlook is optimistic.