S&P Global Market Intelligence ranks German American Bank as a top community bank

German American Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: GABC) has earned the number 27 spot out of 200 U.S. community banks assessed by S&P Global Market Intelligence with assets between $3 billion and $10 billion. The ranking is based on 2023 performance, in which German American Bank ranked highest among banks serving Southern Indiana and the Commonwealth of…

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari competing for 2 USA Today 10Best Awards

As the Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari team puts the final touches on the new family roller coaster, Good Gravy!, they’re asking for help to win Two USA Today 10Best Awards. Splashin’ Safari is running for Best Outdoor Water Park, and The Voyage is nominated for Best Roller Coaster in the 2024 USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards. USA…

Colorado man awarded Dubois County Relocation Impact Grant

The employer incentive grant incentivizes out-of-state workers to move to Dubois County. Daniel Bowen has been awarded a relocation impact grant as part of the Choose Southern Indiana/Radius Indiana Employer Incentive Program. Daniel and his wife Michelle are relocating to Huntingburg from Denver, Colorado. Daniel accepted ajob at Jasper Engines & Transmissions in Information Technology…

Dubois County Entrepreneurs & Innovators hosting Foundation of Business series

The Dubois County Entrepreneurs & Innovators group hosts Foundations of Business, a series of four seminars designed to help businesses in 2024. The four events will cover hiring, marketing, funding, and space for small businesses. The firstevent will be held Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at The Broken Tee located at 1280 Vine Street inJasper. The…

Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company recognized as an AchieveWELL 4 Star designated company

Springs Valley has received the 4 Star AchieveWELL designation through the Wellness Council of Indiana. The Wellness Council of Indiana developed the AchieveWELL program to assist employers in creating a corporate culture that encourages and supports employee health through workplace wellness efforts. Springs Valley’s designation shows that the organization’s efforts positively affect workplace health policies…

Indiana Furniture completes move to new corporate headquarters

Indiana Furniture announced today that it has relocated its corporate headquarters to 1919 Hospitality Drive in Jasper. This new space is meant to put employees’ needs and the company’s broad portfolio of office furniture front and center.  Over the past year, the company has undergone a transformation that included updating its manufacturing facilities and consolidating…

Lori Klem will take the helm as Indiana Furniture’s CFO/Vice President of Finance

Indiana Furniture has announced Lori Klem as the newly appointed CFO and Vice President of Finance. In this role and as a member of the company’s executive leadership team, Klem will focus on managing the company’s financial actions and delivering a comprehensive, strategic financial vision that will help drive Indiana Furniture’s future growth and success….

Jasper Chamber set to host two events for businesses

The Jasper Chamber of Commerce is set to celebrate two businesses in Jasper. On Friday, March 15, at 2:30 p.m., the chamber will host a ribbon-cutting at Wagner Family Dental’s new location at 3306 Newton Street. The public is invited to join. Then, on Thursday, March 21, the chamber will host a Time-Out From Business…

Local financial advisory firm ranked on Forbes state and national lists

The Payne & Mencias Group with Merrill Lynch was recently awarded the top spot on the Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams” 2024 list and the number five spot nationally on the Forbes “America’s Top Wealth Management Teams High Net Worth” 2024 list. Rankings are based on data as of March 31, 2023.  The Payne &…

Scott Powell named new chief credit officer at German American Bank

German American Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: GABC) and its banking subsidiary, German American Bank, announced that Scott Powell has been appointed executive vice president, chief credit officer, effective April 1, 2024. Powell will succeed current Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer, Keith A. Leinenbach, who will be retiring. Leinenbach will retire after 24 years with…