News & Updates
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
To remain competitive on a global level, Oklahoma City must prepare its students to be future innovators and leaders. Learn about efforts to prepare Oklahoma City's future workforce at the upcoming State of the Schools luncheon.
Secretary Natalie Shirley
Oklahoma Secretary of Education and Workforce Development
Superintendent Rob Neu
Monday, July 27, 2015
By Ben Felder The Oklahoma Gazette
For decades, America’s top-tier cities represented a handful of metropolitan regions that seemed to have a monopoly on innovation and culture. Cities like Oklahoma City, in the heart of “fly-over country,” lacked a seat at the table when it came to world-class entertainment and cutting-edge business.
Friday, July 24, 2015
When more than 2,500 gaming industry professionals from around the world converge on the Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens, next week, they'll be taking part the largest regional American Indian trade show in the country.
Featured this week at the 21st annual Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 28 and 29,will
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Salvation Army Oklahoma County Utility Assistance Programs to Benefit from Pancake Breakfast.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
By Cathy O'Connor The Journal Record
MAPS 3 is already helping Oklahoma City with attracting conferences, promoting public transit and assisting with the well-being of its citizens. While excitement grows for each new project, it is important to stop, take stock of our progress and provide an update on the continuing projects.
Through MAPS 3, the city has
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Sundance Airport will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, July 31 at 4 p.m. celebrating the recent opening of Sundance Aircraft Maintenance and Sundance Flight Academy as well as the renovations to its fixed based operations building and two main hangars. This ceremony also celebrates the completion of 40 new T-hangars on the north side of the property.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Ranch Hand is adding some manufacturing muscle to its team of experts in the SUV and truck accessory industry. His name is Mike Kane, and he is the new Vice President of Manufacturing and Engineering for Ranch Hand. Mike is making strides to improve the manufacturing and engineering processes.
Friday, July 17, 2015
Recently, Glassdoor named Oklahoma City as one of the cities in the U.S. that have recovered most from the recession -- ranking it 10th, to be exact.
To determine the rankings, Glassdoor looked at how much the local unemployment rate has fallen (down 2.4 percent) since the end of the recession in 2009, as well as how much employment has grown (up 19