Oklahoma City

Boeing to bring 900 new jobs to OKC

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 29, 2014 – Boeing will consolidate the majority of its defense services and support-related activities from Washington state to other locations in the U.S. as part of efforts to improve the competitiveness of its Boeing Defense, Space & Security unit. The majority of the work will be relocated to Oklahoma City and St. Louis,

WSJ: The facts of Oklahoma City, as depicted in museum

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The Wall Street Journal Ever since Sept. 11, 2001, New York's World Trade Center has been ground zero for terror-attack remembrances in the U.S. (with the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pa., a distant second and third). That's understandable. But one of the unintended consequences of the 9/11 focus has been the marginalization of the site of America's other

Metro 50 Top of the Charts: ZZW Global Inc., No. 1

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

With the knowledge and experience he gained working for Fortune 100 and 500 companies as well as the input from valuable mentors, Zane Zachary Woods founded ZZW Global Inc. in July 2010. Within three years, the family-operated oil and gas services company expanded from its beginnings in Texas to Oklahoma, Woods’ home state.

Metro 50 Top of the Charts: MCSG Technologies, No. 2

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

David Mitchell established MCSG Technologies in 2005 to provide information technology infrastructure support to civilian and Department of Defense government agency customers. Today, the technology company focuses on both IT solutions and facility support services.

Metro 50 Top of the Charts: Monscierge, No. 3

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

In 2009, when Marcus Robinson and Mark Costello introduced the prototype of a new touch-screen kiosk for the hospitality industry, the mobile revolution was just a whisper. Since then, their company, Monscierge, has continually adapted to lightning-fast changes in technology to become a global player in the mobile information world.

Growth in OKC economy outpaces nation's average

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The Oklahoman The economy in Oklahoma's two largest metropolitan areas outpaced national growth in 2013, according to figures released Tuesday from the federal Bureau of Economic Analysis. Oklahoma City's metro area economy grew 3.9 percent from 2012 to 2013, the bureau said in its analysis of gross domestic product. Tulsa's metro economy grew 3.5

Renovated OKC Memorial & Museum to reopen Sept. 16

Monday, September 15, 2014

The Oklahoman Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh’s Easter-yellow, 1977 Mercury Grand Marquis now sits in the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum’s newly renovated second floor. More than 1 million artifacts and pieces of evidence are kept within the walls of the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum. Whether mangled debris,

OKC's Bricktown district is the place to eat, drink, play

Monday, September 8, 2014

A gleaming new Aloft hotel looks down on Bricktown, the 40-block warehouse district that is this city's major downtown area attraction.

The gleaming Aloft with its hip WXYZ Bar isn't technically in Bricktown but in the adjacent Deep Deuce neighborhood, but you can't blame it for wanting to be part of the city's busy entertainment district. It's where it's happening in OKC.