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Thirty young professionals named to Conexus Indiana Rising 30

Conexus Indiana announced the 30 young professionals who have been named to the inaugural Rising 30 cohort. From CEOs, to engineers, educators and innovators, Rising 30 honorees represent Indiana’s top […]

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Build Talent

Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation grant opens doors for Marion County residents to get paid training and employment with local manufacturing companies

Marion County has nearly 1,000 manufacturing companies providing an average starting hourly wage of $16/hour, more than 20 percent higher than Indiana’s family sustaining wage. The Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation […]

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J. Mark Howell to step down from Conexus Indiana in June 2021

The Conexus Indiana Board of Directors announced today that J. Mark Howell, president and CEO of Conexus Indiana, has decided to step down from the organization effective June 2021. “The […]

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Awards

Conexus Indiana opens nominations for coveted Andre B. Lacy Vanguard Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the Andre B. Lacy Vanguard Award through April 30, 2021. Conexus Indiana established the award in 2018 to honor the legacy of Andre B. […]

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Conexus Indiana announces two new board members

Conexus Indiana today announced the appointment of Nick Anthony, executive vice president and chief investment officer for Duke Realty, and Kent Duncan, head of Indianapolis Operations for the Defense Sector […]

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Industry 4.0

Conexus Indiana names Techstars veteran Ryan Henderson Director of Innovation and Digital Transformation

INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 26, 2021) As part of its expanding commitment to support Indiana advanced manufacturing and logistics companies’ adoption of emerging technologies, Conexus Indiana has added to its innovation and […]

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Third round of Manufacturing Readiness Grants awarded to 31 Indiana businesses

In line with Gov. Holcomb’s 2021 legislative agenda, state continues prioritization of Hoosier businesses investing in modernization, long-term growth plans  INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 22, 2020) – The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC), in […]

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Conexus Indiana launches Rising 30 to celebrate young professionals in advanced manufacturing and logistics

Conexus Indiana today launched Conexus Rising 30, a new program that will annually recognize, celebrate and activate a new cohort of 30 young advanced manufacturing and logistics (AML) professionals under […]

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Conexus Indiana adds three new members to Board of Directors

INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 16, 2020) Conexus Indiana today announced three new members to its Board of Directors. Teresa van Niekerk, vice president of Purchasing and Supplier Quality for Allison Transmission; Teresa […]

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Student teams from Indiana State, University of Tennessee and Ivy Tech win Conexus Indiana case competition

INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 6, 2020) Two teams of students from Indiana State University and the University of Tennessee each won the top prize in the bachelor’s degree track at the 2020 […]

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First-ever commercial truck driving curriculum launched; benefits include student loan eligibility, credits toward a logistics degree, and internships

INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 5, 2020) Conexus Indiana and Ivy Tech Community College launched today the nation’s first training program for commercial truck drivers that is covered by federal student loans and […]

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