Category: Cover Stories

Lindsey Groepper, president, left, and Kelly Hendricks, CEO, of BLASTmedia go over new ideas. (Photo by Heidi Schmidt) 1

Data driven

BLASTmedia evolves for changing media landscape By Beth Taylor From product launches to retail sell-through initiatives, global brands such as adidas and GE partner with Fishers-based BLASTmedia to create digital advertising, social media and...

Superintendent Dr. Allen Bourft looks for student engagement in HSE schools. (Photo by Heidi Schmidt) 0

On the job

By Beth Taylor Getting to know Dr. Allen Bourff, the new Hamilton Southeastern Schools superintendent Dr. Allen Bourff began his new job as the superintendent for the Hamilton Southeastern school district in January. Current...

Cheif Naturalist Danesa Stolz helps to preserve natural areas in Fishers. (Photo by Heidi Schmidt) 0

Naturally good

Chief Naturalist Danesa Stolz helps to preserve natural areas for future generations By Beth Taylor As chief naturalist for the Fishers Parks and Recreation Department, Denesa Stolz combines her passion for nature with her...

Joe Peterson pours his wife, Marilyn a glass of Peterson’s Marilyn White Zinfan- del. (Photo by Heidi Schmidt) 0

Perseverance defined

Fishers’ business owner shares childhood trauma, his path to success By Beth Taylor Joe Peterson believes God has always been present in his life, and has given him the ability to survive challenges that...

Rep. Susan Brooks tours HSJH with students. (Photo by Heidi Schmidt) 0

Panther pride

Hamilton Southeastern Junior High recognized with Congressional Record By Beth Taylor On Jan. 23, Rep. Susan Brooks presented the official Congressional Record honor to 2014 National Blue Ribbon Award-winning school Hamilton Southeastern Junior High...

Lt. Deanna Matthews explains the effect of cold temperatures on firehouses. (Photo by Beth Taylor) 0

Courage under fire

Lieutenant Deanna Matthews is Fishers first female company officer By Beth Taylor Lieutenant Deanna Matthews began her career with the Fishers Fire department in May 2000. Fifteen years later, she has the distinction of...

Tom Slakc shows ‘Reflections’ exhibit at Fishers City Hall. (Photo by Beth Taylor) 0

Art in the city

“Reflections” by Tom Slack is City Hall’s first exhibit By Beth Taylor The first City Hall art installment by acclaimed Indiana artist Tom Slack was celebrated at a public reception on Jan. 9. The...

Eye 4 Group designs and fabricates signs and branding solutions. (Photo by Joshua Frank, www.franklyfocused.com) 0

Brand appeal

Location and motivated staff help Eye 4 Group double first-year sales projections By Beth Taylor The Eye 4 Group takes a four-pronged approach to meeting clients’ needs for the design and fabrication of signs...

Kennedy Fisher shows Indy Diamonds players and parents how to assemble craft kits. (Photo by Beth Taylor) 0

Giving Back

Kennedy Fisher and Indy Diamonds softball teammates participate in event to help hospitalized children By Beth Taylor On Dec. 29, members of the four-team Indy Diamonds softball program gathered at Thorpe Creek Elementary school...

From left, Jeff Hill, director of engineering, Mayor Scott Fadness and Chris Greisl, city attorney look ahead to new opportunities for Fishers. (Photo by John Cinnamon) 0

Good Governing

Mayor Scott Fadness looks forward to engaging residents By Beth Taylor After being sworn-in on Dec. 22, Mayor Scott Fadness begins 2015 acclimating to his new role as the first mayor of Fishers. Current...