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St Louis Floor Cleaning Company, Amant’s Floor Care, Announces Launch of New Website

WILDWOOD, MO – Amant’s Floor Care has launched a new website to enhance customer service and satisfaction. The website offers maintenance tips, carpet spot cleaning tips and recommendations, Marble Floor Cleaning and Maintenance Guide and much more. Additionally, the website offers a coupon for new customers. Amant’ has been providing floor cleaning services to the … Continue reading St Louis Floor Cleaning Company, Amant’s Floor Care, Announces Launch of New Website

St Louis Business News: Ameren Corporation Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend

ST. LOUIS, MO – The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 45.75 cents per share.  This dividend is payable Sept. 28, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 12, 2018. Separately, the board of directors of Union … Continue reading St Louis Business News: Ameren Corporation Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend

St Louis Local News: A New St Louis Based Company Offering Food Composting Service

ST LOUIS, MO – Perennial City, a new St Louis based local small business that has been actively contributing to the ever-important environmental sustainability of St. Louis for the past seven months with its food composting service. Perennial City founder Beth Grollmes-Kiefer and her husband Tim Kiefer follow a simple yet effective process with their … Continue reading St Louis Local News: A New St Louis Based Company Offering Food Composting Service

St Louis News: Bridgeton Landfill, LLC Announces Settlement with the State of Missouri

BRIDGETON, MO – Today, the Bridgeton Landfill announced the resolution of the lawsuit initiated in 2013 by the Missouri Attorney General’s office alleging damages and seeking injunctive relief regarding the subsurface reaction that started in December 2010 at the Bridgeton Landfill at 13570 St. Charles Rock Road, Bridgeton, Missouri. The terms of the resolution are contained in a … Continue reading St Louis News: Bridgeton Landfill, LLC Announces Settlement with the State of Missouri

Missouri News: Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) breaks ground on the Mark Twain Transmission Project

The project will bolster the region’s energy reliability ST. LOUIS, MO – Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) – a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) – has begun construction of the Mark Twain Transmission Project, a 96-mile, 345,000-volt transmission line and substation to be built in northeast Missouri that will bolster energy … Continue reading Missouri News: Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) breaks ground on the Mark Twain Transmission Project

Beckwood Press Company Expands Engineering Department by 40 Percent

Beckwood Press Company has recently expanded their Engineering Department to meet the exceedingly sophisticated demands of their evolving customer base. Since June 2017, they have added one structural/hydraulic engineer, four electrical/controls engineers, and one drafter. ST. LOUIS, MO/December 31, 2017 (STL.News) Beckwood Press Company, a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses, automation systems, and the … Continue reading Beckwood Press Company Expands Engineering Department by 40 Percent

Ameren Workers, Equipment from Missouri and Illinois Heading to Puerto Rico to Help Accelerate Power Restoration

ST. LOUIS, MO/December 27, 2017 (STL.News) – Ameren is participating in an industry-wide effort to step up on-going power restoration and rebuilding efforts in Puerto Rico due to the catastrophic destruction of electric infrastructure following Hurricanes Irma and Marie. Ameren and other U.S. electric companies who are members of the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) will … Continue reading Ameren Workers, Equipment from Missouri and Illinois Heading to Puerto Rico to Help Accelerate Power Restoration

National publication salutes Ameren for hiring vets

ST. LOUIS, MO/December 12, 2017 (STL.News) – For the ninth consecutive year, Ameren has been nationally recognized as a Military Friendly® Employer by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM, and Military Spouse. “Our military veteran employees have been key contributors to business growth at Ameren during the last decade,” said Mark Lindgren, senior … Continue reading National publication salutes Ameren for hiring vets

Peabody Names Paul Richard Senior Vice President And Chief Human Resources Officer

ST. LOUIS, MO/November 27, 2017 (STL.News) – Peabody President and Chief Executive Officer Glenn Kellow today announced that Paul Richard has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. “Paul is a skilled executive who brings a wealth of experience leading global human resources teams,” said Kellow.  “He will have executive responsibility for … Continue reading Peabody Names Paul Richard Senior Vice President And Chief Human Resources Officer

Ameren receives top score for workplace equality on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s annual scorecard

ST. LOUIS, MO/November 9, 2017 (STL.News) – For a second consecutive year, Ameren Corporation received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights … Continue reading Ameren receives top score for workplace equality on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s annual scorecard

Five Natural Gas Utilities Unite as Spire

With a dedication to service, Spire rolls out to 1.7 million homes and businesses ST. LOUIS, MO/September 25, 2017 (STL.News) – Today, Spire is delivering on the promise made last year to unite its five natural gas utilities under one name to serve customers even better. As of this morning, communities served by Alagasco, Laclede … Continue reading Five Natural Gas Utilities Unite as Spire

Peabody Announces $150 Million Term Loan Repayment And Launch Of Credit Agreement Amendment Process

ST. LOUIS, MO/September 6, 2017 (STL.News) – Peabody (NYSE: BTU) announced today that it issued a notice to repay an additional $150 million of its Senior Secured Term Loan, bringing a total of $300 million of debt voluntarily repaid in the third quarter of 2017. Peabody also is seeking amendments to accommodate a repricing of … Continue reading Peabody Announces $150 Million Term Loan Repayment And Launch Of Credit Agreement Amendment Process

Ameren Corporation Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend

Quarterly Dividend Declared by Ameren Corporation Directors Making Shareholders Happy ST. LOUIS, MO/August 11, 2017 (STL.News) – The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 44 cents per share. This dividend is payable Sept. 29, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close … Continue reading Ameren Corporation Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend

St. Louis Startup Company Acquired By Publicaly-Traded Company

Publicly-Traded, Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. acquires Confluence Life Sciences ST. LOUIS, MO/August 8, 2017 (STL.News) An investment into a St. Louis startup company is paying off. A publicly-traded company from the East Coast has acquired Confluence Life Sciences, which was backed by BioGenerator.  It was announced on Tuesday that Confluence Life Sciences, Inc., was purchased by Aclaris … Continue reading St. Louis Startup Company Acquired By Publicaly-Traded Company

Ascensus Announces Acquisition of Benefits of Missouri, Inc.

CHESTERFIELD, MO/July 30, 2017 (STL.News) BMI, located in Chesterfield, Missouri, serves more than 800 plan sponsors in the defined contribution retirement plan market through plan design, administration, and consulting services. The firm does not promote specific investment products, which enables it to work with all available investment platforms whether offered through a daily valuation, pooled … Continue reading Ascensus Announces Acquisition of Benefits of Missouri, Inc.

Lightenstein LLC Announces the Release of Their Simple Pleasures Collection

Lightenstein LLC announces the release of the company’s first ever 10 piece collection ST. LOUIS, MO/July 21, 2017 (STL.News) – Lightenstein LLC, once known only for their one of a kind lamps, announces to the public the release of their Simple Pleasures Line at www.etsy.com/shop/lightenstein . This 10 piece designer lamp line is set to … Continue reading Lightenstein LLC Announces the Release of Their Simple Pleasures Collection

Drury Receives Record-breaking 12th-consecutive J.D. Power Award

Drury Inn & Suites receives Record-breaking 12th-consecutive J.D. Power Award ST. LOUIS, MO/July 13, 2017 (STL.News) Drury Hotels has received a record-breaking 12th-consecutive J.D. Power award. It was announced on Wednesday that J.D. Power recognized Missouri-based Drury Hotels as ranking “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Upper Midscale Hotel Chains” in its 2017 North America Hotel … Continue reading Drury Receives Record-breaking 12th-consecutive J.D. Power Award

Ameren Illinois Among Nation’s 15 Most Trusted Electric Utilities

National study recognizes company for innovation and service to business customers COLLINSVILLE, IL/July 7, 2017 (STL.News) – Ameren Illinois is ranked in the top 15 Most Trusted Brands among business customers according to a study by a leading market research firm. In a survey of 10,486 business and electric combination utility customers of the 60 … Continue reading Ameren Illinois Among Nation’s 15 Most Trusted Electric Utilities

Expertise.com recognizes Amants Floor Care as one of the Best Carpet Cleaners in St. Louis – 2017

Best Carpet Cleaners in the St. Louis 2017 area, carefully picked by Expertise.com, recognizes Amants Floor Care as one of the Best Carpet Cleaners ST. LOUIS, MO/July 7, 2017 (STL.News) Expertise.com (Expertise) is an online publication that helps connect people with experts in their communities.  Expertise carefully surveys the field to find the “experts”.  Expertise … Continue reading Expertise.com recognizes Amants Floor Care as one of the Best Carpet Cleaners in St. Louis – 2017

Caltrol Rolls Out “All Valves Everywhere” Directly To Customers

LAS VEGAS/July 6, 2017 (STL.News) – On April 28, 2017, Emerson purchased the Valves & Controls business unit from Pentair. The combined portfolio offers customers access to the largest selection in control valves, pressure management, isolation valves such as triple offset, butterfly, gate, globe, ball and check valves, in addition to actuation technologies. These include industry-leading product … Continue reading Caltrol Rolls Out “All Valves Everywhere” Directly To Customers

Allegro Celebrates Groundbreaking on Premier Senior Housing Community in Richmond Heights

Allegro Senior Living celebrated the groundbreaking of their 12th community in Richmond Heights, Missouri. RICHMOND HEIGHTS, MO/ JUNE 30, 2017 (STL.News) Allegro Senior Living, a St. Louis-based company specializing in the development and operation of luxury senior housing communities, celebrated the groundbreaking of their 12th community, located at 1055 Bellevue Avenue in Richmond Heights, near the … Continue reading Allegro Celebrates Groundbreaking on Premier Senior Housing Community in Richmond Heights

Reminder: Centene Corporation’s 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call

ST. LOUIS, MO/June 29, 2017 (STL.News) – Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today issued a reminder that it will release its 2017 second quarter financial results at approximately 6 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, and host a conference call afterwards at approximately 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) to review the results. Michael F. Neidorff, … Continue reading Reminder: Centene Corporation’s 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call

Edward Jones Financial Advisors Rate the Firm Highest in Overall Employee Advisor Satisfaction, According to J.D. Power

ST. LOUIS, MO/June 29, 2017 (STL.News) – Ninety percent of Edward Jones financial advisors say they’ll be working at the firm in one to two years from now, according to a survey by J.D. Power, which ranks Edward Jones “Highest in Employee Advisor Satisfaction among Financial Investment Firms” for the ninth time. The industry average … Continue reading Edward Jones Financial Advisors Rate the Firm Highest in Overall Employee Advisor Satisfaction, According to J.D. Power

Macroeconomic Advisers Recognized for Forecasting Excellence by Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

ST. LOUIS, MO/June 23, 2017 (STL.News) – Macroeconomic Advisers is proud to be recognized by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago for The Best Overall Forecast, The Best Current Dollar GDP Forecast, and The Best Inflation Forecast submitted at the 2016 Automotive Outlook Symposium. The highly respected national competition received over 27 entries from the … Continue reading Macroeconomic Advisers Recognized for Forecasting Excellence by Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Customer Service Expert Nancy Friedman Selected to Deliver Special Sales and Customer Service Presentations at Sabre National Conference in Las Vegas

ST. LOUIS, MO/June 21, 2017 (STL.News) – Back by popular demand, Nancy Friedman, a member of the St. Louis Small Business Hall of Fame, and nationally known customer service keynote speaker, has been selected to deliver two presentations to hundreds of travel agents and those in related industries at the 2017 Travel Technology Exchange conference … Continue reading Customer Service Expert Nancy Friedman Selected to Deliver Special Sales and Customer Service Presentations at Sabre National Conference in Las Vegas

Drury Hotels Once Again Makes Forbes List

ST. LOUIS, MO/June 20, 2017 (STL.News) Drury Hotels is one of America’s best places to work. That’s according to Forbes Magazine, which named the Missouri-based hotel chain one of America’s Best Midsize Employers.  Forbes ranked Drury Hotels 118th out of 250 recipients and fourth within the travel and leisure industry.  This marks the second consecutive … Continue reading Drury Hotels Once Again Makes Forbes List

Monsanto and Atomwise Collaborate to Discover New Crop Protection Options Using Artificial Intelligence Technology

ST. LOUIS & SAN FRANCISCO/June 14, 2017 (STL.News) Monsanto Company and Atomwise have formed a unique research collaboration to increase the speed and probability of discovering and developing new crop protection products using artificial intelligence. “Each growing season, farmers around the world are challenged with yield-robbing pests and diseases, yet the average crop protection product … Continue reading Monsanto and Atomwise Collaborate to Discover New Crop Protection Options Using Artificial Intelligence Technology

Drury Hotels Names GM For New St. Charles Location

ST. LOUIS, MO/June 14, 2017 (STL.News) As the completion of the construction for the Drury Plaza Hotel in St. Charles draws near, the hotel chain has selected one of its longtime employees to lead the new location. Drury Hotels has named Kevin Wheeler as the general manager for its 21st property in the St. Louis … Continue reading Drury Hotels Names GM For New St. Charles Location

Mercy Creative Team Wins Sixteen Telly Awards

ST. LOUIS, MO/May 24, 2017 (STL.News) Mercy Creative Team – The creative team behind Mercy Hospital’s commercials is being recognized for its industry performance. The Mercy Experience Studio won 16 awards for its Mercy ads at the 38th annual Telly Awards competition.  Of those awards, the Mercy Experience Studio received three first-place honors. The winning ads include: … Continue reading Mercy Creative Team Wins Sixteen Telly Awards

$58.6 Million Dollar Contract Awarded to Boeing

Boeing was awarded a $58.6 million contract on May 12, 2017 by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency for Missile Interception Technology May 23, 2017 (STL.News) Boeing (NYSE Ticker: BA) announced that they have won a $58.6 million dollar contract relating to Missile Interception Technology. Boeing recently won a 35 month contract from the U.S. Missile … Continue reading $58.6 Million Dollar Contract Awarded to Boeing