June 19, 2017

Mo EcoDevo Headlines June 19, 2017

June 19, 2017

May Jobs Report

Missouri employers added 8,300 jobs in May while the state’s unemployment rate remained below the national average.

Workforce Development Week

Gov. Greitens headed to the white house to share Missouri’s best practices on workforce development. 

Mo Fortune 500

10 Missouri companies ranked in the annual Fortune 500 list, with Express Scripts coming in at 22 and Cerner moving up 58 spots to number 66.

Digital Sandbox and T-Rex

Digital Sandbox in KC and T-Rex in STL released semi-annual reports indicating they funded a combined 85 startups that have together created over a thousand jobs in Missouri.

Solar Power in Mo

Independence is working with MC Power to embark on the largest solar farm in the state.