Entries by Eric Woolson

Woolson Shares Perspectives on Branstad in WOI-TV Special

The Concept Works’ president and CEO, Eric Woolson, shares his perspectives on Terry Branstad’s long and successful political career in the first part of a one-hour special about the newly confirmed U.S. ambassador to China. Woolson was a journalist who covered Branstad from 1978 to 1996 before serving as communications director for the longest-serving governor […]

2017 Iowa Ag Summit to address trade, energy, sustainability and the 2018 Farm Bill

DES MOINES, Iowa  – Summit Agricultural Group, a leading diversified agribusiness in the Midwest, announced today it will host the 2017 Iowa Ag Summit on Saturday, August 5, 2017, at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa. The event will feature, state, regional, national and international officials and highlight important topics affecting agriculture, such […]

Detect to Protect

Writing in the May issue of School Transportation News magazine, Eric Woolson’s article “Detect to Protect” described how new state laws illustrate evolving technology, and requirements needed to define them, to make school buses even safer inside and out.

Right Tools for the Job

Eric Woolson writes in the March issue of School Transportation News about the ways video cameras are delivering the appropriate response in troublesome situations. Check out the full story, “Right Tools for the Job.”

Accumold Seeks to Fill 100 Positions at Jan. 28 Jobs Fair

ANKENY, Iowa – Accumold, a global leader in the design, development and production of micro-molded parts for high-tech industries, will hold a job fair on Saturday, Jan. 28, to fill 100 positions, President and CEO Roger Hargens said today. The job fair will take place at the Ankeny Courtyard Marriott, 2405 SE Creekview Drive, from […]

Continental Clothing closing after 120 years in business

The Register-Mail Posted Nov 7, 2016 at 12:57 PM Updated Nov 7, 2016 at 12:57 PM GALESBURG — Continental Clothing, a local retail icon for more than 120 years, will sell its entire inventory and close its doors, bringing five generations of family involvement in the business to an end. “All good things must come to an end,” said owner Pat Burns. “To think that […]

Skluts Menswear to sell entire inventory, close doors after 88 years as Morris retail icon

Owner Jim Riebe will retire after 50-year retail career Published: Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016 6:40 a.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016 6:42 a.m. CST Heidi Litchfield – hlitchfield@shawmedia.com) By ROB OESTERLE – roesterle@shawmedia.com MORRIS – For as long as most men who live in Morris can remember, one of the things they could count on […]