You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Business

  • Goldman in deal worth $1.2 billion over US bond claims
      WASHINGTON – Goldman Sachs has agreed to a settlement worth $1.2 billion to resolve claims that it misled U.S.
  • Rib Room building sold; eatery to remain
    The owner of the Rib Room, 1234 E. State Blvd., has sold the building that houses the restaurant to local real estate investors Matt, Kurt and Chris Henry, according to a statement Friday.
  • Yellen sees economy as hazy
    JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. – If anyone thought Janet Yellen might clarify her view of the U.S. job market in her speech Friday, the Federal Reserve chair had a message:
Advertisement

Fort Wayne area climbs nationwide business ranking

Fort Wayne has seen strong gains in job growth, according to an annual report.

The Milken Institute, a non-profit, nonpartisan, economic think tank recently released its Best-Performing Cities Index, and the Fort Wayne metropolitan statistical area, which includes Allen, Whitley and Wells counties, ranked 13 out of 200 cities nationwide in job growth from May 2011 to May 2012.

The Fort Wayne MSA also climbed 68 spots up from last year in the overall ranking category from 127 to an overall ranking of 59. Indianapolis was ranked 51.

The information was released Monday morning by the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership.

Advertisement