Oklahoma Cityís hospitality industry continued to gain momentum with the Oct. 1 groundbreaking of Oklahoma Cityís Omni Hotel.
The regionís existing companies added 4,918 jobs to the economy between July 1, 2017, and June 30, 2018.
Letter carriers, triathletes, state aviation officials, rowers, tennis players, Morgan horses (and their owners) and more. As usual, the OKC CVB convention calendar is full over the next few weeks.
For the month of July, the Oklahoma City MSA had an unemployment rate of 3.3 percent.
OKC's river rapids surpised and drew a wide variety of paddle sport retailers for their second annual trade show. This marks the beginning of a possible influx of new business for OKC.
The event is expected to have an economic impact of about $2.5 million to the Oklahoma City economy, but Mike Knopp says the full benefit could be much bigger.
Oklahoma City ranks No. 4 when compared to other cities in metros with population over 1 million.