Sometimes the numbers surprise even the most knowledgeable of Oklahoma City insiders: more than 230 aerospace firms employing more than 36,600 workers are located in our metro, producing $4.9 billion in goods and services each year.
The award is part of the Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) program, which helps junior scientists establish independent research programs. With funding from the grant, Oklahoma scientists will study a broad range of human diseases.
The OKBio delegation set a record for meetings at the annual BIO International convention.
The Chamber is taking steps to explore offering health care plans for its small-business members with the goal to offer coverage as early as Jan. 1, 2019.
The new Dr. J.P. (Jack) London SSC is expected to eventually employ 550.
Oklahoma City’s economy is off to a strong start in 2018, with hundreds of jobs being added to the region by new and existing companies.
Oklahoma's economy continues to grow, data released on Wednesday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission showed.