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Economy / April 30, 2020

Fourth Chamber survey reveals businesses’ concerns as shelter-in-place expires

As the shelter-in-place order is lifted and the City enters the first phase of re-entry 67% of business proprietors said employee fear is the biggest barrier they’ll have to overcome as they move back to normal operation. The second most-pressing concern is a lack of coronavirus testing and screening, followed by a lack of hand sanitizer and a concern for legal liability.

By Molly Fleming
Economy / April 16, 2020

Actress Rachel Cannon talks about moving home to Oklahoma

"It is such a surprise to come back and see all the different restaurants and boutique shops and all the businesses that had popped up. And I think the Chamber was obviously a huge part of that, but it just was a nice surprise, because it's not what I was expecting to come back to."

By Molly Fleming
Economy / April 16, 2020

Help Wanted: SYNQ3 Restaurant Solutions seeing huge bump in service

SYNQ3 Restaurant Solutions is a restaurant technology and innovations company that synchronizes people, process and technology to enhance ordering, improve guest experiences, and increase restaurant sales and profits. With COVID-19 mandates pushing restaurants to off-premise dining only, SYNQ3 Restaurant Solutions needs more ordering specialists to help process the 200% increase in takeout orders.

By Molly Fleming
VeloCity Q&A / June 19, 2019
Tommy Yi
President & Cofounder,
StarSpace46
I thought there was a huge opportunity here, especially with MAPS 3 starting to take shape. I saw Oklahoma City as a sandbox of opportunity. That compelled me to really make a choice to stay here and build something like this.
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