Category Archives: Nebraska

Chipotle rolls out 50 jobs in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. – The fast-casual Mexican restaurant chain Chipotle is hiring 50 employees in Omaha. Of those 50, about 30 are needed for a new store that is opening in March at 72nd Street and Cornhusker. It will be the sixth Chipotle eatery in the city. ...

Omaha career fair offers office, professional positions.

OMAHA, Neb. – The Career Fair for Professionals will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Feb. 19 in Omaha. The career fair will target those seeking administrative, accounting, mechanical engineering, sales, supervisory, management, insurance, skilled maint ...

Omaha Steaks sprouts budding vegetable business.

OMAHA, Neb. – Omaha Steaks has added a side of veggies to its venerable meat offerings through a partnership to offer a line of fresh vegetable boxes. Omaha Steaks is working to grow its business beyond its traditional meat offerings. The Omaha-based c ...

Nebraska great place to get a job, poll shows.

OMAHA, Neb. – Nebraska continues to rank among the nation’s top states for  job creation, according to a new report from Gallup. The poll found the state ranked third last year when looking at the hiring climate in states around the country. I ...

Pulp pencils-in first Omaha store.

OMAHA, Neb. – Omaha entrepreneur Erin Luong will open Pulp, a stationery store, in Omaha this month. The shop will be in a renovated building in the budding Blackstone district. The shop will be the first tenant to move into the building at 3904 Farnam ...

Primp and Blow salon blows into Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. – Arizona-based Primp and Blow salon plans to open a shop in Omaha and hire eight employees. It will be in the Shops of Legacy at 168th Street and W. Center Road. The local franchisee is Danya Banning. She plans to open the shop in early Ap ...

MSA Brand Products salutes Old Glory in Fairbury.

FAIRBURY, Neb. – One business in Nebraska is growing in stature and patriotism as it produces American flags actually made in America. MSA Brand Products began producing replicas of Old Glory last year, and hopes to have a staff of 25 by the end of thi ...

Proxibid partners with eBay for online auctions.

OMAHA, Neb. – Omaha’s Proxibid has partnered with online auction site eBay to offer heavy equipment, industrial machinery and vehicles for sale. The company has 120 Omaha employees. It likely will hire additional staff later this year. The move ...

Omaha Steaks makin’ bacon with new product lines.

OMAHA, Neb. – Omaha Steaks has expanded its business with the launch of three “steak-cut” bacon options. The products include precooked bacon, bacon-wrapped filet mignons, pepper-bacon wrapped fillets, bacon-wrapped pork chops and jumbo bac ...

TD Ameritrade Park hits economic home run in Omaha.

OMAHA – TD Ameritrade Park has paid its own way as the stadium brought in enough in local taxes last year to pay its debt to the city with money left over. The park is an economic engine as it is used for the yearly College World Series, which brings m ...

Callahan Financial Planning invests in expansion.

OMAHA, Neb. – Omaha financial and investment firm Callahan Financial Planning is expanding in its hometown. The company, which began as a startup in 2010, has grown each year and is responsible for about $65 million in assets. With continued growth the ...

The beat goes on for Omaha’s Acass Systems.

OMAHA, Neb. – Aaron Cass, the man behind Acass Systems, spent years on the road with some of the world’s top musical acts, and now heads a company that makes life easier for some of the biggest stars when they are on tour. The Omaha company is ba ...

PenFed checks into Omaha credit union expansion.

OMAHA, Neb. – The Pentagon Federal Credit Union has its sights on Omaha, and it plans to expand its operations in the city this year. PenFed plans to add positions at its service center, begin branch operations, and hire employees in the areas of IT, f ...