Jeanine Daily has been named managing partner of KPMG’s Boise office, effective April 1, 2023. Daily replaces Michael Hayhurst who is retiring from KPMG LLP on September 30, 2023, after a 32-year career. Daily will be responsible for the strategic ...Read More »
ISDA to host National Agriculture Day at state capitol
Boise, Idaho – The Idaho State Department of Agriculture will host a celebration for National Agriculture Day Tuesday, March 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the State Capitol Building. There will be a display recognizing Idaho agriculture on ...Read More »
Idahoan Foodservice announces new hire and new role within the sales and marketing department
Idahoan Foodservice has announced the latest additions to its sales and foodservice leadership team. Bob LaPoint has joined Idahoan as National Account Manager – GPO and Non-Commercial, and Steph Tripp has been promoted to director of business development, which she ...Read More »
Idaho group grants academic scholarships to 15 veterans
BOISE — Fifteen veterans received $1,000 each last week to support their educational goals as part of the Idaho Veterans Academic Grant Unification (IVAGU). The winners were recognized during an awards ceremony held at the Boise State Alumni Center. The ...
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Dozens of Idaho organizations file injunction against Idaho Office of the Attorney General
Read More IBR Headlines Nearly three dozen entities filed a motion in Idaho’s Fourth Judicial District seeking preliminary and permanent injunctions against the Idaho Office of Attorney General Raúl Labrador in response to recent Civil Investigative Demands (CIDs) filed by ...
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No one plans for death, but there it is!
In my line of work, I have the unfortunate job to deal with the passing of someone’s spouse, parent, or sibling. I see in these moments of grief I know how, if the details aren’t thought of ahead of time, ...Read More »
Four lessons businesses can learn from farmers
By JERRY WROTEN As we celebrate National Ag Day on March 21, it’s a great time to appreciate the rich contributions that farmers make to our state. Agriculture is the largest contributor to the Gem State’s economy and accounts for ...
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USDA aims to boost independent meat packers with $59 million in grants
The U.S. Department of Agriculture beefed up its efforts to encourage competition in domestic meat and poultry supply chains on Tuesday, awarding close to $59 million in federal grants to independent processors from Idaho, Virginia, South Carolina, South Dakota and ...Read More »
Key solutions to top challenges facing Idaho’s Black and African American entrepreneurs
There are more than three million small businesses owned by Black and African American entrepreneurs in the United States with annual sales totaling over $150 billion. However, in 2020, Black and African American business ownership rates dropped 41% between February ...Read More »
3 investments that will give your small business a boost
Sometimes you have to spend money to make money, and although that may feel like a risky proposition for a small business owner, there are areas where you can get a lot of bang for your buck. Here are three ...Read More »