Fort Wayne firm awarded military contract

Florida-based L3Harris Technologies Inc, which operates a plant in Fort Wayne, has been awarded a contract through the Missile Defense Agency. The more than $120 million contract involves work on the Missile Defense Agency's Hypersonic and Ballistic Tracking Space Sensor program.

Developer calls Electric Works milestone ‘rewarding’

A partner with RTM Ventures says the journey to closing on financing for the $286 million first phase of the Electric Works mixed-use innovation district in downtown Fort Wayne has been a "long and winding road."

Electric Works financing deal closes, construction to begin

After years of planning and concerns about whether it would actually happen, construction is now imminent for a major redevelopment project in downtown Fort Wayne.

Mad Ants hire coach, will begin play in February

The NBA G League and Indiana Pacers-affiliated Fort Wayne Mad Ants have announced the hiring of a new head coach just before beginning their 2021 season. Hankins was hired by the Pacers in 2019 as assistant player development coach.

Southeast Area Partnership, Fort Wayne release survey

A collaboration between the city of Fort Wayne and the Southeast Area Partnership is looking to bring new investment into the southeast section of the city and is asking for input from residents. The Southeast Strategy Update contains several proposals which residents will decide for the area.

Coworking space coming to Electric Works

The developers of Electric Works in Fort Wayne are partnering with Washington D.C.-based Carr Workplaces to bring a coworking space to the mixed-use innovation district.

NIIC receives grant from Zollner Foundation

The Fort Wayne-based Northeast Indiana Innovation Center has received a $20,000 operating grant from the Zollner Foundation to support educational programs and services. The center says the grant will specifically focus on historically-excluded entrepreneurs by concentrating on major barries, including mentors, management and marketing.