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Oct 28

ICYMI: Art Installation Unveiled at The Edge

Posted to Fishers, Indiana on October 28, 2016 at 1:13 PM by Blog Admin

Yesterday, just as the sun was rising, community leaders and local entrepreneurs gathered to celebrate the unveiling of a new art installation at The Edge parking garage.

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The series of seven large banners was created by local artist, Rachel Johnson and is titled Pursuing Innovation.

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The art is a celebration of the spirit of entrepreneurship in Fishers and features silhouettes of local entrepreneurs, including:

-          First Internet Bank CEO, David Becker

-          Executive Director of SPORTS, Lynda Carlino

-          Hamilton Southeastern High School teacher, Kelsey Habig

-          Rose-Hulman student & HSEHS grad, Cydney Ogan

-          Launch Fishers co-founder, John Wechsler

-        Emplify CEO, Santiago Jaramillo

The last banner in the series features the silhouettes of two children, representing future entrepreneurs.

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The installation is visible from the bridge over I-69 and serves as a vibrant welcome to Fishers’ Nickel Plate District. 


Apr 22

Party In the Nickel Plate District!

Posted to Fishers, Indiana on April 22, 2016 at 3:29 PM by Blog Admin

The City of Fishers is teaming up with the Nickel Plate Business Council to host the first ever Nickel Plate District Block Party presented by Painting with A Twist! Stop by any time on Saturday, April 30 from 1 to 4 p.m. for free activities, delicious food and fun in the heart of Fishers!

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1. Painting with A Twist

  • Stop by to paint a thank you for veterans.

2. City Hall

  • Enjoy the Art in City Hall reception hosted by the Fishers Arts Council

3. Central Green

  • Groove to live music from Zach Day band while enjoying food and drink. Adventurers should try the climbing wall, too.

4. Archer’s

  • Bring the kids for carnival games and fun for the whole family.

5. Sharp Printing

  • Design your own sketchbook!

6. Gallery 116

  • Stop by to be a part of a communal art project.

7. Carpenter Realtors

  • Enjoy some friendly-competition with a game of cornhole or badminton. There will also be face     Painting and ice cream sundae stations.
Dec 18

National Site Selection Firm Relocates to Fishers

Posted to Fishers, Indiana on December 18, 2015 at 4:06 PM by Blog Admin

Ginovus, a national site selection firm, will be moving to Fishers’ Nickel Plate District in July 2016. The firm has committed to leasing 4,806 square feet of office space at The Switch. Ginvous will occupy space on the first floor of the mixed use development.  

A highly experienced site selection consultant, Ginovus, brings insight and expertise in identifying and implementing innovative growth strategies for clients in North American and the Caribbean. 

Managing Director and Founder, Larry Gigerich, found a fit for Ginvous with Fishers’ vision.

“The forward-thinking vision of the City of Fishers is a great fit for Ginovus. We were very fortunate to have several great communities to choose from for our new corporate home, but in the end, Fishers was the perfect location for our talented team of professionals,” said Larry Gigerich. “We are very excited about the opportunity to serve our clients in North America and the Caribbean from our new home in the Nickel Plate District!”

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By design, the emerging culture in the Nickel Plate District continues to draw top talent and innovative organizations. Ginovus joins CloudOne, Purdue University College of Pharmacy’s Center for Medication Safety Advancement and Purdue Manufacturing Extension Partnership in The Switch development. 

“I am thrilled to welcome Ginovus to our entrepreneurial city,” said Fishers Mayor Scott Fadness. “As a leader in the site selection industry, Ginovus’ commitment to Fishers is very exciting. Not only does it further show that Fishers is attracting top talent, but I look forward to collaborating with them on future projects.”

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has signed a 10-year lease and will relocate 10 jobs to Fishers by July 2016.