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Local businesses invest $93M in 2018

BY Staff Reports - ctreport@indy.rr.com

The Grant County Economic Growth Council honored local businesses and organizations for investing in Grant County at its 20th annual Investor Appreciation Luncheon Thursday.

Businesses in Grant County invested about $93 million in their Grant County operations in 2018, according to the Growth Council.

Businesses are recognized at the awards when their investment in Grant County totals $25,000 or more, including equipment purchases, remodeling, expansion or relocation or other projects.

The 2019 awardees are:



McClure Oil 

O’Reilly Auto Parts

Matthews Buick GMC

Polished Nail Salon

Tree of Life

Upland Print and Stitch

Walnut Creek Market

Dollar General Marion

Dollar General Upland

Ruler Foods

Casey’s General Store Gas City

Indiana Liquor Group

Design Studios 407

Mama Pearson’s Soaporium

Kids Kraze

Rachel Taste of Indiana

Boutique 125

Bob Adam’s Discount Furniture & Mattress

BECK’s Pool

The Academy


Ridley Towers

Mason Village Apartments

Halstead Office

Downtown Building

BDP Real Estate

1305 Kem Road

Columbian Block

Business Services


Hoosier Jiffy

Glickfield Law

Riverside Community Credit Union

STAR Bank North Branch

Bad Apple Graphic

Gardner Family Allstate

Insurance Management Group

Bowman Construction

JG Bowers

WMTV Channel 27


Indiana Wesleyan University

Taylor University

Ivy Tech Greenhouse


Hampton Inn

Food Services


Texas Roadhouse


Train Station Café

Bad Dad Brewery and Pizza

Downing Vineyard & Winery

Jefferson Street Barbeque

Georgie’s Red Roof Café


Health and Wellness

Armes Hunt Funeral Home

Sender Wellness

Marion General Hospital

Armes Hunt Funeral Home

Bruner Dental

Owen-Weilert Duncan Funeral Home

Emerald Beauty Bar

Ride, LLC



Central Indiana Ethanol

American Woodmark

Bahr Brothers


Earthwise Plastics

Precision Tool and Die

Matthews Feed & Grain

Foliaj Farms

Sunsout Inc.

Dollar General

General Motors

National Machine & Conveyor

Hartson Kennedy

Modern Machine

Atlas Foundry


Nearspace Launch

Jennerjahn LLC

TJR Equipment

J Trans

First Option Trucking