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6 tips to take your video marketing to the next level
If you're not using video today, your business will be invisible tomorrow.
Stay safe from cybersecurity threats
Cyber-attacks are a growing concern for small businesses. Learn about the threats and how to protect yourself.
How to Write a Stellar Business Plan
A business plan is one of the most important documents for setting goals.
Finding the Right Fight Fit- ROI Search Group Featured in Fishers Magazine
ROI Search Group provides a one-stop-shop for recruitment, career transition & training.
Indiana Originals Becomes Indiana Owned
The Next Chapter of Indiana Originals is Here!
Starting a Small Business Can Be Great for You and for Your Community
Thinking about starting your own small business? Let's walk through the steps together!
3 Tips to Score Customer Reviews
Reviews are essentially your 'word of mouth" online. Here's some tips for how to score more!
Chef makes summer salads, homemade ice cream, charcuterie board using SoChatti chocolate
Indiana Originals member SoChatti Chocolate, Featured on Indy Style!
Perfect wine, snack pairings to celebrate National Red Wine Day
Indiana Originals member Vino Mobile Bar, Featured on Indy Style!
Meet ‘Indiana Original’ teen race car driver Zachary Tinkle
Indiana Originals member Zachary Tinkle Racing, Featured on Indy Style!
Brickyard Weekend Fans Encouraged To 'Plan Ahead' with IMS.com
IMS fans are encouraged to “Plan Ahead” through IMS.com/PlanAhead, an interactive web page that serves as a home base.
3 Tips to Ramp Up Your Social Media Engagement
Follow these three snappy tips to get more eyes on your page.
Nexus Impact Center seeking artists to create social impact themed artwork
Indiana Originals member Nexus Impact Center Featured on Indy Style!
SBA Announces Extension of $100 Million Grant ‘Community Navigator Pilot’ Program Proposals to July 23, 2021
SBA announced the extended application date for its new Community Navigator Pilot Program.
5 things you didn’t know about responding to reviews
The top trick to increase engagement!
Submissions are Open for Indiana Art Contest: Equality for All
Submissions for this art contest close July 26!
Indy Burger Week: Porter Books and Bread prepares ‘Done with the Day’ & ‘Purgatorio’ burgers
Indiana Originals Porter Books & Bread Featured on Indy Style!
Art meets sports with Indiana Original company Storm Striker Art
Indiana Originals member Storm Striker Art featured on Indy Style!
Big Growth Fuels Local Marketing Agency's Small Business Focus
Digital marketing solutions are expanding for small businesses, thanks to exciting new growth by Distinct.
Meet Our Member: Brian Schutt of Homesense Heating & Cooling
Find out why Brian's dedication to serving homeowners is refreshingly different.
Say YES to No More Work Permits!
New youth-employment requirements effective July 1, 2021.
Indiana Small Business Restart Grant- Application Now Open
Eligible Indiana small businesses can apply for reimbursement of qualified expenses.
Surplus Personal Property for Veteran-Owned Small Business programs
Eligible small businesses owned & controlled by veterans can now obtain federal surplus property.
Three Ways to Show Off Your Indiana Originals Membership on Yelp
Let Yelp customers know you are an Indiana Original!
Meet Our Member: Sherry Borshoff of Borshoff Consulting, LLC
Learn Sherry's top tips for small business owners.
SmokEy Lights creates unique, functional lamps to fit any room
Indiana Originals member SmokEy Lights Featured on Indy Style!
Meet Our Member: Tim Benton of Virtual Office by Design
Learn how Virtual Office by Design simplifies business administration support to create smoother operations.
6 Free Ways to Share Your COVID-19 Updates on Yelp
Register for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund By May 3
Learn how to prepare for registration.
The SBA Launched a New Round of EIDL Assistance
The SBA modified the Targeted EIDL Advance application process.
Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Application Now Open
The application has reopened!
Our Mother's Day Gift Guide is LIVE on Indy Style
Find the perfect (local) gift for Mom!
Meet Our Member: Jessica Larson of Indy Soft Water
Learn about the strong values of Indy Soft Water, and why they love being local!
Federal Coronavirus Resources
Read up on the most recent federal COVID-19 resources.
Meet Our Member: Grace Simmons of Mabel Grace Crafts
Learn how artistic expression inspires Mabel Grace Crafts owner Grace Simmons!
5 Tips From Yelp Indy to Claim Your Business Page
Learn 5 helpful tips to claim your page on Yelp!
SBA to Increase Lending Limit for COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans
Starting April 6, the U.S. SBA is raising the loan limit for the COVID-19 EIDL program.
Meet Our Member: Kendall Antron of The Made In Indy Podcast
Learn the optimistic mission behind Made In Indy creator/host Kendall Antron!
The Employee Retention Credit Offers Additional Relief for Restaurant Owners
Recent legislation allows restaurants to use the Employee Retention Tax Credit.
Meet Our Member: Leslie Bailey of Indy Maven
Learn the story behind what drives Indy Maven & co-founder Leslie Bailey!
SBA Launches Portal to Begin Accepting SVOG Applications on April 8
The SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative- Register by March 24!
Are you ready to take your business to the next level? The SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative will show you how!
Indiana Original: Intelligent Living Solutions showcases CREATIVE technology
Indiana Originals member Intelligent Living Solutions Featured on Indy Style!
Indiana Originals member centers business around love for crafts, jewelry
Indiana Originals member Mabel Grace Crafts Featured on Indy Style!
SBA Implements PPP Changes for America’s Mom-and-Pop Businesses
In case you missed it! Small Business Administration implements Paycheck Protection Program changes.
Indiana Originals Business Designs Custom Wreaths for Any Occasion
Indiana Originals member Four Thirteen Design, LLC Featured on Indy Style!
Indiana SBDC, IU Kelley School of Business partner to provide direct technical support, assist small businesses in expanding online capabilities & sales
The Indiana SBDC and Indiana University Kelley School of Business are partnering to support small businesses.
Indiana Originals: Beautiful jewelry designs for your Valentine
Indiana Originals member Windsor Jewelry Featured on Indy Style!
Indiana Originals is looking for a part-time operations assistant...
Paycheck Protection Program Updates
PPP Opens for First Draw PPP Loan Applications
Shop Art, Shop Local with The Hoosier Artisan Online Holiday Market
Shop art! Shop local! Indiana Originals' Mel McMahon, introduces us to The Hoosier Artisan Online Holiday Market!
Shop Small Saturday Specials from our Indiana Originals
Our Indiana Originals have special deals ready for you on Shop Small Saturday!
Indiana Originals Features David Glenn, Owner of CoasterStone on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon interview David Glenn, owner of CoasterStone, and co-founder of Indiana.Gifts!
Indiana Originals Features Chairman of the 26th Anniversary WIBC Radiothon for The Salvation Army on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Don Steel, chairman of the 26th Anniversary WIBC Radiothon.
Community First Bank Hosts Veteran’s Day Thank You Lunch
Indiana Originals introduces us to Indiana.Gifts
Indiana Originals is excited to announce its newest division, Indiana.Gifts!
Indiana Originals Features Uplift Intimate Apparel on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Carla Mackie with Uplift Intimate Apparel.
Indiana Originals Features TV/Media Horror Host, Sammy Terry on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon interview Sammy Terry, the world's longest running TV/Media horror host!
Indiana Extends Small Business Restart Grant Program, Expands Eligibility Criteria
Indiana Extends Small Business Restart Grant Program, Expands Eligibility Criteria
Indiana Originals Announces New Podcast Supported by Member McFarling Foods
"Local Matters" coming soon to the All Indiana Podcast Network!
Indiana Originals Features Civic Theatre on WISH-TV8's Indy Style
Mel invites you to join Ghost Light Cabaret at Civic Theatre!
Indiana Originals Features Author Clint Smith on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Clint Smith, author of "The Skeleton Melodies."
Indiana Originals Features Hoagies and Hops on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Kristina Mazza with Hoagies and Hops.
Indiana Originals Features Scout & Zoe's on 93.1 WIBC
Indiana Originals Features Once Upon A Party on WISH-TV8's Indy Style
Balloon, face painting, glitter tattoos, and more!
Indiana Originals Features YOU on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon-Stone talk about the revitalization efforts of downtown Indianapolis.
Veteran Eviction Avoidance Project
The Indiana Veteran Eviction Avoidance Project covers Marion County and its surrounding counties.
Podcasts: The Hottest Marketing Trend of 2020
One trend that's booming for businesses right now is podcasts, and it's not going away any time soon.
Biltwell Event Center Hosting Its First, Socially Distant Summer Fair
Following CDC guidelines, the Biltwell Event Center is hosting its first Summer Fair on Sunday, August 30!
Indiana Originals Features Resurrection Furniture and Upholstery on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Thom Dowers of Resurrection Furniture and Upholstery
Indy Takes Top Honors in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards
IND has been named Travel+Leisure’s Top Domestic Airport as part of the magazine’s 2020 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey.
Indiana Conference For Women Rescheduled For 2021
Due to the growing concerns surrounding COVID-19, the Indiana Conference For Women has been rescheduled for November 2021.
104th Running Community Hub Encourages Fans To Embrace ‘500’ Spirit this August
IMS has created the ultimate virtual destination for race fans to stay connected to the 104th running of the Indy 500.
Indiana Originals Features Indy Squad Podcast on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Holly Kile, Co-Host of Indy Squad Podcast
Update From The Indianapolis Motor Speedway: No Fans During The Indy 500 This Year
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway announces this year's Indy 500 will take place without fans.
Help Support Local Downtown Businesses with Indiana Originals
Mel joined WISH-TV's Indy Style downtown at the Indianapolis City Market to share ways you can support local businesses.
Indiana Originals Features Holder Mattress on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Lauren Taylor of Holder Mattress
Indiana Originals Features Indy with Kids on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Katy Mann, creator of Indy with Kids!
Indy 500 Releases Updated Estimate of Fan Attendance for This Year's Race
25 percent attendance is anticipated for this year's race. Masks will also be mandatory for spectators.
Indiana Originals Features Hoosier Artisan Boutique on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Megan Martin with Hoosier Artisan Boutique.
JAM Printing & Promotions Announces Two Printing Grants for Veteran-Owned Businesses in Indiana
JAM Printing & Promotions in Plainfield, IN announces the release of two printing grants worth $500 each.
Indiana Originals Features Annual Sip and Shop Event on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon chat with Jenn Kampmeier about the 5th Annual Sip N Shop
Introducing Indiana Gifts!
Indiana Originals is excited to share a new division of our company: Indiana Gifts!
Cynthia Germanotta, Mother of Lady Gaga, President & Co-Founder of Born This Way Foundation Joins 10th Annual Indiana Conference for Women as Keynote Speaker
Germanotta's keynote speech will focus on how young people are creating a kinder and braver world.
Indiana Originals Features 12 Stars Media Co-Founder and Director Rocky Walls on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon speak with Rocky Walls, co-founder and director of 12 Stars Media.
INDIANA ORIGINALS FEATURES GEORGE "BIG GEORGE" STERGIOPOULOS, OWNER OF GREEK ISLANDS RESTAURANT AND GIORGIO'S PIZZA ON 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon chat with George Stergiopoulos, owner of Greek Islands Restaurant and Giorgio's Pizza in Indy.
As The World Reopens, Eventbrite Offers Resources And Suggestions On How To Safely Host Your Next Event
Eventbrite is offering advice to those who my be thinking about when, where, and how they can host their next event - safely!
Indiana Works to Expand Access to Small Business Recovery Resources
This new partnership aims to provide direct outreach and support to minority employers.
There's a first time for everything... and we just did our first live segment on WISH-TV8 through an iPhone!
Today’s featured members included Biltwell Event Center, Santorini Greek Kitchen, Hoaglin Fine Catering, and MPB Catering!
2020 Indiana State Fair Canceled
This year’s traditional Indiana State Fair will not take place. The difficult decision was driven by the impact of COVID-19.
Indiana Originals Features Shauna Williams, owner of Once Upon A Party on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon speak with Shauna Williams, owner of Once Upon A Party in Indianapolis.
Indiana Originals Features The Twisted Sicilian Co-Owner Robert Carmack on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon speak with Robert Carmack, co-owner of The Twisted Sicilian in Franklin.
Stabilization Fund for Small Businesses - Hamilton County
Indiana Originals Features Cathy Boone-Black, Owner of Indiana Integrative Hypnosis on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon chat with Cathy Boone-Black, owner of Indiana Integrative Hypnosis in Carmel!
ORIGINAL FARMERS' MARKET WILL RELOCATE TO MONUMENT CIRCLE AS EAST MARKET STREET PREPARES FOR RECONSTRUCTION
Original Farmers' Market Relocates to Monument Circle
Indiana Originals Features CEG & Supply LLC and owner Brian Clark on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon Interview Brian Clark of CEG & Supply LLC Where Everything is Made in the USA
Indiana Originals Features Larry Marietta, Owner of Marietta CPA's on 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon speak with Larry Marietta, owner of Marietta CPA's.
INDIANA ORIGINALS FEATURES RYAN SCHLEMAN, CO-OWNER OF FREEDOM FOODS ON 93.1 WIBC
Terri Stacy and Mel McMahon speak with