2017 saw many new Members of the Society of Innovators of Northwest Indiana. Those who were inducted continue to make a positive impact in the community. Here are just a couple:
PCL Alverno provides lab services for two free-standing emergency departments, thousands of physician offices and other clients in the Midwest. They were featured on the Fox Business Network, which aired Sunday, February 12. The program highlighted companies that develop solutions to challenges that may arise in the future. PCL Alverno was mentioned in a segment focusing on the healthcare industry.
Gary Jet Center, another NWISOI Member, is adding a $2.5 million corporate aviation terminal to the Gary/Chicago International Airport. The terminal in the old hanger which will replace the terminal located in the oldest hangar.
South Shore Clean Cities has partnered with NIPSCO to help bring affordable electric cars to NIPSCO employees and customers across the region. Together they were able to cut the price of a new Nissan Leaf, a zero emissions vehicle, in half for those NIPSCO customers looking to purchase a new car while still going green.
To learn more about the new 2017 Members of the NWISOI, visit www.nwisoi.org.