Commercial Real Estate Trends & Issues Forum
Join the Business Record and commercial development professionals when national and local experts share views on how the industry is forging ahead.

April 2011

View video of 2009 Commmerical Real Estate Trends & Issues Forum


Economic Forecast
Gain insightful perspectives from leading national and regional experts on finance and the economy.

February 1, 2012

View photosfrom 2011 Economic Forecast
View Video of 2009 - Part 1, Part
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from 2009 Economic Forecast
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from 2008 Economic Forecast


Forty Under 40
2009 marked the 10th anniversary of this annual event which recognizes 40 local business and professional leaders who have achieved success before the age of 40.

March 27, 2012

View photos & biosof 2011 Forty under 40
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of 2010 Forty under 40
View video& bios of 2009 Forty under 40
View slideshow & videosof 2008 Forty under 40


Power Breakfast Series
At each of the three events, the Business Record will select a panel to participate in a panel discussion with each other and the audience.

February, June, and September 2011

2011 Power Breakfast: Risk Aversion
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from 2011 Power Breakfast: How they built it a success
View photos from 2010 Power Breakfast - Ignite Des Moines
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from Power Breakfast, Implications of Health Care Reform
View photos from Power Breakfast, The Business of College Sports
View videofrom Power Breakfast, Best Practices of Successful Organizations


Women of Influence
Business Record annually congratulates 10 outstanding honorees for the year. From athletics to government to business and charity, they represent a wide swath of Central Iowa life.

August 2011

Meet the 2011 class
Meet the 2010 class

Meet the 2007 class