Sweetwater Promotes Mike Clem to CEO

Sweetwater, the world’s leading music technology and instrument retailer, today announced the promotion of Mike Clem to Chief Executive Officer and President, effective September 29, 2023. He will replace John Hopkins, who is retiring after more than 30 years at Sweetwater. Since joining the company in 2003, Mike has held several key leadership roles in… Read more »

Surack Enterprises Celebrates Topping Out of the Pearl

The Pearl, a mixed-used development being constructed at 248 W Main Street in downtown Fort Wayne, reached a significant milestone today with a festive steel topping out ceremony held at the construction site. The event marked the completion of the structural framework and symbolized the progress made on this exciting project. Weigand Construction and Surack… Read more »

IMS-partner Sweet Helicopters helps transport race fans to Brickyard Weekend

As the official helicopter service partner of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sweet Helicopters once again helped racegoers save valuable time traveling to Brickyard Weekend through its convenient charter services. The city of Indianapolis took its place as the center of the racing world August 11-13 when both NASCAR and IndyCar teamed up for a doubleheader… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation Launches Ambitious Recruitment Campaign

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation, under the passionate ownership of Chuck Surack, is rapidly pushing forward in developing exciting new rotorcraft models and features, all while witnessing an unprecedented level of product demand. As a result, Enstrom will begin actively recruiting to grow its already impressive workforce, which currently boasts more than 125 employees. Enstrom has immediate… Read more »

Lakeland Internet Announces Commencement of Fiber Internet

Today marks an exciting development for the residents of Hamilton, Indiana, as Lakeland Internet, a pioneering internet service provider, announces the commencement of its Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) project in the area. This groundbreaking venture will transform the way individuals and businesses in Hamilton connect with the world, boosting connectivity and delivering ultra-fast, reliable internet service directly… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation to showcase rotorcraft at Rotors ‘n Ribs

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is excited to participate in this year’s Rotors ‘n Ribs celebration in Goshen, Indiana on Friday, July 7. The event is considered one of the country’s premier helicopter fly-ins. Helicopter pilots from all over the nation will fly into Goshen Municipal Airport (KGSH) for the free festival. Enstrom is proud to serve… Read more »

Sweet Aviation announces addition of two brand-new aircraft to fleet

Sweet Aviation proudly welcomes two new Cirrus G2+ Vision Jets™ to its growing fleet of aircraft. The two new planes are now officially onboarded and FAA-certified for charter services. These aircraft will offer Sweet Aviation more charter capacity and backup options, resulting in a more convenient booking experience for clients. “We see these planes as… Read more »

Sweet Helicopters sets new transport record, safely chartering more than 350 passengers to and from the Indianapolis 500

As the official helicopter service provider for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway since 2017, Sweet Helicopters takes its responsibility seriously to transport passengers to and from the racetrack. Safety and efficiency are always top priority. “Each year, we work to further streamline our procedures, making for an even more convenient flight experience for our passengers,” said… Read more »

Enstrom announces the sale of two helicopters to the Zambian Air Force

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is pleased to announce the sale of two turbine powered 480B helicopters to the Zambian Air Force (ZAF). The contract, which was signed on February 23 by the Ministry of Defense, includes both the helicopters and training for ZAF pilots and personnel. The helicopters will be based in Lusaka, and used for… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation President retires after storied career

Enstrom President Matt Francour is set to say goodbye this month to the company he dedicated nearly four decades of his life to. Matt announced his retirement from Enstrom earlier this year after having helped Enstrom successfully navigate through an often uncertain and tumultuous era. Matt said what he’ll miss the most from his time… Read more »