Franklin Federal can almost taste it

With cash from a planned IPO, sleepy Franklin Federal Savings Bank might look for acquisitions in its bid to become more like a regular bank. And as part of the IPO process, the company revealed how much it paid its CEO.

Pom-poms and profits

A VCU senior takes a classic cheerleading mantra to heart.

Spending money to make money

With his latest round of funding, Gov. Bob McDonnell is hoping to keep the economic development announcements coming.??

‘It’s going to be a challenge’

Jack Zoeller spoke with BizSense during his first of couple days at his new job as CEO of Bank of Virginia.

BizSense’s last-minute gift guide for men

If you want to keep it local this holiday shopping season, look no further. BizSense has compiled a list of items made by Richmond companies suited for the (business)man in your life. And if you happen to be a man, consider this a guide of awesome stuff for you to splurge on for yourself. Or you could subtly email it to a family member.

3 strikes for local business

Three local companies declared bankruptcy this week, including the owner of a truck stop and motel near Kings Dominion and the owner of an 84-acre undeveloped tract of land, a trailer park and a Mexican restaurant.