Leaders find way to win
As Greater Cincinnati prepares for its future culturally, socially and in economic terms, the community looks within for vision, inspiration and, perhaps most important, leadership.
Fredric's CEO has heart - and smarts
Realtor promotes downtown vision
Hotelier believes in being decisive

See Super Bowl, check stocks
New England Patriots fans have a dilemma: If their team wins the Super Bowl today, they might live out their retirement years eating dog food in the cold.

Look Who's Talking: James F. Orr
The chairman of this year's Fine Arts Fund campaign, James F. Orr is no stranger to corporate support of the arts.

Queen City Rewind
The week in business news in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

Business people
Promotions & new on the job.
McDonald's gains at Burger King's expense
CHICAGO - Is McDonald's going for Burger King's jugular?
GM removes independence that made Saturn different
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Saturn, once billed as "a different kind of company" making "a different kind of car," is losing its distinct identity and becoming just another division at General Motors Corp.
Jack Daniel's aims for cowboys
LYNCHBURG, Tenn. - The makers of Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey raise their glasses to cowboys - and hope the icon of the West will return the tribute by buying fancy duds bearing the company's logo.
Bush to revive jobless accounts
WASHINGTON - President Bush will resurrect his plan for personal re-employment accounts in the 2005 budget to be released Monday, according to a former administration official who was an architect of the proposal.
Business Agenda

Tristate business notebook

Special Report: P&G's Russian Frontier
In a three-day series, The Enquirer's Cliff Peale reports from Russia on Procter & Gamble's manufucturing and marketing drive there and the implications for Greater Cincinnati.
Booming market bears potential and challenge
It's not like Kroger: 'Stores' make selling a challenge
New economy holds instability and risk
Overseas sales have big impact back home
Making cleaning products, two worlds meet
Q&A: Former dancer takes giant leap
Europe teaches lessons about style
Vanity products are a gamble for Procter

Erpenbeck archive
A. William Erpenbeck spent years building a company that appears to be crumbling. One of the Tristate's biggest home builders, the Erpenbeck Co., is under federal investigation for a suspected bank fraud that is affecting lenders, subcontractors and home ownars. Click here for links to all Enquirer reports.