Columbia Business Times

2001 Corporate Place, Suite 100
Columbia, MO 65202

*Corporate Place is located off Vandiver Drive between the exits of Providence Road and Rangeline Street. Please note that if you are traveling to our office, we are not located off Corporate Lake!

Phone: 573-499-1830
Fax: 573-499-1831


Erica Pefferman /Publisher
ext: 1014

Brenna McDermott/ Editor

Matt Patston/ Assistant Editor


Deb Valvo/ Director of Sales
ext: 1005


Jordan Watts / Graphic Designer

Employment Opportunities

Interested in freelancing or interning with the Columbia Business Times? Please send a cover letter, resume and work samples to Brenna McDermott at

Recent News

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