CEO http://peoriapublicradio.org en Riverfront Museum CEO shares goals to boost revenue http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/riverfront-museum-ceo-shares-goals-boost-revenue <div>The Peoria Riverfront Museum needs to do a better job of writing grants and booking rental space to boost revenue. &nbsp;That’s the message from new museum President Sam Gappmayer. &nbsp;Museum attendance also came in under original projections. &nbsp;Gappmayer says museum consultants can over estimate attendance numbers:</div><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 07:09:33 +0000 Alex Rusciano 18193 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Riverfront Museum CEO shares goals to boost revenue Quinn speaks out against Metra leadership http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-speaks-out-against-metra-leadership <p></p><p>Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is speaking out against leadership at the troubled Metra rail agency and its parent organization. &nbsp;IPR’s Tony Arnold explains:</p><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 19:54:10 +0000 Tony Arnold 9942 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn speaks out against Metra leadership Ex Metra CEO addresses controversy http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/ex-metra-ceo-addresses-controversy <p></p><div>Metra's ex CEO answered questions Wednesday about political patronage and his controversial severance package. &nbsp;IPR's Yolanda Perdomo reports:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 22:05:25 +0000 Alex Rusciano 9030 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Ex Metra CEO addresses controversy Quinn staying out of Metra, Madigan controversy http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-staying-out-metra-madigan-controversy <p></p><div>Governor Pat Quinn appears to be staying out of a controversy over House Speaker Mike Madigan's role in employment decisions at Metra, the suburban Chicago commuter rail agency.</div><div>Madigan last week acknowledged suggesting a pay raise for a campaign donor who had a $57,000-a-year job at Metra.</div><p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 20:32:31 +0000 Brian Mackey 8905 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn staying out of Metra, Madigan controversy