October 2016 cover image of Jacob (Jake) Loeffler, Brickliners Custom Masonry and Chimney Services, and Garage Outfitters


Extra Point

by Publisher Jack Tenney

... Barry Goldwater claimed in an address to my senior class in 1961 that he always carried an extra $10 bill to reward any sales clerk who attempted to upsell him...

Grate Expectations

Chimney sweep 2.0.

Designated Driver

Find the right people and give them the keys.

Space Men

Three generations guide this company.

Marketing 101, by Christine Miller, Miller Consulting LLC

Commercial Spaces Roundup 2016

Our annual survey of commercial property for sale or lease.

Faces & Places
New Business
Mergers & Acquisitions

Honors & Awards

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