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The Minifig Shop goes from online store to brick and mortar retail

The Minifig Shop goes from online store to brick and mortar retail

Building a Small Business Brick by Brick Mike Atwood is skilled at building things. When he was a kid, he’d work up to 70 hours a week in his dad’s engine repair shop. As an adult, his building skills shine through a different medium — a successful full-time career as...
Trimarc Metals purchases industrial warehouse in North St. Louis County

Trimarc Metals purchases industrial warehouse in North St. Louis County

A Kootman Family Legacy Marc Kootman has spent his career in the scrap-metal business, and it’s a family affair. His grandfather worked in scrap metal, as did his father. Kootman began by working as a scrap-metal broker for an Atlanta firm, but soon joined his...
Schilli Plastering grows into the future with industrial real estate purchase in Bridgeton, MO

Schilli Plastering grows into the future with industrial real estate purchase in Bridgeton, MO

The Evolution of an Industry Dave Schilli, the second-generation owner of Schilli Plastering, is seeing his father’s business thrive in the new millennium. Founded in 1950 by Elmer Schilli, the company started as a plaster contractor on homes, commercial buildings,...
Closet Factory Franchisee Purchases Commercial Real Estate in Fenton

Closet Factory Franchisee Purchases Commercial Real Estate in Fenton

From Executive to Franchise Owner St. Louisan Carl Alsbach always wanted to own a business. With an MBA and sixteen years’ experience at Dow Chemical, he hoped to put his expertise into a proven franchise one day. As such, he had developed an admiration for the...