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Brewing Culture and Serving Community : The Journey of Indian Springs Brewing Company and Briar & Thistle’s Strategic Partnership
Indian Springs Brewing Company and Briar & Thistle are located in downtown Neosho on the historic Neosho square. These two women owned businesses have formed a strategic partnership to serve great beer, fantastic food, and create a unique “third place” that creates a sense community. Listen to this podcast to hear how both of…
Bart Paden is a Jasper County native and co-founder of Midwestern Interactive, a rapidly growing software development firm located in Joplin, Missouri. Bart discusses how he developed an entrepreneurial mindset that’s allowed him to try, fail, and try again- eventually building one of the most robust digital services firms in the four-state region.…
Majestic Milling Company is living their mission in farmers helping farmers. This podcast episode features Mark Hudson, a Barry County native. Mark helped create one of the first premium poultry and livestock feed companies in the region along with a small group of Barry County entrepreneurs. Listen to this podcast to learn how Mark and…