For many years now, Warren Buffet has advised people seeking success to “do what you love.” Mike Hurst, the President of Region Banking for First Merchants Bank, takes Buffet’s advice one step further. He says his satisfaction in his job and life comes from doing what he loves in the place he loves.
It was a proud moment for Bill Fite when he went to his grandmother to seek her approval to resurrect his grandfather’s plumbing business name of Fite Plumbing. She was excited about the revival, telling him to “absolutely bring Fite Plumbing back out!”
One thing economic fluctuation does is drive businesses to reassess their business model and the diversity of the products and services they provide. It was seeing possibilities that prompted Tony and Kellie Joseph to begin 21 Electric in 2019.
Working with the Commission for a Drug-Free Indiana, Bowlen was coordinating Coach Knight’s commercials through his son, Tim. Bowlen had known Tim when they were kids playing baseball.
Everyone is proud to own property. It’s a big investment, a complicated transaction, and a valuable asset. Owning property is not just land or homes for individuals or families, but sites for business operations, too. In addition, local, state, and federal governments own property for roads, offices, utilities, parks, environmental conservation reasons, and much more.
Doug and Paula Molin love Martinsville and Morgan County. They have lived in Martinsville for more than 30 years. Their eight children have grown up, gone to school, and built happy, successful lives from this Martinsville foundation.
Definitions of unconventional in dictionaries vary slightly, but commonly include, “not usual or ordinary.” From across the room, Larry Ralph appears to be rather conventional. But when you get closer and begin a conversation, you will quickly discover that unconventional suits him. He takes a different and often unique approach to obtain the best results for everyone.
When asked about the last two or three years, many people will talk about the pandemic. But when you talk with Sidney Stallsworth, she will tell you about all the exciting changes that have happened in her business and life.
Trish Weber was named Chief Operating Officer of Franciscan Health Mooresville and Franciscan Health Carmel in May 2021 after the retirement of Peter Murphy. The youngest of seven children, Weber grew up outside Boise, Idaho. Her eldest sister was a nurse, which inspired Weber to pursue nursing as a career.
In 2022 Mark Mauck will reach 23 years of being a successful small business owner. That is no small feat. The Small Business Administration maintains that about two-thirds of new businesses survive only two years. Of those still operating at that point, about half will not survive more than five years.