Business Update

Business Profile: New company lets you have fun at your own party

Too often hosts don’t have enough fun at their own parties because they are too…

Business Profile: Z-Best’s owner beans with pride over success of his coffee roasting operation

Zakir Twaddle expected to be in trouble when he brought his date home at 8…

Business Profile: Magician conjures up new idea for wine and dessert bar

Adam Guy has an office in a back room of The Upper Crust restaurant and…

Business Profile: eNet Payroll Services: The newest manifestation of serial entrepreneurship

Looking for the walking definition of serial entrepreneurship? Search no further than Clay Bethune’s office…

Business Profile: Pop goes the vendor

From wild beginnings, Gold Nugget keeps cooking up fun on Columbia streets David Hestir has…

Business Profile: Keeping it real

Joe’s Wine & Spirits is the kind of place where you can feel comfortable buying…

Business Profile: Video producer capitalizes on creativity

A typical week at work for Steve Twitchell is anything but typical. The tasks at…

Business Profile: Biotech lab paves the way for a thriving industry

DNA testing isn’t just for prime time crime shows and celebrity gossip. The scientific practice…

Business Profile: Dealer grows nationally, nurtures local roots

Many mid-Missouri natives have grown up hearing the Sydenstricker name. Eddie Sydenstricker, whose father, Ralph,…

Business Profile: Office equipment company links volunteering, marketing

Lynda Baumgartner likes to help local not-for-profits and charitable causes on a regular basis. In…

Business Profile: Development group supports community involvement

Since its formation by husband-and-wife team Rob and Christi Wolverton in 2004, R. Anthony Development…

Business Profile: Assiduous Albertson expands commercial finance business

If Landon J. Albertson could package his secret to business success and sell it, the…