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Home: JCC development

In summer 2012 I found myself supplying the kitchen cabinets and countertops for an 8-unit accessible apartment building in the town of Jerseyville, IL. When the job was … More . . .

Home: WordCamp St.Louis session videos.

St. Louis has put on two WordCamps - one each in 2011 and 2012. A third will happen in spring 2014. Though speakers, attendees and volunteers all declared the 2011 event a … More . . .

Home: STL Tennis Hall of Fame

When the St. Louis Tennis Hall of Fame got ready to put on a Festival, we gave it a new home (online) and a new (trade) dress for the party. 2013 was a big year for the Hall. It … More . . .

Home: Sew It Seams

When a fashion-fabrics retailer decided to upgrade her branding, her store got the business. Cindy Schaper of Sew it Seams, LLC,'s original website got hacked in 2008 and … More . . .

Home: Frontenac Racquet Club

In a tough time – and town – for tennis, one spot just keeps getting sweeter. Since 2000, at least three indoor tennis clubs in the St. Louis metro area have closed. … More . . .

Home: buddybaum.com

When a solo manufacturer’s rep needed to open new doors, the right branding brought his expertise to the table. By 2010, Buddy Baum had been in the kitchen business for more … More . . .

Things people say . . .

Photo-Kimberly Schneider

Kimberly Schneider is a coach, consultant, author and speaker with a national radio audience. Her columns on wealth attraction and business success appear in publications across … More . . .

Photo-Jack Goldenberg

A veteran of big ad agencies in Chicago and New York, Jack launched the Happy Meal and then the Cabbage Patch Kids. In this century, Jack has helped cure diseases for … More . . .

photo-Harry Webber

A giant of the advertising business, Harry Webber created some of the most famous campaigns of the late 20th century, including "Stuck on Band-Aid Brand," … More . . .

photo-Cindy Schaper

Dr. Cindy Feelgood, Chief Sewing Therapist and leader of the Fabriholics, Sew It Seams Designer Fashion Fabrics in Kirkwood, MO. As a local retailer, I would never have thought my … More . . .

Photo-Bob Jones

Founder, Chairman/CEO of R. T. Jones Capital Equities Management, Inc., and the visionary developer behind Artesys®, the popular managed-portfolio product for retirement plans … More . . .

Optimized photo-Phil

VP-Communications at McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. after more than 20 years as VP-marketing at Maritz Research. On Phil's watch, Maritz Research did more automotive research … More . . .