Laura Henry – Personal Trainer at Anytime Fitness in Adel


This month we spoke with Laura Henry, the new Personal Trainer at Anytime Fitness in Adel.

Grace and Tim Pettit – Chauffeurs of Distinction


This month we were honored to speak with Grace and Tim Pettit, owners of Chauffeurs of Distinction, a Veteran Owned Executive Car Service Company offering high-class transportation throughout the Midwest.

Derek and Megan Garrett – Heartland Handcrafted


This month we spoke with husband and wife duo Derek and Megan Garrett of Heartland Handcrafted in Adel. 

Stuart Oxer – Blue Oak CPA


This month we spoke with Stuart Oxer, new owner of JM Short, CPA, now known as Blue Oak CPA in Adel.

Salvage This – John Hintz, Jen Boyden, and Jodi Alsted Mann


This month we welcome Salvage This, a repurposed home goods store in Adel! We spoke with business partners John Hintz, Jen Boyden, and Jodi Alsted Mann about the new store, and the new friendships, it has forged.

Peg DeLoriea – Brick St. Bakery


Freshly baked-goods are available in Adel! This month, we spoke with Cafe & Bakery Business Manager Peg DeLoriea of Optimae LifeServices about the new Brick Street Bakery, located on the west side of the courthouse square at 109 North 9th Street.

Celebrate Earth Day 2017 in Adel!


Earth Day, April 22nd, commemorates the birth of the modern environment movement. Each year, the day is marked by personal and political actions, both small and large.

Laurie Bever – Decor Adel


This month we spoke with owner Laurie Bever of the new gift shop and home store, Decor Adel located south of the downtown square along Hwy 169.

Kirk Reisetter – KRpentry


This month we spoke with Owner Kirk Reisetter of KRPentry Custom Woodworking in Adel, Iowa about his love of custom carpentry.

Phil Bazan – Adel’s United Brick and Tile Company


This month we toured the United Brick and Tile company, a division of Sioux City Brick. Plant Manager Phil Bazan shared with us the history and artistry of brick making in Adel.

Christina Moffatt – Iowa Small Business Development Center

iowa small business development centers

This month, we spoke with Christina Moffatt, business owner and Regional Director of the Mid Iowa Small Business Development Center (SBDC) about free tools and counseling available to small business owners.