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Published On 12/1/2023
Brenda and Chuck Marshall have been chronicling the beauty and culture of Michigan for over ten years. Their stories, filled with local insights and experiences, are published on In addition to his writing, Chuck is passionate about photography and has become a prominent documenter of Michigan's vibrant music and craft beer scenes. Together, they promote Michigan one story at a time.
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Published On 4/3/2023
Insurance is valued and understood differently by everyone and it can be approached in many
different ways. To us, it means protecting yourself, your loved ones, your business, and your lifestyle
from catastrophic loss. Our signature approach is personalized and comprehensive, which requires us to
spend time getting to know our clients and their needs so we can customize their insurance portfolio.
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Published On 10/27/2022
Different businesses have different marketing strategies. Even the best product or service is of no use if it isn't marketed well. Plus, you can't just go into the market and expect it to work. You need to plan your marketing strategy, create a calendar and analyze your performance on various platforms.
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Member Spotlight

Published On 3/3/2020
I provide coaching both 1on1 and in small groups. I also have a suite of professional training’s available in the areas of sales, teams, strategic planning, time management, goal setting, leadership and more. Reach out to me and LET'S GET STARTED!
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Published On 2/6/2020
Every roof is unique. When it’s time to replace or repair yours, you need a roofing company with knowledgeable professionals, quality materials, and people you can trust - You need the experts at GoTo Roofing! We are the “go to” choice for all your roofing, window, and siding needs. Contact us today for a FREE estimate.
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Published On 1/2/2020
Stop Taking Care of Symptoms and Get to The Root of The Problem
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Published On 12/3/2019
Our Ann Arbor showroom is staffed with design experts, not commissioned sales people. You can trust our interior designers to understand your needs and recommend the best possible choice for your lifestyle and budget.
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Published On 11/1/2019
Helping you get your life back so you can be there for the people you love most.
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Published On 10/1/2019
We provide professional video, animation, illustration, graphic design and drone photo and video for our clients!
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Published On 9/1/2019
Ann Arbor’s premier shooting range announces brand re-boot, featuring new management, new memberships and new mantra—“Where people matter most!”
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Published On 8/5/2019
Grand Traverse Pie Company is located on Zeeb Road in Ann Arbor, Michigan. We offer fresh, handmade pies every day and a full breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu of amazing pot pies, quiche, beef pasties, sandwiches, soups, salads, and much more.
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Published On 7/8/2019
Pirates Cove Self Storage I, II, and III provide safe, secure, affordable facilities for storing private property, whether it is for a home or business.
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Published On 6/3/2019
Premium Coffee created by Michigan People for Michigan People
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Published On 5/7/2019
The Ann Arbor Mosse Lodge #1253 is one of the newest members of West Washtenaw Business Association. They are on Jackson Road in Dexter between Dancer Road and Parker Road.
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Published On 4/8/2019
As a representative for Ruoff Home Mortgage, I can assist you with all of of your home mortgage needs. Ruoff Home Mortgage offers a comprehensive selection of loan products to fit your needs. I will help you navigate through the mortgage loan process so that you can easily close on your home loan.
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Published On 3/5/2019
Express Employment Professionals is one of the top staffing companies in the U.S. and Canada. Every day, we help people find jobs and provide workforce solutions to businesses.
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Published On 2/2/2019
The Polo Fields offers a variety of memberships to suite individuals and families!
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Discover the Group!

Most printers are really good at putting ink on paper. But printing has evolved far beyond the traditional press. At Foresight Group, we bring together the best technology and decades of expertise to put images and messages on just about anything you can imagine. And we have the resources to make sure your message gets put in front of exactly the right audience for you, whether by mail, electronic communication or point-of-purchase contact.
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Published On 11/5/2018
Clueless Escape Rooms was established in 2016 with the goal of delivering engaging escapes that would make people smile and bring them closer together.
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Published On 10/1/2018
Inspiring healthy living for others is something I have the privilege of doing. Being able to share how over 90 percent of diseases can be avoided or reversed through Whole Food Nutrition is something I eagerly and passionately do each day.
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Published On 8/1/2018
Come and explore “what you like” at Wines on Main where we are passionate about wine.

Our staff at Wines on Main takes great pride in selecting quality wines that are difficult to find. Ninety five percent of all the wines at Wines on Main are tasted by the staff. “If we don’t like the wine, the wine doesn’t come in”. We develop a one on one relationship with our customers so we know what they personally enjoy.
We help you evaluate wine by sight
Educate you in smells and aromas
Help you evaluate taste

Wine Bar • Tasting Room • Gift Shop
Downtown Chelsea Michigan

Bottles of Wine

Meat & Cheese Tray
We are a fine wine shop located in Historic Downtown Chelsea, Michigan. Wines on Main allows you to enjoy the “art of drinking” by helping you become your own expert.
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Published On 7/1/2018
Integrated Marketing & Web Design/Development in Ann Arbor • Branding • Graphics • Print Media... and more!"Marketing your business shouldn't be stagnant. It's a living and breathing process."
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Published On 7/1/2018
Since 2004 (with lifelong Washtenaw County personnel), Homeland Solar – “own your own power™” - focuses on energy issues and Energy Star building (Dave Friedrichs as owner has been licensed builder since 1990). The shift into solar came with the technology’s rapid advance (toward universal affordability) – and, specifically, the legislature’s 2008 passage of Public Act 285 (PA285) requiring all utilities to produce 10% of their power from renewable sources by 2015. (Note – now 15% by 2021.). We put an emphasis on user-ownership of solar, rather than third-party ownership. Heavy legal and operations background in professional work with community associations can help make solar possible FOR ALL, through user-owned and financed community solar projects, rather than simply the 30% or so of property owners who have favorable south-facing exposure to the sun.
Dave Friedrichs, Mark Dorogi, Jonathan Dreyfuss
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Published On 6/1/2018
Assisting Entrepreneurs to stay Top of Mind with Customers and Clients. Using a economical Referral Marketing System. By letting your customer/clients know how special and appreciated they are. Your Customers don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.
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Published On 5/1/2018
As a loan officer with over 5 years in the lending industry, I am passionate about your story. Whether you are looking to purchase your first home, build your dream home, or refinance your existing home, I have just the talent you need to execute. With an array of products, including new construction, you will get fast pre-approvals and an on-time or early close.
Crsytal Curtis
Mortgage Loan Officer
Office: (734) 441-3188
Cell: (734) 219-8200
NMLS: Michigan 753865
Branch Address: 204 Brookside Lane | Brighton, MI 48116
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Published On 4/1/2018
After dedicating his career to resurrecting a struggling small business, and developing the careers of several hundred sales & leadership professionals Jason Tracey was inspired to start Roar Consulting in January 2018. “What I discovered is the business became my vehicle to speak in front of groups, make lasting impacts on the lives and careers of other people, to mentor aspiring leaders and it was when I was doing these things that I felt most fulfilled. While money is necessary to support my family, and accolades like Franchisee of the Year in 2017 are fantastic it is the calls and messages I receive thanking me for the positive influence I have had on another persons career that I most cherish.” Because he started his career as an entry level sales person working in positions from door to door, advertising sales, community organizing, and retail sales one of his biggest strengths is the ability to relate with the obstacles sales people are presented. The same can be said fo
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Published On 3/1/2018
Larry Fitzpatrick is founder and owner of United Systems. He supports individuals, families and other businesses with health and wellness products and services. Larry is a graduate of Wayne State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Health, Physical Education and Recreation and a Masters in Special Education. His career has spanned 40 years in education and health related areas. "I have been involved in sports all my life, serving as captain on my high school and college football teams, as well as coaching many young men and women in athletic programs. I am more passionate than ever about applying my knowledge and helping others experience optimal health.”
United Systems provides exclusive NSF Certified 100% organic quality nutritional products and education to benefit our environment and our bodies. "I know through my own personal experience how to improve health and well-being. Our goal is to help people look better, feel better, and increase their energy levels by
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Published On 2/1/2018
When I ask people what worries them most, the common responses are, “How will I provide for my loved ones?” and “Will I have enough money for retirement?” The statements often revolve around finances.
Preparing for that next step in life isn't always easy. The road to financial stability can seem complicated, time consuming, and difficult—perhaps even a bit overwhelming. Life is full of so many responsibilities and priorities that it can be hard to find time to start or even to know where to begin.
Hi, I’m Nish Saxena. I represent Insight Financial Group, a solutions-based organization. Whether you are preparing for a milestone life event, such as retirement or the sale of a business, or simply looking for financial protection for the future, I promise to offer you a new level of attention, insight, and guidance.
We offer a straightforward approach to building financial strategies focused around you, your schedule, your circumstances, and your objectives. We take t
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Published On 1/1/2018
Grifka Marketing manages social media, website, and email marketing for small businesses. Our goal is to keep small businesses strong by managing their digital marketing and offering classes and training for businesses who manage their own digital marketing. We meet with businesses to help evaluate their marketing plan and advise them on the best plan moving forward.
Three Uniques of working with Grifka Marketing:
1. Local, personalized service
2. Deep commitment to their success
3. Stays abreast digital marketing trends with classes and webinars
Shasta’s Core Values:
1. Lifelong learner/compulsive student
2. Compassionate sharing of talents/compassion
3. Intuitive – find need and transfrom
4. Active compassion 0r Accountable
5. Hardworker/dedicated/deeply committed |(517-812-0150 |
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Published On 12/1/2017
Hello! I'm Janelle, and here's my story: after repeatedly meeting entrepreneurs with a TON of heart whose websites in no way correspond to their passion, I decided to make it my mission to create website designs for entrepreneurs that are in complete alignment with the spirit and character of their business.
Believe it or not, prior to making websites full-time, I spent ten years living in New York City making a living as a jazz clarinetist and saxophonist. My web design business was born in NYC when I saw that so many musicians there desperately needed a person who could create an artistic website for them, and someone who understood the sensibilities of musicians. Turned out that person was me.
Now happily back in the Midwest, I could not imagine a more fun or satisfying way of spending my days than helping other entrepreneurs and creatives get the most out of the web and propel their businesses forward!
And if you’re a music fan, make sure and check out janell
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Published On 11/1/2017
Kristine Reed is a Sales Executive with ISU-Great Northern Insurance Agency who specializes in Commercial (Business) and Farm Insurance. During her career of over 30 years she has obtained experience working directly for both insurance carriers and agencies. She has a degree In Business Administration and obtained two designations from the Insurance Institute , the CPCU, and AAI. This gives her the background and knowledge needed to assist her clients select the coverage they require at the best available premium.
Michigan Farm and Equine Insurance Services was founded by Kristine in 2007. Working with GNIA , Kristine can bring you the support of a full service independent agency while offering the specialized products needed by the farming and equine industry. This is something she is very passionate about as she was fortunate enough to grow up on a farm in Upper Michigan and accompany her father (a Veterinarian ) on many farm calls.

In her personal time, Kristi
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Published On 10/1/2017
Ann Arbor Arms (A3) is a family owned business that was created out of the enthusiasm and passion for shooting sports, coupled with the love and concern for protection and wellbeing of friends and family.
Although Ann Arbor Arms retail focus is far removed from the industries which my wife, Holli, and I have focused on in our careers, the core of the store and its mission is at the heart of what we have always followed and believed: Have access to high quality products for the everyday person to ensure the safety and security of their family and friends.
Our times living and raising a family in south Florida led to the attention to preparation and protection as we repeatedly prepared for hurricane season and the challenges it brings to that region. Following the tragic events of Sept. 11th, as I was separated from family while on business in the Northeast, it became glaringly obvious that our family had to have a plan for such unseen events, and that God forbid something ha
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Published On 9/1/2017
Tropical Smoothie Cafe Downtown Ann Arbor is located at 607 East Liberty Street; right next to the Michigan Theater. This Tropical Smoothie Cafe has been open for just over 5 years now. My business partner and I purchased this franchise as of 6/12/2017. Since then we have re-imaged and updated the whole store. We put a newly updated Tropical Smoothie Cafe sign on the front of the building along with a brand new Catering Department to handle all possible sized events. During our process of cleaning and making the store a better place to be in; we have hired all new staff and updated their training to the proper standards of operations. Everyone is fun, energetic and very efficient at working in teams together to help serve the customer to their fullest potential.

About Kevin -
To start out, my name is Kevin Postill. I was born in 1989 and raised in St. Clair Michigan. Growing up with parents that were self employed; I had the pleasure of learning and understanding what
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Published On 8/1/2017
Rachel Olson is a Davidson Promotional Products Account Executive who partners with all size businesses to grow their professional brands through promotional products. After spending years in the industry, she knows what truly drives customers. Rachel holds dual degrees in Horticulture and Business Administration from Kansas State University. Being a recent transplant from Kansas, Rachel has immersed herself in the local community. She has a seat on the Board of Directors for the Western Washtenaw Business Association and is an ambassador for both the A2Y chamber and the Brighton Chamber. Rachel resides in Hamburg with her husband and two cats. When she isn’t working, she enjoys hiking and kayaking as well as Caribbean travel.
913-706-0022 Cell
586-960-5752 Office
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Published On 6/1/2017
Local Community Blast started in 2009 and I started with them in 2016. I offer direct mail marketing for both B2B and B2C companies in their local markets.

Local Community Blast provides a high quality, unique format for our direct mail products so they really stand out. That ensures high visibility for our clients' ads. Plus, we do not allow competitor ads in the same mailing. Cost sharing among non-competing advertisers means our services are very affordable for small and medium size businesses.
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Published On 5/1/2017
Married for 30 years to my husband (Scott, an engineer at GM) and mother to 3 terrific adult children, my life has been blessed! I have a Business Marketing degree from Auburn University and have always looked at how to make any organization function at its best. After working in the corporate world before having children and then as a substitute teacher in the Dexter school district for 16 years (a job that offered the same work days as my children) and volunteering for many things from Cub Scouts, to Swim Team to Equestrian Team to Prom while continuing to serve in my local church in the Worship Team and county 4H, my children grew up and are on their own. So, I decided to build my own career and set about for three years looking for the best place to do that. After learning about how Mary Kay is founded on the principles of God first, family second and career third and treating people by the Golden Rule, along with the positive "sisterhood" of fellow Consultants and of c
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Published On 5/22/2024
Chaconas Group - Colliers Ann Arbor is a leading commercial real estate brokerage in Washtenaw County. Our seasoned partners are renowned for their adeptness in facilitating a wide array of commercial real estate transactions. I have a deep understanding of the complexities of commercial real estate and a thorough knowledge of the current market. Committed to fostering our community, supporting local businesses, and empowering entrepreneurs, I am here to provide invaluable insights and guidance in navigating your commercial real estate needs.
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Published On 10/1/2021
Bill Kerschbaum is the Owner and Chief Everything Officer of Good Gnus. His clients are small entrepreneurial companies that are big on making an impact in the world. They’re also frustrated with their own marketing efforts, because…well, because they aren’t marketers. But they aren’t ready for an agency, either, which leaves them in a bit of a bind.
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Published On 7/8/2021
Just minutes from downtown, Office Evolution of Ann Arbor provides home-based businesses and remote professionals with private offices, conference rooms, co-working space and virtual business services. Are you looking for a home office alternative? Additional resources to help you grow and manage your business? A comfortable place to meet your clients with easy access to major highways and unlimited free parking directly out our front door?
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Published On 6/3/2021
Old National Bank has focused on long term, highly valued relationships with our clients and the communities we serve. We strive to provide what is needed to service a clients full financial relationship including, Retail, Commercial, Wealth Management, Investment, Private Banking, and Capital Market Services.
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Published On 4/2/2021
The Yoga Space has been helping people learn yoga for over 20 years. Our yoga helps people find balance in their lives and has proven especially helpful this last year.
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Published On 3/1/2021
The Sun Times Moved Forward with Chuck Colby as Executive Director
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Published On 2/3/2021
Welcome to our Centennial Year Celebration!
Kiwanis Club of Ann Arbor – Chartered on June 13, 1921
“A 100-year Legacy of Serving the Children of the World and at Home.”
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Published On 10/7/2020
SmallGyfts allow you to earn more referrals and get more customers when you reward your customers with a small donation, $1-$5, for doing business with you.
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Published On 8/21/2020
We partner with business leaders to dig down to the root cause of their issues, solving problems and creating opportunity right at the pivot point.
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Published On 4/3/2020
The 87plus team of Professionals are EOS Implementers for small businesses in Michigan
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