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Continue reading Story 15 of 25: EGStoltzfus Story 15 of 25: EGStoltzfus
Story 15 of 25: EGStoltzfus
Business family or family business? Is that a real question? Yes, it is and a very important one at that. EGStoltzfus is a family business. The values and philosophy of the family are deeply engrai...
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Continue reading Story 13 of 25: Wengers of Myerstown Story 13 of 25: Wengers of Myerstown
Story 13 of 25: Wengers of Myerstown
If you were to look up the definition of family business, you would do well to skip the academic descriptions and simply visit Wengers of Myerstown. Incorporated by Carl and Margaret Wenger in 1958, W...
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Continue reading Story 12 of 25: Brubacher Excavating, Inc.
Story 12 of 25: Brubacher Excavating, Inc.
Safety. Initiative. Integrity. Teamwork. These words may sound familiar, serving as core values for many. However, as John shares in this story about Brubacher Excavating, the difference in whether va...
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Continue reading Story 11 of 25: McClarigan CPAs & Advisors Story 11 of 25: McClarigan CPAs & Advisors
Story 11 of 25: McClarigan CPAs & Advisors
“Quiet in the land” – You may have heard this phrase applied to people of the Amish and plain Mennonite faiths. Comprising nearly 10% of the population of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, the impact of...
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Continue reading Story 9 of 25: Arthur Funk & Sons, Inc. Story 9 of 25: Arthur Funk & Sons, Inc.
Story 9 of 25: Arthur Funk & Sons, Inc.
What does it look like for a business organization to be intertwined with a community? What is the value for a community to fully embrace what a business has to offer? What is the benefit for a busine...
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Continue reading Story 7 of 25: Master’s Advisors
Story 7 of 25: Master’s Advisors
Sometimes you want to go...where everybody knows your name...and they're always glad you came. And while you won't find Sam Malone or any of the Cheers cast members at Master's Advisors, you will cert...
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Continue reading Story 5 of 25: Speedwell Construction Story 5 of 25: Speedwell Construction
Story 5 of 25: Speedwell Construction
The renovation of a Lancaster County chicken house. The construction of 200 CVS Stores throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. The growth of a top tier professional general contractor. Not to mention, two...
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Continue reading Story 4 of 25: Stoltzfus Meats Story 4 of 25: Stoltzfus Meats
Story 4 of 25: Stoltzfus Meats
“Our customers are our lifeblood and we are privileged ‘guests,’ invited to their tables…” is perhaps the best expression of the heartbeat of Stoltzfus Meats. From humble beginnings in 1954 on the far...
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Continue reading Story 2 of 25: Four Seasons Produce
Story 2 of 25: Four Seasons Produce
Did you enjoy some berries with your breakfast this morning? Or, do you have a fresh salad awaiting your enjoyment at lunchtime? You may have Four Seasons Produce to thank! Four Seasons was founded...
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