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May: Closer Look

Twain: Missouri Taproom Every beer, wine, and liquor at Twain: Missouri Taproom is a Missouri product — with the exception of one bourbon from Kentucky, but even that was modeled after a recipe that Mark Twain wrote about in his essays, says manager Josh Bowles. Bowles says the idea for the taproom started brewing in […]

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May: Movers and Shakers

Valerie Zumwalt Founder of Show Me Leaders Valerie Zumwalt has earned the Maxwell Method of DISC Behavioral Analysis Consultant accreditation. Using the applied principles of leadership expert John C. Maxwell, this assessment and training program helps individuals grow in awareness and understanding of topics like communication styles and growth potential. Zumwalt is a speaker, trainer, […]

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Jo Fey, Dean of Workforce Development and Technical Education, Moberly Area Community College

What’s your background? I grew up in Manhattan, Kansas, graduated from Baker University, and taught secondary English before teaching for Barton County Community College at Fort Riley, in Kansas. Discovering a passion for community college, I completed my master’s degree at Fort Hays State University and then entered the doctoral program for community college leadership […]

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Mac Lemone, Operations Manager, Little Dixie Construction

What’s your professional background? After graduating from MU with a dual major in finance and real estate, I went to work for Anheuser-Busch in St. Louis. At Anheuser-Busch, I worked for the special event team and traveled across the country promoting their products at major events. In 2006, I decided that it was time to […]

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April: Closer Look

Dunkin’ & Baskin-Robbins The north side of town welcomed the coffee-meets-ice-cream duo Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins in February. It’s the first Dunkin’ “next-generation store” in Missouri, which is designed with a more modern concept and uses innovative technology like a tap system for coffees and teas. This location also includes a drive-thru. The grand opening and […]

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