Category Archives: Success Stories

The First State’s First Meadery

One of our clients, Liquid Alchemy Beverages, was recently part of a cover story by The News Journal. Liquid Alchemy Beverages (LAB) will be opening up Delaware’s first meadery this spring. Here’s the full article: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/money/small-business/2016/01/08/honey-isnt-my-beer-two-meaderies-set-open/78410548/  Check out their website: http://www.liquidalchemybeverages.com/  Cover story photo credit: DANIEL SATO/THE NEWS JOURNAL

Back to Basics Learning Dynamics is a Superstar

Congratulations to our good friend and client, Beverly Stewart and the whole team, at Back to Basics Learning Dynamics! Back to Basics Learning Dynamics, Inc. of Wilmington, was recently awarded a Superstar in Business Award of Excellence by the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce. The award honors businesses and nonprofit organizations for their outstanding achievements…

Pet Bow-Tique: Groomed for Success

When Marcia Iacono turned 18 she got her first apartment and her first pet, a Yorkie named Daisy.  Daisy, of course, needed grooming.  After a series of unsatisfactory experiences with different dog groomers, Iacono decided to look into taking a class to do it herself. Her initial curiosity evolved into enrollment in the Pet Smart…

#1 Craft Brewery in US is….

The answer is no surprise to those of us lucky enough to have watched this crazy little business grow. Lauren Gordon, managing editor at The Daily Meal, spearheaded the project of asking readers to select the Nation’s best craft brewery. “It’s like asking folks to choose their favorite star in the sky or their favorite…

Congrats to Po’ Boys Creole and Fresh Catch on Winning Top Chef Showdown

Long-time SBDC client Chef Mike Clampitt, owner of Po’ Boys Creole and Fresh Catch, took home first place in the Top Chef of the Culinary Coast competition on June 11. In addition to winning the first prize, he also won the Food We Couldn’t Live Without category. Awards were not chosen by a panel, but by the…