Category Archives: Success Stories

Wilmington-Based Digital Health Company Wins First Place Award At Doctors 2.0 & You Conference

Source: CanSurround (TM) WILMINGTON, DEL. (June 11, 2015) – CanSurround, a Wilmington-based startup that has created a technology enabled solution that reduces distress and creates emotional well being for people living with cancer, won first place June 5, 2015 in the prestigious start-up competition at the Doctors 2.0 & You conference on the campus of…

What do Olympic Competition and Business Ownership have in common?

In what arena does success require perseverance, training, hard work and discipline? Olympic competition? Sure, but any successful entrepreneur will tell you that the same mindset applies to business. Frank Masley, co-owner of Masley Enterprises of Wilmington, DE is one of the few Americans who can speak to that from personal experience.  The three time…

For Greenleaf Services, Inc. taking care of government grounds is an honor

For those who serve in the military, there is no greater honor than to be buried alongside fellow soldiers in Arlington National Cemetery. For Brad Winemiller and Greenleaf Services Inc., there is no greater honor than tending to those sacred grounds. The journey for this Wilmington, Delaware, company to get to this point has been…

Delaware SBDC Southern Delaware Director Bill Pfaff honored as State Star by America’s SBDC Network

Delaware SBDC Southern Delaware Director Bill Pfaff honored as State Star by America’s Small Business Development Center Network last month at its National Conference in Dallas. “I am pleased to make this announcement, and to recognize Bill for his extraordinary contributions to the work of the Delaware SBDC and small business in Delaware,” said SBDC…

SBDC client Gable Music Ventures helps Wilmington’s live music scene thrive

Is Wilmington considered a vibrant music locale?  Yes indeed, courtesy of local businesses like SBDC client Gable Music Ventures and the other partners involved in bringing programming like the Ladybug Music Festival (held last Thursday on 9 stages with 40 music acts) and Wilmo Rock Circus to Wilmington. Gable Music Ventures was founded by Gayle…