The Market Garden

For Khiree Wanzu, a healthful, holistic approach to eating works as both a family tradition and a sensible business model. “My father ran a health-food store, so I grew up learning about herbs and nutrition,” says Wanzu, who opened The Market Garden in June. “I was a...

Gold City Growlers

Growlers, or large, reusable, specialty containers for “beer to go,” have been quenching thirsts all over Atlanta, Athens, and other cities, but the trend had not found a vendor in the mountains until now. Gold City Growlers will hold a grand opening on...

TServe Forklifts

Don’t just think outside the box – move that box to a better spot. TServe Inc provides businesses with new and used forklifts and other handling equipment as well as parts and training. “Forklifts are great logistic investments for a company, whether you’re just...

Southern & Sassy Designs

Ever since they met at church, Michelle Duran and Tosha Pratt have kept each other in stitches – they bonded immediately over fabric-oriented handicrafts. “We both are self-taught, and we would help each other,” said Duran. “We had a dream for...

Papa Joe’s

“We use a different kind of wood process, and a rub concocted from 17 herbs and spices,” said Joe Parks, co-founder, with Christine Parks, of Papa Joe’s BBQ Pit restaurant and catering business in Decatur. For six generations, the Parks family has...