Spiral Brewery

  “Wouldn’t that be cool?” These four words are what sparked the beginning of Spiral Brewery – a craft microbrewery in Hastings, MN. The brainchild of husband and wife, Nick and Amy Fox, and Nick’s sister, Jen Fox, Spiral Brewery was built on the foundation of two of the family’s passions: craft beer and their…

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Tri-State Truck Wash

    15-year-old Jason Johnson saw working at Tri-State Truck Wash as nothing more than a part-time job. His mother, Janice Hoefker, had just began working as a general manager for the business as the current owners were working to expand into North Dakota. Janice operated the business for over 15 years until purchasing it…

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Success Story: MPQ, Inc. (Qdoba Franchise)

  Mark Miller has been interested in the fast food and restaurant business for as long as he can remember. From a manager of the local Burger King in his hometown of New Ulm, MN to being franchisees of Papa Murphy’s in Willmar, MN with his wife, Leigh, Mark continued to share his passion with…

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