John Stage
John Stage

John Stage

Owner of Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Syracuse talks about building a chain of seven restaurants By Payne Horning ‘Under-capitalization is probably the No. 1 problem for any business to be able…

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Malbert Dela Pena

Entrepreneur opens Upward Graphics in Fulton two years after immigrating to the U.S. from the Philippines By Payne Horning Malbert Dela Pena has been operating Upward Graphics, a screen-printing and…

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Michele King

Physical and occupational therapist talks about running her physical therapy, balance center in Oswego By Lou Sorendo Q.: What motivated you to pursue a career in occupational therapy? A.: I…

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Dennis Munski

Longtime owner of Munski Automotive in Oswego started his business 28 years ago. He reflects on his success, longevity By Lou Sorendo Q.: At what point did you decide to…

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Megan Pecora
Megan Pecora

Megan Pecora

Owner of Port City Copy Center in Oswego endures hardship to achieve success By Lou Sorendo Q.: At what point in your life did you decide you wanted to run…

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Bruce Phelps
Bruce Phelps

Bruce Phelps

At 94, co-founder of Fulton Tool Co. reminisces about his many years in the machining industry By Lou Sorendo Q.: You are a native of southern Ontario, Canada. What brought…

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Tom Dunsmoor
Tom Dunsmoor said his 30-year-old company, Dunsmoor Construction, had its best year ever in 2018. He is shown with his wife, Michelle. The company employs eight full-time employees and a number of subcontractors.

Tom Dunsmoor

Armed with a strong work ethic, owner of Dunsmoor Construction sees highest ever sales growth in 2018 By Lou Sorendo How did you initially acquire the skills necessary to become…

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