For most people, our pets are not just animals – they are family members. That’s why quality animal care is so important for our furry (and feathery!) friends. The community of Clayton, NC is home to a brand new quality veterinary office, thanks to Dr. Rob Feola and his business Aardvark Animal Hospital. Aardvark Animal Hospital is a 24-hour emergency care center - complete with large, comfortable kennels - and features a wide variety of services including animal care and grooming.
Since opening in downtown Apex in 2001, the Academy for the Performing Arts has grown and flourished as an academy of dance in Apex, NC. Over the years, their dance studio has expanded to offer a range of classes for children from the ages of 4 to 18. Even through their expansion, the dance school has stayed committed to the original goals of providing the highest level of education to students while also providing quality customer service through constant communication and a friendly, helpful staff – defining features that set them apart from other dance schools.
Aegis Performance Center is a coating company located in Burlington, NC. They sell and install hydrophobic coatings for different surfaces, protecting items from damage, acids, tar, and a host of other occurrences that could cause deformation in objects. The coating can be used on cars, boats, motorcycles, inside homes, on granite countertops, and in many other situations.
Located in Cleveland, Ohio, AKA Team is a contracting firm specializing in building waterproofing. Their number one objective is to protect buildings from water penetration. This includes services such as thermal moisture protections, paver systems, green roofs – anything you can think of that keeps water out of the buildings. Some of the major projects that AKA Team is focused on are in the healthcare space. Some names in their project portfolio include Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland State University, and Cuyahoga Community College, to name a few.
Morgan Family Aquatics in Richmond, VA opened in June of 2012 with the mission to join with the community to prevent accidental deaths from drowning by providing priceless training and information to children and families. The Morgan family had taught swim lessons for over 15 years, always using backyard pools or hotel pools. While they had been successful teaching outdoors in the short summer season, Tim Morgan and his family saw a need for a facility, unique to the area, which provided year-round service and focused on swimming.
AW Metals is a premier provider of high-quality stainless steel and aluminum, located just outside of Akron, Ohio in the town of Barberton. Since 1999, they have been offering custom solutions that can be used in many different applications for personal, small business, or commercial use. They are able to cut, shear, or saw metal pieces to their customers’ exact specifications, whether it’s one inch or many feet. AW Metals provides reliable delivery service within a 100-mile radius of Barberton – including Cleveland – although they have clients located all across the United States. They are well-known for their fast turnaround times and exceptional customer service.
Craig Nunn fell in love with craft beer after tasting the Kalamazoo Double Cream Stout at the famous Bell’s Brewery while attending college in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Sven Giersmann grew up surrounded by craft beer in Münster, Germany, a place where every town had a local brewery. So it is no surprise that they both became strong craft beer enthusiasts in their adult years.
Bon Meade Chiropractic Center, owned by Wayne Lawrence, is a well-known, family-run Chiropractic clinic located in Moon, Pennsylvania. Bon Meade treats patients of all backgrounds with needs ranging from routine maintenance care to musculoskeletal injuries. The staff and cutting-edge technology are what sets Bon Meade apart, with a focus on top-notch medical treatment, patient education, and customized care plans for each individual patient based on their unique needs.
Brackey Floyds is a family-style restaurant, owned and operated by Matt Hill, in Arlington, VA. If you’re from the South, you’ve probably heard of “meat ‘n’ three,” a traditional Southern-style plate loaded with meat and three vegetables, rotated by the season. Brackey Floyds puts their own unique spin on this meal, preparing all of their meats over a wood-burning stove. They offer a variety of meats, including brisket, ribs, sirloin steaks, and scallops, with an emphasis on serving local products. The restaurant is truly a family affair, named after Matt’s grandfather, and run by Matt and his wife.
While most people are aware of 24-hour emergency veterinary clinics, many are still not aware that board-certified veterinary specialty services are available, just like they are in human medicine. As pets become valued family members, board-certified specialty services offer owners the highest level of care through referrals from family veterinarians for complex and acute case management.