Scot Keefe: art from found objects

Scot Keefe: art from found objects

Scot Keefe was only four years old when his creative streak first emerged. He built a toy boat from found objects and appropriated a windshield wiper motor from a car to make it a motor boat. His conservative family wasn’t overly impressed. “I was always considered eccentric and weird because I did that kind of… Read More »

Todd Haire: Brewing up a good head of foam

Todd Haire:  Brewing up a good head of foam

Todd Haire has worked in the beer industry for twenty years, including stints at Magic Hat and Switchback, where he was the head brewer. While at Switchback, two of his coworkers suggested opening their own brewery, and Haire jumped at the chance. “I didn’t hesitate for a moment,” he said. Two other partners were brought… Read More »

The multi-faceted Bullrock Corporation finds business opportunities

The multi-faceted Bullrock Corporation finds business opportunities

Gregg Beldock launched the Bullrock Corporation in the early 1980s, shortly after graduating from the University of Vermont. The company started in New York City, where Beldock devoted his energies to the conversion of thousands of rental properties to condominiums and cooperatives. From there, the Bullrock Corporation turned to historic rehabilitation of previously blighted neighborhoods… Read More »

Ethan Allen Design Center open in Shelburne

Ethan Allen Design Center open in Shelburne

Heather Paradis, Ethan Allen’s design manager for the Boston North District, is happy to clear up any confusion. Those store liquidation signs at the Ethan Allen Design Center on Shelburne Road last summer and early fall did not mean the company was leaving that location. The signs only signified the retirement of Michael Lash, who… Read More »

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