Northwest Business Magazine
Gail Kelce started Kelce & Co. when she was looking for a career change. She and her husband, Dennis, impressed their kids into the business, including daughter Lisa Campion, now the company vice president.
Business Milestone: Kelce & Co. Celebrates 40 Years

Risk has always been present for this Rockford-based expert in carpet cleaning, but it’s the family’s adaptability to changing conditions and a focus on quality that have kept this business moving with the times.

A new Express Lane at Bryden Motors, in Beloit, offers oil changes with an added value of a complimentary car wash. The service comes along with an inspection of brakes, tires and fluids. (Samantha Behling photo)
Growth Stories: Bryden Motors Expands its Service Department

This Beloit dealership has a nearly 75-year history of selling new and used vehicles, and it’s not afraid to make bold moves in order to keep up with the times. Get the inside story on its latest moves.

The DiBenedetto & Associates team: Jeffrey C. DiBenedetto, Charles J. DiBenedetto, Tracy Gresty and Alex J. DiBenedetto (Blake Nunes photo)
DiBenedetto & Associates: Seeing Clients as More Than an Account

Generations of stability underlay the DiBenedetto family’s confidence of a successful future. Meet these family members and get a glimpse of how they operate their investment advisory firm.

Sheri Weix (right) has operated The Bramble Patch with her mother, Carol Allen (left), in New Glarus since 2002. This unique business specializes in the largest collection of Polish pottery in Wisconsin. (Samantha Behling photos)
Success Stories: The Bramble Patch

This New Glarus retailer boasts the largest collection of Polish pottery in Wisconsin, but that’s not all that makes it unique. Meet the mother-daughter team behind this unique business and find out how a sweet condiment got it all started.

Leila MacQueen, owner of Circle of Wellness, in Rockford, has grown her business over the past several years by focusing on the well-being of her patients and her employees, who bring in a wide variety of skills and specialties.
Success Stories: Circle of Wellness

What started as a massage therapy business has become a full-fledged wellness clinic with a growing set of capabilities. Meet the owner behind this blossoming business and find out how it continues to grow with its team.