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How Philip Given’s latest pivot helped save his pretzel business

When the pandemic struck, Philip Given, partner at The Pretzel Company, helped his business make a vital shift online.

From campgrounds to cybersecurity, these 4 York County founders leaned on CGA Law Firm to launch their ventures

CGA Law Firm is committed to helping entrepreneurs get their businesses started—and keep them growing—by providing top-notch legal services.

York man’s jump into entrepreneurship connects him with his community

Anthony Moore was an engineer who bounced throughout the country and sometimes the world. He was always on the move until he found York.

Translation business founder gives voice to his York County neighbors

Claudio Digruttola started Bilingual Conexion with the hope of filling a gap for professional interpretation and translation services. He never expected to be a voice for so many in his community.

Urban winery Mark and Val Wines in Penn Market finds niche with familiar faces

Mark and Val Rhodes started making wines as a hobby five years ago. Today, they operate a stand in Penn Market and are considering expanding throughout the region.

York Flea founder sees event as incubator for micro-businesses to bloom

Kristen Dempwolf hosted the first York Flea in 2015 in the rain with 10 vendors. Today, she has a list of 100+ micro businesses who have been part of the event.

6 ways entrepreneurs can save on taxes — and for their future — by end of the year

If 2021 was good for business, there are ways to cut back on your tax bill while also planning for your future.

From home kitchen to franchise path, The SteakOut eyes continued growth

Rob Bryant remembers when the York City Health Inspector sat him down with a folder of evidence on the business he operated without license. Today, he’s doing it right — and growing.

Rocoto Peruvian and Mexican Grill owner finds ingredients for success in Red Lion

Edgard Ayala opened his restaurant a year before the pandemic and built a reputation with customers that led him to sustain and eventually expand his business.

York barber’s troubled past shapes life as entrepreneur

Didi & Smiling John’s co-owner John Shilling embraces the unconventional path that’s led him to where he is today.