Startups

Startup wants pets to be happy campers

A former communications salesman left the family businesses to launch a Lakeside enterprise that caters to customers of the furry variety.

The lowdown on 2013’s startups: Part 2

BizSense catches up with some more of the many entrepreneurs we covered in 2013 to find out where they are now and what they’re planning for 2014.

The lowdown on 2013?s startups: Part 1

BizSense catches up with some of the many entrepreneurs we covered in 2013 to find out where they are now and what they’re planning for 2014.

Entrepreneur beefs up his family business

After leaving the world of corporate law to return to his family’s farms in southern Virginia, M. James Faison realized he didn’t exactly have a green thumb. That’s when his entrepreneurial spirit kicked in.