April 2017

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April 2017

Features

Who’s Who in Business 2017

Who’s Who in Business 2017

The 2017 Who’s Who in Business listing is the essential guide to the leading products and services offered in the Lehigh Valley. Who’s Who in Business is not a popularity contest: it’s an annual scientific survey that reaches out to thousands of local residents to ask about their experiences and uses that information to determine which businesses and organizations have fostered positive consumer relationships over the years by providing valuable services and a commitment to quality.

Field to Vase

Field to Vase

This past September, David Beahm of David Beahm Experiences played host at his recently purchased flower farm in Quakertown. Beahm has created countless events for celebrity clients, and, in May 2016, designed the flowers for Michelle Obama’s First Ladies Luncheon.

A Bucks County Gentlemen’s Farm

A Bucks County Gentlemen’s Farm

How Two Manhattan Dwellers Turned Their Weekend Retreat into Everyday Reality

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Departments

Feel Truly at Home at the House

Feel Truly at Home at the House

The House and Barn offers a one-stop, multi-venue experience for the adventurous diner craving a night out. The House offers an elegant, slightly more formal experience in a space with a modern farmhouse vibe (think Fixer Upper, but more spare).

Cody’s Crunch

Cody’s Crunch

They call it Cody’s Crunch, with the description: “Japanese ramen meets funnel cake.” Add some seasonal, homemade duck sauce and powdered sugar, and that’s exactly what you get.

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Fashion & Beauty

Alyssa Keyser

Alyssa Keyser

Owner of Revolt Salon in Allentown, Alyssa Keyser is all about creating a welcoming atmosphere and pushing the limits of killer color and style. With organic products and her own mineral-based makeup line, she combines comfort and conscientiousness with an edgy aesthetic.

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Volunteer Spotlight

Rose Ostrowski

Rose Ostrowski

Rose Ostrowski may look like the average 12-year-old seventh grader from Berwick, but she has amazing skill and passion to spare. In 2012, with the support of her family, Rose set the goal of using her singing talents to help raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and Great Strides.

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Insight

Ann Adams and Liz Brensinger

Ann Adams and Liz Brensinger

On a rural back road in bucolic New Tripoli is a small business with a big goal. Green Heron Tools sells gardening tools designed specifically for women. Ann Adams and Liz Brensinger founded the company in 2007 with a mission to keep women healthy, injury-free and gardening for their entire lives.

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Get the Goods

Bucks Country Gardens

Bucks Country Gardens

In the 1980s, Tom Hebel experienced a stroke of luck when he was hired as a landscape designer for Royer Nurseries, the company that he would transform into Bucks Country Gardens about a decade later.

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Ask the Expert

Go Native

Go Native

It’s gardening season, and Sue Tantsits and Louise Schaefer, owners of Edge of the Woods Native Plant Nursery in Orefield, are sharing their picks for great native plants for your garden. These are plants that have evolved and adapted to our local soils and climate, so they can handle whatever nature dishes out.

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One Enchanted Evening in Vienna: Annual Symphony Ball

One Enchanted Evening in Vienna: Annual Symphony Ball

Benefit: Allentown Symphony Association Location: Lehigh Country Club

Lehigh Valley Wine Auction & Gala

Lehigh Valley Wine Auction & Gala

Benefits: The Children’s Home of Easton and Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society Location: blue grillhouse

Men of Style Happy Hour

Men of Style Happy Hour

Benefit: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley Location: Vision Nightclub

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