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Home Towne Real Estate

Home Towne Real Estate

  Home Towne Heroes   Disraeli once said the secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes, of course, such preparation also requires the ability to actually see an opportunity when it presents itself. More than ten years ago, the founders of a highly successful real estate enterprise took a leap of […]

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Overly Door Company

Overly Door Company

  Overly Above and Beyond   James Womack, the author and business consultant who founded the Lean Enterprise Institute, once said, “Commitment unlocks the doors of imagination, allows vision and gives us the ‘right stuff’ to turn our dreams into reality.” And indeed, the capabilities of one company in Western Pennsylvania have been so complemented […]

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Fredon

Fredon

  Principled Precision   James Dyson once said manufacturing involves much more than just putting parts together – “It’s coming up with ideas, testing principles and perfecting the engineering, as well as the assembly.” In Ohio, operational perfection and principled professionalism add to the engineering expertise of an enterprise whose solutions in precision machining support […]

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Town of Paradise

Town of Paradise

Paradise Found William Penn once wrote, “He that does good for good’s sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is sure of both in the end.” With respect to the good bit of work going on in one Canadian community, town leaders are seeking to ensure that residents and businesses alike not only experience […]

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Textile Rental Services Association

Textile Rental Services Association

  Teaming with Textiles   In an esteemed series of essays, Historian Thomas Carlyle wrote that without clothes there would be neither politeness, nor polity, nor police; he said all “society is founded upon cloth.” Textiles may, indeed, represent the one industrial product with which we come in direct contact every single day, but as […]

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Portland Hospital Service Corporation

Portland Hospital Service Corporation

Lean, Green and Clean A distinction has been said to separate those identified as experts from those recognized as leaders. As Kissinger once noted, the responsibility of experts is to operate the familiar, but the role of the leader is to transcend it. The processing of laundry is a familiar function in healthcare. Hospitals may […]

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Medico Professional Linen Service

Medico Professional Linen Service

A Legacy in Linen Services   Writer Walter Benjamin once referred to wisdom as the “counsel woven into the fabric of real life.” For one enterprise in California, the application of operational wisdom has combined with a legacy in customer service, product quality and environmental responsibility, compelling its distinction as a leader in cleaning the […]

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Port Management Association of the Caribbean

Port Management Association of the Caribbean

  In Support of Caribbean Ports   “To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor,” once said Oliver Wendell Holmes. Such sentiments on the significance of progress not only apply to sailors striving to reach a port, but also […]

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Bridgetown Cruise Terminal

Bridgetown Cruise Terminal

  Terminally Determined   It’s said that one never gets a second chance to make a first impression. Therefore, the friendly professionals affiliated with one operation in Barbados make the most of each chance interaction with visitors in an effort to ensure they not only have an outstanding first impression, but also a fabulous final […]

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Saint Christopher Air and Sea Ports Authority

Saint Christopher Air and Sea Ports Authority

  Excellence in Air and Sea Ops   One of the most esteemed 20th Century icons in academia, Dr. William C. DeVane, once observed there are a few things that haven’t changed since the dawn of history, none more significant than the capacity for greatness in man. The capacity for greatness, he said, is a […]

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