Partner Celebrations

 

Copper Crust Co. celebrates grand opening

16 0719 Copper Crust Co. MARQUETTE – Copper Crust Co. recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their grand opening. Copper Crust Co. is a mobile wood fired oven. The business specializes in catering and private parties. Visit Copper Crust Co. on facebook for menu options and serving locations.

Pictured from left to right: Dennis West, Marquette County Ambassador, Lois Ellis, Marquette County Ambassador, Scott Dorsch, Staff, Matt Lucas, Owner, Katie Lucas, Owner, Chase Fair, Staff, Travis Hongisto, Marquette County Ambassador and Amy Kuivanen, Business Development Representative.


Superior Mobile Koney celebrates grand opening

16 0712 Superior Mobile KoneyMARQUETTE – Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate the grand opening. Superior Mobile Koney is a locally owned food truck that offers a variety of koney dogs, three egg breakfast burritos, kabobs, sandwiches and fried foods.

Hours of operation vary by location. For more information, call Superior Mobile Koney at 906.251.0628  or visit them on Facebook.

Pictured from left to right: Amy Kuivanen, LSCP Business Development Representative, Michael Grant, Owner, Dave Aro, Marquette County Ambassadors, Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications.


Jill Leonard State Farm Insurance celebrates grand opening

16 0712 State Farm 2MARQUETTE – Jill Leonard State Farm Insurance recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their grand opening. They are located off US 41, at 3226 US 41, Unit B, Marquette. Hours are 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., Saturday.

For more information, contact Jill Leonard State Farm 906.273.2700 or https://jleonardsf.com.

Pictured from left to right: Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications, John Marshall, Marquette County Ambassadors, Anna Solinski, State Farm Account Executive and Director of Human Resources, Kelly Hillman, State Farm Customer Relations Representative, Nicole Jones, State Farm Account Representative, Jill Leonard, State Farm Agency Owner, Zachary Leonard, Rick Greer, State Farm Account Representative, Candice Blackstone-Larson, State Farm Office Manager, Dave Aro, Marquette County Ambassadors and Caralee Swanberg, LSCP Vice President of Economic Development.


Bennett Media Group celebrates relocation
16 0706 Bennett MediaMARQUETTE – Bennett Media Group recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their relocation. Bennett Media Group is a marketing agency located at 313 W. Washington St. The marketing agency does everything from research and strategy to creative and analysis.

For more information, call Bennett Media Group at 906.396.4558.

Pictured from left to right: Dave Aro, Marquette County Ambassador, Caralee Swanberg, LSCP VP of Economic Development, Andrea Pink, Client Coordinator/Designer, John Bennett, President, Jodi Ouellette, Account Manager, Lois Ellis, Marquette County Ambassador and Betsy Morais, Dir. Marketing and Communications


Marquette Board of Light and Power Energy Center Ground Breaking

MARQUETTE – Marquette Board of Light and Power recently broke ground on the Marquette Energy Center. This $66 million project is expected to be completed by summer 2017 and will have three large engines that will produce more than 52 megawatts of power within minutes.


 

Jandron Retail Center Ground Breaking

16 0610Jandrons Ground breakingMARQUETTE – The Lake Superior Community Partnership assisted with a groundbreaking on Friday, June 10 for the new Jandron Retail Center in Marquette Township on County Road HQ, across the street from Target. LR Swadley, of Swadley Development, was announced as the Project Developer. The 7,710 sq. ft. building is designed for highly visible, upscale retail shopping. The center’s 3,000 sq. ft. space will be anchored by the new Jandron’s  Fine Jewelry store. Also 4,500 more sq. ft. of leased spaces, arranged in 1,500 sq. ft., will be available for other retailers with plenty of parking.

The new space opens a new chapter for Jandron’s fine Jewelry, a long standing Marquette Family business since 1989. The project is expected to take eight months. For more information please contact the Owners at tntpropertiesmqt@gmail.com.

Pictured from left to right: Sam Elder, Marquette County Ambassador, Caralee Swanberg, Lake Superior Community Partnership, Randy Larson, Marquette County Ambassador, Jason Schneider, Marquette Chamber of Commerce, Christian Palomaki, Marquette Chamber of Commerce Outreach Committee, Ron Bennetts, Northern Michigan Bank & Trust, Lynn Swadley, Swadley Development, Brian Kulbieda, Jandron’s Fine Jewelry, Tammy Jandron Kulbieda, Jandron’s Fine Jewelry, Kathie Jandron, Jandron’s Fine Jewelry, Tia Arntsen, Jandron’s Fine Jewelry, Jon Arntsen, Jandron’s Fine Jewelry, Neil Jandron, Jandron’s Fine Jewelry, Reid Anderson, U.P. Engineers & Architects, Jeff Elledge, Swick Home Services, Randy Girard, Marquette Township, John Wright, Cross General Contracting


Taiga games celebrates new location opening

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MARQUETTE – Taiga Games recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate the opening of a new location. Taiga Games is a locally owned business that specializes in board games, card games, comic books, role playing games, miniature games and more. The new, second, location is at 145 W. Washington St.

The business is open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sunday, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. For more information, call Taiga Games at 906.273.1407 or visit them at taigagames.net.

Pictured from left to right: Mary VanTilburg, LSCP Business Development Representative, Travis Hongisto, Marquette County Ambassadors, Bob Towers, Taiga Games Co-owner, Erica Darner, Taiga Games Comics Champion, Sam Towers, Taiga Games Co-owner, John LaPine, Taiga Games Sales Association, Nicole Young, Marquette County Ambassadors and Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications.


Anytime Fitness of Harvey celebrates re-grand opening
16 0621 Anytime Fitness HarveyMARQUETTE –Anytime Fitness of Harvey recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their re-grand opening, at 1001 E M-28, Harvey, MI. The business is open Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

For more information, call Anytime Fitness of Harvey at 906.249.9800 or visit them on Facebook.

Pictured from left to right: Mary VanTilburg, LSCP Business Development Representative, Travis Hongisto, Marquette County Ambassadors, Sam Towers, Taiga Games Co-owner, Erica Darner, Taiga Games Comics Champion, Bob Towers, Taiga Games Co-owner, John LaPine, Taiga Games Sales Association, Nicole Young, Marquette County Ambassadors and Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications.


Queen City Running Company celebrates grand opening

16 0602 Queen City Running CoMARQUETTE – Queen City Running Company recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their grand opening, at 119 W. Baraga Ave, Marquette, MI. The business is open 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday and 12 – 3 p.m., Sunday.

For more information, call Queen City Running Company at (906) 273-1781 or visit their website, www.queencityrunningco.com.

Pictured from left to right: Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications, Chris VanAbel, Marquette County Ambassador, Katherine Nagelkirk, Kevin Thompson, Owner, Randy Larson, Marquette County Ambassador, Mary VanTilburg, LSCP Business Development Representative.


Smarty’s Saloon celebrates grand opening

16 0525 Smarty's SaloonMARQUETTE – Smarty’s Saloon recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their grand opening, at 212 Iron St., Negaunee, MI. The saloon is open 9 a.m. – 2 a.m., Monday through Friday and 12 p.m. – 2 a.m., Saturday and Sunday. Smarty’s Saloon can be contacted at 906.362.5658.

Pictured from left to right:  Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications, Tom Edmark, Marquette County Ambassador, Tia Rodda, GINCC Board of Directors, Damion Carlson, Ryan Joki, Brent Soeltner, Stephie Joki, Scott Soeltner, Owner, Darla Soeltner, Brooke Soeltner, Kiara Soeltner, Ashley Geist, GINCC Assistant Director, Amy Clickner, LSCP CEO and Marquette County Ambassador.


Washtown USA celebrates change in ownership

16 0428 Washtown USAMARQUETTE – Washtown USA recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their change in ownership. The laundromat is located at 415 Iron St., in Negaunee, MI. Hours are 6:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m., Monday through Sunday. Call Washtown USA at 906.250.1111 for more information.

Pictured from left to right: Amy Clickner, LSCP CEO and Marquette County Ambassadors, Jeff Thorton, City Manager of Negaunee, Eric Lori, Jim Lori, Owner, Connie Lori, Owner, Jay Lori, Ashley Geist, Interim Director of Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce and Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications.


ETNA Supply celebrates new branch opening

M16 0404 ETNA SupplyARQUETTE – ETNA Supply recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their new branch opening. ETNA Supply is a plumbing products distributer, who specializes in commercial and residential plumbing products. The new location is at 1922 Enterprise Street, Marquette, MI 49855.

Visit their website at www.etnasupply.com or contact them at 906.273.2331.

Pictured from left to right: Mary VanTilburg, LSCP Business Development Representative, Lois Ellis, Marquette County Ambassador, Matt Zaun, Inventory Analyst, David Place, Long Haul Driver, Perry Wooden, Branch CEO, Kyle Wooden, Warehouse Local Driver, Ralph Roberts, Customer Service, John Marshal, Marquette County Ambassador and Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications.


Aspen Dental celebrates grand opening

DSC_1436MARQUETTE – Aspen Dental recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate the grand opening of their new location. The Marquette office is one of 27 Aspen Dental practices in Michigan. Aspen Dental is located at 2850 US 41 W., Marquette, MI and can be reached at 906.629.1465.

Pictured from left to right: Sam Elder, Marquette City Ambassador, Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications, Jeff Christianson, Regional Manager, Dr. Nathan Lee, Dentist, Lisa Staffaroni, Dental Assistant, Kristie Patron, Office Manager, Sonya Gilbertsen, Dental Assistant, Randy Juneau, Lab Tech, Michelle Trawick, Assistant Office Manager, Mike Schaaf, Director of Aspen Dental, Michigan, Mary VanTilburg, LSCP Business Development Representative, and Randy Girard, Marquette Township.


PEAK Gymnastics celebrates relocation
16 0317 PEAK Gymnastics and FitnessMARQUETTE – PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate their relocation to 625 Co Rd HW, Marquette, MI 49855. The new location offers a wide array of fitness and gymnastics classes.

Visit their website at www.peakgymfit.com for more information.

Pictured from left to right: Betsy Morais, LSCP Director of Marketing and Communications, Sam Elder, Marquette County Ambassador, Mary VanTilburg, LSCP Business Development Representative, Greg Sharp, Booster Club President, Ellie Nelson, Cogen Nelson, Coach, Vanessa McCay, Gym Owner, Carrie Harvala, Gym Manager, Kerri Sharp, Booster Club President, Lois Ellis, Marquette County Ambassador, John Marshall, Marquette County Ambassador.


Family Dollar celebrates their grand opening

DSC_1122 16 0211 Family DollarMARQUETTE – Family Dollar – Gwinn, recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate the grand opening of their new location. The store is open 9 a.m. – 10 p.m., Monday through Saturday and 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. on Sunday. Family Dollar – Gwinn is located at 188 E. M-35, Gwinn, MI 49841.

Pictured from left to right: Joe Minelli, Forsyth Township, Jeanette Maki, Gwinn-Sawyer Area Chamber of Commerce, Rick Dwight, Cashier, Mikhail Carlson, Cashier, Brianna Daniels, Cashier, Teresa Hemminger, Store Manager, Makenna Miller, Cashier, Tiffani Childs, Assistant Store Manager, Dennis Smith, Marquette County Ambassador and LSCP Chairperson, Betsy Morais, LSCP Director or Marketing and Communications.


Blueberry Ridge Warming Hut celebrates grand opening

DSC_0962MARQUETTE – Superiorland Ski Club recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) to celebrate the grand opening of Blueberry Ridge’s warming hut. To build the hut, a partnership was created between the Superiorland Ski Club, Sands Township and the State of Michigan DNR. For more information on the Blueberry Ridge Warming Hut contact Debby Muskovitch at debby@northjacksonco.com or call 906.362.4463.

Pictured cutting the ribbon are Debby Muskovitch and Pam Fjeldheim, co-chairs of the Blueberry Ridge Warming Hut Committee and board members of the Superiorland Ski Club.

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