Category Archives: Weston Business

Children’s Business Fair is Looking for Next-Generation Entrepreneurs

Do you know a kid aged 6-13 years old who has a business idea and is ready and/or willing to show it off? This year marks the first Weston-Wayland Children’s Business Fair, which “inspires children to discover their inner entrepreneurs.” A couple of days ago, the Owl got a chance to chat with Janika LeMaitre, board member of the Weston

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Weston Welcomes New Business Intuitive Wellness

Last week, the Owl got a chance to meet new business owners Laura Martel and Hailey Roque at their beautiful facility in the “Walgreens Plaza” of Weston. Outfitted with all kinds of exercise, recovery and stretching “stations”, it was hard not to feel excited to get moving! Open since September 2020, Intuitive Wellness is all about meeting their clients’ current

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The Joy is Back in Weston – Dairy Joy Opens for its 60th Year

Some people know spring is truly here when the daffodils and crocuses appear, the leaf blowers rev up, and the garden stores re-open. Others eagerly await the hanging of the Dairy Joy sign, which signals a return to swirls of Vanilla, Chocolate, Marble Twist and Coffee, Raspberry, Javaberry. And so spring sprang yesterday at 1 pm when Dairy Joy opened

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Weston Voices: Janet Kraus, Co-Founder and CEO of Peach

Yesterday, the Weston Owl sat down for a zoom chat with Weston resident Janet Kraus, co-founder and CEO of Peach, a fashion brand focused on helping women thrive. Kraus’ dry sense of humor and infectious energy had the conversation moving from the joys of entrepreneurship to parental mentors to regional shopping preferences, and the challenges of Covid in a relationship

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Weston Voices: Esther Tetreault, Co-Founder of Trillium Brewing Company

Serendipity struck the Weston Owl yesterday, International Women’s Day, when we were able to zoom in and have a metaphoric beer and actual conversation with Weston resident, Esther Tetreault, co-founder of Trillium Brewing Company. Sometimes known (at least on Instagram) as Mrs. Trillium, Esther and her husband JC founded Trillium in 2013. It is a 300-employee organization during peak seasonal

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