Category: Business Spotlights

Business Spotlight – The Flag Center

We recently spoke with Kristin Boyle, Vice President and co-owner of The Flag Center Originally founded as The Flag Center in 1973, Kristin’s father, Tom Pluster, acquired the business 20 years later in 1993.  Through his work as a real estate agent in the region, Tom had discovered that The...

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St. Francis Brewery

We sat down with Gateway to Milwaukee business association member, Tom Dillon, at St. Francis Brewery, for a conversation about the business of beer.  Tom works “behind the scenes” for St. Francis Brewery and often handles many of the restaurant’s off-site food and beverage events. When was St. Francis Brewery...

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The Farmhouse Paint & Sip Welcomes You

Have you seen the farmhouse on South 6th Street? If you’ve happened to find yourself driving on South 6th Street  near W. Layton Avenue over the course of the past year, you’re bound to have noticed what looks like an old farm property – complete with white wooden fence, a...

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Business Spotlight: Tornado Brewing Company

Gateway To Milwaukee’s Executive Director, Jim Tarantino, interviews business owners about working in The Gateway. Tornado Brews Craft Beer in the Gateway Head south of Bay View and the KK Ave. business district and you’ll find Tornado Brewing Company, a craft beer gem. In Cudahy at 3506 E. Layton Ave.,...

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Business Spotlight: Flyer Logistics Solutions

Gateway To Milwaukee’s Executive Director, Jim Tarantino, interviews business owners about working in The Gateway. Flyer Logistics Moves Freight Around the Country The Gateway to Milwaukee is a perfectly situated hub for logistics experts and freight forwarders. Flyer Logistics Solutions, headquartered in the MKE Regional Business Park, is a third-party...

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