The ‘Sweet Spot’: GCA riding wave of mergers, acquisitions

Selling a home is fairly straightforward. Selling a business is anything but. Confidentiality marks the latter, says Curtis Kuttnauer, co-owner of Golden Circle Advisors (GCA), a Traverse City business brokerage that has helped several owners across Michigan sell their small- to-mid-sized businesses since GCA was founded...

A Quest for More: Lab services provider posts steady growth

One of the key components of an annual physical exam is a run-of-the-mill blood test. Once the blood is drawn, things aren't so cut and dried: There’s a complex system operated by a huge corporation that ensures quality results overnight or even sooner. Quest Diagnostics, the world’s...

When Disaster Strikes, Call These Guys

From their headquarters on Seeley Road just north of the village of Kalkaska, C.C. Power Electrical Contracting dispatched 100 men, bucket trucks and other equipment to Florida in early September. They were there to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful...