The cover of this week’s Indianapolis Business Journal features a familiar face–Nathan Elliott, Chief Marketing Officer of Comfort Option, a division of locally owned Foamcraft. Comfort Option is the proprietary mattress brand of Foamcraft, Inc. Founded in the Fountain Square neighborhood of Indianapolis in 1952 and later headquartered in Irvington, Foamcraft has been a family business from…

Jud Scott, owner of Vine & Branch, has been in the tree-care business for 40 years now. He began in high school, when he simply collected tree limbs that had fallen after one of the classic Indiana ice storms. He says, “the next summer people would say, ‘can you get that limb out of the…

Can’t make it to your local Farmer’s Market? No problem! This summer, farmersmarket.com will be offering delivery of their fresh produce to locals around the Indianapolis area! Simply add home delivery to your order, for a flat rate of $8.95, and your fruits, vegetables, flowers, and more will be at your door on Thursday! You can…

Elegance Outdoor, based in Greenfield, Indiana, is a locally owned and operated landscaping business. Co-owned by Keely and Brandon Butrum, they provide landscape, irrigation, lighting, hardscape, and much more for homeowners and companies. Brandon had been doing landscaping for 10 years, and Keely had been a financial advisor for 12 years, when the idea of…

Starting this summer, Fishers will begin a new community garden program. Located at Cyntheanne Park, this garden will have 40 10×10 plots, and even some more accessibly-friendly, raised 4×9 plots, those however, are limited. These plots can now be bought for the season for $20. Although each individual gardener will be in charge of planting, cultivating, harvesting,…