Paul & Steve

Talking with Paul, entrepreneur and co-owner of Chill N Fill, I was reminded of a scene from the movie Office Space. Peter, the main character, after all the hilarity of the TPS reports and trashing of the office equipment, is happy. He is out in the fresh air doing what he wants to do. This … Continue reading Paul & Steve

A Way to Make it Work: Mount Burns of St. John’s Coffee Roasters

“There’s a way to make it work.” These honest and direct words resonated with us as we drove away from St. John’s Coffee Roasters, inspired by our recent conversation with Mount Burns. His story is a motivating one that blends life experiences, passion, and the ability to have zero doubt or hesitation. We had the … Continue reading A Way to Make it Work: Mount Burns of St. John’s Coffee Roasters

Fear Doesn’t Help: Claire and Molly of Rain OR Shine Coffee House

Cardamom lattes, a strong sense of community and two owners who built their business plan around “friendship first” – these are just a few things you’ll love about the story of Rain OR Shine Coffee House. Located right by Mt. Tabor City Park on 59th and Division in Portland, Oregon, Rain OR Shine is a … Continue reading Fear Doesn’t Help: Claire and Molly of Rain OR Shine Coffee House