Monthly Archives: August 2020

Business Spotlight : Savour

How did Savour get started?When Avenue Eat & Drink went out of business in June of 2018, my wife expressed an interest in redecorating the space and opening a restaurant in spite of my currentresponsibilities as Food & Beverage Partner … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight : The Fsu War Wagon

Q: How did the FSU War Wagon come about?Answer: It was really quite random. One of our buddies, Bobby Cannon, was looking at RVs on Craigslist and ran across it in a post from Thomasville, GA. He immediately sent it … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight : Matt Thompson

What brought you to Tallahassee and got you to stay here? We moved here in 2007 so I could join The Zimmerman Agency. I had seven great years there and then opened Madison Social in August, 2013. There was never … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight : Justin Westerman

What brought you to Tallahassee and kept you here?I originally moved here to become the store manager of H&M in the Governor’s Square Mall. I bought a house a year later and decided this is where I want to stay … Continue reading

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Business Spotlight : Garnet and Gold

How did garnet and gold get started? Garnet & Gold started as a secondary store from our original Top Stop which opened in Governor’s Square in 1979. We purchased the building on Pensacola St (current location) in 1984.How has garnet … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight : Bar Trivia With Hank

How did bar trivia with hank get started?Friends and I used to play trivia every week at a local lounge and we loved it! When our host left town in 2011, my friend Tasha asked if I wanted to come in … Continue reading

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Business Spotlight : Munchies Pizza

How did munchies pizza get started?Munchies Pizza was a dream of mine that I developed a plan for a few years ago. I was driving for uber when I discovered our current location, With some help from my parents we … Continue reading

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Meet Junk Man Doug

How did junk man Doug come about?Junk Man Doug started back in 2015. I had been buying and selling antiques since like 2010, but I started to take it really serious after I graduated from Florida State at the end … Continue reading

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Meet Tareef KnockOut

How did the name tareef knock out come about? My original rap name was KO, but it was too generic so added TaReef which is Arabic, meaning rare or uncommon. I felt that described my style and approach to hip … Continue reading

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Business Spotlight : Cap City Video Lounge

How did cap city video lounge come about?Cap City Video Lounge was an idea I always had in the back of my mind, but working as a video clerk at Video 21 the last few years it was in existence … Continue reading

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