- September 30, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
Ames, Iowa – A Spencer company has been honored with an award from the Iowa Small Business Development Center or “SBDC.”
They tell us that the Iowa Project Brewing Company, of Spencer, is the winner of the organization’s statewide September Small Business of the Month Award.
Lucas Kline and Nicholas Applegate have been friends since high school. Growing up in Saint Joseph, Missouri, they remained close friends while life took them in different directions. Kline moved with his family to northwest Iowa, while Applegate moved south to Kansas City with his wife. In 2019 their friendship transitioned into a business partnership when they decided to open The Iowa Project Brewing Company in Spencer.
With the slogan “Craft. Experience. Community.”, the Iowa Project’s vision was to create a place for the community centered around experiences. Applegate explained that to…