Service Master by Ayotte has served the south-central region of Minnesota for 26 years. It began when Beth’s father, Danny, was looking for a new challenge after spending nearly three decades as an international manager in the Sam’s Club Division of Walmart. One day, he saw an ad in the paper for an opportunity to become a franchisee of an industrial cleaning and restoration company.
This month on Chamber Chat, Lisa talks with Pete Mergens about how he got into the real estate business, starting his company, his personal sales philosophy and why he so enjoys living and working in Northfield, Minnesota.
On the premier edition of Chamber Chat, host Lisa Peterson, President of the Northfield Area Chamber of Commerce, talks with Community Resource Bank president Jim Loe about the challenges of steering a bank through the waters of a global pandemic, the importance of a trustworthy, local bank to a community.