Congratulations to Sugar Creek Country Store on its Kansas SBDC Emerging Business of the Year Award from the WU KSBDC!
Awards are given on the basis of a new business’s being a successful business, having overcome hurdles to get there and being a good community citizen. Located on H. 24 in St. Mary’s, Kansas, Sugar Creek is a bulk-food retail store with a gourmet deli and ice cream counter, all housed in an exquisitely restored historic building. Owned by Dan and Jen Hohman, Sugar Creek is coming up on its second anniversary in business this summer. Sugar Creek was honored on Monday, March 12th in a ceremony at the state capitol in Topeka along with 16 other emerging, existing or exporting businesses across the state of Kansas. The Hohmans were presented with their award by Rep. Francis Awerkamp.
See photos of the store and read more about Sugar Creek …
Congratulations to Dan, Jen and the whole Hohman family. You should feel proud of the award. We at the WU KSBDC have enjoyed working with you and look forward to continued work together. Best wishes for your future successes!
(Photo top: Dan in the Kansas House of Representatives with daughter Philomena and son Henry – both of whom work at the store.)
Laurie Pieper, Ph.D.
America’s SBDC Kansas