Amanda Shoup

It’s no secret that Elkhart County’s close-knit communities are connected by a passion for craftsmanship and quality of life. Friendly and caring, with an energetic, entrepreneurial spirit, we here in Elkhart County are naturally born makers and you’ll find that in everything from the musical…

Jesse Sensenig

Goshen Brewing Company is a family-friendly brewpub serving a wide selection of beers and seasonal, local, farm-to-table food. One of the coolest parts - they are a 100% solar and wind-powered facility! They recycled the former Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) building to provide a…

Danny Reynolds

Danny Reynolds has helped generations of Elkhart County residents find their perfect outfit. Whether that’s for prom, their wedding, a date night, or just the perfect outfit for your everyday errands, Danny and the entire staff at Stephenson’s of Elkhart has you covered. Stephenson’s opened their…

Arvis Dawson

We can’t say it enough … when you love where you live, you embrace every opportunity to contribute to the community and help make your neighborhood, workplace or city that much better. It was a group of people coming together in 2016 who wanted to embrace this mantra the most: Love where you live…

Chelsea Gorsuch

We feel like Elkhart County is one of the most Well Crafted areas in the nation. Whether it’s wine or RVs, musical instruments or boats, motorcycles or hand-made inspirational signs, being creative, collaborative, and entrepreneurial is in our DNA. Today we’d like to introduce you to one of those…

Alex Bicknell

When you love where you live, you relish chances to contribute to the community and help make your neighborhood, workplace or city that much better. We've known that for years, which is part of the reason the Elkhart County CVB along with the Community Foundation of Elkhart County are the…

Brian Byrn

If you have ever been to the Midwest Museum of American Art in downtown Elkhart, you’ve most certainly run into Brian Byrn. Brian’s charismatic personality combined with his depth of knowledge about art and iconic handlebar mustache makes the experience at the MMAA top-notch. Brian was hired in…

Amber Burgess

Amber Burgess didn't grow up in Elkhart County. In fact, she didn't grow up in Indiana but she has Hoosier hospitality in her blood. Amber is originally from Jamestown, ND. She studied theatre at The University of Jamestown, in her hometown, and transferred in her junior year to study musical…

Brittany Short

Let's introduce you to Brittany Short, co-owner of Pumpkinvine Cyclery in Middlebury. Brittany grew up in Middlebury and graduated from Goshen College. She grew up on a farm in Elkhart County so it's no surprise that living a more rural lifestyle and being outdoors are some of the things that…

Jose Rodriguez

Jose Rodriguez, Administrative Manager for the RV/MH Heritage Foundation This week we’d like to introduce you to Jose Rodriquez, Administrative Manager for the RV/MH Heritage Foundation in Elkhart, Indiana. Jose was born in Nezahualcóyotl, Mexico - a city in the suburbs of Mexico City. His parents…