Posts Tagged "Road Trip"

Great American Mississippi River Road Trip Wrap-Up

Great American Mississippi River Road Trip Wrap-Up

It’s been almost a week since we wrapped up our Great American Mississippi River Road Trip. And what a beautiful week it was eating local, sleeping local, drinking local, shopping local, and of course talking all things local. We talked to so many wonderful people about the importance of supporting local businesses, supporting our Main Streets and downtown areas, and how local businesses give back to their communities when there is…read more →

Independent We Stand Embarks on the Great American Mississippi River Road Trip

Independent We Stand Embarks on the Great American Mississippi River Road Trip

Few natural resources have supported American communities like the Mississippi River. Spanning more than 2,000 miles, it’s the second-longest river in the United States and it touches a total of 10 states. In reality, the Mississippi River’s impact is more than geographical. The river launched dozens of communities and continues to provide a backdrop for many thriving Main Streets to this day. That’s why the Independent We Stand team will…read more →

It's A Wrap From The Rocky Mountains!

It's A Wrap From The Rocky Mountains!

It’s official, neither rain, nor sleet, nor snow will keep our Independent We Stand team from visiting businesses and talking about how to leverage their local brand. This week we visited 5 cities, in 5 states, in 5 days all while eating, drinking, shopping, and sleeping locally on our Rocky Mountain Road Trip. Apparently, we brought the weather with us because it rained 4 out of our 5 days, but…read more →

Independent We Stand Heads to Rocky Mountain Main Streets

Independent We Stand Heads to Rocky Mountain Main Streets

Most of the time, the beauty of Main Street is that it’s just around the corner. For Independent We Stand, the beauty of Main Street is that it’s all over the country. On Monday, April 24, the IWS team set out on the Great American Rocky Mountain Road Trip, which will span five cities in five different states over the course of five days. The nearly 1,400-mile journey will take…read more →

IWS Road Trip 5.0 - That's a Wrap!

IWS Road Trip 5.0 - That's a Wrap!

Wow! What a trip. Five cities in four states in seven days. 925+ miles. 14 – 16 hour days. New Orleans, Beloxi, Destin, Tallahassee, and Atlanta. And would do it all again in a heartbeat!

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