This Week’s Business Buzz: 11/15/19

November 15, 2019

Don’t miss Pups and Pints with Brother Wolf Animal Rescue + Green Man Brewing tomorrow from noon to 4 p.m.! The brewery will release a special limited-edition ale to sip on, and Brother Wolf will have adoption-ready pups on site.


  • Buncombe County has announced additional public input sessions as they move forward with their strategic planning process. The Board of Commissioners seek the public’s opinion on what success looks like in four different categories: environmental stewardship, educated and capable community, and resident well-being. The public’s response will guide future policy and budget decisions. Check out the input session dates and make your voice heard.
  • Zoe Dental hosted their second annual Smiles for Freedom event on November 5. Smiles for Freedom aims to address the need for affordable dental care in our community by providing free dental services to veterans and current military members. This year, Zoe Dental served 8 veterans and provided $36,000+ in complimentary services.
  • Roberts and Stevens, Attorneys at Law in Asheville is growing. The firm added Kathleen Potter Hargrove to their staff this month. Ms. Hargrove is an alumna of UNC Chapel Hill and Campbell University of Law, and focuses her practice on estates and trusts.


  • Brother Wolf Animal Rescue and Green Man Brewing have teamed up to host Pups and Pints on Saturday, November 19. Green Man will debut “Barley’s Brown Ale,” a limited edition brew made specially for Brother Wolf. Adoption-ready pups will also be in attendance, and even better, Green Man will donate 100% of their proceeds from the day to Brother Wolf.
  • It’s like Santa’s workshop, but in Asheville. Givens Estates invites you to visit their on-campus woodshop, where resident seniors use their knack for craft to make doll desks, games, and more for kids in need. Givens Estates works with partnership with Apple Country Woodcrafts to make this ongoing donation possible, and they would love to show you what they’re working on. Contact Chelsea Wilson at 913-317-2225 if you’re interested.


  • Friday Services is hiring in Asheville for the following positions: General Laborer, Environmental Service Aide, Assembly, Machine Operator, Line Inspector, Material Handler, Machine Operator, Manufacturing Production and more. Perks include fair wages and comprehensive benefits. Get in touch at 828-684-8700 for more information and application material.