Business Spotlight – The Funky Cowgirl

Name/Title of person:  Darla Farrell, owner

What types of products/services does your business offer?

We are a boutique so we offer a variety of product, including clothing, accessories, boots, jewelry, denim and more. 

How long have you been in business?

We have been in business since 2002.

How many employees do you have?

We have 1 full time employee and 3 part time employees.

Where is your business located?

We are located at 709 Ave G Fort Madison, IA 52627.

What is it you most like about what you do?

 I love fashion, so being able to own a business incorporating every aspect of fashion is great. I also enjoy having a retail store and having a website that we ship our clothing all over the world. Customers can also buy our products online at http://www.thefunkycowgirl.com and we can ship items directly to their home.

What is your favorite thing about doing business in Southeast Iowa?

First and foremost we love our town. We enjoy being downtown close to the riverfront and the atmosphere it provides.

Who can customers contact if they want more information about your business?  

They can contact me, Darla Farrell, the storeowner or Mallory Farrell, the store manager at (319) 372-7785. We are also on Facebook with over 76,000 fans.

Business Spotlight – Hawkeye Baseball Cards

Name/Title of person:  Pat Armstong, owner of Hawkeye Baseball Cards

What types of products/services does your business offer?
Hawkeye Baseball Cards provides inventive sports memorabilia for sports fans in Iowa and around the country.

How long have you been in business?  
I have been in business for 30 years.

How many employees do you have? 
I run my shop by myself.

Where is your business located? 
419 Jefferson St. in Burlington, IA

What is it you most like about what you do? 
I love everything about what I do.

What is your favorite thing about doing business in Southeast Iowa?
I do business all over the country from Anaheim, California to Baltimore, Maryland, all from a store in Southeast Iowa. That’s my favorite  part.

Who can customers contact if they want more information about your business?
Interested customers can contact me, Pat Armstrong, at 319-753-5585.