HINESBURG - Marie Ambusk is launching a startup that aims to help plant nurseries make sure the root systems of their container-grown trees are healthy. Shane Celis is developing assets for game designers. Alison Lesure is managing the database and financials of an international nonprofit focused on sustainability. Wayne Maceyka is marketing SunCommon, the solar company based in Waterbury.
Wayne Maceyka believes that three little words have the power to revive sagging rural economies, cut pollution, build community, and spark professional connections. He wrote them in blue marker and taped them to the door of the United Church of Hinesburg parish hall on Tuesday: “Work here today.”
Co-working is what independent workers do who share an office but not a job. Vermont has seen a variety of co-working spaces pop up from Bennington to Burlington. They serve telecommuters, freelancers, and independent entrepreneurs. We speak with leaders of several Vermont co-working spaces.