It’s fair to say, our local economy has seen better days. Meridian businessman Brandon Wright acknowledges that but won’t sit back and do nothing about it. He’s on a personal mission to get people together and talking about the future.
but won’t sit back and do nothing about it. he’s on a personal mission to get people together and talking about the future. my person of the week …. brandon wright …. calls it a smokeout. so what’s a smokeout? a great idea created by brandon wright, president of ultra clean of meridian. “i get tired of people complaining i dont have any business theres sitting behind a desk theyre not getting out if you dont have any business you go pout of business.” so he decided what better way to get the business community together than to throw a good old fashioned bar-b- que. “we had over three thousand people as of last month to come through our doors at the smokeout.” so it’s one thing to feed people with a little help from your friends, it’s another to get people to start talking exchanging ideas and building a strong foundation for networking. “we need to develop something thats going to gi