Author: Barbara Reid

Small Wonder

Born in Vero Beach to Dr. Peter and Nancy Welter, she grew up devoted to sports. At age 8 she spent countless hours on the tennis courts practicing and competing in tournaments, beating both boys and girls. Passionate, driven and with an indomitable spirit, she says she could do things people twice her size couldn’t do. “I thought big. I was, in my mind, unstoppable.”

Living Her Dream

The senior vice president of artists and repertoire (A&R) at Big Machine Label Group in Nashville, Allison Jones is responsible for discovering and signing new talent, often taking them to the top of the Billboard charts.

Built to Last

This month, Croom Construction will celebrate 40 years of building quality commercial and residential properties on the barrier island.