The new urban chic

Caggiano, Christopher
May 1999
Inc.;May99, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p58
Provides information on several inner city companies in the United States. Fitigues clothing store in Chicago; Waterworks, a regional plumbing service company in Columbus, Ohio; iQuantic, a human-resources consultancy, in Mission District, San Francisco.


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