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Big Gay Ice Cream On Building A Brand That Stands Out

Many startups have sprung from dorm rooms, garages, and other similarly humble spaces. Doug Quint and Bryan Petroff of Big Gay Ice Cream may be the only successful entrepreneurs, however, who can claim a rented Mister Softee van as the launching pad for a rapidly expanding venture. Quint, a one-time professional bassoonist, wanted to "do something unusual" for the summer of 2009. "I was looking at Craigslist for weird opportunities, like to work for a butcher or something like that,"...