Paving the Way
- APR2001Hallmark becomes Blacktop’s first client. The project? Balloons. (No wonder these guys love their jobs.)
- May2001Mike blows yet another fuse by running the microwave while Shawn is using his computer. The gang starts looking for a new workspace. Curse Mike and his Hot Pocket addiction.
- 8:00 A.M. Blacktop’s first office opens for business on 5th Street in the historic Kansas City River Market.
- 8:15 A.M. The road in front of the building is paved with asphalt. It was fate.
- 8:16 A.M. They sign a three-year lease.
- Jan2002Blacktop hires its first employee. What a brave soul.