Cookie Society opens in Frisco, Grapevine boutique marks first anniversary: News from DFW

Jeff and Marissa Allen are co-owners of Cookie Society in Frisco. (Courtesy Cookie Society)
Jeff and Marissa Allen are co-owners of Cookie Society in Frisco. (Courtesy Cookie Society)

Jeff and Marissa Allen are co-owners of Cookie Society in Frisco. (Courtesy Cookie Society)

Read the latest business and community news from DFW.

Frisco

First Look: Cookie Society opens in Frisco amid coronavirus pandemic

The best businesses start off as a passion and hobby, Cookie Society co-owner Jeff Allen said. Baking cookies was exactly that for Jeff's wife, Marissa Allen, before the couple opened their boutique bake shop in Frisco.

McKinney



McKinney tax firm Andre + Associates PC serves area for more than 30 years


Keith Andre was working as a certified public accountant in the 1980s in Dallas, the epicenter of business activity in the region. But as a McKinney resident, Andre said he saw that the growth of the Dallas-Fort Worth area was stretching northward.

This realization pushed him to purchase an accounting practice in McKinney, where he founded Andre + Associates PC in 1986.

Grapevine

House of Mo Boutique uses first anniversary to offset GrapeFest cancellation


House of Mo Boutique just celebrated its first anniversary, but not before receiving the news of GrapeFest's cancellation.

Despite the festival’s cancellation, owner Monica Housewright said she has used her recent anniversary to bring in new business.

Lindsey Juarez Monsivais, Gavin Pugh and Elizabeth Ucles contributed to this report.



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