THREE MONPELIER-AREA BUSINESSES TO BE FEATURED ON PBS
MEMBER STATIONS, CREATE® TV & WORLDsm CHANNEL’S START
UP TELEVISION SHOW
Bailey Road, Music Store Live and Tonewood will be focus of multi-day production
shoot on June 9-12th, 2015
Montpelier, VT – Today Create® TV and Worldsm television channel’s popular television show
Start Up announced that it will feature a trio of Vermont based businesses as part of its
upcoming 2015 production season. The show will interview Bailey Road, a high-end clothing
boutique, Music Store Live, an online music store that's receiving national success and
Tonewood, a company that produces pure, premium maple products.
Film crews will visit with each of the selected startups to interview both the entrepreneurs
involved and some of their customers. Production is set to begin on June 9th and conclude on
June 12th, 2015. The airdate of Vermont Start Up episode is yet to be determined.
"The east coast is rich with entrepreneurship, and I believe that the businesses that we are
featuring in places like Montpelier, Portland, New Haven, Boston and Providence all exemplify
what it means to see your dream turn into success." said Gary Bredow, host and creator of Start
Much like the individuals featured on Start Up, show creator and host Gary Bredow is also an
entrepreneur. While working at various corporate jobs after college, Bredow dreamt of owning
his own business. After years of hard work and dedication, he is now the owner of several
Detroit area businesses. The idea for Start Up came as a way for Gary to ‘pay-it-forward’ to
people around the country that have also felt the calling of someday being their own boss.
“We travel throughout the United States to hear the personal stories of entrepreneurs and find
out what it really takes to start a successful business from the ground up,” said Jenny
Feterovich, producer, casting and production coordinator of Start Up. “We aim to capture the
imagination and hearts of the nearly 50% of Americans who dream of starting their own
ABOUT START UP
Start Up is a television program that offers its viewers an up-close and personal look into the
world of the modern American entrepreneur. As complicated as starting a business may seem,
Start Up attempts to demystify the process by sharing the real life experiences of average
Americans who are taking control of their own destiny. With a hip, modern style and a unique
approach to traditional interview-based television, Start Up is a truly original show that intends to
inspire, educate and entertain viewers in a way that is neither dramatized nor exaggerated. It
offers a sense of integrity that the producers feel is missing in mainstream reality television
ABOUT CREATE® TV
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arts and crafts, and other lifestyle interests. The programs seen on Create® TV come from
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and Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). In its 10th year, Create® TV annually reaches 44
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featuring the best in public television’s programs.
Worldsm television channel is a 24/7, full service multicast channel featuring public television’s
signature nonfiction documentary, science and news programming complemented by original
content from emerging producers. Launched in August 2007, Worldsm is produced and
distributed by WGBH/Boston, American Public Television APT) and WNET/New York in
association with Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and the National Educational
Telecommunications Association (NETA). Worldsm is distributed by APT and is now carried by
68 licensees/149 stations representing more than 61.58% of U.S. TV households.