Company: Gold Star Honeybees
Top Gun: Christy Hemenway, owner
Employees: 1 full-time; 1 intern
Gold Star Honeybees was founded as a beekeeping service in 2007. It developed into a beekeeping equipment manufacturing business in 2009. Gold Star aims to reintegrate natural beekeeping into backyard gardening and are helping people make the connection between healthy bees, healthy food, and themselves.
The company is projecting profitability for 2011, and sees a need to hire in 2012.