Category Archives: Write Place News

From basement to business

The year was 1995: the first Toy Story opened in theaters, eBay went live, and Newt Gingrich was Time’s Man of the Year. That same year, Carol Van Klompenburg founded the Write Place as a one-person writing shop in Pella, Iowa. Fast forward to 2015 and the Write Place is celebrating its 20-year anniversary, having expanded its services to include graphic design, branding, online content marketing, websites […]

Great deals for book lovers on Cyber Monday

Looking for the perfect gift for the book lover in your life? Starting on Cyber Monday, December 1, through Friday, December 5, it’s buy 2, get 1 FREE* at the Write Place bookstore. It’s simple: Visit and place an order for any two books. Once your order is completed, email to let me know […]

New bookkeeper joins Write Place team

The Write Place is pleased to welcome Michelle Smith as its new bookkeeper. Smith joined the team at the end of July. She has a strong background in payroll and human resources along with an associate degree in finance.Smith will be working from the Write Place’s Lakeville, Minnesota, office with Manager Lexie Thomas. Clients who […]

Moose to disrupt Write Place holidays

Help! Please name our moose It’s hard not to be in a good mood this time of year. In our offices, holiday music is streaming from Pandora (thumbs down to “Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer”—far too depressing), and we are doing our best to avoid sampling every bakery goodie that shows up.This season, rather […]

The Write Place welcomes new team members

In recent months, the Write Place has welcomed two new people to our team.In March, Krista Van Gelder began training with our former bookkeeper Gail Van Beek, who is now working fulltime for Pella Christian High School. Krista assumed all bookkeeping responsibilities this month. Write Place customers who receive electronic invoices should have received them […]