Playing the Bounce.
"Focus Greater Bangor" piece on The Maine Jump, a Bangor-based bounce-house business that was purchased by Ryan and Kristen Hatch in 2011 after it had failed under its previous owner. The business brought in just under $1 million in 2012 and the Hatches are now negotiating franchise agreements in Vermont, New York, and Texas. The couple struggles with maintaining a good work/life balance, but are pleased with the fact that they can provide for their family and create jobs in the Bangor area where they were both raised.
The Maine Jump, Bangor, Hatch, Ryan and Kristen
Idlebrook, Craig, "Playing the Bounce." (2013). Maine News Index – MaineBiz. 6064.