Former Turkish exchange student wins top 'Green Light' prize
PETOKEY NEWS REVIEW — A sock company started by a former exchange student from Turkey took the top prize at the Green Light East Jordan Business Model Competition Wednesday at Castle Farms.
Michigan students send shoe and sock to edge of space
MLIVE.COM - As part of the two-month project, a shoe owned by Josiah Middaugh, an East Jordan graduate and world champion triathlete, was strapped to a weather balloon that was attached to a parachute and a base.
Putting a (socked) foot forward
PETOSKEY NEWS REVIEW - Turkish couple tapping U.S. sock market via East Jordan. Twelve years after his stay in East Jordan as a high-school exchange student, Baris Atmaca recently returned to the community with a business goal in mind.
Former exchange student brings socks company to East Jordan
TRAVERSE CITY RECORD EAGLE - For someone who has had Rotary International play such an important role in his life, it's no surprise that Baris Atmaca's business career has also come full circle.