Behind the Desk: Jaime Drass and Deb Ulicne

Company name: D’Lites Cafe

Address: 338 S. Logan Blvd., Altoona

Telephone number: 944-0900

Position: Co-owners

Years with company: Seven

Family: Jaime: husband Keith, sons Caleb and Ben; Deb: husband John, son John

Jr., daughters Megan and Jaime.

What products or services does your company provide?

We offer a variety of baked goods including gourmet cupcakes, cinnamon rolls and cookies. We also serve breakfast and lunch daily. We feature many sandwiches, salads, wraps and fresh homemade soups.

Who are your customers?

We serve customers from all over the area, young and old.

What is your business day like?

Our day starts very early, baking and cooking to ensure everything is fresh for the day.

What is the best business advice you have received?

Keep things simple.

What is the most important thing you’ve learned on the job?

Having your own business can take up a lot of your time. Sometimes it’s hard to juggle your business and family, but we always make sure our family comes first.

What does the future hold?

We hope to continue to grow and possibly expand to other areas in the community.

What have you read lately that has influenced your business life?

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving.

–Colossians 3:23-24.

If you want your business to be featured in the Mirror’s Behind the Desk series, call 946-7467.