The company’s warehouse just off Watson Road is a beehive of activity with workers sanding, cutting and spraying
ST. LOUIS — A lot of people rediscovered family game night during the COVID-19 pandemic, and a local family-owned small business provided some activities for those nights.
The company’s warehouse just off Watson Road is a beehive of actives. Workers are sanding, cutting and spraying.
“It is a labor of love for sure,” Kim McDaniel told 5 On Your Side.
The love has multiple levels. There is a love for what they do and for Ryan McDaniel.
“A funny, creative, amazing guy,” said Kim.
Ryan is the inspiration behind the company Across the Board.
“He just truly had a passion,” she said.
A passion to build a better wooden board game, and he went to work on it with his own two hands.
“He didn’t have any professional training or anything like that. Ryan would work in the garage 12, 14, 16 hours a day making two …