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Factoryville, PA (WNEP) — You won’t find the new owner of Nick’s Beer Company inside the store near Factoryville.
The 21-year-old Lackawanna Trail graduate, Nick Pawlukovich, is currently stationed in Kuwait, serving in the United States Air Force.
His dad, Robert, is managing things until his return.
“He’s had a couple of business ideas here and there but never anything quite like a local business like this,” said Robert Pawlukovich.
In a time when so many businesses are shuttering, Pawlukovich feels lucky to be doing the opposite. But starting a new business during a pandemic has presented its fair share of challenges.
“To a certain degree, fun, but then a little on the scary side because you don’t know. Half of the stuff we couldn’t get because the suppliers were out of it. It’s difficult to find contractors to do work, a lot