Our People


Bob Kendall, Owner and Co-founder

Jeff Bruss, President

Water and Wastewater


Holly Gensler, Administrative Assistant

Jamie Cull, Administrative Assistant

Karen Safer, Accounts Payable/Office Manager


Ann Richmond, Editorial Director COLE Publishing

Anthony Drew, Editor Inflow & Infiltration, Pumper Digital, Municipal Sewer & Water Digital, Treatment Plant Operator Digital

Carly Ratliff, Digital Editor/Copy Editor Portable Restroom Operator Digital

Cody Wiesner, Proofreader

Cory Dellenbach, Editor/Photo Editor Dig Different, Plumber

Craig Mandli, Products Editor COLE Publishing

Jim Kneiszel, Editor Pumper, Portable Restroom Operator, Onsite Installer

Kim Peterson, Editor Cleaner, Onsite Installer Digital

Kyle Rogers, Digital Editor Cleaner Digital, Plumber Digital, Dig Different Digital

Luke Laggis, Editor Municipal Sewer & Water

Noel Lewis, Social Media Director COLE Publishing

Ted Rulseh, Editor Treatment Plant Operator

Tim Dobbins, Staff Writer COLE Publishing


Debbie Lawonn, Graphic Designer

Jeff Lane, Graphic Designer

Keri Heibel, Graphic Designer

Matt VanSkyhawk, Graphic Designer

Paul Thompson, Director of Videography

Sherry Dobbins, Production Manager


Ann Richmond, Advertising Sales Plumber

Brad Bisnette, Advertising Sales WEQ Fair, Events

Jim Flory, Advertising Sales Pumper, Portable Restroom Operator

Jim Koshuta, Advertising Sales Municipal Sewer & Water, Cleaner

Kayla Bisnette, Advertising Sales Cleaner, Municipal Sewer & Water

Kim Bruss, Advertising Sales Manager Treatment Plant Operator

Phil Hahn, Advertising Sales Treatment Plant Operator

Tim Krueger, Advertising Sales Dig Different

Winnie May, Advertising Sales Onsite Installer, Pumper, Plumber

Outdoor and Enthusiast

Derrick Nawrocki, President/Publisher Grand View Outdoors


Dave Maas, Digital Editor Archery Business Digital, Bowhunting World Digital, Hunting Retailer Digital, Whitetail Journal Digital

Dean Larson, Digital Editor ReinCarNation

Gordy Krahn, Product Editor

Hilary Dyer, Managing Editor Clay Target Nation, Hunting Retailer, Tactical Retailer

Luke Laggis, Editor Recreational Retailer, Shooting Sports Retailer

Tim Dobbins, Digital Editor Bait & Tackle Business Digital, Recreational Retailer Digital


Mark Kingsbury, Graphic Designer

Tod Molina, Graphic Designer


Brad Bisnette, Advertising Sales

Mike Kizzire, Advertising Sales

Pat Boyle, Advertising Sales

Tim Krueger, Advertising Sales

Web & Information Technology

Andy Wyss, Graphic Designer/Wellness Coordinator

Brian Diorio, UI/UX Specialist

Erik Wiedeman, Web Developer

Jim King, Systems Administrator

  • Physical Mailing Address
    COLE Publishing
    415 E Wall Street
    Eagle River, WI 54521
  • USPS Mailing Address
    COLE Publishing
    PO Box 2707
    Eagle River, WI 54521-2707
  • Phone
    Toll Free: 800-257-7222
    International: 715-350-8234
    Fax: 715-350-8456