Dave Sovereen, 43, owns Mercury Telecom, located on Ashman Street across from Kroger’s in Midland. It has 15 employees. They provide internet and telephone services to businesses. They have high-speed internet and phone systems where they provide new phones and services for a flat monthly fee. Sovereen said three-quarters of its business is based in Wisconsin. They have an office in Manitowoc.
Sovereen and her partner, Marcelo Flores, have been together for 21 years. Flores, hairdresser, owns Marcelo’s salon. They have seven-year-old twins, Carter and Valentino. Sovereen moved to Midland from Port St. Lucie, Florida as a high school student. He graduated from HH Dow High School and he attended Northwood University.