Editor’s note: this is the last in a series about former Energizer employees who have become entrepreneurs since the plant’s closing.
Linda Phillippe spent over 14 years working production on the night shift at Energizer.
With the closing of the Maryville plant, she had the opportunity to make some changes in her life, including leaving the night shift behind.
She opened Deer Run Graphics on May 15, taking a friend’s hobby of graphic design and making it a career of her own.
“I am now working a day job,” she said. “And a 12-hour day is my choice. I love what I do and enjoy