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James Froehler
Position: Chairman and CEO, People’s Pottery Inc.
Age: 50
Education: B.S., business administration, 1972, and MBA, 1978, both from Rochester Institute of Technology
Family: Children (from previous marriage), Michael, 23, Jessica, 20
Interests: Traveling to warmer climates
Quote: “What we’re doing is like (trying to solve) one of those huge 5,000- piece puzzles. … (Carla and I) have been putting together retail puzzles for the past 20 years.”

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Carla Froehler
Position: President and chief operating officer, People’s Pottery Inc.
Age: 42
Education: B.A., business management, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 1977
Family: Son (from previous marriage), Christopher, 16
Interests: Gourmet cooking
The best part of the job: “It’s like Christmas every day here!”

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