Business transitions for the week of Feb. 1

▪  Boxcar, a Louisville-based, full-service boutique public relations agency, has opened an office serving the Lexington area. Located at 300 East Main Street, It is directed by Geoffrey “Geoff” Dunn, who recently joined the firm. Boxcar also has an office in Cincinnati that opened in 2015. Dunn can be reached at or 859-619-1004.

▪  Peter Brackney has opened Brackney Law Office at 2333 Alexandria Drive, where he practices in the areas of estate planning, bankruptcy and consumer rights, and business law. Brackney is a graduate of the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics and the UK College of Law. Website:

▪  Rain Damage Skate Shop and Boutique has opened at 123 West Sixth Street. Lexington’s only downtown skate shop focuses on national skate brands and showcases local clothing and art. Owner Drew Lance said his goal is to build a skate community around the North Limestone section of downtown. Phone: 606-226-1576. Website: Hours: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday.


by Dorothea Wingo