Category: Southern California

  • Adam Morales, Smokey Lips BBQ

    January 26, 2024
    With more than two decades of experience in the culinary industry, Chef Adam Morales discovered a passion for barbecue that…
  • Lisa Henschol, Hyperion Academics

    September 19, 2023
    Lisa Henschol is the director of Hyperion Academics, a Kindergarten through 8th grade full curriculum, educational platform. Hyperion engages students…
  • Ke’Anna Dodds, RUE Kitchen

    June 30, 2023
    Ke’Anna Dodds is a classically trained private chef from Vista, California, who has worked for world-renowned chefs such as Wolfgang…
  • Mina Wilcox, Art Mina

    February 17, 2023
    Mina Wilcox comes from a long line of entrepreneurs. Her grandfather was a printmaker, and her parents ran a restaurant in Japan.…
  • Reina Morales & Agustin Gomez, Tingo’s Plumbing

    December 28, 2022
    Despite the language barrier, Reina Morales and Agustin Gomez have been able to bring their business to success with the…
  • Albert Patterson, FRESH FROM CALIFORNIA

    March 28, 2022
    FRESH FROM CALIFORNIA is a lifestyle brand & creative studio led by graphic designer Albert Patterson. Recently, FRESH launched a…
  • Leah Park Fierro

    Leah Park Fierro, Milkfarm

    May 5, 2021
    After six years as manager of Silverlake Cheese Shop, Leah Park Fierro knew she wanted to start her own business.…
  • Photo of Annika and Robert Corbin

    Annika and Robert Corbin – I Like Pie

    April 9, 2021
    Most small business owners face some obstacles on the road to Startup, but Annika Corbin feels like their “commitment was…
  • Shannon Saathoff photo

    Shannon Saathoff, Once in a Licetime

    March 19, 2021
    Entrepreneur Shannon Saathoff launched Once in a Licetime in 2014 to answer the needs of parents searching for support and…
  • headshot of Michelle Constant

    Michelle Constant, CONSTANT Associates

    November 6, 2020
    Michelle Constant founded CONSTANT Associates in 2004 as a disaster and crisis management consulting firm. Their first contract involved the…