Our community is comprised of some absolutely brilliant entrepreneurs and so we asked a few of them to tell us the story of how they came up with the ideas for their business.

Amanda Taboas | Financial Coach & Actor

Over the last couple of years, I noticed that many friends of mine were dealing with the very real fear of where their finances were and more importantly, where they were heading. I found that there was an overwhelming need for guidance not only with what to do, but how to mentally cope with the struggles that come with money management. Read more>>

Ferril Gardner | Arts Educator

As is perhaps implied by the name of my business, Ferril’s Pop-Ins, I was thoroughly inspired by Mary Poppins in two specific ways. Read more>>

Mia George | Black Healing + Wellness Advocate & CEO of CURATED…for the CULTURE!

CURATED…for the CULTURE! is a dream realized…a passion project of sorts…that was birthed from my innate calling and my own need to connect, find safe spaces that allowed me to heal, express myself fully and authentically, unlearn toxic mindsets, deepen my pride in my African/African-American heritage and in the Black community, find joy, embody peace, have fun, and create community. Read more>>