On this week’s episode of the Atlanta Small Business Show, we kicked things off with Brandi and Jermail Shelton, the husband and wife team behind Just Add Honey Tea Company. Next up, was an Advice From the Pros segment with startup expert, George Deeb. Then, we caught up with Jess Ekstrom, founder, and CEO of Headbands of Hope. After that, we took a look at another Advice From the Pros segment featuring Leslie Kuban, owner of FranNet Atlanta. We also spoke to the Executive Director of Bright Futures Atlanta, Philip Ross, and 10th-grade student, Jordan Jones. Rounding out the show was this week’s episode of the Atlanta Small Business Profile, where our host, Ted Jenkin, spoke with Clint Crowe, co-founder of Elite Event Rental.
Just Add Honey: How Brandi and Jermail Shelton Turned Their Passion for Tea into a Thriving Business
For a lot of us, hobbies usually just stay hobbies. But at its core, entrepreneurship is about turning a passion for a product or idea into a full-fledged business, and that’s exactly what our guests today did. We’re pleased to welcome Brandi and Jermail Shelton, owners of Just Add Honey, an Atlanta-based tea company located in the city’s Sweet Auburn neighborhood. Watch Now
Advice From the Pros: Pitching Your Business to a Venture Capitalist
On this segment of Advice From the Pros, startup expert, George Deeb discusses the steps you should take before pitching your business to a venture capitalist. Watch Now
Make a Living by Making a Difference – Jess Ekstrom, Headbands of Hope
Consumers are drawn to businesses that support a cause and companies like Toms, Zappos and others have figured out the formula needed to not only make a living but also make a difference. Joining us today to talk more about building a socially responsible company is Jess Ekstrom, founder and CEO of Headbands of Hope. Watch Now
Advice From the Pros: How to Choose the Right Industry to Open a Franchise In
On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Leslie Kuban, franchise industry expert, and owner of FranNet Atlanta, discusses the various industries you can open a franchise in. Watch Now
Bright Futures Atlanta: Providing Educational and Spiritual Support to Atlanta’s Westside – Philip Ross, Executive Director
We’re pleased to welcome Philip Ross and Jordan Jones to the ASBN studios. Philip, along with his wife Gail, co-founded Bright Futures Atlanta, a non-profit organization focused on providing educational and spiritual support to the youth of Atlanta’s westside. Jordan is a 10th-grade student currently enrolled in the Bright Futures program and today, we’ll be learning more about the organization’s history and the programs they offer. Watch Now
Atlanta Small Business Profile – Clint Crowe, Elite Event Rental
On this week’s episode of the Atlanta Small Business Profile, our host, Ted Jenkin, talks with Clint Crowe, Co-founder of Elite Event Rental. Watch Now
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