Rebecca Montero wanted to bring an arrestingly delicious olive tapenade to a party, but couldn’t find what she was looking for. That’s when the adventure of crafting a line of sassy savory spreads began.
Born in Nigeria and raised in a West African community in New England, Yemisi knows how to straddle two cultures. Her social enterprise brings West African flavors to the U.S. and benefits farmers in Nigeria.
Brothers Dominic, Nicholas and Daniel couldn't find good chocolate in the U.S. Growing up among the cacao trees of Trinidad and Tobago had spoiled them. Now it's their turn to spoil American chocolate lovers.
Davie Simmons grew up near Kamuni Creek, an Amazonian paradise in Guyana. As proprietor of Uptown Veg Juice Bar, he’s perfected the art of creating delicious Caribbean beverages using tropical super fruits.
Jennifer Stamm was #roadtripping back to NYC one afternoon, marveling at the fact that more than 125 million hashtags are used on Twitter everyday, when she came up with a way to bring internet shorthand into the real world.
Nothing helped her daughter’s eczema like her own homemade products. When friends and family started asking for more, Melissa Dennard quit her job to bring the healing power of raw honey and royal jelly to the world.
Miguel Martinez wants multicultural men to enjoy shaving without the fear of razor bumps, razor irritation, and harmful ingredients. That's Smoooth products are formulated with only natural, organic ingredients. See more at ultimateshavingexperience.com.