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North Texas Entrepreneurship

October
02

Post Category: Storytelling

Published by: Marco Johnson

Alaina Lansing-Hames founded Sundancer with her partner and sister Amber Lansing-Reusch when they realized consumers of their CBD products (sold through their first company Holistic Hemp Company) had additional needs for holistic products and services. Sundancer is a retail shop where people can ask questions without feeling judged and get access to a wide variety of products that support a holistic lifestyle. Alaina discusses some of

October
02

Post Category: Storytelling

Published by: Marco Johnson

Carly Burson's entrepreneurial journey took her from her native Massachusetts to large fashion retailers in New York City and finally to Fort Worth, Texas. But her journey didn't end here. Her company - Tribe Alive - sources handmade clothing from female artisans in Asia and Latin America, as well as locally, and she personally travels to meet the women she sources from. Her company is on

October
02

Post Category: Storytelling

Published by: Marco Johnson

Elyse Dickerson of Eosera explains how she and her business partner Joe Griffin both started in the corporate realm of healthcare and pharmaceuticals but realized they could make a larger impact in these industries by launching their own biotech company. In addition to cutting time to market and being more in control of their own destinies, Elyse realized that starting and growing a company is

October
02

Post Category: Storytelling

Published by: Marco Johnson

Jonathan Silk of Bridge 3 LLC provides organizational leadership development to ensure leaders and managers have the skills to propel their companies to success. Jonathan's tenure in the US Army gave him firsthand experience in leadership including a teaching role at West Point, which he leveraged into a job in the leader talent development space at a prestigious academic institution in Fort Worth. He then made

October
02

Post Category: Storytelling

Published by: Marco Johnson

Carmen Wilson explains why her photography studio focuses primarily on women and girls and how she gets to know each of her clients in order to portray their personalities through photos. Her photo shoots include other local entrepreneurs (including hair and make-up artists) in order to bring the entire production to life. Carmen's hope is to reach as many women and girls as possible to

October
02

Post Category: Storytelling

Published by: Marco Johnson

Jie Melchiors and her husband Matthijs' office park constructed out of conex shipping containers was conceived after they realized Fort Worth lacked a forward-thinking and cutting edge retail and commercial facility. Their decision to locate the Connex office park in a transitional neighborhood on East Rosedale enabled them to pursue something important to them: generating a positive impact in a community that they love. Hear

October
02

Post Category: Storytelling

Published by: Marco Johnson

Mike Brasovan, founder and CEO of EZ Electricity, has been helping customers buy electricity for 25 years. A serial entrepreneur, Mike founded and eventually sold his first company and is now on his second, which serves large institutional buyers to small residential and commercial buyers and everyone in between. EZ Electricity donates a portion of their sales to various charitable causes. Listen as Mike explains