Sarah Kate Holmes knew she always wanted to work in beauty and hair, but getting to where she wanted took twists and turns, both personally and professionally. But after she took the first risk by opening her own salon, she began to get to know her customers and their needs in the hair care field. This drove her to start her own line of hair care products. It hasn’t been an easy journey as a single mother, but she’s been determined every step of the way.
Mali Digius and her family fled the Iranian revolution with very few possessions. The only thing Mali grabbed was six diamonds hidden in a toothpaste tube. As they hopped from country to country – eventually leading to the United States – those diamonds kept them alive, and lead them to a life of entrepreneurship and prosperity.
David Friesen’s dream of building an ice cream shop wasn’t just about treats. It was about art, innovation and harnessing the creativity of booming Kansas City.