Success Stories

Viet Vu of Hoi Polloi Brewpub and Beat Lounge

February 14, 2017 12:34 pm

Four years ago Viet Vu was working full-time as a paralegal. Feeling bored and unenthusiastic about his profession he determined that the only way he could grow in his career was to apply to law school. Attending law school to become a lawyer was not something he wanted to do. He didn’t know what to do, but he did know that...
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Yvonne Hines of Yvonne’s Southern Sweets

January 20, 2016 1:46 pm

Yvonne Hines had a passion and talent for making mouthwatering Southern American style homemade sweets and specialty desserts. For years she treated her family and friends. When Yvonne learned she was pregnant with her daughter, and knew she couldn’t afford child care on her salary, she knew it was time to start selling her signature pralines at local events and...
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