Pablo’s Bakery & Café

Pablo’s Bakery & Café

Pablo Colón first came to Atlanta in 2010, and stayed for six months. During his visit, he noticed that there were no Puerto Rican bakeries, and he immediately saw this as an opportunity. He came back in 2013 to make Atlanta his home. Already an entrepreneur of two...
Maximum Tax Resources

Maximum Tax Resources

“One day I needed extra money, so I started doing taxes on the side for $50.” That decision to prepare taxes while studying for her master’s degree in 2012 is the first stone that built Maximum Tax Resources LLC and affiliated companies. CEO and Owner, Hasina Brunson,...
Edgy Girl Fitness Studio, LLC.

Edgy Girl Fitness Studio, LLC.

A year and a half ago, Fatimah Ray was at a point in her life where she wanted to combine her passion of personal training and empowering women to start a business instead of continuing to work in the radiation oncology department at Emory. Up to that point, Fatimah...
Rebecca Smith, Salon Honey II

Rebecca Smith, Salon Honey II

Rebecca Smith had been going to the same hairdresser for years. When the owners decided to sell the business, they encouraged Rebecca to consider purchasing it. At first, she was reluctant because she didn’t know anything about running a hair salon, nor was she an...
Rosa Melgen, Dominican Hair by Rossy

Rosa Melgen, Dominican Hair by Rossy

Rosa Melgen grew up studying hair care at her mother’s salon in the Dominican Republic. When Melgen emigrated to Norcross in 2008, she took a job at Dominican Hair by Rossy. The business’s owner retired in 2014, and Melgen’s sister-in-law purchased the business for...