Tired of his life in sales, Dave Leatherby took a chance on an ice cream business. Meet Lee Palleschi, who saw the dramatic growth of specialty wines and beers – and decided he could do the same for vodka. You’ll also meet a young chef whose love of Pan-Asian cooking ?t right in with the region’s growing interest in food trucks.This episode sponsored by
Meet the entrepreneurs who said goodbye to their 9 to 5 jobs, tapped their creative spirit, and are living their dreams. Discover the ambition and hard work that it takes to break the mold and run your own business with the people who make it happen for themselves.
Yes! We're Open Episodes
S1 Ep13 | 26m 46s
Go inside Trail Coffee Roasters, whose beans travel from Nicaragua to the Stockton cafe.
S1 Ep12 | 26m 46s
Discover the story behind a greeting card business catering to African American consumers.
S1 Ep11 | 26m 46s
Meet a Sacramento entrepreneur whose passion is to get America healthy and moving.
S1 Ep10 | 26m 46s
Goathouse Brewing Co, Burgess Brothers BBQ & Burgers, The Strum Shop, Valley Oak Wool Mill
S1 Ep9 | 26m 46s
Meet a mom and daughter baking for customers across the country and other entrepreneurs.
S1 Ep8 | 26m 46s
Meet a multi-generational family florist and more local entrepreneurs.
S1 Ep7 | 26m 56s
Meet entrepreneurs driving new business in our region.
S1 Ep6 | 26m 36s
TEAMride, Escape Modesto, Parrot Planet, Kambucha Kulture, Erin Simmons.
S1 Ep5 | 27m 22s
Meet the people pursuing their business dreams after hours.
S1 Ep4 | 26m 50s
Mulvaney’s B&L, Zap Zone, Mobile Vet, THE STUDIO Martial Arts and Fitness, Maisha Bahati
S1 Ep3 | 27m 7s
Vintage airplanes, an Elk Grove baker, and a Sacramento furniture maker.
S1 Ep2 | 26m 38s
A hip barber garage, two sisters who sell sweet treats, and a local hi-tech entrepreneur.
Yes! We're Open Extras
S1 Ep14 | 4m 23s
Revisit Suleka Sun-Lindley, the owner of Thai Basil and Veg Cafe in midtown Sacramento.Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep14 | 7m 41s
Revisit the married couple who own GoatHouse Brewing Co. in Lincoln, California.Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep14 | 6m 43s
Revisit Shasta Smith, owner of The Vintage Monkey, at her classic motorcycle repair space.Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep14 | 9m 40s
Revisit the two sisters who own TEAMride in Sacramento at their cycling studio.Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep14 | 30s
Coronavirus Pandemic Special, Part 1Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep15 | 9m 14s
Catch up with the three entrepreneurs of Poor Red’s to see how the tavern is doing.Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep15 | 8m 32s
Revisit the married couple who own Two Flew the Coop, a backyard chicken business.Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep15 | 6m 25s
Revisit Greg Perkins, the entrepreneur behind African American Expressions.Jay Fischer/Fischer Tile & Marble
S1 Ep13 | 7m 47s
A love for cactus and succulents turns into a nursery with purpose.
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