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An up-close and personal look into the world of the modern American entrepreneur.
Lip Service: Eco lips/Sarcor #202
In Iowa, the team visits Eco lips, a B corporation that creates organic lip balm. Sarcor is a civil engineering firm that's helping to redesign local communities in Birmingham, Alabama.
- KET2 Friday, September 19 at 7:30 pm EDT
Rotelle Me More: Alley Cats/ZaZa's #203
In Minnesota, the crew visits Alley Cats, a bike shop that sells, repairs, and restores bicycles. ZaZa's is a Italian specialty market that makes fresh homemade pasta in Iowa City.
- KET2 Friday, September 26 at 7:30 pm EDT
Pie in the Sky: Slice Pizza/Graceship #204
The crew travel to Birmingham, Alabama to Slice Pizza, a family business that's reshaping the local scene. They head to Louisville, Kentucky to meet with Emily who created Graceship, a company that produces multi-use handbags.
- KET2 Friday, October 3 at 7:30 pm EDT
A Fisheye View: Fishidy/Eye-Musment #205
A smartphone app that helps fisherman and a company that designs fashionable eyewear are showcased.
- KET2 Friday, October 10 at 7:30 pm EDT
Cultured Club: Yotopia/Murfie #206
A frozen yogurt shop called Yotopia that sources local ingredients in Iowa City and a company that turns old CD's and Vinyl into high quality digital files are featured.
- KET2 Friday, October 17 at 7:30 pm EDT
Wooly You Like to Be Seated?: Appalache/Cleveland Health #207
Appalache clothing company that makes handmade outdoor apparel with locally sourced wool and Cleveland Heath, a restaurant that has critics raving, are visited.
- KET2 Friday, October 24 at 7:30 pm EDT
Clothing Drive: Celebrity Bus Drivers Academy/Made for Freedom #208
Celebrity Bus Drivers Academy is a school that teaches people how to drive a bus for celebrities. Made for Freedom is a clothing company that employees former victims of human trafficking.
- KET2 Friday, October 31 at 7:30 pm EST
The Art of Family: Millarrich/Zappow #209
MillarRich is a company that places people with intellectual disabilities into loving homes. Zappow is an art gallery in North Carolina with a twist that's drawing national attention.
- KET2 Friday, November 7 at 7:30 pm EST
A Hole In One: Strange Donuts / Silverleaf #210
Gary and the crew visit Strange Donutsin St. Louis, Missouri. They visit Silverleaf, an herbal pharmacy and acupuncture studio in North Carolina.
- KET2 Friday, November 14 at 7:30 pm EST
Tap The Falls: Above The Falls/Mob Craft #211
Above the Falls is a Kayak rental and tour company in Minnesota and Mob Craft in Wisconsin is the world's first crowd sourced brewery.
- KET2 Friday, November 21 at 7:30 pm EST
Maids Quarters: Eco-Friendly/Orbit #212
Eco-Friendly maid service in Atlanta manufactures cleaning products from organic ingredients. Orbit in St. Louis is a unique pinball lounge with a twist.
- KET2 Friday, November 28 at 7:30 pm EST
Board to The Core: Salemtown Board Co./Meckley's #213
Salemtown Board Company in Nashville makes handcrafted skateboards while giving back to the community. Meckley's in Michigan is an apple orchard that makes hard cider.
- KET2 Friday, December 5 at 7:30 pm EST
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