Kerry interviews Wade Rathke founder of ACORN

Wade Rathke has worked for and founded a series of organizations dedicated to winning social justice, workers rights, and a democracy where “the people shall rule”. Rathke began his career as an organizer for the NWRO (National Welfare Rights Organization) in Springfield, Massachusetts. After beginning with NWRO, Rathke started an organization in Arkansas that would have Read More …

Kerry’s guest this week is Father Fred Ball of San Damiano Ecumenical Catholic Church

Kerry’s guest this week is Father Fred Ball of San Damiano Ecumenical Catholic Church. Father Fred Ball, started San Damiano in early 2006 with his wife (yes, his wife — that’s a big difference between Roman Catholicism and ecumenical Catholicism). “This is where it gets crazy,” Ball said. “I grew up as a Southern Baptist here Read More …

Kerry’s guest this week is attorney Joe Calhoun.

Joe Calhoun of Calhoun Law Firm has over twenty-five years of legal and business related experience in commercial litigation and client counseling, especially in the intellectual property fields. His law firm specializes in patenting- with emphasis in other important areas of intellectual property law. Like, protection of copyrights and trademarks. He assists clients in obtaining Read More …

Tune in to hear guests Barry Corkern, Ryan Herget and Matt McLeod!

Due to a scheduling conflict, this week on Up In Your Business we will be airing a compilation of previous broadcasts- featuring Barry Corkern, Chef Shuttle’s Ryan Herget and Matt McLeod. Barry Corkern, founder of Barry M. Corkern & Co. advises and assists clients in making financial decisions, by providing them with information, that will Read More …

Kerry’s Guest this Week is Denise Rivkees & Sally Simpson

An allergic drug reaction at age 48 landed Denise Rivkees in a telemetry unit twice, where she became acutely aware of what it was to be a patient instead of a provider. This life changing event began her journey in resolving the type of injury she suffered through nutrition and nerve relaxation. Her experience has Read More …

Kerry’s guests this week are from At the Corner modern diner

Helen Grace King and her sister Leila King noticed “the energy at the corner, and the vibes it gave off”. The “corner” of Scott and Markham streets was then The Hop Diner but after approaching the owner they soon found themselves renovating the space and opening At the Corner, a modern diner serving American and Read More …

Kerry’s guest this week is Blake Norman

Blake Norman joined the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC) Lead Center as a business consultant in 2015. He advises potential and current small business owners on a variety of topics, including business startup, the business planning process, and customer retention. Norman received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville Read More …

Kerry’s guest this week is Georgia Mjartan

Tune in this week to hear Kerry’s guest Georgia Mjartan talk socially responsible buisness! When Georgia Mjartan was asked to take over Our House, Little Rock’s primary homeless shelter, in 2005, she walked into a flood-damaged building that was even more under water financially. Now, Mjartan had breathed new life into the organization, which serves 1,000 Read More …

This week’s guest is Rich Cosgrove

At an early age Rich Cosgrove became fascinated with the ancient technology of the preservation of meat through smoking, curing and drying. This led to the formation of a World-Championship Barbecue team with his brothers over 30 years ago. With a background in Engineering and Sales, Cosgrove and his wife, Nancy, opened the Whole Hog Read More …

Friday’s guests are Kim Swink and Chris Spencer

Kerry’s guest this week are Kim Swink and Chris Spencer owners of This Machine Inc. Originally from Arkansas, Kim Swink has lived in NYC for more than 20 years where she works in film and television production. As a freelance writer, producer and director her clients include HBO, Comedy Central, The Independent Film Channel and Sesame Workshop. In 2013, Kim Read More …