Personal stories from the frontline of the immigration debate. See the latest coverage of our series on The Daily Beast.
The entrepreneur’s harrowing experience to get her green card led her to start her own immigration law firm.
Business: Legal Firm & Website
Ati Okelo Williams started DC Home Buzz to help homebuyers understand the market and financial information to find the best homes for their families.
Success to me is to satisfy that yearning that drove me to do what I do, which is to make a living while doing good for others.
When I came to America I knew that I had a choice to make: either live an ordinary life or make a difference and become my own boss.
I started my business after realizing the void there were in the wine industry in term of proper brand management, selling strategies missing for Champagne category.
A survivor of multiple wars, the founder of NHK Consulting found safe haven and economic independence as an entrepreneur in the U.S.
I wanted to create one of a kind handmade accessories for people who wanted to express their unique style and stand out from the crowd.
Nada Kiblawi was born in a refugee camp, lived through a few wars and finally found safe haven and economic independence as an entrepreneur in the U.S.
From hostile religious groups in Iraq to community boards, the ‘Kommon Denominator’ founder gets people to talk and resolve their problems.
In the coming months The Story Exchange will be joining the national conversation on immigration reform by telling the personal stories of immigrant entrepreneurs. Watch the first profile in our new series.
A closer look at immigrant women entrepreneurs and what an immigration reform could mean for them and America’s future.
Aside from your new look, there’s something else going on in hair salons that can make you feel better.
Ana Perez overcame her fear of failure to found her hair salon, Kika.
Several African-American women entrepreneurs have expressed their appreciation for Sylvia Woods following news that the “Queen of Soul Food” had died on Thursday at the age of 86 in New York. Woods, who started her soul-food restaurant in Harlem in the early 1960s, was remembered as a ground- breaking entrepreneur who paved the way for women of color.