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Little Mama Shirt Shop

Episode 79 – Chynna Hansen, Little Mama Shirt Shop

Posted: October 8, 2020 at 5:00 am   /   Business, Design, Editor's Choice, Featured, Uncategorized

Mom’s Supporting Mom’s On an initial investment of $400, Chynna Hansen started an on-line shirt shop as a way to make extra income to help pay household bills while her husband went to school. “I think I didn’t know I was an entrepreneur maybe even when I was,” Chynna said about the business success. Chynna […]

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Wild Adventure Corn Maze

Episode 74 – Ryan Searle, Wild Adventure Corn Maze & Sunflower Days

Posted: August 13, 2020 at 5:00 am   /   Business, Design, Editor's Choice, Entertainment, Events, Featured, Uncategorized

Agriculture for Entertainment Ryan was determined not to be a farmer like his family before him. He went to school and studied business because he knew he wanted to be a business owner. Loving motorsports he had planned to own and operate a motorsports business. Due to some unforeseen circumstances that goal did not pan […]

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Bob's Indoor Golf

Episode 71 – Bob Gretz, Bob’s Indoor Golf (B.I.G.)

Posted: July 16, 2020 at 5:00 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Entertainment, Events, Featured, Sport, Uncategorized

Avid Golfers Rejoice When Bob’s wife informed him that they were moving from Washington, D.C. to Idaho Falls to be closer to family he immediately investigated what East Idaho would offer him in the way of golfing. Learning that there was only about 7 months of the year where golfing was feasible he quickly started […]

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Pick PT

Episode 67 – Cordell Pickering, Pick PT & Apex Fitness and Performance

Posted: June 18, 2020 at 5:00 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Featured, Health, Service, Uncategorized

Supporting Business & Strengthening Lives Cordell always knew he wanted to be a Physical Therapist but he also knew he wanted to be an entrepreneur. “When I was 16 years old I did an English report where our teacher told us to find a profession we were interested in. The projections showed that physical therapy […]

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The Development Company

Episode 57 – Ken Poulsen, The Development Company

Posted: March 31, 2020 at 3:36 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Featured, Finance, Service, Uncategorized

SPECIAL BONUS EPISODE Many of us in small businesses are wondering what the new CARES Act is and what other financial assistance the Small Business Association may have available for us. According to Ken Poulsen, “SBA has a lot of resources for businesses right now.” Ken is the Senior Loan Officer for The Development Company […]

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Episode 45 – Laurel Bloomfield: Dreamers Makers Doers, Pocket Innerwear, Launch Incubator

Posted: December 26, 2019 at 5:00 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Featured, Uncategorized

Great Life Lessons Laurel Bloomfield dreamed of being a mom, and she is living that dream, but it didn’t come the way that she had envisioned. After twists and turns that fueled her resolve, Laurel is an example of taking the challenges that life has given her and tackling them with all the energy of […]

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Episode 27 – Shelly Yorgesen – The Veranda and Givent Executive Network

Posted: June 27, 2019 at 6:00 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Featured, Uncategorized

Master of Connecting 10 years ago Shelly Yorgesen received an email that would change her future and her life work. Networking is a fundamental concept for most business owners but Shelly’s story is one of taking it to the next level for herself and for many whom she has connected. The idea was to create […]

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Episode 24 – Linda Galindo of Galindo Consulting

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 6:00 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Featured, Uncategorized

Accountability Guarantees Success Although not an East Idahoan proper, Linda’s influence has been felt in East Idaho for over a decade through the work she has done in the area. After years as a journalist covering government and business, Linda Galindo was fed up covering stories focused on a lack of accountability. She left journalism […]

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Angie's Queen Bean

Episode 22 – Angie’s Queen Bean

Posted: May 16, 2019 at 6:00 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Featured, Uncategorized

Birth of Queenie If you’ve seen the truck that wears a crown, you’ve seen Angie in her coffee truck. Angie English started her coffee truck business in March of this year and it’s already attracted a loyal following. Angie’s Queen Bean is unique to the Idaho Falls area. There are local coffee shops that deliver […]

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Episode 17 – 2Trax Growth Partners

Posted: March 28, 2019 at 6:00 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Featured, Uncategorized

Action Coach After starting several different business, Shane Leavitt found his calling in being a business coach. “When I heard this [presentation] I just knew it was my life calling,” he told me. For the past year and a half he has been growing his coaching business and pursing his dream to help other businesses […]

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