Omar Kasim | Dealing a New Hand with Juice Palm

Omar Kasim | Dealing a New Hand with Juice Palm

Tulsa native Omar Kasim didn’t have to go very far from home to find a place that would inspire him to become an entrepreneur. Once he landed at the Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, Kasim knew it was meant to be. His love for Northwest...
David Kersey | Inspiration Through Education

David Kersey | Inspiration Through Education

This is the conclusion of a two-part interview with David Kersey, executive director of the New Design School in Fayetteville. After his arrival in Northwest Arkansas, David Kersey learned about the New Design School from a friend who had worked with a former student...
David Kersey | Art + Tech Creates Ideal Career

David Kersey | Art + Tech Creates Ideal Career

Living in Hog country is a natural fit for David Kersey, executive director of the New Design School in Fayetteville. Although he grew up on the Texas side of Texarkana, Kersey was born in Little Rock and raised by parents who graduated from the University of...
Rick and Cindy Boosey | Paid in Full

Rick and Cindy Boosey | Paid in Full

The founders and owners of KYYA Chocolate, Rick and Cindy Boosey, are truly partners in everything they do. They are happily married, with four adopted daughters—two from China, and twins from Memphis—whom Cindy homeschools. They are also partners in business: Rick...