Each day at Georgia Boys BBQ, Alexander and Reckinger slow-cook beef, pork and chicken to create Southern style sandwiches and platters, with sides and desserts made from scratch. “The fact that we built up our customer base for a year before we opened helped our restaurant be successful when it opened,” says Alexander.
CandyGrind is a clothing brand that creates apparel and accessories tailored to serve customers’ active lifestyles. CandyGrind’s winter line includes leather gloves, knitted headwear, jackets, and sweaters while its summer line includes tank-tops, T-shirts, and board-shorts. Additionally, CandyGrind sells caps, leather wallets, and technical backpacks.
“People who are new to the United States have no clue about insurance; it is a foreign concept,” says Alkaabi. “When becoming involved in a strange system such as insurance, people like to deal with someone who understands their background. I know that these are hard workers from poor countries who have experienced suffering. I can relate to that.”