Rank #1: S6E2 Jamie Wier, Michael Boerner, and Jack Allin of WBA Architecture
On this episode of Made in Mississippi Casey meets with Jamie, Michael, and Jack of Wier Boerner Allin Architecture. From the Brandon Amphitheater to Mississippi State's Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, these talented partners are making a lasting impact on our state.
Jul 17 2019
Rank #2: S1:E6 Will Primos on Made In Mississippi
Will Primos is the founder and CEO of Primos Hunting. Primos Hunting manufactures calls for elk, deer, turkey, predator, and waterfowl as as blinds, shooting assessors, game cameras, attractants and supplements. They also produce the popular video series PRIMOS TRUTH ABOUT HUNTING.
Sep 21 2016
Rank #3: S6E6 Alex Eaton of Restaurants Aplos and The Manship
On this episode of Made in Mississippi Casey talks with Alex Eaton who owns two restaurants in Jackson, Aplos Simple Mediterranean and The Manship Wood Fired Kitchen. They discuss the commitment and grit that it takes to maintain a business even after having a great start. Having recently gone through some tough times Alex talks about building a successful team and how it has helped his business thrive more than ever.
Sep 12 2019
Rank #4: S5E10 Harry Crumpler of T-Bones Records & Cafe
This episode of Made in Mississippi comes from the City of Hattiesburg. Harry Crumpler Jr talks about continuing to thrive as a record store owner while the music industry becomes less and less friendly for hard-copy retailers. T-Bones perseveres as a full scale record store while simultaneously operating as a full-menu cafe. We know you'll be challenged and encouraged by this episode of Made In Mississippi!
Jun 05 2019
Rank #5: S1:E2 Kristen Ley on Made In Mississippi
Aug 04 2016
Rank #6: S1:E3 Joel Bomgar on Made In Mississippi
Joel Bomgar, formerly of Bomgar Corperation and now a State Representative, started a technology company in 2003 and grew that company to a pretty insane scale. In this episode we’ll talk about how entrepreneurship is scratching your own itch, what’s holding Mississippi back as a state, and what it feels like to sell your company. We also talk about the importance of enjoying the journey of entrepreneurship. This is crucial. If we don't enjoy the journey, then what's the point?
Aug 04 2016
Rank #7: S2:E10 Stephen Johnston on Made In Mississippi
We're so thankful to have Stephen Johnston on Made In Mississippi. Founder and CEO of smart energy company SmartSynch, that sold for 100 million in 2012, Stephen has a ton of great advance for companies and founders. After leaving the company, he now spends his days producing films. He is lead investor and a Producer of Same Kind of Different As Me, a major motion picture to be released in 2017 in partnership with Paramount Pictures Corporation. I trust you guys will enjoy this episode with Stephen Johnston.
Aug 31 2017
Rank #8: BONUS EPISODE with Vince Jordan of Lobaki
VR, AR, XR, Get ready Misissippi!
Nov 01 2018
Rank #9: S4E7 Mary Jennifer Russell of Sugaree's Bakery
Wildly successful baker and Small Business Person of the year Mary Jennifer Russel joins us on this episode of Made In Mississippi.
Oct 03 2018
Rank #10: S3E3 Kendall Poole
On this episode of Made In Mississippi we speak with Founder and CEO Kendall Poole.
Mar 06 2018
Rank #11: S4E4 Hartley Peavey
Hartley is a founder and CEO of Peavey Electronics Corporation and a well-known innovator in the musical equipment industry. Hartley Peavey founded Peavey Electronics, one of the world’s largest manufacturers and suppliers of musical and professional audio equipment, in 1964 after building his first amplifier in 1956. Since its foundation, Peavey Electronics has been privately owned, and has grown massively from their humble beginnings in Hartley's basement in the 1950s.
Aug 23 2018
Rank #12: S1:E5 Jeff Good on Made In Mississippi
Jeff Good is an extremely accomplished restaurateur. He spends his days running 3 of Mississippians most successful restaurants. After college, Jeff spent 7 years working as a computer salesman for a Fortune 100 technology company. After that time Jeff opened BRAVO! with his partner Dan Blumenthal in the spring of 1994. They later opened Broadstreet Bakery and Sal and Mookies. In this episode, you'll hear about the hard work and sacrifices that it takes to establish and run a restaurant. This episode is loaded with practical tips and advice that I know you will enjoy.
Sep 07 2016
Rank #13: S5E2 Doug Hederman of Hederman Brothers Printing
Doug Hederman is the CEO of Hederman Brothers Printing founded in 1898 in Jackson, MS.
Feb 05 2019
Rank #14: S5E4 Chip, Tommy, and Dr.V of Miskelly Furniture
Miskelly Furniture is a household name, if for no other reason, than most Mississippians households are furnished by Miskelly Furniture. You'll be encouraged by not only hearing their business strategy, but also their "Why" behind what they do each day.
Mar 06 2019
Rank #15: S2:E7 Chane of Studio Chane on Made In Mississippi
Jul 26 2017
Rank #16: S2:E5 Amie and Justin Nunez on Made In Mississippi
Husband and wife team Justin and Amie Nunez stand behind the curtain of Groove House, a business that provides private music education to all ages in Hattiesburg, MS and the surrounding areas. Groove House was born out of the idea that musical education absolutely needs to be rooted in strong theory and technique, regardless of your instrument; but it needs to be equally balanced with freedom to play any style. Justin states, “The driving force behind Groove House is the goal of creating musicians. Being a musician requires being creative, flexible, and skilled. With Groove House, we have created an environment where anyone can have fun learning to play music that they love.”
Jun 28 2017
Rank #17: S2:E6 David Landrum on Made In Mississippi
I know you guys will enjoy this episode with David Landrum founder of the (new) town of Livingston in Madison County, MS.
Jul 12 2017
Rank #18: S4E6 Jake Franklin of Deep South Pops
Gourmet Popsicles, who would have thought! Jake Franklin has built a successful, 2 location shop from just that concept.
Sep 19 2018
Rank #19: S2:E8 Jim Richmond of C Spire on Made In Mississippi
Jim is the VP of Marketing for telecomm giant C Spire. C Spire was born and raised right here in our home state. Jim shares a bit about the story of C Spire, his time their, and some valuable advice for small businesses.
Aug 09 2017
Rank #20: S5E6 Gene Dent, Will White, and Walter Wofford Talk Real Estate - Part 1
Real estate is a great place for aspiring entrepreneurs to learn what its like to manage their own business. Gene Dent, Will White, and Walter Wofford share their unique goals and experiences in real estate to talk pitfalls, successes, and what it takes to thrive in the fertile Mississippi real estate market.
Apr 02 2019