1. Do you remember Harry Markopolos? As a financial analyst for a Boston investment firm, Markopolos was asked to reverse engineer Bernie Madoff’s trading strategy and revenue streams. The unregistered hedge fund was producing stratospheric returns and the investment firm wanted to duplicate Madoff’s success. According to an interview with 60 Minutes, Markopolos said it took […]
    Jul 11, 2018
    3 min read
  2. Mike Mallozzi of Borderlands Brewing Company joined Karla on this week's Thrive Tucson. Borderlands is a Tucson-based brewery that uses German techniques from the 1800s to brew beer made for the scorching Sonoran sun. Mike discusses how Borderlands first came to be, what he's learned about running a business, and how support from the local community contributed to the brewery's success.
    Jul 9, 2018
    1 min read
  3. Quinlan Wilhite of Qmulative joined Karla on this week's Thrive Tucson. Qmulative is a Tucson-based fashion and lifestyle brand that offers streetwear and apparel with a Southwest flair. Quinlan discusses how his grandmother influenced his interest in the fashion industry, how he expanded his skills and knowledge on clothing design, and what collaborative projects he has been a part of since starting Qmulative.
    Jun 19, 2018
    1 min read
  4. Mary Ann Mulligan from Catalina In-Home Services shares advice about navigating the complex world of healthcare and how her business has thrived for more than 35 years. She discusses the most important thing you can do that almost guarantees a repeat customer–deliver amazing personalized customer service. For more on Catalina In-Home Services, check out their […]
    Jun 18, 2018
    1 min read
  5. Over the past few years, shopping local has become a rallying cry for those looking to bolster their own communities. People have discovered that when spending remains in the community, more money is circulated throughout the local economy, creating more businesses, more jobs, and more prosperity. Even though the “shop local” trend has caught on with […]