York barber’s troubled past shapes life as entrepreneur

Didi & Smiling John’s co-owner John Shilling embraces the unconventional path that’s led him to where he is today.


‘Wired differently’ and agile, founder of K2 Kinetics finds success in York County

Kevin Keller built his Springettsbury Township business by focusing on what he does best: problem-solving.

Graham Center for Collaborative Innovation ‘a real difference-maker’ for York College

The Graham Center for Collaborative Innovation will promote collaboration throughout the entire campus on York College’s distinctive focus on experiential learning.

As Neilly’s hits Whole Foods and beyond, York County-based founder stays resilient

Julie and Albert Ndjee’s company, Neilly’s Foods, manufactures rice mixes and other healthy-focused foods. Their key to success so far? Facing growing pains with grace.

Muhly & Cedar in Shrewsbury blooms out of pandemic

Jen Lubman’s free spirit and eye for design led her to open her borough shop a little more than a year ago.

Family shares Mexican heritage in West York’s ‘hidden gem’ taqueria, El Sol

Tucked behind a Mexican retail store called El Sol is a family-run restaurant that’s serving up traditional dishes, from carne asada to tortas.

4 fundamental changes to SBA program that could affect your small businesses

CGA Law Firm’s John Robert Wilson explains how substantial policy changes to the COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan program could affect your small business.

In changing economy, what tools will help businesses thrive?

PeoplesBank is launching its first webinar as part of a business banking series.

York entrepreneur finds himself cut out for both mowing and motivating

After failing out of college, serving a prison sentence, and losing his brother, Tavon Parker found the motivation to rewrite his story, re-commit to his lawn business, and help other York City teens do the same.

Frank Dittenhafer, co-founder of architectural firm: Focus on the heart of your business

Frank Dittenhafer, President of Murphy & Dittenhafer Architects, says entrepreneurship can’t just be about making money. “It has to be driven by passion.”

After closing her storefront in 2020, Claudia’s Artistry draws up comeback

Claudia Salazar is a self-taught artist whose work can be found on sneakers, t-shirts, leather jackets, and more. Her childhood trauma led her to create and find opportunities for healing.

Master Felicia is not playing: York woman kicks kids into shape with Tae Kwon Do

Dr. Felicia O. A. Dennis wields a fifth-degree black belt, holds a Ph.D. in theology, and will soon serve as a York City Councilwoman. As an entrepreneur, she’s using the lessons of Tae Kwon Do to change the lives of York students and their families.

Entrepreneur with two tech companies downtown asks, ‘Why not York?’

Kevin Cramer’s life sciences software company Sapio Sciences and sales and marketing tracking business Veloxity stand out in a city not necessarily known as a technology hub.

Rynn Caputo, co-founder of mission-driven cheese business, on what makes a good entrepreneur

Rynn Caputo, the co-founder of Caputo Brothers Creamery, has cried in her spilled milk. The pandemic has pushed the entrepreneur into more challenges than she could have anticipated, but her determination carries her forward.

Crafting a new life, contractor builds his American dream

Ulises Salinas has relied on patience – both in learning his craft and the ways of a new country – to help him grow his business.