EVERY LEGACY HAS A BEGINNING: PART I
Debbie Staples, Jackie Hardin, and Jerome Vance share their family legacy that started in the small town of Lynchburg, Tennessee.
EVERY LEGACY HAS A BEGINNING: PART II
The Green Family, Melvin Keebler, and Byron Copeland celebrate the past and future of the Green family legacy.
THE STORY OF NATHAN “NEAREST” GREEN AND JACK
In celebration of Black History Month, join us in raising a glass to honor the legacy of our first Master Distiller Nathan "Nearest" Green, and his mentorship of Jack Daniel. Learn more about this story of two men, their unique friendship, and the remarkable legacy they created. Seen above is George Green (son of Nearest Green), seated next to Jack.
The Ali Family
The Ali family has been in business since 1958 with the iconic Ben’s Chili Bowl. Introducing spice and flair to American cuisine has allowed them to become trailblazers in the food industry. Located on U Street, historically known as Black Broadway in Washington, DC, read more on their family legacy that continues to this day.
The Joiner Family
Atlanta Influences Everything is a civic-minded creative consultancy focused on combining civic, corporate/commerce, and cultural understanding to create unique and authentic relationships that lead to better community building.
Bem Joiner’s role in his business is a direct reflection of his father’s civic engagement while also being raised in Atlanta’s “Outkast” era.