Many people know actor Dennis Haysbert from his role as the President of the United States in the mega popular, long-running series “24.” Or as
the handsome philanderer in the hit film “Waiting To Exhale.” But
besides these and the countless other film and TV roles he has under his
belt, Haysbert is dividing his time between acting, producing and launching his
golf and yoga apparel brand, DH6 Gear.
When Neal Farinah emigrated from his native country Trinidad to the United States, he had a dream of building his own successful business. Today, he has one of the most popular salons in Brooklyn, New York. He has become one of the industry’s most respected and sought after hairstylists.
The Gem Project, a non-profit organization that aims to empower young
people by giving them useful educational tools, was inspired by a
personal experience. Here, founder Amanda Ebokosia shares her story.