Where Street Smarts
And Book Smarts Collide.

Did you ever want to take an MBA course in entrepreneurship? Well, we've got the crash course.
On The Shrimp Tank, we interview some of the brightest and best CEO's around the country to
get the executive course on becoming a successful entrepreneur.

Michael Gardner / NAI Capstone

Mike has been responsible for the delivery of both large and small retail concepts. He has hired and managed lawyers, real estate brokers, architects and civil/mechanical/electrical engineers for years. Continue reading

Gina Radke / Galley Support Innovations

Gina Radke has served as CEO of Galley Support Innovations since 2007. She is an International Trade Advisor to Congress, serves on the Governor’s Career Education and Workforce Development Board and is well known for her involvement in community service. Continue reading

Daron Plummer Jr. / A+ Technologies

Daron Plummer, Jr. is an entrepreneur with a passion for technology. He founded A+ Technologies in 2016 to provide businesses with premier IT solutions, services, and support. Daron graduated from JA Fair High School with a Magnet seal in information technology and systems engineering in 2008. Continue reading

Ken Clark / Chenal Family Therapy

Ken Clark is the Founder and Practice Director of Chenal Family Therapy here in Little Rock. Under his leadership, CFT has grown by nearly 70% annually since its inception in 2010. Ken specializes in working with high conflict couples, business owners and high-powered sales professionals, complex family issues involving multiple members and generations, anger management, sex / intimacy issues, and personality disorders (specializing in Borderline Personality Disorder). Continue reading

Dr. Michael Butler / Restoration Health Chiropractic

Dr. Michael Butler feels that his purpose in life is to be a vessel for God to use to help people reach the height of their God-given potential through specific chiropractic care and an overall healthy lifestyle. Continue reading

Alese Stroud / Vortylon

Alese is the founder and CEO of Corporate Insight Strategy and a founding partner of Vortylon. Her consulting client list reads like a who’s who of the largest banks in the US. She is nationally recognized for her expertise in financial software project management, customer account analysis, and profitability analysis. She coaches client organizations to prepare for large multiple growth and leadership transitions Continue reading

Alese Stroud / Vortylon

Alese is the founder and CEO of Corporate Insight Strategy and a founding partner of Vortylon. Her consulting client list reads like a who’s who of the largest banks in the US. She is nationally recognized for her expertise in financial software project management, customer account analysis, and profitability analysis. She coaches client organizations to prepare for large multiple growth and leadership transitions Continue reading

Drew Baker / Expressway Airport Parking

Drew Baker is the owner of Expressway Airport Parking which has served Little Rock for over 30 years. It was a part of a partnership that purchased the business in 1999 and Drew has been the sole owner since 2008. Continue reading

Amy Moorehead / Nexus Coffee & Creative

After working for two years as the Development & Special Events Director for Arkansas Hospitality Association, Amy began dreaming to create a hub where people of all walks of life and background could connect. Nexus Coffee & Creative opened its doors in July of 2017 and is now home to the creative minds of the community. Continue reading

Mike Russell / PuroClean of Arkansas

Mike Russell, loves being able to help those in need through his service with PuroClean. As a longtime volunteer with youth sports, youth counseling at North Little Rock High School, and The VAN warming shelters in winter, he cares deeply about his community. Continue reading