Kansas City

Skincare Secrets in Chemical Compounding

Dr. Audrey Kunin used her background in chemistry compounding to develop cutting-edge skincare products previously available only to dermatologists and plastic surgeons. Since 1985, her company has grown from a home office to 900 stores nationwide—but her place in the middle market means capital investments are often scarce.


Move Over Silicon Valley

Entrepreneurship can only flourish in a tight-knit, nurturing community of like-minded individuals. This presents a challenge in smaller urban centers such as Kansas City– Can a region more commonly known for its once-mighty manufacturing economy provide the kind of culture needed to produce the next generation of innovators?