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Mar 13, 2024

On this episode, Andrew Allen talks with Chuck Kelly, owner of Chuck's Salon, as he recounts his childhood upbringing on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, his journey into the hairdressing industry, and the development of his successful salon business on the Gulf Coast. Chuck emphasizes the importance of providing...


Feb 14, 2024

In this Bottled Up episode, host Andrew Allen sits down with special guest Tom Bennett, owner of Tom's Extreme Pizzeria in Ocean Springs, to delve into the world of running a successful business. Tom shares the challenges of finding reliable employees and navigating increasing costs, all while maintaining a casual,...


Jan 17, 2024

In this episode, Andrew Allen talks with special guests Duane Dyess and Jesus Ramirez from Allen Beverages. These long-time Allen Beverages team members discuss their experiences working under their legendary mentor, Andre, emphasizing the importance of following instructions and completing tasks diligently....


Dec 20, 2023

In this episode, host Andrew Allen welcomes guest Drake Killingsworth, owner of Killer Crab and Seafood Company. The conversation revolves around Drake's deep-rooted involvement in the seafood business, his strong family ties, and the challenges and successes of running a seafood restaurant.

Drake emphasizes the...


Nov 15, 2023

In today's episode, we have a special guest, Dave Melton, owner-operator of the popular Rockin' Chicken and Waffles restaurant. Joining our host, Andrew Allen, Dave shares his journey as an entrepreneur and his passion for music and radio. As they delve into the world of local business, they discuss the importance of...