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Inspiring Stories from Norcross

The heart of our mission at VoyageATL is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Atlanta’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool.  Check out rising stars from in and around Norcross below.

Bud DeWayne and Dennis Householder

The story of xMode Media began in 2007 when Bud and Dennis met while providing telecommunications consulting to the Defense and Aerospace industries, particularly in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), or drones. Read more>>

Lee Robinson

My journey began soon after graduation from college. With a degree in Architecture, I went to work for the company that designed and built Coca-Cola’s pavilion at the Calgary Winter Olympics. You know, the games with Eddie the Eagle and the Jamaican Bobsled Team. Read more>>

Sierra Nobles

I started of with Fit Body Boot Camp as a client. Like so many people, the struggle with juggling life, jobs, kids, & activities out my own health on the back burner. It took my friend 6 months to convince me to try it out. When I joined FBBC, I immediately became hooked. Read more>>

Alicia Segars and Cooper Hudson

Cooper & I met working together at Last Resort Grill almost 20 years ago. We often talked about opening a restaurant together and in 2006 we opened the original Mama’s Boy location serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. The first few years were very challenging due to the recession and fine-tuning what worked best for us. Read more>>

Rodderick Fedd, Sr.

Growth Development Systems started as an idea that was bounced around with a classmate and I. The plan was to open a shop that does computer repair, but also offers serious training that could help others break into the IT field. Read more>>

Lorne and Malinda McCaslin

The Baking Grounds Bakery Café, home of “I Do Cake” is a real, old fashioned specialty cake boutique which has been creating cakes for ALL occasions for over 50 years. A family tradition since 1958, we want to be your first choice for all things Bakery. Read more>>

Jenna and Evan Simmons

Evan and I graduated from UGA, got engaged, and started a nonprofit to provide photography and videography for international missionaries in 2014. We served abroad for about a year before we began shooting weddings together. Read more>>

Lacy Carter

It all started with my passion for teaching others the important of physical activity and health. I’ve also always wanted to run my own business, so Personal Training was a no-brainer. I didn’t really find my target population until I found my purpose. A few months ago, my Dad was diagnosed with Lung Cancer. Read more>>

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