At the age of 15, inspired by a book and armed with his grandfather’s applesauce recipe, Ethan launched his dream of being an entrepreneur. He attended Hiram College where he studied business management and entrepreneurship at Hiram College and launched in 2014. Today, Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce is currently sold at over 200 locations, including Heinens, Target, Acme Fresh Market, Marcs, Giant Eagle Market District, Whole Foods, and many more! Ethan has been featured in Black Enterprise Magazine, The Plain Dealer, FOX 8 News, PBS, and more. Come hear how Ethan is building his applesauce empire.
What is Hiram College Fireside Chats?
Fireside Chats – 60 minutes of stimulating conversation with some of NE Ohio’s most interesting entrepreneurs. Get the inside story from folks who have taken the leap and who are willing to share what they’ve learned - the good, the bad and the inspiring! Fireside Chats – Real Entrepreneurs! – Real Stories! – Real Learning!
Fireside Chats hosted by The Center for Integrated Entrepreneurship at Hiram College