Season 2 of Made in America

Braving the storm in Atlanta.

As Season 2 opens, Atlanta entrepreneurs Yolanda Owens and the Robinson family are moving their businesses full speed ahead when the COVID-19 shutdowns hit. Learn how they got creative to stay in the game.

Entrepreneur

Yolanda Owens

iwi fresh

"I knew there was more to me than corporate America, a cubicle and four walls."

Yolanda had a corporate engineering gig with a great salary and a 401k. She was living the dream. But it wasn’t her dream. Inspired by her grandma, whose homegrown natural remedies were renowned, she grew her own garden and created iwi fresh skincare. In season 2, Yolanda faces a personal setback as she prepares to open a wellness center for her community.

Entrepreneur

The Robinson Family

MOKIPOPS

"There’s no such thing as being perfect, but we always try to be better."

MOKIPOPS started as a summer project for the Robinson kids. But after they sold 85 popsicles in 45 minutes, a fun activity became an all-hands-on-deck family business. In Season 2, the Robinsons have their popsicles down pat, but must flex to stay open during COVID-19, all while building their brand for the long haul.

Episode guide

Season 2: Atlanta

Madeinamerica Season 2 Episode 1

Episode 1

Discover what it means to be an entrepreneur in Atlanta — and what it takes to overcome barriers and build a stronger community.
Madeinamerica Season 2 Episode 2

Episode 2

Come along for the entrepreneurial journey of the multi-talented Robinson family, founders of Atlanta’s MOKIPOPS.
Madeinamerica Season 2 Episode 3

Episode 3

Atlanta entrepreneur Yolanda Owens opens up about her journey to launch iwi fresh and open a second location during the pandemic.
Madeinamerica Season 2 Episode 4

Episode 4

Witness how Atlanta entrepreneurs rise above the challenges of a pandemic and grow their businesses to new heights.