Lemonade Stories

photoRichard Branson, founder of Virgin Atlantic Airways, learned lessons in risk-taking from his mother, Eve, a pilot and World War II veteran. Home Depot's Arthur Blank learned from his mother that a widow with a young child can successfully run her own business.

In the new documentary, "Lemonade Stories," these entrepreneurs and others share the secrets of their successes and talk about the person who inspired them — their moms.

Click the "Listen" link to hear Mary Mazzio, entrepreneur, executive producer, writer and director of "Lemonade Stories," talk about how mothers have inspired some of the world's most influential entrepreneurs.


Mary Mazzio, award-winning filmmaker, writer, producer, and director of "Lemonade Stories," other films include "A Hero for Daisy" and "Apple Pie"

Tom Scott, co-founder, Nantucket Nectars

Arthur Blank, co-founder, Home Depot

Billy Starr, founder, Pan Mass Challenge, has raised more than $100-million for cancer research.

This program aired on May 7, 2004. The audio for this program is not available.


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