Rocking ladies: Meet the duo behind American Rocktails

Shaking issues up

After working collectively at a fast-paced bar creating cocktails impressed by musicians, MayaLou Banatwala and Kristen Kreft realized they may flip their ardour right into a enterprise.

Rooted in Cincinnati the place jazz, blues and soul meld collectively, this duo – who’re additionally the entrance ladies of their very own rock bands – needed to toast town’s wealthy music tradition with craft cocktails and distinctive occasions, in order that they launched American Rocktails to do exactly that.

As they proceed to amp up their enterprise, MayaLou and Kristen know that in the event that they’re not pushing their very own desires ahead, they’re making it a actuality for another person, so why not go after it?

Their recommendation to different aspiring entrepreneurs? “Take the prospect and consider in your self.”

See the American Rocktails story as a part of GoDaddy’s Icons of Cincinnati collection, streaming now on YouTube.

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