State of Small Business Video

  • Luxe furniture made from old bowling lanes  

    Jim Malone, owner of Brooklyn-based CounterEvolution, takes abandoned bowling lane wood and creates beautiful pieces of furniture for your home or office.

  • Bob Marley inspires son's coffee startup 

    Reggae legend Bob Marley's son Rohan co-founded Marley Coffee, a brand dedicated to sustainable farming and social entrepreneurship.

  • How Big Gay Ice Cream came to be 

    Douglas Quint came up with the idea for a different kind of ice cream truck one summer in NYC, and Big Gay Ice Cream has since blossomed into a brand with storefronts on both coasts.

  • How hand-crafted ukuleles are made 

    Mike DaSilva left his job in the tech industry a decade ago and followed his passion, making beautifully hand-crafted ukuleles that sell for thousands of dollars.

  • Turning America's street guns into jewelry 

    Peter Thum, founder of Ethos water, has a new socially conscious business venture, Liberty United, taking guns from cities like Philadelphia and Syracuse and turning them into jewelry.

  • NY lobster business claws back after Sandy  

    Superstorm Sandy hit Susan Povich and Ralph Gorham with nearly half a million dollars in rebuilding costs. But one year later, Red Hook Lobster Pound is back on its feet and business is booming.

  • Cronut - the treat people wait hours for 

    The Cronut, a croissant-doughnut hybrid filled with cream, is taking NYC by storm, with people waiting hours in line and paying as much as $40 to get one.

  • Pitching the next great startup 

    From undercover yoga, to frozen yogurt for dogs, small business owners trying out for the ABC series 'Shark Tank' give their quick pitches.

  • View from Main Street in one small town 

    We visited Maplewood, N.J., and spoke to small business owners about what it's like to run a shop in today's economic climate.

Hottest cars at the NY Auto Show  
Here are some of the best offerings from international automakers on display at the New York Auto Show.  Play
$25 million home comes with a Rolls Royce  
​This 12,000 square-foot, 5-bedroom townhouse in Manhattan's Upper East Side is modeled after the Palace of Versailles​and comes with many lavish amenities, including a brand new Rolls Royce.​​​​  Play
McLaren's new 207mph beast  
The new McLaren 650S has a top speed of 207 mph, and can go 0-60 in under 3 seconds. It cranks out 641 horsepower from its small 3.8 liter turbo-charged V8 engine, that's more power than the 12C.  Play
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