Business Elevated Podcast (Season 5 Episode 21)
This podcast series features business and government leaders discussing what it’s like to live and work in the great state of Utah.
This episode features a conversation with Kenneth Boggs, the recipient of the Cameron Russell Williams Rising Impact Award, and Ashley Okawa, public information officer at the Governor’s Office of Economic Opportunity.
The Kenneth Boggs Group received the Cameron Russell Williams Rising Impact Award at the 2023 One Utah Summit for its philanthropy work. The award is given by the Cameron Russell Williams Foundation to honor William’s lasting impact and legacy characterized by his rallying cry of, “Dream big. Then bigger than that.” The award honors black business and technology entrepreneurs poised to unite diverse people and provide opportunities that create prosperity for Utahns.
Boggs discusses the importance of family and the selfless and giving culture he has witnessed in Utah since moving from California. He also tells listeners about the story behind every art-inspired Kenneth Boggs suit. The fashion architect gives listeners suggestions for turning their passion into a career and the important role social media played in founding his company. Boggs describes his passion for working with children, why he chose Utah to start his business, what it means to him to receive the Cameron Russell Williams Rising Impact award, and much more.