February 20, 2018
Each letter of our name, CEIPHERS, stands for one of the values of our company. Change Educate Inspire Prevail Help Empower Realize Success The first letter C, stands for Change … and is inspired by my life story. Due to various hardships, I dropped out of college. As much as I wanted to finish school, God had other plans for me. After a few years of struggling, I didn’t like the person I was becoming.
February 13, 2018
In the last blog, I wrote about a drive Rachel and I took back to Phoenix a few years ago – a drive where we picked the name of my future business. I was feeling pretty good, having the name picked out and all. Then Rachel asked me a question I wasn’t prepared to answer. She wanted to know how I was going to do it? How was I going to turn my dream into
February 6, 2018
I’ve always wanted to own my own business. Before Ceiphers Clothing, I had started up another clothing brand in Flagstaff, Arizona. I ultimately sold my shares to my partner because we had different visions for the company. In hindsight, I realize that my previous business was nothing in comparison to what we had created with Ceiphers Clothing. One afternoon in 2015, Rachel and I were driving back to Phoenix from a trip to visit relatives.
January 30, 2018
So often you hear about relationships that started as love at first sight. It didn’t happen that way for us, but I think how we eventually fell in love gives us an even stronger connection. We met in 2012 in college at Northern Arizona University. It was Homecoming Day and I had just walked in the door at a friend’s party. I saw Rachel and thought she was so beautiful. I just had to meet
January 23, 2018
Every business has a beginning and the “why” is the most important part of any business. Why do you do what you do? Why do you sacrifice rest and a social life in order to grow a business? There are two “whys” in my story. It wasn’t until my grandmother’s passing that I truly realized the positive impact she had on her family and her community. She was a big part of my childhood and