The Wynwood Yard’s entrepreneurial spirit soars on January 20th as it spotlights Miami’s youngest and brightest minds at its inspiring Young Entrepreneurs Day
, in partnership with supporting sponsor Tedge Network
. Kids and teens show us their business chops, share their ideas and motivate our community with their infectious determination while guests kick-start some of your own ideas through demos, workshops, readings, info booths and activities.
Join us on Saturday, January 20th from noon to 4 p.m.
and meetTaylor Moxey
, an internationally-known entrepreneur, speaker, author and philanthropist who turned a $40 loan from her parents into a growing empire known as Taylor Moxey Inc.
Enjoy a cooking demo with Tyler Zager
, 13, chef, advocate of “No Kid Hungry” and TV star.
Chat with Zoe Terry,
11, founder of non-profit organization, Zoe’s Dolls
, with a mission to give toys to girls in need and to combat bullying by empowering young African-American girls. An entrepreneur at heart, Zoe promotes entrepreneurship in young girls ages 8 to 13, with her Girlpreneur
mentorship program! Zoe also boasts a line of retail products, is launching her own doll to market and is a published author.
Community organizations and local businesses will be on-site offering fun, interactive workshops and demos including the young performers of Guitars Over Guns
, a mind-body balance class with Focused Movement Academy
, a workshop for parents on how to teach your children about money, a gooey slime-making workshop led by 13-year old Mermaid Slimez
Etsy shop owner, Isabella Coloma
and a Brazilian dessert-making demo led by the sisters of Rustica Desserts
, among many others! Juan Casimiro from Biznovator
will offer a workshop for kids who have an idea and are interested in taking the next step in business.
Additional participants include Gryph and IvyRose
, a producer of holistic products to keep your budding entrepreneur focused and healthy, Focused Movement Academy
keeping kids active, strong and motivated through fun, team-building fitness programs, Taste of Immokalee
, a program that educates young minds on how to build businesses with a social mission and commitment, and Zing Rides
, a safe and reliable ride-sharing solution for kids age 8+ on the go in the Miami area.
Know of a budding entrepreneur who should be at Young Entrepreneurs Day? The Wynwood Yard continues to search for youngsters who have successfully launched businesses, preferably with websites, Etsy pages, or other business resources, as well as kids who are using their talents to raise funds and/or awareness for good causes. Also, calling on adults or kids who would like to be sponsors of the event.
Please email Julie Frans, Community and Culinary Director at The Wynwood Yard at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you have any questions!