Stories with 'business' tag

This ‘madrina’ is creating a community for Miami’s women entrepreneurs

Gaby Guzman created Las Comadres in an effort to bring Miami women entreprneurs together in an engaging space.

/ March 18, 2019

International Women’s Day Pop-up Fair

In celebration of International Women’s Day, United Way Women United will host its very first Pop-Up Fair featuring gifts, handcrafted accessories, bites and more from 15 local women-owned small businesses. Guests will enjoy music from Girls Make Beats and live performances from agencies that support women and girls issues, including Mind & Melody. Proceeds will […]

/ February 25, 2019

Growing Miami start-up says its diverse workforce is one of its greatest strengths

YellowPepper co-founder and CEO, Serge Elkiner, center, celebrates the diversity of the Miami-based business. Photo by YellowPepper YellowPepper is red hot. Last year, the Miami-based company that helps people make cashless transactions closed $12.5 million in Series D financing, growing its total investments from Visa and other partners to $50 million in funding. The exponentially […]

/ January 28, 2019

Made by hand with love

On a shelf in the bakery section of Whole Foods, there’s a package of baklava with a label that reads “Prepared with Love by Syrian Refugee Women in Miami.” The journey of getting that baklava on that shelf was a long one led by Christa Tawil, a Syrian refugee who started Zaytouna Foods in 2017. […]

/ January 14, 2019

Intro to Digital Marketing – Wynfo Session

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SEO, and oh so much more! Come join us for a free Digital Marketing Introduction Course and learn from Mike Schott about what it takes to be an awesome Digital Marketer. Facebook now has over a billion daily active users across the globe. The platform is the ideal place to get your […]

/ December 19, 2018

Intro to JavaScript: 101 (Workshop)

Join us for a 101: Intro to JavaScript!  Learn from our talented Head Instructor who will walk you through the JavaScript course and answer questions for you along the way. This is designed for beginners and tech aficionados. If you seek to enhance your professional skills, this introductory lesson is the first step! During the […]

/ November 15, 2018

User Experience & User Interface Design (UX/UI) Workshop

Join us for a UX/UI sample class at Wyncode Academy, on Tuesday, December 4th from 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM. Our sample class will outline an approach to User Experience (UX), while we traverse the foundations of UX/UI we will learn how to create in real time and in a classroom style setting. Event Schedule […]

/ November 15, 2018

Opportunity Knocks on CIC’s Front Door

Nestled between Overtown and Allapattah, CIC’s Miami office is located in what’s known as an Opportunity Zone, an economically-distressed community where investments into area businesses may be eligible for tax breaks.

/ November 1, 2018

When big art money isn’t the only game in town

Artist Jeff Koons appears in “The Price of Everything,” a documentary about the global art market. Commissioner and Art Market Liaison will be presenting a special screening of the film on November 7 at 7:30 PM at Silverspot Cinema. Purchase tickets via Silverspot Cinema. (Photo courtesy of “The Price of Everything”) What was once an […]

/ November 1, 2018

Wyncode Pitch Day XXVII

Wyncode, Florida’s first brick & mortar coding bootcamp, invites you to join our 27th Pitch Day at Venture Cafe! After an intense 10 weeks of Full Time Web Development Bootcamp, Wyncoders have poured their lives into their work, harnessing new skills and becoming web developers in the process. You will witness our new soon to be Wyncode alumni […]

/ August 20, 2018