Stories with 'small businesses' tag

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


Opening a business in Miami doesn’t have to be ‘the worst’

Michael Sarasti’s job is to make government easier for residents. He’s starting with the dreaded permitting process.

/ April 12, 2017


Lulu’s Ice Cream: The scoop on a Miami entrepreneur

Luisa “Lulu” Santos, a 24-year-old entrepreneur, came home to Miami to start her ice cream business. From lychees to leche, find out how Lulu’s is bringing local flavor to your sweet summer treats.

/ May 27, 2015


Your View: The Fight for Craft Beer

A David-versus- Goliath battle brewing over the regulation of Florida’s burgeoning craft beer industry. Marco A. Leyte-Vidal, III, Miami’s Craft Commander, explains what’s happening in the fight, and makes a case for what the legislature should do to support local breweries.

/ February 18, 2015