Category: Success Stories

Matty and Benny are Helping Other Kids Have Fun and Feel Stronger

Kids are pretty active to start, but between at-school physical education, after-class extracurriculars, and playing at the park, you’d think kids like Matty and Benny Smalarz would be worn out by the end of the day. Not quite—in fact, the brothers have come up with a great way to exercise, feel strong, and have fun

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Not Your Average Lemonade Stand: Mikaila’s BeeSweet Lemonade

Mikaila Ulmer of Austin, Texas has produced a refreshing and sustainable beverage, pulled $60,000 in startup funding from one of the world’s leading fashion moguls on ‘Shark Tank,’ and secured a four-state contract with Whole Foods. She’s 11 years old. Mikaila didn’t start off with your average lemonade stand. In fact, she wasn’t at all

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Kidpreneur Rachel Zietz Is Building Better Lacrosse Equipment

Rachel Zietz loved Lacrosse but got fed-up with the products on the market that were constantly falling apart and needing to be replaced or repaired. She kept thinking Lacrosse would be a whole lot more enjoyable with equipment that actually worked and lasted for a long time. So she did what any teenage kidpreneur does…

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Kidpreneur Designer Mackenzie Gass, Founder Of More Than Jeans

We always get excited when we get stories about real life kidpreneurs that are making waves in the business world. Today we’re featuring an interview with kidpreneur and eco fashion purse designer Mackenzie Gass. Mackenzie got the idea to recycle existing material, in this case jeans, into an unexpected new product: purses! We spoke with

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10 Young Brilliant Minds You Will Want To Know About

Gen Z is a group that’s comprised of high school students and younger, yet they’re poised to become the most entrepreneurial generation we’ve ever seen. Born between 1994 and 2010, these young minds grew up with the technology in-hand most of us have had to learn. Compared to their slightly older Gen Y-ers, who were

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Making a Cool Thing Cooler: Greyson MacLean of BrickStix

Do you like LEGOs? Who doesn’t?! But one enterprising Kidpreneur knew that as cool and fun as LEGOs are, there was room for improvement. That kid is Greyson MacLean, and his idea for BrickStix is the best thing to happen to LEGOs since… well probably ever! We had a chance to catch up with Greyson

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Asya Gonzalez of Stinky Feet Gurlz: A Kidpreneur on a Mission

We talk with a lot of Kidpreneurs all over the world, and we’re always amazed at their accomplishments and their desire to succeed in business. One of the things we love to see most is when a Kidpreneur takes that passion and uses it to give back, in addition to building their business. At 14,

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