Building A Fashion Empire Moziah Bridges started making bow ties at home in Memphis, Tennessee. He regularly appears on TV shows in America and he has made bow ties for President Barack Obama. Enrol in startup.business today and you’ll receive a copy of the comic book Brilliant BusinessKids, which features Moziah’s complete story, in his own words.
Melati and Isabel Wijsen are the co-founders of Bye Bye Plastic Bags. They live in Bali, Indonesia where plastic bags littering the streets and beaches, are an environmental hazard. They started their social initiative to fix the problem. … I was 12 when we started and Isabel was 10. As soon as we proposed the idea our community loved it. At our first meeting we had six people around the table – all of our best friends – and we said, ‘You have to join and help us in this’. We said, ‘Everybody here has different passions and we [...]
Funding Her Passion For Skateboarding Poppy Starr Olsen is an award-winning skateboarder and founder the jewellery brand Poppy Starr. Enrol in startup.business today and you’ll receive a copy of the comic book Brilliant BusinessKids, which features Poppy’s complete story.
Brooke Martin lives in Spokane, Washington, in the United States. She designed her first device for pets and has gone on to create ICLovedOnes and ICMedMinder, specifically to help elderly people. I came up with the idea for ICPooch because our dog Kayla would get really upset whenever we left home. She would run around the house crying and chewing our shoes, destroying the furniture and carpet. We wondered how we could make her feel more comfortable. I like to text, video chat, email and call my friends and family, so I thought, ‘Why can’t we do that with [...]
Ben Breeze is the founder of Ben’s Boxes and the co-founder of Kids Cut Palm Oil. He lives in Bali, Indonesia. When I was about six, I saw a video about kids having fun raising money for charity. It made me think about people I’d seen begging on the side of Sunset Road in Bali. I didn’t like how these people couldn’t do what they wanted because they had little money. It made me feel sad. I wanted to give them some, so they would be happy. I’m eight years old now and I have a charity that helps [...]
Zeryab Cheema was 15 years old when he asked his parents to help fund his idea for an app. As a non-tech founder and teenager, he faced numerous challenges before finding the right market for his product. He now has offices in Australia, the US and the UK. Zeryab is 19 years old. I started iView International in 2012. Back then, apps were growing in popularity across Australia. Many people had smartphones, so me and my Dad thought a one-tap, book-a-cab app that you could see in real time on a map would work for the Sydney market. I [...]