Home-Baked Cakes Are ‘Rebels’ But They Taste So Good

Melissa Del Toro, founder and owner of Rebel Sweets, forms cherry blossom flowers for a cake inside one of the teaching kitchens at Florida International University's Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management in North Miami on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013. Allison Diaz / For the Miami Herald     By Madison Fantozzi Read in The

2013-08-18T13:58:03+00:00 August 18th, 2013|Categories: Business|

Innovative Media Program For Teens Faces Uncertain Fate

Santiago Acosta (left) and Khalel Bailey (right) edit a video using After Effects, a video production software from the Adobe Creative Suite. Photo by Camilo Londono / South Florida News Service         Camilo Londono  Read in The Miami Herald Wearing a Pink Floyd T-shirt and headphones that were once reserved for audio recording

2016-04-05T22:23:39+00:00 July 12th, 2013|Categories: Business|

Man Turns Love Of Wheels Into New Business Endeavor

Andres Arango, founder of Afach Motorsports, a company that sells motorcycle parts and racing apparel, along with his girlfriend, Juliana Montoya. Photo by Camilo Londono/South Florida News Service.         By Camilo Londono  Read in The Palm Beach Post The humidity that clung to the air at the Palm Beach International Raceway on a

2013-07-04T10:11:24+00:00 July 4th, 2013|Categories: Business|

Miami-Based Trunx Is Working Out

Chris Patterson works out at CrossFit Downtown Miami while wearing a tri-blend, poly-cotton t-shirt by Trunx. Photo by Allison Diaz/The Miami Herald.         By Paula Callejas-Cuza Read in The Miami Herald Less than a year ago, Karla Perez, 36, removed all of her furniture and placed it in the back room and patio

2013-07-03T10:00:40+00:00 July 3rd, 2013|Categories: Business|

Family Tragedy Turns Into A Successful Business

Rosemarie Wallace, 50, owner of RashawnRose Bridal, opened her business following the loss of her son. In planning her daughter’s sweet 16 and searching for the perfect dress, the idea of starting her own company “fell into her lap.”  Photo by Margaret Chebat/South Florida News Service.     By Lina Agudelo and Margaret Chebat  South

2016-04-06T17:45:07+00:00 June 6th, 2013|Categories: Business|

How A Spark For An Idea For A Sneaker Turned Crystal4U Into A Sparkling Business

These pairs of Converse, embedded using Swarovski crystals by Cynthia Rodriguez, go for about $250. Tatiana Bonilla/South Florida News Service.         By Tatiana Bonilla Read in The Miami Herald During her freshman year in high school, Megan Rodriguez, now 21, wore Converse sneakers of various colors almost every day. Her signature style of

2013-05-21T10:04:16+00:00 May 21st, 2013|Categories: Business, Lifestyle|

Website Aims To Make Dreams Come True

Martin Parlato, CEO and co-founder of Posibl.com, during a recent  visit to South Florida.  Courtesy of Posibl.com           By Ivelisse Aparicio Martin del Valle, a 5-year-old boy who suffers from Nephrotic Syndrome, a debilitating condition that damages the kidneys, had one of his biggest dreams come true: Meeting his soccer idol,

2013-04-23T11:45:39+00:00 April 23rd, 2013|Categories: Business|

Eco-friendly Dry Cleaner In West Palm Beach Focuses On Service, Convenience

Yolee Arroyo is an employee at OZO2 Eco Cleaner, which is a new dry cleaner that uses eco-friendly chemicals, located at 2316 S. Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach. Photo by Palm Beach Post / Jennifer Podis         By Andrea Cruz Read in The Palm Beach Post When Jurate Numaviciene, 40, moved

2013-03-11T20:29:49+00:00 March 11th, 2013|Categories: Business|

CrossFit Studios Take Hold In Palm Beach County

Rich Delgado, Nick Penizotto, Tommy Rodriguez and Matt Brewster perform handstands at CrossFit CityPlace. The one-handed handstand is CrossFit’s logo. Members refer to the pose as “living the logo.” - PHOTO BY BRITTNY C. VALDES / SOUTH FLORIDA NEWS SERVICE       By Brittny C. Valdes Read in The Palm Beach Post When former

2013-02-25T20:57:50+00:00 February 25th, 2013|Categories: Business|