Webster doesn’t know everything. Some words can’t be defined by a dictionary. Rather they are defined by our values, ethos, and principles. We asked hidden gems from the community about how they define success and have shared their responses below.

Stacey Feldman | Luxury Wedding & Event Planner

Success means different things to different people. To me if you have a true passion for what you do. If you are constantly inspired by the people you’re working for & the people you surround yourself with. If you’re meeting and exceeding goals, and always setting new goals for yourself. If you work hard, and stay true to yourself. If you aren’t afraid to say no to things that aren’t right for you. If you have earned the respect of others you admire and respect. True success is about you working on bettering yourself, and striving to master your craft. When times tough you never quit that’s what success means to me. Read more>>

Dena Lyons | Artist & Designer

Success is following your dreams and not giving up. If you can find a career that is fulfilling to you whereby you achieve your goals, you are successful. Read more>>

Ashley Kite | Social Media Manager

Having served organic coffee in Delray Beach for over 15 years, we know it could not have been possible without every guest who has walked through our door. Success to us has meant seeing everyone at Gizzi´s leave happy and wanting to return. It’s a simple concept but through that idea, we have been able to maintain loyal guests almost as long as we’ve been open! Our coffee shop has become a home away from home for many local neighbors and even seasonal travelers. In our efforts to keep our customers coming back and leaving with a smile, we are always listening to their needs. Over the years, we have added new drinks to the menu created by our guests, brought in alternative options to consider dietary restrictions, and above all… served quality organic espresso for the perfect coffee drinks. What this has meant for us is a growing family of coffee lovers. Read more>>