We asked some of the city’s rising stars about why they think they have been so successful and we’ve shared their responses below.

Stephanie Agudelo | Photographer & Art Curator

I one of my habits that has helped me is being persistent and never giving up. I’m constantly in this mind set okay I accomplished this , so what’s next. Read more>>

Myriam Lynch Artista Visual | Artista Visual

Since I grew up. I have always been methodical and persistant, it I wast to achieve something I dedicated hours at work until achieve it. Today, I have my own Style, through this I express all my creativity and Imagination. Read more>>

La’Queasha Beard | Business Brand Expert & Graphic Designer

My work ethic helped me to be able to succeed in my business. I was raised to work hard and work for what I want– and don’t wait on someone else to give it to you. This was how my business was birthed, actually. Another habit that’s helped me succeed in my business is naturally being an introvert. Having positive energy and trying my best to be optimistic, even about other people’s businesses and brands, has helped me to not only attract new clientele but to stay sane in my own business, especially during the pandemic. Read more>>