Miami

032: Farris Bukhari (10b live arts incubator)

Meet Farris Bukhari, Founder and Creative Director of 10b live arts incubator, Inc. Farris is a multi-disciplinary theater practitioner with over 20 years of experience as a writer, actor, director, producer, coach, and workshop leader.

031: Alejandro Burgana (CEO, Brickell Energy)

Meet Alejandro Burgana, President and CEO of Brickell Energy and Founder of OBE Power Networks. Alejandro is an entrepreneur working to build up the commercial electric vehicle charging infrastructure in South Florida. His aFLoat programs are helping propel adoption of EV charging across major corporations.

030: Mikhaile Solomon (Prizm Art Fair)

Meet Mikhaile Solomon, Founder and Director of the Prizm Art Fair. She shares some of her favorite contemporary artists, how Prizm provides a place for artists who can’t find representation, and how she works to challenge the exclusionary behaviors of art history.

029: Tina Brown (Overtown Youth Center)

Tina Brown is the Executive Director of the Overtown Youth Center (OYC), a Mourning Family Foundation charity. Tina sits down with the Innovation City team to talk about her journey and how she uses her own experience to help disadvantaged youth discover the options that are available to them and improve their lives.

025: Daniel Ravicher, Esq. (Director, Startup Practicum)

Daniel Ravicher, Director of the Startup Practicum at University of Miami School of Law. Daniel is a patent attorney who has worked on patents, intellectual property rights, and more. The Startup Practicum serves as an entrepreneurship clinic that connects law students with new ventures in need of legal advice.

024: EllenMarie McPhillip, Kyle Kingma and Ellen McPhadden (Hyperion Council)

Meet EllenMarie McPhillip, Kyle Kingma, and Ellen McPhadden and learn about the University of Miami Hyperion Council which helps future business leaders build strong moral compasses and ethics and actively shares best practices in business administration with at-risk communities.

023: Chris Nolte (Co-Founder, Per’La Coffee)

Meet Chris Nolte of Per’La Coffee. Chris is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Per’La Specialty Roasters, which just celebrated its 2nd anniversary and currently serves over 40 wholesalers.

022: Xavier Gonzalez (CEO, eMerge Americas)

Meet Xavier Gonzalez, CEO of eMerge Americas. Xavier is working hard to establish Miami as the technology hub of all the Americas; North, South, Central and Latin. In 2018, eMerge has grown to over 15,000 attendees from over 60 countries, with over 1 Billion impressions worldwide.

021: Monique D. Hayes (Partner, Goldstein and McClintock LLLP)

Today’s guest is Monique D. Hayes, a partner at Goldstein and McClintock LLLP, where she practices business law, focusing on commercial transactions, business litigation, and corporate restructuring.

020: Amanda Pizarro (Co-Founder, The Salty Donut)

In this episode, we meet Amanda Pizarro, Co-Founder of the Salty Donut. Amanda opened the Salty Donut, Miami’s first gourmet donut shop, in 2016. This episode was recorded live at the eMerge Americas conference.