February | 2016 | Kidbacker

Entrepreneur Spotlight: Chris Wentz

By Meghana Krishnakumar, senior at Pine View School and KidBacker intern, and Marie Griffin, Director Content Strategy, KidBacker   Have you ever misplaced your keys or forgotten the password to your smartphone, laptop, or a website? If not, you’re one of a very small minority of people who wouldn’t benefit from Everykey, a Bluetooth-enabled device … Continued

Entrepreneur Spotlight: Sophia F.

By Marie Griffin, Director of Content Strategy, KidBacker Does entrepreneurship in youth require a rare combination of innate characteristics or can it be taught? In Alberta, Canada, a seven-year-old serial entrepreneur appears to be a strong example of the latter. Sophia F. (whose last name is being withheld because of her age) has been coached … Continued

Entrepreneur Spotlight: Dylan Gambardella

By Marie Griffin, Director of Content Strategy, KidBacker Last summer, Dylan Gambardella and Justin Lafazan defied expectations for what teenagers could do when they launched a new live event for young entrepreneurs called the Next Gen Summit and attracted more than 300 people to Austin, Texas. Dylan gave KidBacker an early view of his and … Continued