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Tell us about yourself and your business? I was born in Leogane and immigrated to the US at 13. After high school, I served for 4 years in the Marine Corps where I earned a combat action ribbon for participating in Desert Storm/Desert Shield. Upon leaving the service, I attended the University of Illinois and…

Mathias PIERRE President and founder of GaMa Group and non profit Fondation ETRE Ayisyen (Read Bio) What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? My idea for creating GaMa began ever since my days at the Faculty of Sciences of the UEH (Haitian State University).  However,…

Mr. Berny Martin: Fashion Designer Founder and CEO of Catou Founder of Midwest Fashion Week (MFW) While pursuing a computer engineering degree at Purdue University, Haitian born college student, Berny Martin, took a chance to explore his true passion and created an entire collection for a student fashion show. With fashion design and construction being…

Mr. Ciano Clerjuste President and Chairman of United Colors Of Fashion (UCOF What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? I am currently the President and Chairman of United Colors Of Fashion (UCOF), a one-of-a-kind Fashion philanthropic organization, which has links with the fashion networks –…