Your Name: Abimbola A

Business Name: La Bella Vita Ltd., a designer of custom Swarovski cake toppers, cupcake toppers and accessories

Type of Business: Clothing & Accessories/Wedding and Social Events

Business Location: New York, New York, United States

Reason for starting
I got laid off from work. I had a career trajectory to follow my passion.

Biggest Success:
Taking a leap of faith.

What is your top challenge and how have you addressed it?
Running a business is very challenging, you have to be a quick thinker, a risk taker, be very optimistic, educate yourself and know about the business by doing your research. I have remained focused, enthusiastic and passionate about what I do, and that has helped me address my challenges.

Who is your most important role model?
God, he is my gps for success.