"I want to encourage other creatives to embrace their weirdness and find their personal version of happiness rather than following someone else's idea of success."
"I think that entrepreneurship is about creating opportunities for yourself."
"You are successful when you are in control of your own future."
"In general, communication is always the challenge. It is not because making it happen is hard. It is because the people I need to communicate with are surrealistically diverse, on the individual level as well as the cultural/social level."
"It requires constant focus on a continuous journey of dedicated efforts."
"Success is making a difference by fulfilling my commitment to stand for a cause greater than myself."
"Today we're Mad Rush Coffee (a wordplay on Madras, my hometown and arguably the home of Indian filter coffee), an online store for everything that's Indian coffee."
"I get to share my adopted home of Toronto with tourists while introducing them to great bakeries, chocolate shops & more!"
"I realized that I must do this for myself and for the financial welfare of my family."
"Whether I like it or not, I am a woman that needs to work."
"Loly in the Sky aims to make women feel special while wearing adorable shoes crafted with love in Mexico."
"To me, there is no greater success than improving the lives of others."
"Success means being able to create change, not just for yourself but for a community."
"I discovered that, as a first-generation immigrant, I could fill a niche in the market. "
The food actually spoke for itself in the way it tasted and the health benefits it yielded, so we grew dramatically by word of mouth and grassroots means - one shiny dog at a time.
Success is the ability to inspire people to grow and become better, to know that you didn’t quit when you really wanted to.
Success to me is to satisfy that yearning that drove me to do what I do, which is to make a living while doing good for others.
When I came to America I knew that I had a choice to make: either live an ordinary life or make a difference and become my own boss.
I started my business after realizing the void there were in the wine industry in term of proper brand management, selling strategies missing for Champagne category.
I wanted to create one of a kind handmade accessories for people who wanted to express their unique style and stand out from the crowd.