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Hialeah’s Rising Stars

The heart of our mission at VoyageMIA is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks, we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Miami’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool.  Check out Hialeah’s rising stars below.

Wendy Da Silva

I first came to the U.S from Venezuela when I was 17 years old with the purpose of learning to speak English. I fell in love with this country and decided to stay and attend college here. I wasn’t sure about what to study but I always had a particular interest in fashion so I decided to pursue a career in fashion merchandising. Read more>>

Zipporah Hayes

As a singer and songwriter here in Miami I found it difficult to find a space where there were no demands. A space where creativity could flow. A place where the support system and team was evident, strong, and polished. Read more>>

Hada Grullon

My name is Hada Grullon, a first-generation American from the Dominican Republic who has never forgotten about the people who helped me to where I am today: the head of one of the most successful delivery and medical courier services in Florida. Read more>>

Marly Q. Casanova

Wow! I’ve got to take it all the way to elementary school to answer this question but I’ll try my best to be brief! 🙂 I first discovered my passion for Performing Acts of Random Kindness in 4th grade when my teacher told me that kindness was my superpower. Read more>>

Dennis Portieri

I am 53 years old, born in New York, but raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I was lucky enough to be born in the photo industry, as my family owned a profesional photo lab, doing film developing, prints, enlargements, and more related things. Read more>>

Christy Keder, Nicholas Baucom

Nick Baucom had just completed his time with the Marine Corps and spent some quality time thinking about how he could continue to serve his military brothers and sisters as well as provide a needed service to the community. On the Marine Corps birthday, November 10th, 2008, Nick registered his domain name as well as began business operations for his vision…Two Marines Moving. Read more>>

Mosi Brandi

Since I was little, I got inspired by my mother’s kitchen. Exploring ingredients, flavors and textures from the world. Being raised in Venezuela, in an Italian-food-centered family, inspired me to pursue a career in Gastronomy. I moved to Mexico, to acquire my Culinary Arts Degree. Read more>>

John D. Saunders

I’ve wanted to be a marketer for a very long time. After reading the prolific Ad Man, David Ogilvy’s book titled OGILVY ON ADVERTISING, I was hooked. I started building websites for friends and family members and couldn’t wait to graduate to pursue a career in advertising. Read more>>

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