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 inspiring stories from Palm Beach below.
Fascinated by the world of surgery, I made the decision to study Podiatric Medicine after graduating from undergraduate college. I moved to Chicago, Illinois where I resided for four years and earned my doctorate in Podiatric Medicine. My goal was to perform surgery, so I applied and was excepted to a surgical residency in Philadelphia, PA. Read more>>
I started experimenting, imagining, visualizing things from childhood and mixing it with designs that I believe bring something different and attractive to a woman here in the States. What exactly does it bring? An obtainable uniqueness. A way to shine among your peers wearing visions of a stylish Caribbean that I called home. Read more>>
Dyrell Lewis a.k.a. D.L. Lewis
I’ve wanted to become an actor, to see how I fare in front of the camera and hopefully one day behind it as a writer or director. Even though becoming an actor is an arduous task within itself, my personality was the opposite of what is usually seen as outgoing. I was popular during high school, but it was more because of the people I grew up around, and that I played football. Read more>>
I enjoyed horseback riding and wanted to give it my all. My family and I decided to home school, so I could concentrate on my riding and career early. I graduated from high school at a young age as a Vet Tech. I did courses in college for Vet Tech and my whole world opened up. Read more>>
I am the product of two creative rebels, and that helped to mold me into the type of person who often travels off the beaten path. I dealt with many trials and tribulations throughout my life and allowed my various experiences to inspire me to seek out self-healing, as well as the wisdom to share these healing techniques with others. Read more>>
This business started with a vision and a passion to help others that often times find it difficult to access quality services from truly qualified professionals. I remember sharing my vision with two ladies I admire and stating that this would be a five-year goal. I recall one of them saying, why five years Chas, you can start on that now. Read more>>
One thing a lot of people don’t realize is that the arts incorporate more than visual and performing arts. The arts also include science, history, and other disciplines. Working at the Cultural Council provides me with the opportunity to use social media and public relations to show how these disciplines make a difference in our community. Read more>>
As a singer/songwriter, I’ve had all sorts of victories and failures in my music career that have brought me to where I am today. I wouldn’t trade any of them, but I do have a passion to use them help guide the music of new artists around me. So, I’ve built a recording studio out of material from a 60-year-old barn that I grew up next to. Read more>>
I think what we’re most proud of as a brand and what sets us apart from others is our passion! I know it’s cliche but we came from a business that failed in 2007 to 2008 because our parents didn’t have the right tools and marketing expertise to keep the doors open, so we know how important every dollar is too small businesses. Read more>>
With all these different experiences in these creative worlds, I have been able to carve out my own lane and destination. That is where I am today, just enjoying the journey within the hip hop culture through dance and the Visual Arts. Remaining a student and gathering the gems given to me the veterans in the culture. Read more>>
Kenneth L. Fowler Jr.
Kenneth L Fowler Jr withdrew every dime from his savings to create his first and one of kind theatre show. From then on, with the support from the community and entertainment seekers, Fowler has found success and still creating and entertaining the world today. His goals are to build a bigger audience and to create shows that will bring people together. Read more>>
Believe it or not, my journey to vintage rugs began in home electronics and automation. A few years out of college, I began working as a salesperson for a company that designed smart home systems. While electronics wasn’t a passion of mine, interior design was. My job gave me the opportunity to work with some of the most influential designers in the world. Read more>>