THRIFTER Miami Startup Journey

OCT met up with Victor Gosa, this cool and genuinely hip guy is making waves across the inter-webs with Thriftster. His story to make it happen, is as rad as it comes and speaks to the entrepreneurial spirit blossoming in the magic city. Awesome photos by the great Michael Alexander and amazing creative directing by Hope Kauffman! OCT: How ..

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Tamar Lucien on CanUStart

Tamar Lucien was born and raised in Palm Beach County, Florida. An alumnus of Florida State University and University of Phoenix, earning both a Bachelor’s of Science in Sociology and Economics and a Master’s of Business Administration respectively. Tamar has been focused for the last years in getting people hired! Now she is on a ..

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EMERGE MIAMI – BEYOND THE RIDE

What Emerge Miami has been doing for the last 9 years inspires us at Our City Thoughts to the core. Creating community through a bike ride that has brought people from all backgrounds together, to advocacy work that directly impacts the citizens of Miami. We join them in celebrating their 100th ride and exposing how ..

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Meg Daly, The Underline Miami Urban Innovation

The vision for the Underline Miami is to transform the underutilized land below Miami’s MetroRail, from the Miami River to Dadeland South Station, into an iconic linear park and world-class urban trail. The Underline Miami will connect communities, improve pedestrian and bicyclist safety, create hundreds of acres of new green space with restored natural habitats, encourage a ..

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Miami Soup’s Carl Hildebrand

As founder and director of MIAMI SOUP, Carl Hildebrand secured funding from the Knight Foundation in order to award micro-grants for social innovation projects. Carl brought to Miami this unique international funding model which is a non-bureaucratic format for the implementation of change at the local level.  Launched on May 1st, 2014 in Soya & ..

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