Young Entrepreneurs Academy
The Young Entrepreneurs Academy teaches students to turn their passions, skills, and talents into great ideas. YEA! provides instruction on how to pitch that idea and earn funding. YEA! teaches what steps to take and how to launch a business. Students graduate YEA! as the CEO of their own business.
Hunter Weston, CEO of West Vest, was the winner of the 2016 Investor Panel and competed in Rochester, New York in May at the regional finals. In 2015, Taylor Rosenthal, CEO of RecMed, was the winner and competed in Boca Raton, Florida at the regionals and in 2014, Patrick Starr, CEO of Farmer Brown’s Party Animals , was the finalist who competed in Boca Raton.
Classes begin in October and will be held on Mondays from 3:30-6:30. If you know a student who has the determination and creativity to succeed in YEA!, visit yeasusa.org.