More than ever before, Entrepreneurship has become a viable option for young professionals and is acutely needed in our modern economy. Erica Nicole has emerged as one of the global small business industry’s leading journalists, commentators, and creators.
Nicole is founder, CEO and editor-in-chief of YFS Magazine, which began from her living room in 2009 as a passion project. YFS stands for Young, Fabulous, and Self Employed and seeks to inspire, inform, and encourage young entrepreneurs.
Named as one of ‘15 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch’ and one of ‘5 Unstoppable Female Entrepreneurs Making Their Dents on the Word’, Nicole has delivered keynote speeches on Women in Leadership at the prestigious Ivy League university, Cornell, UT-Knoxville, Visa Global Payments Forum and more.
A female-success influencer, Nicole is also a First Round Capital Mentor for venture-backed seed-technology companies and even served as a judge for Start-Up Chile and the 2013 Microsoft Imagine Cup, two of the world’s most prominent accelerator programs.
Erica Nicole has certainly risen to meet her goals and is accelerating young female innovators to reach their own true potential. She is a role model and icon for young entrepreneurs everywhere.