11 Incredible Stories of Immigrant Entrepreneurs
In the fall of 2014, the WE Global Network partnered with New America Media for the story contest, “A Day in the Life of an Immigrant Entrepreneur,” to celebrate immigrant entrepreneurs and their contributions to our communities and economies. We asked for stories about immigrant entrepreneurs in an effort to spotlight the important role they play in our local economies, and then chose one winning story from each of the 11 participating metropolitan regions – Buffalo, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, Detroit, Lansing, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and St. Louis. These 11 stories are published in this book.
In addition, one of the authors won the $1,000 prize drawing…
Congratulations Julio Zegarra-Ballon of St. Louis!
Steve Tobocman chooses the $1,000 winner!