Entries by Andaiye Taylor

Sneak peak: The fragrance agent

You’ve heard of the sports agent. You’ve heard of the music agent. But what about the fragrance agent? Entrepreneur Bart Schmidt’s Newark-based company, Brands With Purpose, is a fragrance agency. “I used to work for one of the fragrance houses that just created the fragrance – the juice,” he said during our recent interview at […]

Sneak peak: Living (and growing) richer in Newark

Update: Brick City Live’s full interview with Tiffany Aliche is now live. If you succeed in Newark, it puts you on the map. So says Tiffany “The Budgetnista” Aliche,  the best-selling author of The One Week Budget, media personality, public speaker, and personal finance educator who has seen her success and reach mount steadily year after […]

Sneak peak: Miriam Farkas creates a food services ecosystem

Miriam Farkas is a Columbian-born former food service industry executive who launched her own event planning and marketing businesses right here in Newark a couple years ago. Farkas, who operates her businesses out of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership’s (IFEL’s) member co-working space at 550 Broad Street in Newark, said her food services career has […]

Sneak peak: The world at Newark’s fingertips

BrickCityLive’s full interview with Jimi Olaghere is now live. You can read it here. We continue preview week with a first look at BrickCityLive’s conversation with Jimi Olaghere. The Newark resident’s story is more than a tale of one person’s entrepreneurship. It also demonstrates the extent to which Newark is at the world’s crossroads. In addition to […]