Most people say they want success, but when you ask them what success means you get wildly different responses. We recently asked some of the best and brightest in our community to tell us about how they define success and have shared their responses below.

Kaysel Caribay Weiner-Huice | Artist, Designer, Founder

Beauty is not the only thing in the eye of the beholder. Over the last few years, my definition of success has been expanding. The social media era can put so many pressures on us to have our lives together by 25, and that is on top of the societal assumption that women expire by 40 at best. I don’t want to ever reach an age where I am not mindfully working towards my dream life. That is my definition of success. Read more>>

Giovanni “KrossJayy” Esquivel | Music Producer

The meaning of success very’s from person to person for me success is more of a feeling rather then something materialistic you can have it all on the outside but be empty in the i Inside. Read more>>

Demetrius & Ebony P Campbell | Husband and Wife Entrepreneurs

Success is defined by each individual differently. Success is freedom. The ability to be free from traditional schedules and routines. The freedom of being able to chaperone your kids field trips without having to ask someone for a day or time slot off. The freedom to be creative and make changes as necessary, the freedom to live, the freedom to define who and what your brand is and its representation. Read more>>

Pinky Redd | Multifaceted Business Connoisseur

Success to me is making an impact in other people’s lives. Being a blessing to as many people as I can through my businesses and my personal life. Helping at least one person achieve their business goals by showing them how to start a business. How to build their business credit. How to get funding. How to market their business. Showing them how to find their target audience and market to them. Making sure they understand branding their business. The difference between that and marketing. Creative marketing. How to structure their business in a way that it will become successful. Read more>>