Sensually settling a sophisticated air over notes already inherent in the Miami clothing culture, it may seem odd to laymen that the look destined to reinvigorate our Spring/Summer lines would be born halfway across the world in Australia. But it’s precisely in that peerless pervasiveness one discovers the genius of Designer Nicky Zimmermann. “[Our brand] has always been about a relaxed femininity,” she says. “We offer an air of freshness and light and optimism…[I’m] drawn to creating detail that is both new and surprising.” Already inflecting a number of notable retailers in our area and soon to open a dedicated boutique in Bal Harbour, we anticipate seeing more and more of Zimmermann’s colorful creations dotting the streets and baysides of our city; ZimmermannWear.com.
We sat down with Henrik Cronqvist, Vice Dean of Lifelong Learning & Executive Education at Miami Herbert Business School, to get his thoughts on why Miami is the city everyone is moving to for tech jobs, to start their own business, get funding and develop the companies of tomorrow.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we introduce you to a few of Miami’s most dynamic Latino leaders who are breaking the mold and making the city thrive