It sounds simple. About 60 years ago, a few entrepreneurs decided that, above all, they wanted to make a fantastic shirt for the contemporary man. In a period of time that has spanned natural disasters, global economic depressions, conflicts both domestic and global and the ever-swinging trends of the international fashion industry, Mirto has managed to consistently deliver just what they intended: Simple yet sophisticated shirts that complement both the needs and whims of men all over the world. Since expanding into a women’s line, Mirto can elegantly outfit any adult looking to add subtle taste to their ensemble. With styles that range from backyard to black-tie, help Mirto celebrate their sexagintennial by purchasing a handmade shirt from their new store at Brickell City Centre; Mirto.com.
As the way we do business constantly evolves, a familiar force in the Miami area is taking on the challenges of an unpredictable future. For Miami Business School, students from all backgrounds are adopting an ethos that business is much more than dollars and cents.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we tracked down a few of Miami’s leading Hispanic entrepreneurs to get a glimpse into what it means to be your own boss and how to effectively balance an ever-changing world where a regular 9 to 5 just won’t cut it.