It’s almost as if Irene Zingg was born into her craft. The daughter of an entrepreneur and fine jewelry collector, raised among the stunning natural beauty of her native Venezuela, elegance and aesthetic grace was as essential to Zingg’s formative years as food and water. Requiring an outlet for her artistic sensibilities, Zingg formed Sazingg in 1983 to showcase her trendsetting 18k Gold and 925 Silver pieces. Headquartered in Miami with satellite locations in Venezuela, Colombia and Guatemala, Zingg’s work has been highlighted in high-fashion periodicals Vogue, Allure and Harper’s Bazaar; 2212 SW 22nd Ave.; Sazingg.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