Miami is the latest expansion of Cargo’s partnership with Uber, allowing passengers to instantly order snacks, cosmetics and personal care items, or access exclusive digital offers on their smartphones while in transit. From Clear Complexion Purely Matte Peel Off Masks to KIND Bars, Cheeze-Its and Listerine Ready Tabs, the options are ever-expanding and in-demand. Miami is Cargo’s latest new market launch, following successful launches in 10 major U.S. cities including NYC, San Francisco and Chicago. With Cargo, drivers increase their earnings and passenger ratings by providing riders access to products and services that make their trip more enjoyable. “Uber is as ubiquitous as sunshine in Miami,” says Cargo Founder & CEO Jeff Cripe. “Riders can expect the usual essentials like snacks and phone chargers, with a few awesome complimentary products mixed in.”; DriveCargo.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.