Recipients

Jordan Williams

Williams

Jordan Williams, University of Pennsylvania

Greater Atlanta Christian School, Norcross, GA

Growing up, Jordan witnessed his parents start their own companies and he adopted their passion for entrepreneurship. At ten years old, Jordan launched his first company, Kids Toys Inc., with his best friend—selling used toys and games online. At thirteen, Jordan founded Making Money for Teens, offering products to inform teens about leadership, entrepreneurship, and investing. Jordan’s product line included two self-published books, Teenpreneur Marketing Guide and Who Needs an Allowance?, and a CD series. He is currently serving as the CEO of Young Moguls Brand, a clothing line created for the on-the-go millennial that also promotes a message of entrepreneurship. Young Moguls Brand has been featured in Essence, Black Enterprise, and The Atlantan magazines. Jordan and his business partner have represented Young Moguls Brand on Good Day Atlanta, the Steve Harvey Show, and Biz Kid$. Jordan has participated in multiple speaking engagements, such as the Central Florida Urban League Youth Summit and the 2015 TrepStart Digital Tour—a series of events sponsored by Independent Youth and Google. Jordan is a member of Disney Dreamers Academy, and he will major in business management.

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