Success Story: Damilola Adepoju


FINI SHOES | Fashion | New York, NY


What challenges have you faced in life that make becoming an entrepreneur more difficult OR better prepared you for entrepreneurship?

Being part of a team sport

When did you first know you wanted to be an entrepreneur?

After my first job

“Start yesterday.”

What or who inspires you?  

Fear of being mediocre

What are your dreams for the future:

Having a shoe store in NYC

How has helped you on your journey?

Introduced me to the right mentors, similar entrepreneurs and provided funding

Any advice for other young adults who might be considering entrepreneurship?

Start yesterday

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