Young female entrepreneurs: Born this millennium

Women often don’t get enough credit for what they do, particularly young women. They can often feel underestimated in the work place and can face quite hefty gender pay gaps. But not these women…

These women are changing history with their ambition and their entrepreneurship– they’re going on to made $11 million deals with major companies. The best thing of all, they are all born this millennium.

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Noa Mintz –Noa used her own experience of growing up as a 12-year-old in New York to find her million-dollar deal. She created a way for parents to quickly locate the best nannies in the area, background screen them and provide workshops and ongoing support for both nannies and the platform users.

Noa now has a net worth of $375,000.

Mikaila Ulmer

Mikaila Ulmer –Mikaila’s entrepreneur journey started with entering a child’s business competition. The four-year-old was fascinated with bees and so took to sweetening her Great Granny’s flaxseed lemonade recipe with bee’s honey. Titled Me & The Bees Lemonade, her new recipe traded as an $11 million deal with Whole Foods.

She donates some of her profits to Texas Beekeepers Associations alongside the slogan ‘Buy a Bottle… Save a Bee’.

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Bella Tipping –Twelve-year-old Bella created what is essentially the ‘children’s Trip Advisor’. The website allows children to rate and review hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on their child-friendly options.

Since creation, this website has received $80,000 in investments.

Isabella Dymalovski

Isabella Dymalovski –Starting at just eight-years-old, Isabella founded her own business Luv Ur Skin a natural skin care range aimed at teenage girls. At age 13, she took this to Shark Tank and gained a $65,000 investment.

Now 16, the Australian entrepreneur just taken her range over to America and also has interests from the European and Asian markets.

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Rose Dyson –While studying for her GCSE’s, 15-year-old Rose entered her ethical skincare brand Pura Cosmetics to a local enterprise competition. Her brand started with just £25 but she now recalls selling £4,854 worth of her handmade vegan and cruelty-free products in one Christmas period

Now aged 18, Rose’s products are stocked in shops and departments stores across the UK.

Rachel Zietz

Rachel Zietz –Rachel created the website ‘Gladiator Lacrosse’ to sell lacrosse goods after being disappointed by the range of products available for players. The website sells equipment and clothing for lacrosse players and includes training videos and tips for players.

Rachel’s business was projected to make over $2 million in 2018 after landing a deal with one of the largest sporting brands in the US.

For more information on the world’s youngest business creators, please visit the Self-Made Entrepreneurs Born This Millennium graphic here.



About the Author

Jacob Wolinsky
Jacob Wolinsky is the founder of ValueWalk.com, a popular value investing and hedge fund focused investment website. Prior to ValueWalk, Jacob was VP of Business Development at SumZero. Prior to SumZero, Jacob worked as an equity analyst first at a micro-cap focused private equity firm, followed by a stint at a smid cap focused research shop. Jacob lives with his wife and four kids in Passaic NJ. - Email: jacob(at)valuewalk.com - Twitter username: JacobWolinsky - Full Disclosure: I do not purchase any equities anymore to avoid even the appearance of a conflict of interest and because at times I may receive grey areas of insider information. I have a few existing holdings from years ago, but I have sold off most of the equities and now only purchase mutual funds and some ETFs. I also own a few grams of Gold and Silver