Name: Valerie Schimel
Company: Munchkin Fun
Lives In: Miami Beach, FL
Instagram accounts: @munchkinfun
About Me: I'm the founder of Munchkin Fun, a digital calendar & website that helps 100,000+ South Florida moms find fun things to do with their kids every week. I'm a mom of three and live on Miami Beach with my husband & our three daughters. I spent 10+ years in New York & Chicago working in media before launching Munchkin Fun while on maternity leave with our first daughter.
What are your skills?: Marketing, Operations, Advertising, Influencer, and Writing
What is your education?: BA from Duke University & MA from NYU University
Interested in: Business, Collaboration, Mentorship, Mentoring, and Friendship
Why do you want to be a part of heymama?: I enjoyed meeting the women at the initial Miami event. Seems like a great opportunity to meet new people & support a local community of moms.
What are your brand goals for this year?: Grow to 150,000+ subscribers, expand to Orlando and Jacksonville & increase revenue.
Words you live by/quotes you love: The more you thank life, the more live gives you to be thankful for.
Best advice you’ve ever been given?: Fake it before you make it - test every business idea before you build it