WPBF News features JAPBTC in live television interview about JA Global Entrepreneurship Week 2023
Author: Denise Sawyer
Published: Wednesday, 08 Nov 2023
Image caption: Claudia Kirk Barto emphasized the significance of JA GEW23 and the role it plays in fostering economic growth and innovation among young minds.
(PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.)- Global Entrepreneurship Week, a worldwide initiative, is set to take place from November 13th to November 19th, and Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches & Treasure Coast is at the forefront of bringing this event to the local community. During the interview, Claudia Kirk Barto emphasized the significance of JA GEW23 and the role it plays in fostering economic growth and innovation among young minds.
One of the highlights of Junior Achievement's involvement in GEW is the weeklong career speaker series that they will be hosting. This event will provide students from the Palm Beaches with a unique opportunity to participate in a global movement focused on nurturing entrepreneurial spirit and business acumen. The career speaker series will feature experts from various industries, offering invaluable insights and inspiration to the students.
President Claudia Kirk Barto also took the opportunity to discuss the critical need for volunteers. These dedicated individuals will play a pivotal role in teaching engaging JA programs to students in the Palm Beaches and on the Treasure Coast. By sharing their knowledge and expertise, volunteers can help shape the future of the local community by empowering the next generation with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the business world.
"Global Entrepreneurship Week is an incredible opportunity for our local students to connect with the business community and learn from experts in various fields," said Claudia Kirk Barto during the interview. "We're excited to be a part of this global movement and invite volunteers to join us in making a difference in the lives of our young entrepreneurs."
Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches & Treasure Coast is dedicated to ensuring that students have the tools they need to succeed in the modern business landscape. Through initiatives like Global Entrepreneurship Week and the commitment of dedicated volunteers, JAPBTC continues to make a positive impact on the youth in the community.
This week-long speaker series is proudly supported by The UPS Store and Fifth Third Bank.