Erica Nicole Founder and CEO, YFS Magzine
Erica Nicole is an accomplished serial entrepreneur, acclaimed small business expert, dynamic speaker, syndicated columnist, philanthropist and Christian thought leader. As a renowned serial entrepreneur, Erica leads a diverse business portfolio across digital media, national speaking, global business development, and electronic equipment industries.
Erica is best known by the entrepreneurial community as the Founder and CEO of YFS Magazine: Young, Fabulous & Self-Employed (yfsmagazine.com) an internationally acclaimed and award-winning small business news site – the definitive digital magazine for startup, small business news and entrepreneurial culture.
She is a member of the Young Entrepreneur Council and National Association of Professional Women, a VISA Business Network and Huffington Post contributor, and former Business Insider contributor. Her prior achievements include the Leading Ladies Honoree Award in Honor of Super Bowl XLV, North America Small Business Influencer Nominee, Media Achievement Award, Cameron School of Business Leadership Award and certification from the University of Bremen, Germany in Money & Capital Markets.
Erica Nicole’s passion for global entrepreneurship is at the core of her business and life philosophy. She is committed to helping entrepreneurs via her ‘Fortune 500 Simplified,’ business approach. And leading Gen Y entrepreneurs to success, by helping them reach their highest potential and develop smart, sustainable and profitable small businesses.
As an entrepreneurial change-agent, Erica Nicole been featured in national media outlets including Forbes.com, Portfolio.com, Fox Business, MSN Business on Main, The Huffington Post, Black Enterprise, American Express OPEN Forum, Business Insider, AllBusiness.com, Mashable, AOL.com, Examiner.com and many more.