Junior Achievement Young Entrepreneur of the Month (April) – Amajanea’ Whitt of Wrist Litt
FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WPTA) – Amajanea’ Whitt is making a name for herself. During the pandemic, Amajanea’ discovered new ideas for a source of income. Currently, Whitt has several businesses, including her wrist accessory business, Wrist Litt, and her custom jeans services, A Jeans Co. Amajanea’ was inspired to start her wrist accessory business by her passionate little brother. which makes cobra knot bracelets.
Whitt says, “My parents told me and my brother that one of the best opportunities in life is to work for yourself. Work for yourself, create your own schedule, earn your own money and push yourself to do better for you and the generations after you. This is how you make generational wealth.
She went on to tell us, “I love bracelets, but I wanted to get into jewelry more. Since I’m not really into jewelry, I thought to myself, let me expand on that. I wanted to find something different that no one else (in Fort Wayne) was doing and capitalize on it. I thought, let me broaden my knowledge in the business world.
This is exactly what Amajanea’ did. In this business world, Amajanea’ is still learning and trying to find the sparks that help her stand out and continue to grow as an entrepreneur.
Whitt says, “I plan to have this as my college job. And share my business on campus and across the country of course. Then I do a mode minor to learn more. Then I hope to have my own business store. Maybe here in Fort Wayne, maybe around the world, we’ll see what happens, but that’s my goal.
Congratulations to Amajanea for being the young entrepreneur of the month this month. You can read more about his company on his website www.wristlitt.com/our-story.
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