Encantos CEO Steven Wolfe Pereira is a distinguished media director who has worked in technology and marketing for startups and large companies for years. Prior to that, he was Head of Marketing at Quantcast and will join the team as CEO. Founder and CEO Steven Wolfe has a passion for creating educational content for children of all backgrounds.
“Growing up in the Bronx and the Dominican Republic, I noticed how important it is to give children a rich and varied education,” says Wolfe Pereira. His parents were educators who emphasized the value of education, and he learned from their example. She now wants to help children build self-confidence and empathy with her Encantos programs.
As an entrepreneur, Wolfe Pereira has embraced diversity from an early age. His parents from the Dominican Republic and the Bronx were deeply committed to education and believed that the world was better if we were all the same. Its aim is to make education as diverse as possible and to help children accept differences. Because Wolfe grew up in a multicultural family, his passion for this goal is contagious.
Encantos ’multifaceted mission has shaped the company’s success as a public benefit and entertainment brand. It has several separate sections that include content, publishing, e-commerce, consumer products and brands directly for consumers. As a result, the company uses a concentric ring approach, placing the cause at the center and building connectivity around the cause.
The success of the entrepreneur has led to a successful venture with many major partners. He has worked with Nickelodeon to create educational content and consumer products. In addition to his work on the multicultural platform, he also founded the Tiny Travelers brand. Its aim is to help families celebrate the diversity of different countries as well as the cultures that live there. Traditional publishers would start with the most popular countries in the world, such as the United States. Currently, Encantos has published books on Haiti, India, Nigeria and Lebanon. He hopes to have books about every country in the world.
A successful multicultural platform for teaching and publishing is essential for the 21st century. In addition to physical products, Encantos’ online platform offers an extensive library of digital content. In addition, his mission is to build a family entertainment brand based on different cultures and ethnic groups. The company has a range of brands aimed at children aged four to fourteen. The goal of the SMASH program is to raise awareness of different cultural concepts.
As CEO of Encantos, he believes it is crucial to provide a personal learning platform. His passion for this goal motivated him to create a company website. Although the company is currently still small, the company has already launched several successful educational products. The website of the website is available in several languages and supports the international expansion of the company.
In addition to his own multicultural learning platform, Wolfe Pereira has also launched a brand that cares for children aged 14 and under. Its founders are primarily Latin Americans and Africans, and their mission is to create a diverse and inclusive world. While still working on the Encantos business model, he is a visionary and entrepreneur.
Founder Steven Wolfe Pereira has a unique background and is a visionary. In his TED talk, he spoke about the importance of embracing diversity in the workplace. His passion for multicultural education was born out of his own passion and is a philanthropist who has long worked to build a global company.
Spencer Rascoff is the executive president of dot.LA. He is an entrepreneur and company leader who co-founded Zillow, Hotwire, dot.LA, Pacaso and Supernova and has served as Zillow’s CEO for a decade. Through its startup studio and venture capital firm, 75 & amp; Sunny, Spencer is an active angel investor in more than 75 companies and incubates even more.
In this episode of Office Hours, host Spencer Rascoff talks to Steven Wolfe Pereiro about Encantos, a platform designed to help children learn 21st century skills through storytelling.
Pereira started as an entrepreneur when he was young, selling used comics in New York City where he grew up.
His mother, an immigrant from the Dominican Republic, and his father, born and raised in the Bronx, were both teachers who strongly believed in the importance of education.
“One of the key things you’ve learned is that no one can take away your education,” Pereira said.
In developing Encantos, Pereira wanted a platform to help children learn life and educational skills that are not often learned in the classroom. The program includes courses that teach everything from social awareness and compassion to multilingualism and financial literacy.
“We really want to have a playful approach to learning. And it’s actually based on learning science. But the whole idea, ‘hey, we want to bring something to the world that would really resonate,'” Pereira said.
In addition to learning tools, Pereira sees Encantos as a creative platform where artists of all kinds can offer ideas for lessons. Pereira sees this as a way to open the door for color creators, especially to build a portfolio of works.
“If you’re a creator, you have a really hard time getting your stuff into the world, no matter the type of creator,” Pereira said. “But when it comes to space for kids and family, it’s almost impossible to actually publish a book or make an animated series or anything like that.”
Encantos wants to allow creators to publish their work on the platform and own the intellectual property.
Pereira’s path to publishing is unusual. he studied international relations and economic development and expected development work at the World Bank. But an internship through Sponsors for Educational Opportunities (SEO) encouraged him to work with the Blackstone Group and gave him a taste of finance.
“I didn’t know anything about this world of finance. And that’s one of those things where they teach you in SEO that you have to be the first to enter and the last,” Pereira said.
The experience drew Pereiro into the world of technology and media. He has been working in engineering ever since.
Disclaimer: Spencer Rascoff is an investor in Encantos.
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Dot.LA Engagement Intern Joshua Leton contributed to this post.