Felix and his parents were excited to have Congressmen Bob Dold tour the future home of Felix's Famous Cookies at 1059 E. High Street in Mundelein. They discussed the challenges and concerns faced by many business owners - funding, jobs and growth. The Congressmen was quite impressed with Felix and his strategic plan to grow his business and increase his donations to charities.
Felix may not be your typical 5th grader, but he sure has a knack for selling cookies! He sat down with Loudres Duarte from WGN to talk about school and running his own business. Click on the WGN logo to see their interview.
Business has boomed since winning the Samuel Adams Brewing the American Dream Pitch Competition, then teaming up with the IL Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to launch a successful crowd funding campaign for Felix and his team. Felix and Laura sat down with Clemente Nicado, Publisher & Editor in Chief of Negocios Now, to talk about life after the Hispanic Business Expo and how it has impacted their lives and business. Read all about here.
Felix's Famous Cookies is proud to team up with our friends at O'Hare-Midway Limousine Service, Inc. and Austin's Saloon & Eatery to host the 6th Annual Tailgate Party and Toy Drive benefiting the Walter and Connie Payton Foundation. It is TONS of fun for all Bears Fans. Some of our celebrity bartenders include former Bears players - Mickey Pruitt, Jason McKie, Adrian Peterson, Wendell Davis and the Payton Family. The event is FREE with a new, unwrapped toy or $10.00 per person. For more info, visit www.ohare-miday.com.