PHINIX: A Youth Co:Lab Story

October 30 '18

"The name PHINIX was inspired by the Phoenix bird, which dies and gets reborn into a new bird."

Check out our video of Pamela Mejia, founder of Phinix, a social enterprise that upcycles textile wastes by collecting old clothes and fabric scraps and transforming them into higher value products, such as footwear and bags. Learn about her inspiration, advice for young entrepreneurs, and life after winning the Youth Co:Lab Summit this year!