Wary LLC/Smart Straws
Susana Cappello is an entrepreneur by trait. At a young age she has been exposed to the business world by her father, Juan Pablo Cappello, and spending a summer at the Barnard College of Columbia University’s entrepreneurship in training program her summer of her junior year. This summer program led her to her own entrepreneurial path where she initially developed the idea of the Smart Straw at the age of 17 in her entrepreneurship class at her high school, Gulliver Preparatory in Miami, Florida. This school project led to a win of the Miami Herald’s Business Plan Competition to a viral video of 17 million view to over 827 million media impressions covering the Smart Straws. Susana is currently finishing the WINLab accelerator of Babson College. She is now just 18 years old and is excited for the future of her entrepreneurial journey while studying at university next fall.