31 Mar '16, 4pm

11-year-old's passion for bees and business earns her a deal with Whole Foods

After selling her lemonade and gaining recognition regionally as a hard-working, smart, young entrepreneur from Austin, Texas, Mikaela wowed the investors on "Shark Tank," and FUBU CEO Daymond John invested $60,000 with Mikaela and the business. It's been a year since her "Shark Tank" appearance, and things have moved fast. Shortly after, Whole Foods gave Mikaela a producer loan for Bee Sweet (see photo above), and just yesterday, the natural foods store announced a 55-store distribution deal with her that is expected to earn her (and the bees) millions of dollars.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/money/sustainable-business-practices/b...

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