Educational Toys from Mexico
Claudia González Brambila, Virginia Kalis, Humberto Valencia-Herrera, Eduardo Zelaya, and Pablo Galindo Herrera
Four friends with complementary skills launched a toy company that makes and sells educational toys. Their early success surprised them. Their greatest challenges were to find a way to become profitable and to avoid letting their venture interfere with their family lives.
On a rainy summer afternoon in July 2009, Marcela Huet, Ibó Angulo, Hilda Díaz, and Laura Cortés were enjoying lattes at Café Punta del Cielo in Mexico City. The four were happy to be together again ...