As the economic changes in America are happening, the anticipation for self-growth has become palpable across the nation. From personal fitness to economic wealth, the desire to become more is rooted within people’s minds. This is where social media influencers, businessmen, and self-help leaders are stepping in, streamlining an unforgettable influence for the generations to come. Amidst this entrepreneurial space, Brett Boeve has become a sought-after name for his impeccable business skills and the jaw-dropping events that he helps manage and provide services. Brett is a 27-year-old Michigan-raised entrepreneur who is not just conquering the realm of college spring breaks but also owns a thriving driver’s network business in Chicago.
Brett’s journey into entrepreneurship began at the tender age of 19 when he decided to follow his passion to become an inspiring example for others. His introduction to the business world led him to develop a solid network of like-minded individuals who later became instrumental in his growth within the event management space. While managing spring breaks for a company, Brett discovered a passion for the industry, and that’s when he decided to work independently. In 2019, he helped organize a spring break for University Viral, where he managed 1,200 students. The event turned out to be a landmark in his career, also solidifying his reputation in the industry for creating memorable experiences, which has been going on for 5 years now.
Brett Boeve’s career in the events industry took a significant turn when he became the chief operating officer of University Viral, a renowned entertainment brand and, according to Entrepreneur Magazine, one of the fastest-growing companies. In collaboration with Backyard, the largest events venue in the city, Fort Lauderdale has become an unstoppable destination for college spring breaks.
Fort Lauderdale, often overshadowed by its glamorous neighbor Miami, captured Brett’s vision as an ideal backdrop. The city, with a comparable atmosphere at a more affordable cost, provides spring breakers with an exclusive blend of hotels, clubs, DJs, and pristine beaches. Curated by Brett and his partners, these spring break events have gained popularity among thousands of students who revel in the sun-soaked beaches by day and dance to pulsating DJ beats by night.
Brett’s entrepreneurial spirit is not limited to the events industry. He has added a new dimension to his career by venturing into the bustling streets of Chicago. He connected with people to start and scale a new business, and it was in this city Brett discovered a unique opportunity in the valet parking business. He teamed up with an events venue to expand his business from basic parking services to efficiently managing parking lots with over 300 customers per night.
What sets Brett’s ventures apart is not just their growth but their commitment to professionalism. With events drawing in thousands, Brett and his team seamlessly handle valet parking for up to 5% of the attendees within a 35-minute timeframe, a feat that many in the industry find extremely challenging. All while managing multiple different valet locations. Brett boasts of his business as synonymous with professional driver-based solutions or valet services in Chicago.
Going forward, Brett plans to expand his spring break business into an event powerhouse, offering customized packages that will prioritize student experience in South Florida. He aspires to transform Backyard into a weekly haven for thousands of students, establishing his brand as the go-to for planning grand spring break events nationwide.
Reflecting on his journey, Brett emphasizes the significance of networking, professionalism, and operational fineness. His story, from a humble beginning to an accomplished entrepreneur with multiple ventures, is an inspiration for many willing to venture down this path. Considering his spring breaks and valet parking ventures, Brett is more than just a young entrepreneur shaping his dreams. He is making a mark in the event scene in both the bustling city of Chicago and the sun-soaked beaches of South Florida.
Published by: Nelly Chavez