Vedant Gupta, age 15, started Global Kid Media as a platform to motivate kids to succeed early in life and convince kids / parents / society that the conventional way of waiting doesn't have to be a box we resign to. Stepping out of the box can lead to amazing things learning skills and life lessons from communication to networking to partnerships to outreach to celebrity production / hosting content.
• 5,000 hours spent on this business since age 11
• 1,500 celebrity interviews
• 300 hosted show episodes
• 30 partnerships
• 1st place 10k winner Rocket Mortgage Detroit Demo Day entrepreneur competition
• Writing my book
This is the heart of Global Kid Media with 1,500 estimated celebrity interviews done to date with the biggest names in sports, music, and more. The events covered have ranged from Super Bowl week to Final Four plus NASCAR, PGA, MLB, NBA, NFL training camps, NCAA bowl games and rivalries, and more. See the endless list of stars here.
Covid brought an adapted model of hosting over 200 shows on social media with fantastic guests including current NFL and NBA stars, Academy Award winning directors and entertainers, top media personalities, authors, entrepreneurs, and more. This was almost a daily effort for over 6 months with nonstop shows to keep the content coming.
Besides interviewing in the field, doing shows and media work, and social media posts, Global Kid Media thrives on partnerships with over 25 partnerships to date coast to coast. These partnerships have included numerous hotels along the many travels producing creative spots for travel, destinations, restaurants, and even a cruise line for Super Bowl work and to help the environment.