Everest van der Zwan: Inventor of KIDQUEST - Where Kids Ask the Coolest Questions
Why did you want to create a game?
We were in lockdown and we always had ideas about creating something and this was the right time to try!
What has been your biggest achievement?
Winning amazing awards in the toy industry! I'm a finalist for TAGIE Young Inventor category right now and I've been honored with Mom’s Choice Honoring Excellence, Toy Insider Top Summer Toy Winner and National Parenting Products Awards Winner!
What was your biggest failure?
All the prototypes because a lot of them were nowhere near what we wanted or what it is today. And that is part of the journey to making something.
Do you have a mantra that you live by?
It doesn't matter if you succeed or not, it matters how hard you try.
If you look back at yourself 10 years ago, is this where you thought you’d be? Where did you think you’d be? What changed? What went right?
I wasn't alive! I need a few more years to answer this.
What advice do you have for people starting in the industry?
It is hard to start something new but it is fun and worth it. It is also a learning experience. READ MORE...