This is the story of an amazing journey of a first time young entrepreneur and Arab American, Leila Muhaizen, who talks about the ups and downs of creating a groundbreaking dating app, Bakllava,  that has taken Europe by storm!

In this podcast you will discover:

  • Where did Leila’s entrepreneurial spirit come from?
  • Was this Leila’s first jump into entrepreneurship?
  • Did Leila always see herself becoming a Founder and CEO?
  • What advice would Leil give to young girls back home?
  • What are Leila’s next big entrepreneurial steps?
  • Was there a point in her journey Leila felt like quitting?

The Ups and Downs of Creating a Groundbreaking Dating App


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Leila Muhaizen Bio

Leila Muhaizen is the founder and CEO of Baklava, the true Arab relationship app for dating, marriage and friendships. Leila combined both her experience in social entrepreneurship and project management, her education, and her passion for bringing people together to build an innovative, one-of-a-kind app. She is a native of Lebanon and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media and Communications with an emphasis in Marketing from the American University of Beirut.

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