Over the next few weeks leading up to NFTE NY Metro’s Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) Semi-Finals happening June 5th, we will be profiling every student participating in the YEC. Stay Tuned. Today, we are profiling Roberto M., CEO of Metro Model Trains.
Metro Model Trains aims to provide model trains that have never been seen before in the current market. An industry worth over $1Bn and fueled by millions of model train enthusiasts worldwide, the model train market lacks reproductions of the most familiar railway cars around the world. Roberto M., CEO and founder of Metro Model Trains, will create model trains to help collectors add these enduring pieces to their collections. New York City. London. Boston. Tokyo. The trains of these global cities will finally be available to model train enthusiasts everywhere at an affordable price. Roberto is a freshman at Chelsea Career and Technical Education High School with plans to pursue a degree in mechanical and computer engineering. His passion for model trains will drive Metro Model Trains towards achieving the highest standard and he looks forward to creating one of the most respected brands in the model train industry.