Founder and CEO Dina Kimmel remembers getting kicked out of places because of her autistic son’s behavior and worrying that her daughter would feel like she’s getting less attention. “I said to my husband there has to be other families, other people who need this,” she said.
On January 14, 2015, Founder and CEO Dina Kimmel had the honor of being one of the featured guests on radio talk show, Business Rockstars hosted by Ken Rutkowski. Business Rockstars Radio is the first and only National radio show that focuses on the 30 million entrepreneurs in the United States. Ken Rutkowski is also
Our Founder/CEO Was Recently Honored as the Woman of Entrepreneurship On December 19, 2014, our Founder and CEO, Dina Kimmel was awarded as the Woman of Entrepreneurship at the Los Angeles Lakers game. The award was presented by officials of Comerica Bank and the Los Angeles Lakers. The Comerica Bank Women’s Business Awards Program recognizes
Dina Kimmel talks about We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym and the Sensitive Santa and Sensitive Cupid programs going on at WRTS for the holidays. Click the video to hear the whole interview!
We Rock has joined forces with Autism Speaks and raised several thousands of dollars for Autism Research. Every year the gym walks for Team Gabriel (in honor of the Kimmels son ).
My business is We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym for All kids. Our doors opened at the end of the year in September 2010. We are an open play sensory gym. What that means is that all the fun equipment we use — swings, climbing apparatus and toys — is based on occupational therapy. All
Studio City (cbsla.com): Mom’s Dream Of Opening Kids’ Gym Turning Into Nightmare. A mother says her dream of opening a fun and specialized gym for all kids has turned into a nightmare. Dina Kimmel is involved in a bitter dispute with a neighboring business owner.
We Rock is in the news! Check out Curbed LA’s recent article, “China’s Skyscraper Lessons; Designing Inclusive Playgrounds.” We’re thrilled to be setting an example and being a part of a movement towards the design of inclusive playgrounds!
Since the inception of Women Empowered, I have come across many women from all walks of life and a considerable number of female entrepreneurs. There’s a thriving female entrepreneurial community here in Los Angeles and many have inspirational stories that are the driving force behind their businesses. One woman in particular who has recently inspired
We Rock The Spectrum's CEO, Dina Kimmel, was asked to be back on Autism Live with Shannon Penrod to tell her story once again!
Check out the latest clip with our CEO and hear about the amazing non-profit she has started in honor of her daughter Sophia.