BROOKLYN - A young entrepreneur from Brownsville has caught the attention of Forbes for his booming businesses.

Egomeli Hormeku spends his time in front of a computer selling clothing, luxury cigars, books and wine as part of several online businesses called the Hormeku Group. At just 25 years old, he is being hailed as a man to watch by the magazine.

Homreku still works in Brownsville and says he wants to bring something positive to the area he grew up in.