etiKID Academy provides K-12, Higher Education, and corporate audiences with transformative experiential learning via Character and Career Etiquette services.
As a product of Chicago’s underserved communities and public school systems, etiKID Academy (pronounced eta-KID or phonetically similar to etiquette) was conceptualized in 2002 by Dr. Airies Davis to service low socioeconomic K-20 audiences with Character- education and Career-enrichment (dining, social and professional) etiquette workshops and curriculum. The etiKID Academy is a proud woman-led and minority-owned business (M/WBE certified).
Our first client was Grammy and Oscar awardee, Common for his non-profit Common Ground Foundation. The vision is for audiences to actualize self-efficacy by gaining life skills instrumental in order to develop whole-self potential in pursuit of ultimate career and character goals.
Our mission is to foster a mentee-to-mentor developmental blended learning journey, embodying the principle "for much is given, much is required." At EtiKID Academy LLC, we expect our mentees to pay it forward by sharing the knowledge gained from our programs with others.
Dining, Social & Professional
Director Co-Founder and CEO, Michael U.,
"From the moment I met Airies, it was clear that she had experiences, knowledge and aspirations that spanned well beyond the recruitment skills we needed. Airies was always incredibly professional and conscientious in everything she did while with Midan. I also enjoyed hearing about her education and the multiple passions and dreams she has for impacting the lives of kids and young professionals. I have no doubt Airies will have an impact on many companies and lives as she continues to pursue those dreams."