Using Hypnotherapy To Transform People’s Lives For The Better

Meet Sonya Iris-Hudson, a Behavioural Change Therapist who is using her skills in Hypnotherapy, NLP, EFT, Counselling, and Reiki to transform lives.  From working as a shop assistant, voluntary police woman to running her furniture and flower shops, and even learning homoeopathy, Sonya Iris-Hudson kept trying out different career paths until she discovered her passion […]

Combining Intuitive Healing and Branding To Help Women Entrepreneurs Grow

Meet Cecilia Tement & Cheryl Geonanga, Co-founders at Soulful Intuitive Branding, a platform that helps heart-based entrepreneurs to show up powerfully with passion and purpose by helping them to heal, brand, and market all-in-one! From trauma to healing, Cecilia Tement and Cheryl Geonanga took their journeys together with Soulful Intuitive Branding. Cecilia is a Transformational […]

Matching the Right Companies with the Right Candidates

Meet Victoria Naylor-Leyland and Charlotte Howard-Jones, the Founder and Commercial Director of Kosmos Recruitment, a boutique, family-run recruitment consultancy focused on the supply of high-caliber candidates. Victoria and Charlotte are the dream team behind Kosmos Recruitment, helping both businesses and candidates find their right fit. Despite their 7 years age gap and different interests ever […]

Teaching people to adopt a holistic approach in life!

Annika Ek- Functional Nutritionist & Wisdom Coach at TrulyU, where she helps women get healthier via anti-inflammatory eating and living. Annika grew up in a small village in Sweden where she had a quiet life with family, friends, school, and nature- it was a good yet simple childhood. After obtaining a degree in economics, she […]

Using Storytelling and Visual Imagery To Bridge the Gaps in the Media World

Meet Doris Hobbs, Founder at Rich in Love, Keynote speaker and host at Dose of Doris, and PR & Media Specialist who is supporting start-up brands and businesses to enhance their reputation as an accessible luxury brand.  Doris Hobbs is a San Francisco Bay Area’s luxury liaison with 15 years of integrated marketing experience across […]

Creating A Welcoming and Accessible System of Care For People With Mental Illnesses

Meet Jill Atkinson, a Colorado-based clinical psychologist who works to serve the mentally ill and underserved population.  Jill Atkinson is a true embodiment of love, care, and perseverance, having dedicated her life to serving patients suffering from chronic mental illness. Atkinson, a clinical psychologist by trade, earned her Ph.D. with the same goal in mind. […]

Ensuring Adequate Support and Resources for Students and Teachers

Meet Jeannine King, Director of Student Support at Bronx Community Charter School, a small learning community founded on the principle that children learn best when they are active participants in their own learning.  Jeannine King has been an educator for the last 21 years and is working each day to ensure better education for her […]

Partnering Up with Companies To Build Real Diverse and Inclusive Workplaces

Meet Tricia Driver, Founder, and CEO at A New Normal, an organization that helps businesses achieve the benefits of an inclusive culture; and facilitates the creation of environments that allow employees to bring their full selves to work. In the fast-paced and unequal world we live in today, diversity and inclusion have become the need […]

Bringing Entrepreneurs and Investors Together To Build Successful Businesses

Meet Tsvetelina Zapryanova, Chief Commercial Officer and Partner at InvestorConnected, a platform that brings SMEs and funders together, helping them to combine resources and build successful businesses. A commercial director by trade, Tsvetelina Zapryanova has led several teams in different sectors in the earlier stages of her career before pivoting to the tech sector. Over […]

Helping Organizations and Employees Succeed Through Viable HR Solutions

Meet Dr. Melanie Peacock, Sole Proprietor at Double M Training & Consulting, a boutique Human Resources consultancy focused on taking organizations’ Human Resource outcomes to the next level With 30 years of experience in human resources, Dr. Melanie Peacock is working to improve the HR outcomes of organizations through solutions, workshops, and presentations offered by […]

From Uganda To Norway: Taking Unconventional Paths and Winning Against All Odds

Meet Winifred Patricia Johansen, Senior Vice President at Quantafuel, a technology-based energy company converting waste plastics back into low-carbon synthetic oil products replacing virgin oil products.  Winifred Johansen is an engineer, business strategist, executive and leadership researcher, and Senior Vice President at Quantafuel. Born in Uganda, she migrated to Norway at 16 and has been […]

Creating An Equal World By Ensuring Workplace Safety and Decent Wages

Meet Ilona Mooney, CEO at Work Ahead, an organization that helps companies advance social sustainability and impact with intuitive and friendly video surveys. In the quest of solving the problems that the world faces, Ilona Mooney became an engineer, only to find out that her lessons were focused on the developed parts of the world. […]

Make the Choices That Feel Right For You

Meet Sirkku Huisko, Chief Operating Officer at Lunden Architecture Company, a Helsinki-based architecture office focused on contemporary challenges of housing, cities, and their development + innovations of building technology.  From working in low-standing positions to making her way to become a leader, Sirkku Huisko’s career trajectory is as inspiring as it can get. She started […]

Making a difference in the business world with smart solutions

Meet Hana Colakovic- CEO & Entrepreneur at Svippin, a tech venture that delivers software solutions (app, web and system) for clients across the world. Hana describes herself as a curious and hardworking woman who is making her own path in life. She loves challenges- you will always find her looking for new ways to evolve […]

Creating a professional and productive space for aspiring board members

Meet Elise Perraud- Chief Operations Officer at NEDonBoard, a professional membership and development body for non-executive directors and board members. Elise grew up in a caring and loving environment in the West of France. After studying in Paris and moving to London when she was 24, she secured a place in the graduate training programme […]

This Trainer Is Using Animal Behavior Science To Help Aggressive Dogs

Meet Elaine McKean Berg, Owner at Golden Rule Dog Training, an organization that provides in-house pet dog training based on animal behavior science. Like humans, animals too understand the language of love and at times more than us. Elaine McKean Berg, the founder of Golden Rule Dog Training herself had an aggressive dog, whom she […]

Opportunities Are Created By Those Who Taste The Win

Opportunities Are Created By Those Who Taste The Win    Emily-Jane Price, the Chief Operating Officer of the British Franchise Association, is an ambitious business woman who made her way through life. Emily did not have it all served to her on a platter. In fact, it was quite the contrary. She fought her share […]

When It Doesn’t Go Your Way, Make It Go Your Way

Joanne Burke-Sherman is a visionary entrepreneur. She is the Owner of JBS Holistic Nutrition and the Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of Dharma Dreams Vocational Center. It was at a moment of distress that Joanne found the courage and inspiration to take charge and make things happen instead of waiting for someone else to do […]

Opportunities Are Created By Those Who Taste The Win

Emily-Jane Price, the Chief Operating Officer of the British Franchise Association, is an ambitious business woman who made her way through life. Emily did not have it all served to her on a platter. In fact, it was quite the contrary. She fought her share of battles, overcame her fears, created sustainable opportunities for herself […]

Her Knack for Writing Has Given Jobs to Thousands of People!

Meet Krista Morris- A professional resume writer & consultant who helps people in getting employment from all over the world. Krista started her career in social services where she was helping people, primarily women, in making them independent from being dependent upon welfare funds in the United States to being self-sufficient and taking care of […]

Helping Individuals And Companies Neutralise Their Waste Impact

Meet Sabrina Viitasaari, Co-Founder at Nu Cycle, an organization that enables waste negative technology solutions around the world through a simple, transparent waste offset service. A technology business professional, an international law graduate, and a marine biologist walk into a room and devise a viable solution to the world’s waste problem that has been plaguing […]

Empowering Working Professionals To Take Control of Their Workday Health

Meet Lucy Griffith, Founder at Thrive At Work, wellbeing at work specialist who helps boost employees’ workday energy, stress-resilience, and productivity.  We are living in a world that has been promoting hustle culture now more than ever. As a result, many of us are struggling to prioritize our physical and mental health over work. This […]

Providing a ray of hope to those who can’t afford it

Meet Jaclyn Pederson – Founder and CEO at Feeding Matters, an NGO uniting the concerns of needful families with leading advocates, experts and healthcare professionals. Jaclyn’s mission statement is: ‘To lead with empathy, integrity, and service to influence systems and impact underserved and vulnerable populations.’ This mission statement guides her in her personal life with […]

Blending Creativity With Mindfulness To Relax and Find Inner Peace

Meet Suzanne Thee, an entrepreneur and founder at Creativithee/Unwindle, a platform to teach people the joy of relaxing through creative activities such as painting and drawing. Working as a banker in the Netherlands for five years, Suzanne Thee had a pretty mundane life. Like most millennials, she wanted to climb up the corporate ladder and […]

What You Do Today Matters!

We are all privy to the problems of the systems. Seldom do we take charge to uproot those problems and establish a cleaner system for a sustainable tomorrow. Well, Gunilla is clearly not someone who’d sit back and let things fall in place with impurities. No wonder why this confident and courageous woman did and […]

If She Can Do It, So Can You

We have all read of people who have attained success. The definition of success, however, stands different for most who have apparently attained it. Emma Bara, the Co-founder of WeCanAccess, is one such woman who’ll surprise you through her journey to success.  Emma is a professional with over 25 years’ experience in the field of […]

Success Is A Byproduct of Consistency

Christine James is the CEO & Founder of Blick Shared Studios, a network of social enterprise creative workspaces in Belfast Northern Ireland. She is a woman who dawns from the fashion world and yet has created a legacy of serial entrepreneurship simply through her brilliance. But what transformed her career for the best was her […]

And They Say Women Don’t Know About Technology

As women, we are all privy to the limiting allegation that women don’t know about technology or business or law and what not! Caroline was no exception until she left a dent to prove that not only does she have a seat at the table but she owns the table.  Caroline Hayward is the CEO/Founder […]

Kickstarting a brighter future for the needy with football

Meet Cecilie Hauerberg- Co-founder and Head of Secretariat at FANT, a football-based NGO in West Africa for marginalised communities. Cecilie was born and brought up in Denmark, Scandinavia. For the past 10 years, she has been dedicating her life to her organization FANT- Football for A New Tomorrow, which aims to create better life circumstances […]

Using a Human Rights Approach To Find Effective Solutions For International Development

Meet Beatrice Maneshi, Founder of Catalystas Consulting an EU-based internationally focused private consulting firm dedicated to providing tailor-made solutions to problems.  Beatrice Maneshi is an Iranian-American feminist founder of Catalystas Consulting where she and her team uses a human rights approach to support programs and projects that help improve the state of the world. They […]

Making Every Purchase Rewarding for Customers

Meet Sonni Christine Jakobse- Founder and CEO at Bill Kill AS, a payment gateway that gives rewards for every purchase made. Sonni is a founder with a special interest in innovation and digitalisation. Her 15 years of experience in banking/finance and debt collection include a degree in organizational psychology and a Master’s degree in strategic […]

Acting as a Bridge Between Doctors and Marginalized Communities With No Access to Healthcare.

Meet Lindsay Brereton, a Commercial Real Estate Advisor, Certified Commercial Investment Manager (CCIM), and Vice President Healthcare Real Estate Services at Bull Realty who assists private doctors lease/buy a property to serve patients from marginalized communities.  A real estate advisor by trade, Lindsay Brereton is trying to bring healthcare to impoverished communities in Atlanta and […]

Being an Individualistic and Independent person, the First Years of Bind; She Felt it was Challenging Sometimes to Collaborate Closely with a Business Partner.

Meet Kirsten Wagenaar, Founder and Owner of Bind, a Netherlands-based community-building agency that works to professionalize community building within and around organizations and make them future proof.  A psychologist by study, Kirsten Wagenaar is now running a community-building agency to help organizations grow and build connections. She started working as a community manager in 2008 […]

Creating an all-inclusive safe place for people with corporate experience

Esther Hofstede- Founder, Consultant & Trainer Employee Volunteer at Together For, an NGO network that brings together the capacity, time and talents of corporate volunteers. Young Esther was just 17 when she went on an exchange program for a year to California, USA and stayed with a family there. Her brilliant talent in playing tennis […]

The Danish Woman with A Vision of Success

Lene Stiil, Founder of AllergyCertified, is a Danish woman of 51, with a vision to make an impact on 7 billion people. Lene shares that she believes, “Most things are possible, we are not born with the same opportunities, and we are all responsible to help even the scores.” “Laughter is the best energy for […]

She Who Fears Not To Embrace The Change

Marianne Nilsen Sturmair, the Managing Director of Engineers Without Borders Norway, is a woman who leads by example. The most intriguing thing about Marianne is that she is an admirer of change and her career trajectory reflects that best. It takes courage to take a leap of faith and embrace change. Marianne is a living […]

Creating Workspaces to Empower People To Think and Work Smarter And Creatively

Meet Emily Gupton, Chief of Staff at SKG, Inc. a furniture dealership company providing customers unique, creative, and cost-effective office solutions that are skillfully supported by its exceptional service teams.  After working in the healthcare sector for over a decade, Emily Gupton made a drastic career switch to the construction and interiors space. She holds […]

Offering a Platform To Local Artists To Showcase Their Talent

Meet Jill Moody, Director of Programming Analog & Writers Studios & Entertainment Sales at Hutton Hotel Nashville, wherein local creatives are allowed to be heard in a diverse environment. Jill Moody is a small-town girl with big dreams who didn’t stop until one day they finally came true. Growing up in Michigan, Jill always dreamt […]

Assisting Government and Multilateral Organizations in Making Effective Use of Data

Meet Andrea Ulrich, Deputy Director Of Operations at Development Gateway, a nonprofit that provides data and digital solutions for international development.  A bioengineering graduate, Andrea Ulrich followed her parents’ footsteps, but in a slightly different way. She went to Rice University in Texas to attend a program called Rice 360, an engineering field for limited-resource […]

A Tale Inspired By The Power of Conversation

Challenging the stereotypical definitions of success, Barbara Elizabeth Conner chose to define success in her own terms and rightly so. It is never comfortable to introspect, accept and act upon an instinct that might change the course of your life. It demands courage and a strong will to dedicate yourself to that instinct and Barbara […]

A Tale Of Her Commitment To Creativity

Jennifer Mirkovic, Chief Operating Officer, Media / Content Management and Promotion, Airvuz, is a woman of creativity and commitment. Her ability to stay consistent with her pursuit fetched her a wonderful career that covers all facets of her expertise and interest. Besides holding a Master’s Degree in Communication, Jenny has a wide variety of experience […]

A Woman Who Created Her Own Path

Aubrey Wallace, Co-founder of Dandelion Branding, a Digital Marketing Agency, is a certified herbalist, reader, and a plant, dog, and kitty momma. She holds Bachelor degrees from The Michigan State University in Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science as well as in Criminal Justice. Besides, she’s also a herbalist certified by the Ohlone Herbal Center.  Aubrey […]

And With Resilience She Paved Her Own Path

Darshita Gillies, Founder and CEO, Maanch, was listed among the 100 Most Meaningful Business Leaders 2020 and the 100 Most Influential in UK-India Relations. She founded Maanch in 2018 which is a UK-based B Corp developing technology to measure, monitor and report on the impact of investments, organisations and philanthropy, through the lens of the […]

Empowering People To Break The Structure of Abuse and Violence

Meet Carrie McManus, Director of Innovation & Programs at Sagesse, an organization that empowers people of all backgrounds to disrupt structures of violence through curating environments to heal and lead safe, healthy lives.  As a registered social worker and Director of Innovation and Programs at Sagesse, Carrie McManus works to challenge long-standing beliefs and eradicate […]

A Woman Who Created Her Own Path

Aubrey Wallace, Co-founder of Dandelion Branding, a Digital Marketing Agency, is a certified herbalist, reader, and a plant, dog, and kitty momma. She holds Bachelor degrees from The Michigan State University in Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science as well as in Criminal Justice. Besides, she’s also a herbalist certified by the Ohlone Herbal Center.  Aubrey […]

Becoming A Ray of Hope For The Needy And Vulnerable

Meet Stephanie Bowman, Founder & Visionary of One Heart for Women and Children, non-profit that offers HOPE by helping with food, clothing, school supplies, parenting classes, and many other resources that are so needed in the community.  Stephanie Bowman is a compassionate woman who is constantly working to make a positive impact on the lives […]

Providing solutions to health research questions with an aim to improving health outcomes and access to medications for patients

Meet Karissa Johnston, co-founder and Scientific Director at Broadstreet Health Economics & Outcomes Research, an independent consultancy specializing in epidemiology and health economics. The best way to enter the entrepreneurial world is to go in armed with knowledge and experience. Along with long-time colleague and friend Shelagh Szabo, Karissa Johnston founded a health research consultancy […]

Chosen Kids: Building an Apparel Brand With God’s Words To The Children

Meet Ebony Phinisee, a human resource professional and Founder at Chosen Kids, a Bible-based online kids’ clothing store.  A well-rounded country girl with old school Southern principles, Ebony Phinisee learned the value of hard work and passion pretty early in life. Although a native of Atlanta, she lived in Mississippi with her aunt and uncle, […]

The Learned Leader of YJI

Jackie Majerus, Co-founder of the educational non-profit institution, Youth Journalism International, is also a teacher and a journalist. With more than two decades in the industry, she continues to love working with young writers, artists and photographers. Jackie loves seeing life through their eyes and providing a quality journalism program that makes it possible for […]

Finding Her Voice In The Male-Dominated Software Space

Meet Abigail Allen, Sales Director at Showbie, a hybrid learning platform that brings the classroom together in one, easy to use app. Abigail Allen started her career in the software space 20 years ago and joined sales management back in 2011-12. Currently, she is the sales director at Showbie, but her journey as a female […]

And It All Boils Down To Consistency

Kathy Fisher, Co-owner of Fisher Green Creative LLC, a website designer and marketer, is a woman of consistency and determination. Her ability to stay consistent towards her vision and pivot when necessary is not only benefiting her but her clients as well. She would do great justice to the concept of ordinary women who achieve […]

Steering the Fitness Industry In The Direction of Longevity and Profitability

Meet Emily Buckley, Chief Operations Executive at The Cliffs Climbing + Fitness, an organization that strives to create a fun and supportive environment that instills a love of climbing, strong community values, and good climbing ethics. “I have the drive, persistence, and dedication to get anything accomplished, if I put the work in,” these words […]

Be The Light You Want To See In The World

Often we tend to point a finger at others and hope that it would make things better. Lori Graber, Director of Rehabilitation, is also an Occupational Therapist who looks at things the other way around.  Contrary to the easy way out, she tried and emerged as the change she wanted to see in the world.  […]

Women in Technology; Achieving the Unachievable

Entrepreneur, business owner and women’s rights advocate Elizabeth Lauer Reed, believes in taking the road less traveled to round out her professional profile and find opportunities for herself.  A photo of Ruth Bader Ginsburg overlooks her office, as a reminder to keep pushing forward, not concerning yourself with obstacles. Elizabeth’s mind-set is to consistently push […]

The Suburban Girl’s Secret To Success

Jill Osterhout, Owner & CEO of KCO Resource Management, knew from a very young age that she wanted several things for herself. She’s a mother, a wife, an eternal learner, a traveler and obviously, a successful businesswoman. She is all that she has always wanted to become and has taken action to turn her dreams […]

Supporting Women Facing Unplanned Pregnancies In the Next Step Through Educational Resources and Counselling

Meet Gina Bonino, Assistant Executive Director at Heartbeat Of Toledo, a non-profit pregnancy and parenting support organization.  “If we change our thinking, we can change our path”, says Gina Bonino, who made her way from being a waitress to assistant executive director at non-profit helping women facing unplanned pregnancies. A licensed therapist by trade, initially […]

Conserving The Endangered Prairies To Maintain Ecosystem Balance

Meet Della Barbato, Director of Education at The Native Prairies Association of Texas, a nonprofit dedicated to the conservation of plants and wildlife.  Della Barbato is an environmental educator who is passionate about the natural world and believes that as humans, it’s our moral responsibility to protect the ecosystem and wildlife around us. She studied […]

And That’s How She Turned Her Passion Into Her Profession

If you were to seek inspiration to travel the road not taken, meet Hannah White. The brilliant Head of Product & Design at Leverege, Hannah White, is one of those courageous women who chose to break free of the stereotypes.  White didn’t settle for the predefined pathways that lead to business, law or medicine. Instead, […]

Helping Students become Global Citizens through her Leadership Skills

Meet Andrea Chesley, the Director of Enrollment Management of Ross School, the only N-12 private, non-profit, private school on the East end. Originally from Phoenix, Arizona, Ms. Chesley is a trained actress, dancer, and singer, with a BFA in Choreography and BE in Secondary Education from Arizona State University. Moving to Los Angeles in 2009, […]

This Educator Is Helping Young Minds Achieve Academic Success

Meet Joanna Draugsvold, an educator, artist, and Director of Creative Programs at The Winchendon School with a focus on humanistic education.  Joanna Draugsvold is shaping the young minds of today to let them be the future leaders of tomorrow. She has been an educator for over 45 years and is helping her students to find […]

Using The Power of Data To Reduce Waste and Move Towards A Sustainable Future

Meet Emily Rogers, Co-Founder at Reath, a Tech Nation Net Zero company that is building the digital infrastructure for circular systems. Emily Rogers started off her career working in operation, logistics, and inventory management at series A and B start-up companies. This is where she realized how data could be used to apply machine learning […]

Fortune Sides With She Who Dares

Editorial Director & Journalist, Kristina Etter is one of those passionate human beings who do not bow down to pressing endeavours. From corporate America to homelessness, she has emerged victorious from the wrath of all trials and tribulations. Her journey is certainly an inspiration to all those women who fight countless battles in the silence […]

Leveraging The Power Of Creative Thinking To Create Social and Environmental Change

Meet Chrissy Levett, Founder + Creative Director at Creative Conscience, a global platform set up to empower, train and reward creative thinking only for social and environmental impact.  Chrissy Levett is a creative director, designer, speaker, educator, mother, and activist who is using creative thinking to promote sustainability and have a positive impact on the […]

It’s Never Too Late To Be What You Might Have Been

Meet Jennifer Brown, Regional Director of Operations at Emler Swim School, an institution that teaches children swimming with safety as their highest priority.  “It’s never too late for what you want to do. If you are motivated and are ready to put the work in, you can achieve anything”. Jennifer Brown, Regional Director of Operations […]

Making Her Country Proud By Serving A Noble Cause

Meet Kayla Lopez- Director of Military Partnerships at Viqtory, a program that creates civilian opportunities for veterans. Kayla is a single mother of one with an avid passion to serve those who ‘served’- she is dedicated to leaving the world a better way than she has experienced till now through advocacy and volunteerism. Her current […]

Where Success and Sustainability Goes Hand In Hand

Ditching the long sustaining reality behind the enchanting fashion closets and taking a step towards sustainable fashion is no average Joe’s work. Chere Di Boscio, the founder and editor-in-chief of Eluxe Magazine, not only took a step away from what appalled her but also took a step towards and revolutionized what would be appealing sustainably […]

Helping Private Doctors Deliver Better Care Through Alternative Medications

Meet Elizabeth Philp, Co-founder, and CEO at Roseway Labs, a pharmacy that works with private doctors to deliver personalised medicine that addresses ageing and improves health.  Elizabeth Philp went from a career in human resources and management consulting to establishing a healthcare venture in the span of ten years. She put to use the experience […]

She Provides Courage To Women To Rise From The Ashes

Meet Toshonna Ross- Founder & Executive Director of Courageous Women Association, a Nonprofit Organization based in Oakland, California. Being an entrepreneur who leads by her heart in all that she does, Toshonna is passionate about serving others and living her life in service of knowing this is what God’s will and plan is for her. […]

Creating Authentic Brand Experiences Through Custom Engagement Strategies

Meet Latria Graham, President, and Founder at Graham Leak Branding (GLB), a strategic communications consulting firm that helps clients create authentic brand experiences that foster brand loyalty and drive revenue. As the founder of GLB, Latria Graham takes on many roles at a time. She is a Consultant in Cause Marketing, Corporate Social Responsibility, Public […]

This Entrepreneur is Using Her Expertise in Human Behavior to Assist Leaders To Become Better Managers

Meet JoAnn Corley-Schwarzkopf, Executive Advisor at Manage Global, an organization that helps executive leaders substantially improve their executive leadership & management through their expertise in human behaviour. As a business speaker, author, and executive advisor, JoAnn Corley Schwarzkopf is helping executive leaders grow and their organizations with them. She went from working in the insurance […]

Helping Brands Evolve Through Innovative Digital Marketing and Technology Solutions

Meet Jacqueline Hudson, Founder, and CEO at LUXE Digital Now LLC, a global digital marketing and public relations firm specializing in digital strategy and planning, brand management, and product campaigns for top-name global companies. Jacqueline is an award-winning digital marketeer with over a decade of experience in the field. She has played an integral role […]

Transitioning From Politics to The World of Art: This Communicator’s Willingness To Adapt Helped Her Build A Successful Career

Meet Courtney Law, Director of Communications, Partnerships, and Digital Initiatives at Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, an innovative forum for contemporary art that inspires and challenges all audiences, creating understanding and dialog about art. Even as a young girl living in suburban Dallas, Courtney knew she wanted to enter the realm of politics one day. […]

This Marketeer ‘Accidently’ Found Her True Passion in Art

Meet Christina Twomey, a self-taught artist and CEO of Christina Twomey Art + Design, a Los Angeles-based art firm that offers abstract and resin artwork, and furniture.  It all began when one day Christina walked into a Joann fabrics store in her neighbourhood, casually picked some art supplies, and started painting. A few days later, […]

Fighting Discrimination With Her Positive Outlook Towards Life

Meet Adria Buchanan- the Executive Director of Fair Housing Center of Washington, a non-profit organization based in the United States. Adria identifies herself as a black cis-gender female, a mother of 1 and Executive Director of the Fair Housing Center of Washington, a non-profit dedicated to eliminating unlawful housing discrimination in western and central Washington […]

Supporting The Female Entrepreneurs with a CALM Approach

Meet Chloe Leibowitz, Life Coach, Co-Founder, and Chief Happiness Officer at We Are Tabono, an organization that aims to support female small business owners and encourage a more holistic approach to entrepreneurship. As more and more women enter the business realm, they need better visibility to keep their business up and running. Hailing from an […]

Taking The E-commerce Experience To A Whole New Level

Meet Stefanie Erica Hammett- Co-owner and SVP of Operations for OmniiX, an organization of passionate online retail specialists leveraging merchandising, eCommerce, and shopper marketing experience.  Prior to coming to the agency side of the business, Stefanie spent a decade thriving in roles at Kellogg’s or Smithfield Foods across e-Commerce, Sales Operations, Business Management, and Account […]

Here’s To Being A Woman & Winning The Battles As One

“When you feel like doing what you want to do is impossible and you just can’t do it, stop and reconnect with how amazing you are and remember that things only appear this hard just before a breakthrough.” – Cathy Bennett  Cathy Bennett, Founder & Principal of Vertical, is an ambitious, creative and successful entrepreneur. […]

And That’s What Confidence & Awareness Bestowed Her With

Lack of confidence is one of the most common concerns that keep us from achieving our highest potential. But the ones who identify it and take actions to get past such challenges truly make it big. Lucy Timms is one such inspiring human who fought all the odds and made it to the top.  The […]

Bringing An End To The Cycle of Period Poverty And Shame

Meet Emily Wilson, CEO and Founder of Irise International, a non-profit organization that delivers programs and research in the UK and East Africa to support young people and their communities to address menstruation-related barriers.  “The first period is the moment in your life when society tells you very clearly what it means to have a […]

A Tech-Based Solution To Your Mental Health Problems

Meet Anna Tarasenko- Chief Neuroscience Officer at BrainPatch, a neurotechnology start-up that develops non-invasive solutions for mental health problems. Anna describes herself as a neuroscientist with a deep interest in clinical psychology and a person who loves playing tanguera in the evenings. She spent the first 16 years of her life in her home country […]

Giving A New Face To Journalism With A Creative Outlook

Meet Amanda Eleftheriades-Sherry: The Director & Editor at Clydesider Creative, a creative community magazine based in Scotland. Amanda (she/her) identifies herself as a woman who is passionate about people, human connections and how individuals make a positive difference during their time on this planet. At present, she is the founder of Clydesider Creative- a community […]

Creating Diverse Opportunities For Diverse Professionals With Compassion

Meet Kerry Brennan Bertram- the CEO & daughter of Barbara Brennan, Founder of Stride, Inc. Kerry’s mother Barbara started Stride in the early 1980s with a corporate mission to provide employment to adults with developmental delays. 40 years later, as Kerry leads the bandwagon, she believes that they are still the most diverse and inclusive […]

Adding Sustainability To The Ecosystem With Her Conscious Efforts

Meet Angela de Manzanos Guinot- CEO & Co-Founder of FungiAlert, a company that provides sustainable farming solutions. Angela co-founded FungiAlert in 2015 while completing her PhD studies at Imperial College, London. Before becoming CEO in April 2021, since 2016 she was FungiAlert’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Furthermore, before becoming FungiAlert’s CTO, she completed a PhD […]

Providing A Safe Refuge For Girls In West Africa To Live, Learn and Work

Meet Courtney Bullard, Co-Founder and Executive Director at The Pearl House Academy, a non-profit that provides physical care, emotional support, spiritual development, and life-changing academic/vocational opportunities to girls in Ghana.  A native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Courtney Bullard leapt faith when she decided to bring light to the lives of several vulnerable girls in a faraway […]

Transforming the Way this World Perceives Education

Meet Mary Wenstrom- Education & Chief Impact Officer at Pilina Education Alliance, a high school learning program in Hawaii Growing up on a small farm in Minnesota, Mary’s childhood was spent playing sports and helping her family out on the farm. Little did she know that she will be spending most of her later life […]

Making a Mark in the Fitness and Wellness Industry

Meet Jessica Fuller, Business Owner, and CEO at The Hot Yoga Spot, a premier hot yoga and barre fitness facility based in the state of New York.  Jessica Fuller founded The Hot Yoga Spot as a 22-year-old over a decade ago. She wanted to teach people yoga, help them, and do something for the community […]

Helping People and Businesses Manage Their Insurance-related Issues

Meet Darlyn McDermott, an insurance industry professional, market leader, entrepreneur, and a mentor who is also interested in manufacturing and technical-aspect of the industry.  If you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life. -Marc Anthony These words perfectly explain Darlyn McDermott’s 27-year-old career. She is an exceptional insurance and financial […]

She Creates Bespoke Interiors That Reflect Your Personality

Meet Claudia Juestel- an Interior Designer & Galerist and founder of Adeeni Design Group, an interior design firm that operates across countries.   Born and brought up in Austria into a family of artists, musicians and hoteliers, Claudia found herself immersed in the family business at an early age. After graduating with an Honors degree from […]

Now Move From One Place To Another Smartly!

Meet Lindsay Curtis- CEO of A SMART MOVE, a company that rents moving boxes and offers packing, organizing & moving specialists. Lindsay identifies herself as a wife and mother of three, who moved to San Diego in California from the United Kingdom in 2008 and still has the accent to prove it. She loves living […]

Helping People Find their Faith and Build Interpersonal Connections

Meet Candice Joiner, Involvement Director at Vintage Church in Los Angeles, a community rooted in the unchanging gospel of Jesus Christ.  Candice Joiner gave up her career in media and television when she found her calling in working for the church community. Born and bred in Canada, Candice loves travelling and exploring different cultures. She […]

This Entrepreneur is Helping Business Owners Find a Work-Life Balance

Meet Danielle Drew, a speaker, trainer, coach who teaches people systems to achieve the LIFESTYLE they want – not just goals – including how to overcome challenges, identify key focus areas and maximize productivity. Danielle started her professional journey in the widely male-dominated IT industry, where she was the only woman under 25 working in […]

What Defines Us Is How Well We Rise After Falling

Meet Danielle Summers, Vice President at Soundstripe, a company dedicated to making incredible music available to video content creatives. Danielle Summers had a huge turning point in her life a few years ago when she lost her job and was broken up within the same week. It was the lowest phase for her, something she […]

Bridging the Educational Gap in the Rural Communities of Latin America

Meet Kristin Van Busum, Founder of Project Alianza, a woman-led 501(c)(3) social enterprise that provides education for children living on remote farms in Latin America. Growing up in a small town in Indiana with a homogenous culture, Kristin barely got to know about the world outside. Going to college was a privilege, and traveling abroad […]

Maintaining Work-Life Balance Whilst Helping Others Achieve Financial Freedom

Meet Cassandra Adams, Accounting Clerk at YMCA of Greater Michiana, a non-profit organization whose mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind, and body for all. Cassandra Adams is a full-time working mother of three who is doing an excellent job balancing work and family. A superhuman […]

Inciting Social Change Through Arts and Education

Meet Pamela Sackett, Principal Artist & Founder of Emotion Literacy Advocates, an arts-based, non-profit organization that creates and produces learning tools incorporating language and visual arts, theatre, music, and science to address cultural and environmental issues for self and social awareness. Pamela Sackett is a real powerhouse of talent—a multi-disciplinary writer, teaching artist, and performer presenting original […]

It’s Never Too Late To Pursue Your Dreams

Meet Sylvia Lemus, Executive Vice President at Southwest Riverside County Association of Realtors, a freelance songwriter, singer, public speaker, and facilitator.  How many times have we passed up on an opportunity because we felt we weren’t good enough? Happens to the best of us, right? Sylvia Lemus lived with this feeling for a major part […]

Ditching Traditional Tourism for a Fun & Creative Ride

Meet Hillary Marzec- Owner & Tour Guide at Inside Chicago Walking Tours, an interior architecture walking tour company based in Chicago. Hillary has played multiple roles in her life- she is an award-winning tour guide, business owner, teacher, content creator, website designer, PR rep, SEO manager…and the list is endless. She dons all these hats […]

She Manages Finance for a Cause- by Celebrating Corn in Every Form & Kind!

Meet Whitney Michelle Stephens- Accounting Manager & Director of Finance at National Corn Growers Association, based in the United States. Whitney identifies herself as a driven, self-motivated, record-breaking entrepreneur in the world of finance. As a single mom of three, she knows what it takes to keep a “well-organized ship running”, while never losing focus […]

Providing a Safe Haven For Adults with Disabilities

Meet Susan Rose Onan-Swartz, Executive Director at Brickways, a Michigan-based 501c3 non-profit corporation serving adults with disabilities.  Born in Lapeer, Michigan in a working-class family, Susan wrote her own destiny despite the challenges she faced all her life. School was hard and so was home. Getting married right after high school put a hold on […]

This Designer Made It Big In The Fashion World Against All Odds

Meet Anita Da Silva, Owner & Creative Director of ECOLE PRIMAIRE, a New York City-made line that embraces the dualities that exist within the strong, modern woman. Anita grew up watching her mother, finding solace and happiness in making clothes. She was a talented seamstress, and this also rubbed off on Anita. She used to […]

Bringing Together Female Executives From Retail, Travel, and Hospitality To Connect and Grow as Better Leaders

Meet Jennifer DiPasquale, President & Co-Founder of Women in Retail and Women Leading Travel & Hospitality, two organizations that offers women leaders the opportunity to network and foster leadership development. Women in Retail and Women Leading Travel & Hospitality are leadership communities in which executive level female leaders connect with one another to advance to the […]

She Runs A College To Empower The Leaders Of Tomorrow

Meet Roslyn Clark Artis- President & CEO at Benedict College, based in the United States Roslyn identifies herself as a daughter, mother, wife, sister, friend, mentor, lawyer, leader, thinker, dreamer, writer, and, above all else, an HBCU President and equity advocate. She spent her childhood in Southern West Virginia – a 3% minority state.  As […]

Jill of All Trades: Managing The Restaurant Businesses The Right Way

Meet Andrea Bavaro, a California-based Operations Director, Project Manager, and Leadership & Development Director.  Andrea got her first job when she was 11 years old. She assisted her next-door neighbors with their home business, filing and arranging gift baskets. At 16, her parents helped her get a real job. She worked as a gymnastics coach, […]

Brands Across The World Are Reaching New Heights With Her Designs

Meet Sarah Casterline- Owner & Lead Creative at Sarah Casterline Design, a design and branding agency based in the United States. Sarah is an award-winning graphic designer with a marketing focus, with almost 8 years of making things ‘pretty with a purpose’. She is passionate about helping businesses grow through engaging brand style and identity. […]

She Is Making Our Planet A Worthy Place To Live & Survive

Meet Stephanie Smith – the Director of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) at the Grand Canyon Trust, based in The United States. Stephanie is a scientist, storyteller, musician and a lover of cartographic design. She strives to help others understand our environment better and aspires to transform data in ways that engage both the public and […]

Empowering Women Today To Become The Leaders Of Tomorrow

Meet Wanda Walborn- Associate Professor & Director of ‘Empower’- a Women’s Development Program Wanda Walborn serves as the Director of Empower– a developmental program for women to train, equip and release them- to become strong leaders within their sphere of influence. She also serves as an Associate Professor of Spiritual Formation at Nyack College and […]

She Does Intergenerational Photographic Storytelling For LGBTQ+

Meet Victoria Munro- Executive Director at Alice Austen House Museum in New York, which is dedicated to the photographic expressions of Alice Austen.  Victoria Munro grew up in New Zealand and moved to New York at the age of 21 to pursue art-making. After completing her BFA, she finished her graduate studies in Arts and […]

Connecting Art Educators With Schools As A Way For Children To Find Themselves

Meet Lauren Tannous, Program Manager at Leap- Arts in Education, a California-based non-profit organization that provides quality arts education programs that empower students to reach their fullest potential. Lauren Tannous is an art fanatic and believes it is a way for us to express and find ourselves. She works as the program manager at Leap- […]

Empowering Women By Giving A Suitable Platform To Their Stories

Meet Ishika Poddar and Smirti Agarwal, Co-Founders at Femiliarize, a Kolkata-based positive community for the personal development of women.  It’s never too late to start, and it’s never too early either. Making this adage their motto in life, Ishika and Smriti, two 19-year-old B. Com students at St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata founded Femiliarize in July […]

Helping Businesses Grow By Building and Expanding Their Online Presence

Meet Febriana Farley, Managing Partner at Website It Up, a company that offers the highest quality web design, logo design & graphic design services to fit their client’s unique goals and budget.  Febriana took the charge of her current company when it was at its all time low. It has been almost three years since […]

Using Virtual Reality to Provide Real Lifelike Experience to the Viewers

Meet Emma Hidem, Founder and CEO at SunnysideVR, a Washington DC-based virtual reality video production company specializing in 360-degree video experiences. Emma Hidem is a storyteller and a media maker with expertise in Virtual Reality (VR) videos. She is a proud Minnesotan who has also lived in New York before finally moving to DC in […]

Inciting Real Social Change Through Faith-based Community Groups

Meet Melissa Cooper, Educator and Chief Executive Officer at Good Community LLC, an organization that seeks to bridge generational divides through faith-based curated community groups and socially conscious apparel.  Melissa Cooper is a woman of faith who serves others through her ministry, Good Community LLC with her husband, Jamal Cooper. She has been an educator […]

Her Stellar Business Aptitude Is Making Lives Easy For Her Clients!

Meet Alexandra Bunkers- Director of Operations & Product Strategy at Tekmetric, an auto-repair shop management software. After beginning her career as a CPA and SOX Consultant, Alexandra has worked across industries to help clients meet IT security and financial regulatory requirements. Post that, she took a leap of faith and made a jump to strategy […]

Helping The Children In Foster Care Lead Better Lives Through Impactful Speaking

Meet Jamerika Haynes-Lewis, Founder at Clever Jam Communications, consulting firm offering motivational speaking, facilitation, and strategic communications guidance. A journalist, motivational speaker, and advocate for children in foster care, Jamerika is using her personal and professional experience to support the needy and vulnerable. Growing up, life was hard for her family. Her mother struggled to […]

This Is How You Can Uplift Your Business Within A Day!

Meet Liz Giorgi- CEO & co-founder of Soona, a one-stop destination for growing businesses to acquire creative visual content to build their brand identity. Liz is an expert in content, building businesses, and a 2x media founder with one exit- prior to diving into founder life, she was an Emmy-award winning production pro. Before she […]

Advocating for Inclusion of the Latino Leaders in the American Democracy

Meet Brianna Carmen, Director of Organizing and Partnerships at Voto Latino, a pioneering civic media organization that seeks to transform America by recognizing Latinos’ innate leadership Brianna grew up right along the southern border of Mexico. She was a part of this bi-national community where they were neither considered Mexican nor American. Having witnessed the […]

This Millennial is Reconnecting With Her Cultural Heritage Through Food and Living It Right

Meet Adrienne Todela, Knowledge Management and Learning Manager at Creative Associates International, an organization that “provides development services and forges partnerships to deliver sustainable solutions to global challenges”. “Fearlessness is the mother of reinvention”- Arianna Huffington Apart from being a learning manager, Adrienne is an avid traveler and lover of all things food. She spent […]

Bringing Law and Science Together to Promote Public Health

Meet Heidi Grunwald, Co-Founder at Legal Science LLC, an organization that provides innovative solutions using legal research expertise with machine intelligence to empower users with a clearer understanding of the law. Apart from being the co-founder at Legal Science LLC, Heidi Grunwald is also the Director of the Institute For Survey Research at the Temple […]

Connecting Audience with Theatre through her Creative Endeavors

Meet Marcela Lorca the Artistic Director of “Ten Thousand Things”, a professional theatre company that strives to make theatre and stories accessible to all people. An artist and an immigrant to the United States, Marcela Lorca believes in the power of theatre in nurturing empathy among everyone. In the journey of her life, Ms. Lorca […]

This Entrepreneur Is Supporting Small Businesses By Helping Them Develop Meaningful Relationships with Clients

Meet Heather Doering, Founder and President at Ace Strategies, an organization that finds, engages, and builds meaningful, lucrative relationships with ideal clients on the behalf of their business customers.  Heather Doering is an ‘ace’ marketing professional who is helping small businesses navigate through the digital space. She started Ace Strategies in 2013 to equip professionals […]

Paving a Way for LGBTQ+ Representation Through A Global Queer TV Network

Meet Alia J. Daniels, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer at Revry, a “global LGBTQ+ digital cable TV network with free live TV channels and on-demand movies, shows, music, podcasts, news, and exclusive originals”. Alia’s journey from being an entertainment attorney to co-founding a global queer network is as interesting as it can get. She originally […]

Spreading Happiness and Good Vibes through Creative Living Spaces

Meet Alicia Blas, the Founder and Creative Director of Firmly Planted Designs, a company that creates beautiful gardens to soothe one’s soul. Alicia is a garden and product designer who believes that “it is all about a feeling!” For her, Nature is a mood evoker, and she believes that when one is “Firmly Planted”, one […]

Creating A Haven For Actors In A Difficult World

Meet Valorie Hubbard- an Author and CEO of Actor’s Fast Track, a consultancy that helps actors with their career paths. Valorie was an actor from the time she was 5 and never thought she would do anything else besides that. However, she saw many young and struggling actors giving up on their dreams and knew […]

This Beauty Pageant Winner is Fulfilling her Social Responsibility through Her Work

Meet Savannah Lane, the Executive Director of an international think-tank that promotes discussion and dialogue around socially relevant issues. A young professional in Washington DC, Savannah is working as a foreign policy analyst and is the Executive Director of an international think tank, the Turkish Heritage Organization. She is also an active advocate for women’s […]

Helping Talents Thrive By Matching Them With The Right Brands and Event

Meet Ashlyn Henson, Founder at More Than Models, a talent staffing agency that specializes in trade shows and live events.  Having worked as a model/brand ambassador herself for years, Ashlyn Henson is now helping new talents prosper. It happened when she discovered a gap in the industry. There was talent, but it was not getting […]

Her Chosen Path of Digital Marketing Helps Businesses Become Successful

Meet Jenny Green, the co-owner and the Chief Marketing Officer – Digital Marketing, at Fisher Green Creative, LLC. The co-owner of Fisher Green Creative, LLC, a mom to three amazing kids, and married to a fantastic man, Jenny loves coastal living, is passionate about saving elephants, and finds energy when she puts her creative brain […]

Turning Yoga Into An Eco-Friendly Experience

Meet Christine Moghadam- Owner and Founder of Corc Yoga, an organization that provides the world’s most sustainable yoga mats, which are made of cork. A native Seattleite, Christine stuck to her western-coast roots for college, receiving her BA in Cross-Cultural Studies from Biola University. It was during these years that she developed an intense love […]

Helping Nature Heal by Providing Innovative Solutions

Meet DeAna Vitela-Hayashi, the CEO of AquaBio Environmental Technologies, Inc., an organization that “helps nature heal itself.” Holding degrees in Biology and Management from California State University of Northridge, Pierce College, and EPA Watershed Academy, DeAna Vitela-Hayashi has been an inventor and pioneer in her field since 1987. She has been working on sustainable technologies […]

Addressing Career-related Issues Holistically to Help People Reach Their Potential

Meet Susan Zytnik-Künzler, the Founder of A-Squared LAMP Groups that bring coaching, training, consulting, and systems to entrepreneurs, teams, startups, and growing organizations. A Certified Career Coach, a Professional Development Mentor, an Organizational Consultant for OD design/development/detox, and the Founder of A-Squared LAMP Groups, Susan Zytnik-Künzler is many things, but whatever she does, helping people […]

Providing A New Ray Of Hope To Mothers

Meet Kelly Bruce- the owner and founder of a sun-grown craft cannabis cultivation company called CannaMommy based in Humboldt County, California.  As the tagline of her non-profit organization reads ‘For Moms By Moms’, Kelley’s empathetic demeanour towards mothers from all walks of life comes from her real-life experiences- she is a mother of four children […]

Making People Feel Beautiful without Compromising on their Comfort

Meet Lisa Hsieh, the Founder & Creative Director at Mien Studios, Inc., a clothing brand that focuses on availability, comfort, and sustainability. Lisa believes that being a minority and a woman is an interesting combination for a small business owner, especially in the apparel industry, where a lot of factory owners are white men. Having […]

Helping Individuals With Financial Planning & Much More

Meet Anjali Jariwala- a financial advisor, CPA, CFP and the Founder of Fit Advisors, a company that helps physicians and business owners with their financial problems. Who knew a mere habit of sharing financial advice with family and friends would make one realize that there was a lack of access to people about personal financial […]

Leveraging The Chat Space To Share Interactive Content With The Consumers

Meet Elissa O’Dell, Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at Huxly, an online platform that creates interactive content for the brands to be shared in an automated conversation with the audience over messenger. In the new era of digitalization, Elisa O’Dell is trying to share the informative and the right content with the audience through Huxly […]

Making Ice Skating Inclusive by Helping People Transcend all the Barriers

Meet Elizabeth O’Donnell, the Founder and President of Gliding Stars, adaptive Ice Skating Programs for individuals with disabilities. Ms. O’Donnell had the idea to start teaching people with visual impairments to Ice skate, and she began her work when she was just twenty-two years old. From a small group of six students on the ice […]

She Brings Communities Together For A Reason

Meet Lara Smedley- an Event Producer, Entrepreneur & the Founder of Smedley Events, an agency that focuses on community-building through unforgettable experiences.  Ms. Smedley calls herself a serial entrepreneur, owning businesses in the events and tech industries. With over 15 years of event production experience, her passion lies in connecting communities together through meaningful experiences […]

She Has A Creative Solution For Everyone Wanting To Grow Their Business

Meet Elizabeth Mead- Chief Strategic Officer of Hiring & Co-Founder of Tandem Collaborative, a strategic consultancy based in the U.S.  Elizabeth was born and raised in an entrepreneurial-spirited family that defied the general status quo in her society. Like most people, she started her career working for corporates and an agency. For the longest time, […]

This Educator Inspires People to get Educated and Transform their Lives

Meet Stephanie Lyas, an educator, author, speaker, trainer, entrepreneur and former talk show host, and the Director of Field & ESOL Programs at “The Literacy Council”. Because Stephanie has learned to practice self-love, she loves people genuinely. Her passion is to help others reach their full potential by eliminating barriers, especially women and people of […]

Helping People Achieve their Goals by Leading them with her Heart

Meet Erika Migliaccio, the Founder and CEO of Upstream HR Strategies, an organization that expands the bounds of traditional HR with bold ideas and impact. A Career Sherpa, Erika takes leaders and employees by the hand and guides them along the complex path of professional success. She inspires them with the courage, confidence, and skills […]

Promoting Fitness and Wellness through her Unique Towel Brand

Meet Stacy Pierce, the Founder of Work It Towels, an inspirational fitness towel business that contributes to supporting an important non-profit organization.  A self-proclaimed marketing geek, Stacy loves storytelling and creating unique content for the businesses she serves. She is a serial entrepreneur, a former over-extended school volunteer, a self-help and wellness junkie, and a […]

Helping Kids Practice Mindfulness using Inclusive Techniques

Meet Lara Hocheiser, a children’s yoga teacher trainer, an author, and the Founder of Flow and Grow Education, Inc., a company that teaches yoga and mindfulness to young learners. Working in the education sector, Lara brings yoga and mindfulness programming into homes and schools across the globe. She has trained hundreds of professionals and thousands […]

Here’s A Boon For The Agricultural Industry!

Meet Emily Gogol- CEO at Infinite Tree, an organic hemp research and production nursery based in the U.S. If there is one thing that Emily enjoys, it is coming up with creative ideas and creating new things which range from scientific discoveries (thanks to her previous career) to building public parks (through the non-profit she […]

A Therapist who Includes the Family for Complete Healing of Kids

Meet Julianne Neely, the Executive Director of Pediatric Therapy Practice, who helps families understand their child’s unique needs. A woman who wears many hats, Julianne is a therapist, the owner of a private practice, and a mother who is raising two foster-to-adopt kiddos single-handedly! In addition to these full-time jobs, Julianne also likes to do […]

Building Time and Space for Goals and Good Habits to Ensure Productivity

Meet Karthy Chandra, Founder, and CEO at Goalden Hour, a productivity-driven tool that empowers people to bring their goals and good habits to the forefront of their planning process. Karthy founded Goalden Hour in college as a part of her class project while she was a bioengineering student at Cornell University. It was born out […]

Giving New Heights To Businesses With Her Problem-Solving Abilities

Meet Kim David- a Strategy & Innovation Consultant from New York who helps integrity-driven businesses and careers in growing. From being a Guyanese-American strategy and innovation consultant to also being an artist and entrepreneur- Kim helps women navigate between traditional power structures and build their own worlds to win. She also happens to a Forbes […]

This Woman Is Promoting Peace in Her Country by Empowering Women and Youth

Meet Odette Habonimana, country director at BFI, a non-profit organization that fights poverty in Burundi by creating education, healthcare, and self-sustaining enterprise opportunities.  From being a scared 9-year-old watching her mother strive during the civil war to becoming the Country Director of Burundi Friends International (BFI) at only 35, Odette Habonimana’s journey has been anything […]

This Musician Continues to Sing At 69 And Uses Her Networking Skills to Help Local Artists Find Work

A resilient ‘mother of reinvention’, my ‘Why not?’ has led me on many creative adventures”, says Paula Chafetz Snyder who describes herself as a performing vocalist-musician, writer-songwriter, motivational speaker, and “functional” artist. She is a founder-CEO at PC Snyder Creative Enterprises LLC, a company that manages her entertainment activities and also connects local artists to […]

The Movie Industry Just Can’t Do Without Her!

Meet Erin Sarofsky – the owner and Executive Creative Director at Sarofsky, a creative production studio based in Chicago. Erin kick-started Sarofsky in 2009 and formed a group of extraordinarily talented makers who have been providing their services to leaders in the advertising and entertainment industries worldwide. Today, Sarofsky’s makers use animation, visual effects, motion […]

Improving Happiness and Transforming Lives Through Movement and Meditation

With her passion and expertise, Savannah Carlson works to curate experiences that transform people inside out, whether it be personal development workshops, teaching practical mindfulness tools, or moving the body in sustainable ways. She is Director of Community Operations, Community and Operations for 109 World, a non-profit dedicated to improving people’s happiness and fulfilment through […]

This Educator-turned-Director is Supporting Social Entrepreneurs By Providing Them Resources for Community Development

Meet Jennifer Clarke, Deputy Director of Social innovation and entrepreneurship at Baltimore Corps. It is a non-profit organization that enlists talent for social innovation and works towards equity and racial justice.  Jennifer grew up loving her community and embracing the cultural heritage in the suburbs of Houston, Texas. Her parents instilled in her the thought […]

Making An Impact Through Storytelling

Meet Kanika Chadda-Gupta, a wife and mother of three (including twins),  entrepreneur (Founder/CEO, Kronologie Agency), journalist, and podcaster (Host, “That’s Total Mom Sense”). The common denominator in her work is storytelling, which she believes fosters human connection and has a direct impact on society.  A former television anchor and executive producer for global networks including […]

Bridging The Gap Between Corporate and Non-Profits to Better Serve the Needy

Meet Kathryn Lynn Bujnovsky Genereux, Director of Partnerships at the Constellation Fund. It is an organization that finds, funds, and partners with the non-profits in the Twin Cities. A fairy godmother, hype woman, opportunity broker, and general facilitator of impactful collaborations, Kathryn Genereux fosters valuable partnerships that benefit the non-profit sector and the individuals involved […]

A Mompreneur who is Spreading Good Vibes through Beautiful Products

Meet Elizabeth Sutton, an Artist, a Designer, and an Entrepreneur, whose colorful artworks and products are helping others stay motivated. A single mother of two, and born and raised in New York City, Elizabeth is a self-taught artist, designer, and entrepreneur. Her business ranges from custom commissions, fine art, and limited edition prints, to the […]

Her Preschool Focuses on Every Child’s Unique and Creative Way of Learning

Meet Kim Turnbull, a Preschool Founder and the Director of Brooklyn Schoolhouse, an independent progressive preschool in Brooklyn, NY. As someone who believes in inquiry-based learning and the power of play and wonderment in the process, Kim is instilling a life-long love of learning amongst the kids at her pre-school. As a child, Kim was […]

It’s Never Too Late to Start Over Again

Meet Sandy Vogelman, Community Engagement Director and Chaplain at San Antonio Youth for Christ, an organization that inspires young people to work for the betterment of the society.  Despite having a troubled childhood and no one to watch over her, Sandy Vogelman rose like a phoenix from the ashes. Her childhood was full of trauma […]

Re-writing the Business Ethics by Taking on One Day At a Time

Meet Pratima Penumarthy, a director, educator, entrepreneur, and a responsible community member who has found a unique sense of purpose by serving those around her.   Pratima Penumarthy is an Indian-American who is making history abroad by single-handedly running multiple businesses at a time. She takes pride in her Indian heritage and does her best to […]

This Woman is Helping Save Environment Through Transformational Learning

Meet Marnie Alice Jackson, co-executive director at Whidbey Institute, a non-profit organization that works to grow human capacity through transformational learning for a future where people and the planet thrive together.  “In daily life, we must see that it is not happiness that makes us grateful, but gratefulness that makes us happy”- Brother David Steindl-Rast […]

Creating Waves of Change To Support The Growth of Women

Meet Susan J Schwartz, a CASA State director, Life coach, and Self Defense Instructor who works to empower and support women in their journey of self-discovery and helps transform their lives.  In a time where women are always perceived to be ‘jealous’ of each other, Susan Schwartz is doing everything possible to create a safe […]

This Educator Helping the Latino Immigrants by Giving them ESL Training

Meet Melissa Potts, ESL Senior Manager and Adult ESL Instructor at Canal Alliance. She is teaching English as a second language to Latino individuals to find work and live a respectful life.  In the times when racism is rampant in the country, Melissa Potts wishes to bring “cultural and linguistic awareness to teacher education”. Being […]

How She Worked Her Way Into The Movie Industry Without Any Support

Meet Coxy – an independent film writer and director based in Los Angeles, California.  Chiara Rodoni, whose stage name is Coxy, was born in Italy and raised between Milan and Paris. She’s been in love with cinema since she was a child, and started dreaming about becoming a filmmaker after watching Federico Fellini’s 8 ½ […]

She Can Give A New Life To Any Brand!

Meet Krista O’Malley- the Principal & CEO of Command M, a design firm that focuses on building relationships between brands and consumers. Krista grew up in a family of eight, being the youngest among six kids. Call it coincidence or anything, almost all of her siblings including herself chose to be an entrepreneur, following their […]

Building a Green Economy by Converting Cooking Oil into Biodiesel

Meet Magalie Yacinthe, an entrepreneur and CEO at SO-IN Forsyth, a “socially innovative oil company that is building community equity through sustainability”.  As a conscious entrepreneur and responsible community leader, Magalie Yacinthe is doing every bit to save the environment. She is constantly working towards her goal of keeping the community happy, healthy, and alive. […]

This Digital Marketeer is Changing the Face of Business with Her Brilliant Ideas

Meet Melissa O’Brien, a social media enthusiast who is helping local businesses grow through marketing strategies.  “Do what you love, and you’ll never work another day in your life.”- Anonymous After years of struggling to find her passion, Melissa finally realized her love for digital marketing. Now, she is a Marketing and Communications Manager at […]

Harnessing the Power of Visuals To Communicate Ideas

Meet Nora Herting, Founder, and CEO of ImageThink, a New York-based graphic recording firm that uses visual theory and design thinking principles to capture and communicate complex ideas.  From being a contractual university teacher to becoming a successful visual artist with a high-profile clientele, Nora Herting has come a long way. As a leader and […]

This Entrepreneur Gave Up Her Career In Finance To Start Her Own CBD Wellness Line

Meet Victoria Flores, co-founder at “Lux Beauty Club”, a company that manufactures high-quality CBD beauty and wellness products.  In a world where Cannabis is slowly transitioning from being a “banned” substance to a saving grace for millions, Victoria Flores and her partner started “Lux Beauty Club” to produce clean and organic CBD products. They launched […]

Changing Lives with Dignity and Perseverance

Meet Lisa Sheltra, a social worker, mother, teacher, and a two-time cancer survivor. Now she is a hope to the needy and works to build community relationships.  “You can make an enormous difference in the lives of others by simply helping them understand how much they matter.” These are the words of Lisa Sheltra, a […]

Providing a Platform to Bridge the Gap Between Foster Kids and Families

Meet Lindsey Hesketh, a devoted social worker who started an initiative to become the voice of the disadvantaged foster children and families.  Lindsey Hesketh is a social worker and the Chief Operating Officer at Fostering Great ideas. She started the “Care2Foster” initiative to “restore hope to children in foster care through innovative ideas built on […]

She Helps Artists Flourish As Entrepreneurs

Meet Erin J Minckley- a visual artist, an entrepreneur and the founder of a luxury wallpaper company called Relativity Textiles, based in Chicago. Erin is a lover of all things foreign- she loves to travel and explore new places that led her to initially develop a habit of collecting wallpapers and then eventually creating her […]

Making the World A Better Place by Learning the Art of Empathy

Meet Lindsay Pagano, a gifted social worker who despite her learning disability continues to help those in need of medical care.  Lindsay is an essential worker who takes care of underprivileged and medically needy seniors. She holds a Masters degree in Medical and Clinic Social Work from Boston University. She works at West Side Federation […]

This Radiologist is Helping People Understand Their Treatment Procedure to Make Their Own Decisions

Meet Isabel Gala Netwon, an Interventional Radiologist, and the co-founder of the Interventional Initiative,, an organization dedicated to educating the public about minimally invasive, image-guided procedures. An interventional radiologist and researcher with a mission to improve healthcare for patients through research, support of physician wellness, promotion of health equity, and public outreach and education, […]

This Activist’s Voice Is A Blissful Gift To The Animals

Meet Melya Tsakirides- An Animal Rights Activist and the Founder of Voice for the Animals. Before finding Voice For The Animals over 20 years ago, Melya has devoted her life to their welfare and her organisation indulges in a whole variety of animal-related causes. However, her formative years were not the easiest. Her father was […]

Encouraging The Youth To Find Freedom In Creativity!

Meet Katie Synder- a life and business coach who helps millennials find freedom by fostering creativity.  Born in Nashville, Tennessee, Katie owned a wedding and portrait photography business for 17 years before becoming a life coach. As a child, she grew up in an encouraging and happy household which taught her the importance of working […]

Using Technology To Unite Families & Undo Trauma

Meet Jessica Stern- Co-founder and COO of Connect Our Kids, a non-profit that uses smart technology to find families for foster children and orphans in America. Having a difficult childhood can teach you a lot in life. Jessica lost her mother at a young age to cancer and her father did not have the economic […]

Invoking the Feminine to Restore the Balance of the World is Her Aim

Meet Lori Wallace, the CEO and Founder of igMedical, a direct search firm serving the medical community of California.  Embracing career change as a gateway to wholeness, Lori’s focus as a recruiter has always been on transforming job search from headhunting to human connection. She is a depth mentor and the Founder and CEO of […]

For Her, Happiness lies in Mixing a Perfect Drink for her Customers

Meet Johanna Corman, the Co-owner and the Chief Product Inspiration Artist at Vena’s Fizz House – a bar and a beverage making house that serves the customized beverage needs of all. An entrepreneur at heart, Johanna’s passion is producing clean, natural, beverage-making products. She loves working with flavors and is the creator of over twenty […]

This Artist and Photographer Provides Space for People to Grow

Meet Tammy L McKinley, a Photographic Artist, a Real Estate Agent, and a Business Owner who runs an art studio of 12 other artists. A photographer with a creative eye and a goal to provide a space to people in need, Tammy McKinley is a well-known name in Jacksonville, Florida. She is a Principal Founder […]

‘An Actress with a Mission to Deliver Quality Content and Empower People

Meet Jenny Paul, an actress, a producer, a singer, and the Founder and CEO of Intent Entertainment, an organic content delivery platform. Jenny Paul is an award-winning actress, producer, and creator based in New York City with a Magna Cum Laude degree in Theater Arts from Brandeis University, and a Credential of Readiness (CORe) from […]

She Rescues People & Animals With Bed & Breakfast!

Meet Jen Warner- a Bed and Breakfast owner and Centered Riding instructor in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.  After growing up on an Indiana farm and earning a college degree, Jen took a job in Kentucky. Several decades later, tired of office politics in government and corporate PR, she discovered the book called ‘Wishcraft’ by Barbara Sher […]

She Made A Platform For Students That Was Better Than LinkedIn!

Meet Reetu Gupta- CEO and Co-Founder at Cirkled In, a portfolio platform for students based in Washington DC.  Reetu was born and raised in Haryana, India and was highly inspired by her mother who was a teacher by profession and a woman of high ambition. In the 20th century, a woman like her mother happened […]

From Navy To Being A PR Professional- She Has Come Long Way!

Meet Brianna K Bentov- an experienced PR and Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) professional based in North Florida.  It is interesting to know that Brianna’s first career began in the US Navy as a musician, through which she was fortunate enough to travel and tour the world for eight years. Growing up, she had a supportive […]

What is ‘Waste’ For Some, Is A Pile Of Gold To Others

Meet Sheila Morovati, Founder and President of Crayon Collection, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about environmentalism, art education, and philanthropy.  Growing up as an immigrant in the United States, Sheila realized the importance of the smallest things in life. She didn’t have the ‘luxury’ to waste, and the seeing of the waste of resources […]

This Woman is Supporting Disadvantaged Youth Through A Modern Education and Employment Program

Meet Katherine Montero, Chief Executive Officer of Global Deeds, a non-profit and social enterprise that assists public schools, teachers, and corporations in empowering disadvantaged youth through innovative education and employment. While working at Harvard Medical School, Katherine decided to start an organization during her lunch breaks. Global Deeds was created out of a sheer accident, […]

Her Fundraising Provides Clean Water in the Central African Republic

Meet Seda Arzumanyan, the Director of Development at Water for Good, an organization that aims to tackle water poverty in the Central African Republic. A philanthropist by nature, Seda moved from Armenia to the United States in 2016 with her husband and two kids to complete her Master’s in Philanthropic Studies from the IU Lilly […]

A Visionary Philanthropist paves a medical path to wellness by facilitating research on Lyme Disease

Meet Sherry Cagan, President/Founder Stand4Lyme Foundation, an organization that is transforming Lyme through collaboration. An Award-winning Advocate and Philanthropist, Sherry Cagan’s motivation for commitment draws from her near-death experience, her daughters’ ongoing challenges from the effects of Lyme disease, and from the millions who have experienced the hardship associated with what has now become the […]

This Woman is Working Towards a Better World Through Cooperative Filmmaking

Meet Blessing Yen Smith, the Chief Design Officer at “Seed&Spark”; a platform that connects people through stories that matter by building sustainability, equity, and community for all creators. A multi-disciplinary designer and artist with a decade of experience working in product design and systems, Blessing thinks at the intersection of technology and the arts. She […]

A Simple Idea That Made Her A Millionaire!

Meet Kim Lavine- an author, entrepreneur and CEO of Heugenis, a digital health startup bringing a patent-pending non-drug treatment for Alzheimer’s on a global level. Life isn’t a cakewalk for most of us and Kim’s stands as a perfect example- her parents got divorced when she was just ten and she went on to be […]

This Is How You Should Age In The Modern World

Meet Risa Morimoto- Founder and CEO of The Modern Aging, a YouTube Channel that finds innovative and holistic ways to approach health to avoid ailments later in life. On a wintery January afternoon in 2001, Risa was sitting next to her mother at the kitchen table.  During their conversation, her mother suffered a debilitating stroke, […]

A Woman Who Has Changed The Way World Looks At Art & Artists

Meet Linda Mason- an internationally recognized makeup artist, cosmetics entrepreneur, visual artist, filmmaker and anti-vaccine conspiracy theorist. Born in Sunderland, Linda was highly inspired by her mother, an artist who imitated the hottest designer trends of that time and whose eccentric home renovations transformed their neighbourhood. This gave birth to Linda’s initial fascination for artistic […]

All Work & No Play Can Eat Up Your Productivity

Meet Mariah Nagengast- CFO & Co-Owner at Point Summit, a company that provides outdoor/indoor recreational facilities to people. Mariah effortlessly manages several outdoor adventure and seasonal parks, apart from being an avid sports enthusiast. She firmly believes that the youth of today can shape the generation of tomorrow, perhaps because of her modest upbringing- “I […]

For Her, Every Child And Their Health Matters

Meet Susan T. Gregg- Doctor of Occupational Therapy-Pediatrics/Founder & Owner of SMART Pediatric Therapy. Susan’s life leading up to her venture was busy with raising 3 children but she enjoyed every bit of it! When her son entered full-day kindergarten, she started working at his school as an occupational therapist. She was always interested in […]

Her Noble Deeds Are Lighting Up Lives In Tanzania

Meet Kerrie Holschbach- the founder of Food For His Children, an NGO that does Community Development in Tanzania, Africa. Before being a licensed social worker and pastor, she is a wife, a mother, and a Christian as she likes to call herself. As Kerrie has always been drawn to people who are struggling or are […]

She Helps Families In Securing The Future Of Their Children

Meet Jessica Barker- Program Director at Healthy Families, a program that provides resources and intensive in-home support for eligible parents in Benton and Linn Counties. Passionate about the use of public health programming to build and sustain health equity within communities, Jessica has an undergraduate degree in Community Health Science and a Master of Public […]

Sometimes, It’s Better To Be Outside Rather Than Being On The Inside!

Meet Joy Ellsworth- a Social Entrepreneur & Founder at Clement Waters, a non-profit organization that helps people to become better stewards of gifts that are naturally available to all of humanity. Joy had always catalyzed the expression of harmony and achievement between other people. As a result, she first found an organization called ‘My Heart […]

Helping People Realize the Freedom of Speech Through her Podcasting Studio

Meet Jennifer Ho, the Founder and CEO of Hangar Studios, a podcast production company that propagates the value of free speech. A mom to her five kids, Jennifer decided to join the ranks of podcast early adopters in 2009 to open Hangar Studios, the first ‘woman-of-color’ owned podcast production company in the US. She took […]

She Is Giving Women Of Today The Wings To Fly

Meet Alison Lamagna- an experienced nonprofit leader, currently working as the Director of Programs & Gender Equity at Vermont Works for Women.  Working to advance the economic independence of women in Vermont, Alison has worked in various spheres throughout her career, each with a focus on social justice and advocacy for marginalized groups- ensuring that […]

A Platform For Entrepreneurs To Share Their Journey & Inspiration!

Meet Tricia Scott- the CEO, founder & editor of The Female CEO, a platform for entrepreneurs to come together for inspiration, connection empowerment and support. Apart from being a Certified BARE Coach (the only one in the UK!) and running a community of extraordinary entrepreneurs who come together to support, inspire, empower and connect with […]

This Clinical Therapist is Helping Others Battle Mental Illnesses While Staying Optimistic About Life

Meet Latoya A. Delmadge, a Clinical Therapist, a published author, and the proud business owner of Mindful Proverbs Consultation PLLC. A clinical therapist with experience in treating individuals, couples, and families, Latoya specializes in Mindfulness-based practice that uses a spiritual, existential, and psychodynamic approach to treatment. She is a Clinical Director and the author of […]

Reporting Essence in the Times of Virality and Fake TRPs

Meet Nivi Shrivastava, a seasoned lifestyle journalist, digital creator, and founder of, an online platform where young writers and brands get to tell their real stories.   Don’t complain, don’t explain — keep working and the real story will be out soon. Spoken like a true journalist, Nivi Shrivastava swears by these words not only […]

This Leader and Guide Spread Hope by Recuperating People in Need

Meet Sandra Maple-Deaver, a recuperative care director who works with the homeless, and people with addiction to restore them to a life of dignity. A compassionate human and a Navy Veteran, Sandra is a 46-year-old woman with children. She has recently celebrated seven years of sobriety from addiction. According to Sandra, coming to the mission […]

Adding The Fragrance Of Love & Care In Everyone’s Lives Wherever She Goes

Meet Laura McCann- the Chief Mood Booster & CEO at Adoratherapy, a company that produces vegan and cruelty-free essential oil fragrances. As she identifies herself as a Right and Left brain entrepreneur with a passion for business and creativity- having spent her career in fashion, technology, and product development- Laura fondly calls herself as ‘life […]

Providing A Safe Space To Those Who Battle With Life and Rehab

Meet Kelsey Hastings- the founder and CEO of Advantage Living Centers, a healing and rehabilitation chain across the United States. Dedicating your life for someone else’s well-being isn’t easy- it requires courage of the greatest kind. From being a registered nurse, a licensed nursing home administrator and ordained minister, Kelsey has served humanity almost all […]

Helping Couples & Families Lead A Better Life By Bridging Every Gap

Meet Jennifer Lehr- an author, a marriage & family therapist & the founder of WeConcile, an online DIY relationship restoration program for couples. Sometimes, life takes you through situations that either make or break you and Jennifer’s was no less. Since childhood, she bore the wrath of her parents’ marital problems. Even though her father […]

Stress Shouldn’t Hamper Your Life & She Makes Sure Of It

Meet Wendy Jordanov- a psychologist and CEO at, a brand synonymous with wellness products. Sometimes, an idea can change your life. Better still, if it comes out at your kitchen table! Wendy’s life changed when one fine day, a conversation during mealtime eventually turned in to a multinational business- making her an entrepreneur with […]

Her Non- Profit is Delivering Elevated Content for People of All Ages

Meet Mary Brotherton – the co-founder and president of the nonprofit bUneke, the editor in chief of bUneke Magazine, and the director of bUneke Radio. Mary is a lot of things – a manager, an administrator, an editor, a wife, a mother, a grandmother, a cat companion, and a writer. She manages three distinctly different […]

Her Talented Eye in Photography Made Her Favourite Among Professionals

Meet Michelle Kaffko- a photographer and the founder of Organic Headshots, a photography studio based in Chicago, in the U.S.    It is indeed true that your passion for something can take you to new horizons. After leaving a career in marketing to explore filmmaking and photography, Michelle started a photo studio that specialises in […]

This Nurse helped Locals Find Better Employment Options at a Coffee Estate

Meet Allison Thweatt Brown- a Nursing Medical Director & the founder of Mission Lazarus, an initiative that provides employment to the less privileged.  Allison is a nurse who believes that holistic healing is best aimed at communities and families and includes the discovery and subversion of the root causes of all types of malady. To […]

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Helping People Improve Their Money Management In An Interactive Way

Meet Olga Kirshenbaum- Money Coach & Owner of Rags to Riches Consulting that coaches individuals and couples to help them realign their money-habits with their money-goals.  As a Money Coach, Olga empowers creative people to get comfortable with money. She hosts a podcast called ‘9 Minutes of Creative Wisdom’, where she talks to these creative […]

Learn the Art of Following Your Passion from this Successful Entrepreneur

Meet Dr. Kristy Lamb, a physician and the founder of BOLD Health. She is also a professional psychiatrist who followed her passion to serve the community against all odds.   “Leap, and the net will appear”. These are the words that changed the life of Dr. Kristy Lamb. According to her “once you follow your passion, […]

Her Pictures Speak Louder Than Her Words

Meet Marnie Clagett- an experienced Photographer and the Owner of Clagett Photography, a studio based in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Marnie happily operates a photography studio known as Clagett Photography in a building that she and her husband have renovated in their city’s historic downtown neighborhood. This very studio provides the sole income for their family of […]

Introducing A Sport That Teaches You Life’s Most Important Lessons

Meet Monica Rosen- Founder, CEO & CFO at Sabakiball International, a competitive sport meant for multiple skill levels. Working with a small business since she was merely 16 years old, Monica started her first non-profit organization when she was just 18 years old. Today with more than 20 years of athletic experience working with children […]

This Woman has been Educating People to Transform the Way they Deal with PCOS

Meet Megan M Pearson, the Founder and Executive Director of ‘PCOS Awareness Association’, a nonprofit that is dedicated to bring a change in the lives of people with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. With a mission to revolutionize the way people approach education surrounding PCOS awareness, Megan’s non-profit, ‘PCOS Awareness Association’, is built on the five pillars […]

Life is What You Make it; I Made mine a Fairy Tale.

Meet Mrs. Vasundhara Bhatt – a polyglot, jeweler, designer, and creator-  but most importantly, a strong and determined woman who didn’t shy away from following her dreams at an age when most people retire from their jobs! “As I look down the memory lane, I see nothing but happiness… I was about 5 years old […]

This Woman Helps Brands to Magnify their Corners and Re-Imagine them in VR

Meet Monica Poulard Hawkins, the Founder and CEO of a boutique management consulting firm- PPDG, serving the Corporate Industry, Global Leaders, and The Academy. Monica’s establishment helps organizations re-imagine themselves and build capacity for impact for the future. She leverages their strongest assets, which are often hidden in the margins and around corners, and uses […]

Once it’s Within your Conscious Range, it’s Within Your Ability to Consciously Change

Meet Dr Laura Graye- a visionary scientist and medical intuitive researching vibrational healing in Boston, Massachusetts. Utilizing her powerful intuitive capabilities, her knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, neuropsychology and a natural understanding of the quantum human experience, Laura offers deep-seated healing at each level of consciousness. Her gentle heart and boundless energy guide clients from […]

Bringing Brand Identity to Non-Profits and Small Businesses, One Design at a Time!

Meet M. Kendall Ludwig- President and principal designer at CurlyRed, an initiative that provides design, branding, print and web solutions for numerous companies and non-profit organisations. After starting CurlyRed in 2007 with the desire to create art, usable art, M. Kendall’s vision included the following statement: “…to lay bare the beauty in ordinary things is […]

A Fascination For Old Architecture Led Her To Take Up Historic Preservation In Her 30s!

Meet Judith Broeker who specializes in historic preservation, building conservation training, volunteer vacation coordination and is actively working towards protecting cultural heritage with her initiative.     Love can indeed come in different forms to different people and for Judith, her love for historic buildings has taken her all over the world. A bachelor of Asian Studies […]

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Healing Lives With Holistic Health-Care & Helping People Discover Their Journey

Meet Joanne Burke Sherman,  a mother, a wife and an entrepreneur who is helping people achieve their best-self through nutrition, supplements and mind-body awareness.  Sometimes, life puts you in situations where you are compelled to make decisions that you don’t think of otherwise. Being in a similar scenario, Joanne never thought that interest in holistic […]

Changing Lives With Words & Wisdom: Sijdah Hussain

Meet author and Senior Content Marketer at Human Focus International, who also has her own social initiative, ‘Chaaon – Sab k Liye’, which creates awareness against child and animal abuse.   Who would have thought that an English Literature Graduate would swiftly work up her way to having an illustrious career in content marketing in […]

How I lived my life to the fullest despite all the odds: Nisha Tandon

“After struggling through the first 8 years of my married life to bear a child, I finally experienced the bliss of motherhood in 2001. My first daughter brought us so much happiness that it almost made me forget the hardships of my past where certain societal expectations made me doubt the credibility of my life. […]

This Inspiring Entrepreneur Believes In Empowering And Educating Through Art

Meet Karen Alexander-Banks, CEO of the Columbia, South Carolina (USA) based Auntie Karen Foundation- a globally recognized charitable corporation.     Maybe it was her love for arts that inspired her to leave her lucrative professional position with a company like Xerox Corporation to offer something different to the world. And maybe, the programs offered by […]

This Woman is in the Business of Transforming Lives

Meet Soha Juneja, CEO and Director at First Impression, a renowned Speaker, Coach, Counselor and Mental Health Architect, who is all about training and coaching people to be the next version of themselves without judgement.   Soha Juneja is a good example of someone who truly desires to make a difference in the lives of […]

Shellye Archambeau and the Many Feathers on Her Hat

Shellye Archambeau is one of Silicon Valley’s first female African American CEOs. She is a Former Executive of IBM, CMO at two public companies and Former CEO of a then-struggling Silicon Valley startup which is now MetricStream, a recognized global leader in governance, risk, and compliance software solutions. She is currently a Fortune 500 board […]

How Kausar, Mother of Moin Junnedi, Made Him ‘The Wonder Boy’ of India

“Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all.” ― Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged As I was surfing on the internet to learn more about India’s “Brittle Boy” aka “Wonder Boy”, swimmer Moin Junnedi, I couldn’t help but be baffled by […]

Social Anxiety & Youth Advocacy – The Story of Hamyl Anjum

  “It’s OKAY to be scared. Being scared means you’re about to do something really, really brave.” — Mandy Hale (The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass) Hamyl Anjum is a leader and an advocate of Human and Sexual Rights of youth and women. Her story of consistency, as she says it, […]

How Pieces of Mariam Saeed Khan Takes-off Like Paper-Planes!

“She was a gypsy, as soon as you unravelled the many layers to her wild spirit she was on her next quest to discover her magic. She was relentless like that, the woman didn’t need nobody but an open road, a pen and a couple of sunsets.” ― Nikki Rowe Mariam Saeed Khan is not […]

Redefining Womanhood – Zarish Malik

“I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.” ― Louisa May Alcott, Little Women Zarish Malik, a 24 year old entrepreneur from Lahore, Pakistan, works as a Director of her own company Galaxy Moving Systems Pvt. Ltd. She is the youngest in the business of elevator engineering so […]

Journey of A Rahbar with the Five School-Girls

Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. ― Mitch Albom, The Five People You Meet in Heaven  “Rahbar” an urdu word that means “a mentor” and in the context of The Citizens Foundation, it means someone who guides their students on the path from learning the power over their mind to creating […]