Throughout the last three weeks, we have received a number of emails from all of you who submitted yourselves or colleagues for the FemFounder.co 2018 Women to Watch Series. We have received more than 2,000 entries so we are still sorting through all of the submissions.
Jessica Postiglione is the Co-Founder & CEO of OLIKA. She started her career in finance as an M&A investment banking analyst. Post business school, Jessica held a number of corporate strategy roles later returning to finance. However, she always wanted to be a part of an entrepreneurial venture and jumped at the opportunity to start OLIKA. Jessica is a graduate of the University of Chicago and the Harvard Business School.
Janice Jackson, LMT has been offering pain relief for 18 years now in Naples, FL. Janice loves to help people to get their life back after being restricted by surgery, trauma, and pain. She Enhances Your Life, One Day at a Time! http://www.MassageNaplesFl.com
Grace Horner is the owner and founder of The Go-to Girl. She lives in Omaha, Nebraska - a city she is very proud to call home. When she isn't networking, meeting with clients, or working, she enjoys yoga, reading, and going to the movies. You can learn more about Grace and The Go-to Girl at www.thegotogirlne.com/about
Jessica Tappana is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who had a vision for a private practice where every client would be matched with the right therapist who had the personality, training, and experience to help the client heal and move forward in their lives. She opened her own business, Aspire Counseling LLC (www.AspireCounselingMo.com) in May 2017 and that dream became a reality. Jessica has since filled her caseload, rented a second office, added clinicians and developed a website full of helpful mental health resources including a blog for individuals looking for healing from trauma, grief, fear and overwhelming stress.
World's Leading Vision portrait photographer, founder of the I HAVE A DREAM ACADEMY, a conscious creator & Entrepreneur. She experienced the power that photography holds by revealing a new healthy self-image. She helps individuals REBRAND themselves with their VISION FOR SUCCESS to CONTRIBUTE MEASURABLY TOWARDS ACHIEVING THEIR GOALS AND DREAMS, in a short period of time. WWW.PAZITPEREZ.COM
Jen Oleniczak Brown is the Founder of The Engaging Educator, a NYC, NC and CA-based company that helps you improve your speaking, listening and social skills through improv based education. Through EE, she's reached 30,000 students in 5 years, worked with companies like Food Network, Viacom, Time Warner and Etsy and currently is coaching 100 Female Entrepreneurs for 100 Hours.
Clarissa Shetler is a board-certified family pharmacist and has been in practice for more than 20 years. She has spent the last five years studying the emerging research surrounding the health risks of everyday chemicals used in skin care cosmetics and the alternative sources and benefits of nontoxic, advanced plant botanicals to formulate safer, powerful skin care for you. She feels that both an outside and inside approach to health including quality nutrition, exercise, mindfulness along with clean, nourishing skin care reduces the cumulative toxic burden to the body is a critical component to disease prevention and health promotion.
Christine Falsetti has always been passionate about life, family, and friends. After experiencing cancer in her family, she began to take a closer look at the toxins in her environment and was horrified by the potentially harmful ingredients she found in her daily life, particularly in her family skin care products. She began looking for safer skin care options only to be disappointed by their performance and frustrated by misleading marketing. Christine believes women and their families deserve quality products that perform, without comprising their health.
Serena Holmes is the President & CEO of Tigris Events, a multi-award winning experiential marketing and event staffing agency based in Toronto. Tigris Events works with top brands such as Bell Media, WINNERS, Toronto Star, Grace Foods, and many others. Serena has won numerous accolades including CV Magazine’s Canadian Events Professional of 2017 as well as the W100 Top Women Entrepreneurs through PROFIT and Chatelaine Magazines.
Hipstik Legwear, LLC materialized out of founder, Laura McGuire's, frustration from years of trying on dozens of styles and brands hoping to find a comfortable pair of hosiery. Laura realized she could make tights and pantyhose women of all shapes actually want to wear. Hipstiks have a low-rise waistband that sits on the hip for no-squeeze comfort and a 'stik' strip that keeps them in place without sagging or rolling down; the sizing, to include plus sizes, is unlike the industry, based on the unique body shapes of women. www.hipstiks.com