Tannis Spencer

TANNIS SPENCER WRITER/DIRECTOR/FOUNDER OF THEMICOLE.COM NEW YORK, NY How does your craft reflect your personal aesthetic? I think my personal aesthetic has actually influenced my craft more. I adopted a minimalist aesthetic early in my adult life and that comes across in my work relatively strongly. I’ve really tried to focus on noise reduction in […]

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Ariel Lopez

Image of Ariel Lopez c/o Innov8tiv.com Ariel Lopez is a career coach at General Assembly – and founder of 2020Shift, a social enterprise that is designed to educate black and latino millennials on careers in the technology space. I was most impressed by Ariel’s work with 2020Shift – dedicated to setting students and recent graduates up for success, but most importantly filling the diversity gap with talent by […]

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Darling Chuck

ANDREA “DREA” RAMOS AKA DARLING CHUCK DJ QUEENS, NEW YORK I met Drea at a mutual friend’s Ugly Christmas Sweater party in Brooklyn about three years ago. Back then, she was a fashion casting director who juggled a couple of DJ gigs after work – but despite her hectic schedule, Drea kept it going. As we kept in […]

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Rana Campbell

RANA CAMPBELL CONTENT STRATEGIST & FOUNDER OF RANACAMPBELL.COM ORANGE, NEW JERSEY Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of meeting Rana Campbell, Princeton University alumni and Founder of lifestyle website: RanaCampbell.com. Rana and I instantly bonded over our passion for bridging the gap between vision and reality – as she shared her website’s mission to help individuals shine in their […]

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Samantha Smikle

SAMANTHA SMIKLE  Founder & Creative Director of TNEMNRODA [nem-roh-da] + Style Blogger at O.M.O. Writes Describe a day in the life of Samantha Smikle: My day is super specific to my current agenda. But being that I’m a one man army, most times, it’s jam packed. Now I’m being trained in CAD design for jewelry so I’m doing […]

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