KIMBERLY MURRAY   KIMBERLY MURRAY   Kimberly is a photographer and product stylist specializing in flat lays, interiors, and food. She has a love for bright, colorful images. Kimberly uses her doctorate in psychology to stay attuned to her clients' needs by creating images that capture the mood and personality of their brands. Her work has been featured on The Everygirl, Glitter Guide, Style Me Pretty Living, and Thrillist as well as in print publications, such as Click Magazine and Belong Magazine. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the city for the best brunch, burger, or donut spots with her husband and toddler daughter.

KIMBERLY MURRAY
KIMBERLY MURRAY

Kimberly is a photographer and product stylist specializing in flat lays, interiors, and food. She has a love for bright, colorful images. Kimberly uses her doctorate in psychology to stay attuned to her clients' needs by creating images that capture the mood and personality of their brands. Her work has been featured on The Everygirl, Glitter Guide, Style Me Pretty Living, and Thrillist as well as in print publications, such as Click Magazine and Belong Magazine. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the city for the best brunch, burger, or donut spots with her husband and toddler daughter.

  ABBY CLAWSON LOW   ABBY CLAWSON LOW   Abby is a design director whose projects include work for The New York Times Magazine, Penguin Random House, Domino Magazine, August Journal, J.Crew/Madewell, New York Magazine, and Partners & Spade. Abby got her start in NYC working for Design MW, Martha Stewart Living, and the Kate Spade & Jack Spade brands. She has taught at the Fashion Institute of Technology and was selected as one of the Art Directors Club ‘Young Guns’ in its fifth biennial showcase. Abby lives in Mexico City where she is currently working on a Mexico City guide for Clarkson Potter in bookstores this Fall.

ABBY CLAWSON LOW
ABBY CLAWSON LOW

Abby is a design director whose projects include work for The New York Times Magazine, Penguin Random House, Domino Magazine, August Journal, J.Crew/Madewell, New York Magazine, and Partners & Spade. Abby got her start in NYC working for Design MW, Martha Stewart Living, and the Kate Spade & Jack Spade brands. She has taught at the Fashion Institute of Technology and was selected as one of the Art Directors Club ‘Young Guns’ in its fifth biennial showcase. Abby lives in Mexico City where she is currently working on a Mexico City guide for Clarkson Potter in bookstores this Fall.

  SARAH LIN   ELLIE FUN DAY   For many years Sarah has dreamed of designing a creatively beautiful product that helps empower under-resourced people groups. That was the impetus for Ellie Fun Day; they design organic baby blankets and accessories that empower marginalized women in India. Her mission is to bridge the gap with design-focused products to bring about economic empowerment for the poor. Ellie Fun Day products can be found in over 170 stores internationally, including Barneys NYC, ABC Carpet and Home and Nordstrom. Their products have been featured in Martha Stewart Living, Huffington Post, and Travel and Leisure.

SARAH LIN
ELLIE FUN DAY

For many years Sarah has dreamed of designing a creatively beautiful product that helps empower under-resourced people groups. That was the impetus for Ellie Fun Day; they design organic baby blankets and accessories that empower marginalized women in India. Her mission is to bridge the gap with design-focused products to bring about economic empowerment for the poor. Ellie Fun Day products can be found in over 170 stores internationally, including Barneys NYC, ABC Carpet and Home and Nordstrom. Their products have been featured in Martha Stewart Living, Huffington Post, and Travel and Leisure.

  DENAI JONES   PETUNIA PICKLE BOTTOM   DeNai is founder and Head Designer of Petunia Pickle Bottom, a lifestyle diaper bag brand of eighteen years. The brand is sold globally and numerous products have won innovation and design awards. She is passionate about all things design-- product specific, textiles and ceramics. DeNai lives in Ventura, California with her husband and two boys. She loves family adventure and you can often catch them exploring remote places in their VW van.

DENAI JONES
PETUNIA PICKLE BOTTOM

DeNai is founder and Head Designer of Petunia Pickle Bottom, a lifestyle diaper bag brand of eighteen years. The brand is sold globally and numerous products have won innovation and design awards. She is passionate about all things design-- product specific, textiles and ceramics. DeNai lives in Ventura, California with her husband and two boys. She loves family adventure and you can often catch them exploring remote places in their VW van.

  MANDI GUBLER   VINTAGE REVIVALS   Mandi started Vintage Revivals in 2010 with a can of yellow spray paint and a whole bunch of blind enthusiasm. It has since grown into one of the best DIY blogs on the internet (at least according to Domino, BHG, and Apartment Therapy) Mandi's fearless and open approach to tackling projects, and sharing what she's learned along the way has forged powerful relationships with her readers and favorite brands. Mandi lives in Southern Utah with her husband Court and 3 kids, they are currently renovating a 100 yr old mercantile store and turning it into their dream house.

MANDI GUBLER
VINTAGE REVIVALS

Mandi started Vintage Revivals in 2010 with a can of yellow spray paint and a whole bunch of blind enthusiasm. It has since grown into one of the best DIY blogs on the internet (at least according to Domino, BHG, and Apartment Therapy) Mandi's fearless and open approach to tackling projects, and sharing what she's learned along the way has forged powerful relationships with her readers and favorite brands. Mandi lives in Southern Utah with her husband Court and 3 kids, they are currently renovating a 100 yr old mercantile store and turning it into their dream house.

  VIOLA SUTANO   MAIKA GOODS   As a design entrepreneur, Viola has worn many hats, from leading creative teams, designing product assortments, developing a global supply chain at scale, to growing a long lasting brand. Beyond creating a good product, Viola believes that thoughtful solutions through a sustainable supply chain, the packaging experience and immersing the customer in a deslightful experience is what will create a powerful brand. This mission is what drives her company, MAIKA, whose products are carried in hundreds of stores worldwide, including Nordstrom and the Container Store. She is also the author of  Packaging Your Crafts . Viola lives with her husband and their two kids in the San Francisco Bay Area.

VIOLA SUTANO
MAIKA GOODS

As a design entrepreneur, Viola has worn many hats, from leading creative teams, designing product assortments, developing a global supply chain at scale, to growing a long lasting brand. Beyond creating a good product, Viola believes that thoughtful solutions through a sustainable supply chain, the packaging experience and immersing the customer in a deslightful experience is what will create a powerful brand. This mission is what drives her company, MAIKA, whose products are carried in hundreds of stores worldwide, including Nordstrom and the Container Store. She is also the author of Packaging Your Crafts. Viola lives with her husband and their two kids in the San Francisco Bay Area.

  MONIQUE MALCOLM   KEEP CHASING THE STARS   Monique is a systems and productivity strategist as well as the founder of Keep Chasing the Stars, an online community for people interested in taking their goals from idea to done. Over the past four years, she has developed tools and resources, most notably the  Visionary Journal , to help creatives get clear on their goals, strategize their ideas, and take bold action towards building the life and business they envision for themselves. She's the girl you want all up in your plans! Monique lives in Sarasota, Fl with her husband, son and super cute cockapoo Spike.

MONIQUE MALCOLM
KEEP CHASING THE STARS

Monique is a systems and productivity strategist as well as the founder of Keep Chasing the Stars, an online community for people interested in taking their goals from idea to done. Over the past four years, she has developed tools and resources, most notably the Visionary Journal, to help creatives get clear on their goals, strategize their ideas, and take bold action towards building the life and business they envision for themselves. She's the girl you want all up in your plans! Monique lives in Sarasota, Fl with her husband, son and super cute cockapoo Spike.

   ANNE KUO HYUN    BLACK TWINE   Based on her own frustration with the complexity of party planning, Anne created Black Twine, a new kind of entertaining platform that provides visually inspiring party content, planning tools and resources through a premium community of party professionals. Their party blueprints have been featured on Martha Stewart, Style Me Pretty and 100 Layer Cake-let. A Stanford and Harvard Business School alum, Anne previously led Platinum and Centurion “Black” Card Events and Dining / Entertainment partnerships for American Express, establishing numerous partnerships, including Hamilton the Musical, Sony Pictures, Aspen Food & Wine and Zac Posen. She resides in Manhattan with her husband and two young sons.

ANNE KUO HYUN
BLACK TWINE

Based on her own frustration with the complexity of party planning, Anne created Black Twine, a new kind of entertaining platform that provides visually inspiring party content, planning tools and resources through a premium community of party professionals. Their party blueprints have been featured on Martha Stewart, Style Me Pretty and 100 Layer Cake-let. A Stanford and Harvard Business School alum, Anne previously led Platinum and Centurion “Black” Card Events and Dining / Entertainment partnerships for American Express, establishing numerous partnerships, including Hamilton the Musical, Sony Pictures, Aspen Food & Wine and Zac Posen. She resides in Manhattan with her husband and two young sons.

  KELSEY NIXON   KELSEY NIXON   Kelsey Nixon is an Emmy-nominated TV personality, author, wife, mom, and cooking show host. She hosts Kelsey’s Essentials and Kelsey’s Homemade on Cooking Channel and was a finalist on season 4 of Next Food Network Star. Kelsey’s cookbook Kitchen Confidence and her exclusive product line with HSN help home cooks navigate the kitchen with confidence. You can also catch Kelsey dishing about her favorite sweet treats on Unique Sweets and judging on Food Network favorites like Guy’s Grocery Games and Chopped Junior. Kelsey lives in Portland, OR with her husband Robby and 2 kids Ollie and Nora.

KELSEY NIXON
KELSEY NIXON

Kelsey Nixon is an Emmy-nominated TV personality, author, wife, mom, and cooking show host. She hosts Kelsey’s Essentials and Kelsey’s Homemade on Cooking Channel and was a finalist on season 4 of Next Food Network Star. Kelsey’s cookbook Kitchen Confidence and her exclusive product line with HSN help home cooks navigate the kitchen with confidence. You can also catch Kelsey dishing about her favorite sweet treats on Unique Sweets and judging on Food Network favorites like Guy’s Grocery Games and Chopped Junior. Kelsey lives in Portland, OR with her husband Robby and 2 kids Ollie and Nora.

  CHAITRA RADHAKRISHNA   PINK POT   Chaitra is the creative geek behind PinkPot, a design + photography studio for creative entrepreneurs. With over 4 years of experience web design & development in the software industry, she started her own design studio in 2015. Photography developed as a passion on the side and she now teaches photography courses and workshops for business owners. Chaitra thrives on helping entrepreneurs create a beautiful and strong visual impact online through design and photography. Living in Seattle, she spends her days either coding her way through the web, capturing beautiful moments of life on her lens or laughing away with her geeky husband over a cup of coffee.

CHAITRA RADHAKRISHNA
PINK POT

Chaitra is the creative geek behind PinkPot, a design + photography studio for creative entrepreneurs. With over 4 years of experience web design & development in the software industry, she started her own design studio in 2015. Photography developed as a passion on the side and she now teaches photography courses and workshops for business owners. Chaitra thrives on helping entrepreneurs create a beautiful and strong visual impact online through design and photography. Living in Seattle, she spends her days either coding her way through the web, capturing beautiful moments of life on her lens or laughing away with her geeky husband over a cup of coffee.

  ROBIN CATALANO   ROBIN WRITER   Robin Catalano knows that stories sell, and she's on a mission to help businesses large and small tell their unique story, increase audience engagement, and drive revenue. Prior to launching her own creative-content crafting and consulting business, Robin was the Managing Editor of Digital & Social Media for The Annie Selke Companies. Under her guidance, the company grew a following of more than .5 million engaged fans across social platforms and the Fresh American Style blog. She holds an MA in English, has worked as a journalist and editor of 350+ fiction and nonfiction books, and speaks frequently at conferences/workshops.

ROBIN CATALANO
ROBIN WRITER

Robin Catalano knows that stories sell, and she's on a mission to help businesses large and small tell their unique story, increase audience engagement, and drive revenue. Prior to launching her own creative-content crafting and consulting business, Robin was the Managing Editor of Digital & Social Media for The Annie Selke Companies. Under her guidance, the company grew a following of more than .5 million engaged fans across social platforms and the Fresh American Style blog. She holds an MA in English, has worked as a journalist and editor of 350+ fiction and nonfiction books, and speaks frequently at conferences/workshops.

  MORRA AARONS-MELE   WOMEN AND WORK   Morra is the author of Hiding in the Bathroom: An Introvert's Roadmap to Getting Out There (When You'd Rather Stay Home). Morra is the founder of award winning social impact agency Women Online, hosts the podcast Hiding in the Bathroom, and created the influencer network The Mission List. She was founding Political Director for BlogHer.com, and has written for the Harvard Business Review, FastCompany, O the Oprah Magazine, Forbes, the Wall St. Journal, the New York Times, and The Guardian. Aarons-Mele is a graduate of Brown University and the Harvard Kennedy School, and lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

MORRA AARONS-MELE
WOMEN AND WORK

Morra is the author of Hiding in the Bathroom: An Introvert's Roadmap to Getting Out There (When You'd Rather Stay Home). Morra is the founder of award winning social impact agency Women Online, hosts the podcast Hiding in the Bathroom, and created the influencer network The Mission List. She was founding Political Director for BlogHer.com, and has written for the Harvard Business Review, FastCompany, O the Oprah Magazine, Forbes, the Wall St. Journal, the New York Times, and The Guardian. Aarons-Mele is a graduate of Brown University and the Harvard Kennedy School, and lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

  ANNE WEIL   FLAX AND TWINE   Anne Weil is the creative voice behind the blog and shop Flax & Twine. A lover of beautiful things, she designs classic fiber patterns and DIY crafts for the modern maker. Anne’s book,  Knitting Without Needles , will be followed this fall by her second book, Weaving Within Reach. Anne is a regular contributor to Martha Stewart. You can also find her work in print in magazines such as Sweet Paul, Mollie Makes, and Taproot, or online on Design*Sponge, Lonny, Apartment Therapy, and Koel Magazine. You’ll fall in love with her approachable style and easy way.

ANNE WEIL
FLAX AND TWINE

Anne Weil is the creative voice behind the blog and shop Flax & Twine. A lover of beautiful things, she designs classic fiber patterns and DIY crafts for the modern maker. Anne’s book, Knitting Without Needles, will be followed this fall by her second book, Weaving Within Reach. Anne is a regular contributor to Martha Stewart. You can also find her work in print in magazines such as Sweet Paul, Mollie Makes, and Taproot, or online on Design*Sponge, Lonny, Apartment Therapy, and Koel Magazine. You’ll fall in love with her approachable style and easy way.

  RALINDA HARVEY SMITH   SMART AND CHARMING   Ralinda is a new business strategist, entrepreneur and author of  A Trendsetter’s Guide to Launching a Fashion Line , published by Bloomsbury Press. As a new mom, she has shifted her focus from go-hard startups— to launching lean and profitable product businesses that leave room for a vibrant quality of life. She recently launched her own footwear accessories company Feetish, utilizing Amazon as her launch platform. Her business advice blog Smart and Charming is set to launch in February 2018. She earned her MBA from Pepperdine University.

RALINDA HARVEY SMITH
SMART AND CHARMING

Ralinda is a new business strategist, entrepreneur and author of A Trendsetter’s Guide to Launching a Fashion Line, published by Bloomsbury Press. As a new mom, she has shifted her focus from go-hard startups— to launching lean and profitable product businesses that leave room for a vibrant quality of life. She recently launched her own footwear accessories company Feetish, utilizing Amazon as her launch platform. Her business advice blog Smart and Charming is set to launch in February 2018. She earned her MBA from Pepperdine University.

  JENNA A   FOSTER MOMS   Jenna is a white adoptive parent to 3 siblings adopted transracially through foster care. She and her wife blog anonymously about the intersections of race, adoption, foster care and LGBT parenting. Together, they believe there is great value in sharing the everyday lives of diverse families and they strive to do so in meaningful ways that maintain the privacy of their family while publicly tackling tough issues.

JENNA A
FOSTER MOMS

Jenna is a white adoptive parent to 3 siblings adopted transracially through foster care. She and her wife blog anonymously about the intersections of race, adoption, foster care and LGBT parenting. Together, they believe there is great value in sharing the everyday lives of diverse families and they strive to do so in meaningful ways that maintain the privacy of their family while publicly tackling tough issues.

  JEANETTA GONZALES   JEANETTA GONZALES   Los Angeles-based designer, artist and coach, Jeanetta Gonzales, spreads joy through a variety of creative means. Her multidisciplinary studio specializes in surface pattern design, lettering and graphic design. Her art can be found in retailers such as Home Goods, Minted.com and Wayfair.com. Jeanetta can also be found teaching at local art colleges, giving art demos and creative talks online and providing guidance, accountability and support to artists bringing out their true self expression. She has been featured on Domino.com, TheJungalow.com, Apartment Therapy, Flow Magazine and Artists & Makers Magazine.

JEANETTA GONZALES
JEANETTA GONZALES

Los Angeles-based designer, artist and coach, Jeanetta Gonzales, spreads joy through a variety of creative means. Her multidisciplinary studio specializes in surface pattern design, lettering and graphic design. Her art can be found in retailers such as Home Goods, Minted.com and Wayfair.com. Jeanetta can also be found teaching at local art colleges, giving art demos and creative talks online and providing guidance, accountability and support to artists bringing out their true self expression. She has been featured on Domino.com, TheJungalow.com, Apartment Therapy, Flow Magazine and Artists & Makers Magazine.

  CAMILLE WHITING   FRIDAY WE'RE IN LOVE   Camille Whiting is a digital strategist and author of Friday We're in Love, a lifestyle blog with a focus on creative dates and family fun. She has an MBA with a marketing emphasis and spent years as an agency marketer project manager helping top Fortune 500 companies hone their digital strategy.  Camille is a self-proclaimed marketing nerd, an infertility miracle mom, and always finding the next fun experience to inspire others to get out and date more! She’s been featured by Women's Day, Southern Living, the Huffington Post, Brit+Co, the Arizona Republic, and named in many “Top 10 Dating Resources” lists.

CAMILLE WHITING
FRIDAY WE'RE IN LOVE

Camille Whiting is a digital strategist and author of Friday We're in Love, a lifestyle blog with a focus on creative dates and family fun. She has an MBA with a marketing emphasis and spent years as an agency marketer project manager helping top Fortune 500 companies hone their digital strategy.  Camille is a self-proclaimed marketing nerd, an infertility miracle mom, and always finding the next fun experience to inspire others to get out and date more! She’s been featured by Women's Day, Southern Living, the Huffington Post, Brit+Co, the Arizona Republic, and named in many “Top 10 Dating Resources” lists.

  AMY TAN   AMY TANGERINE   Amy is the Founder of Amy Tangerine, a creative lifestyle company that creates online content as well as fun, tangible products like tee shirts and craft supplies. She's a mama, a maker, and author of  Craft a Life You Love , a book she self-published that got picked up by Abrams and will be released April 2018. She's taught workshops on every continent except for Antarctica, makes YouTube videos, and consults with awesome brands and clients. Amy's mission is to inspire women everywhere to feel joy and confidence through creativity.

AMY TAN
AMY TANGERINE

Amy is the Founder of Amy Tangerine, a creative lifestyle company that creates online content as well as fun, tangible products like tee shirts and craft supplies. She's a mama, a maker, and author of Craft a Life You Love, a book she self-published that got picked up by Abrams and will be released April 2018. She's taught workshops on every continent except for Antarctica, makes YouTube videos, and consults with awesome brands and clients. Amy's mission is to inspire women everywhere to feel joy and confidence through creativity.

  LORENA SIMINOVICH   PETIT COLLAGE   Lorena Siminovich is a San Francisco based Entrepreneur and Designer. She is the Founder of Petit Collage, an eco-friendly line of children’s toys and gifts sold the world over and available in hundreds of stores, from Anthropologie to Barnes and Noble. She has written and illustrated over 30 children's books, and licensed her work to many manufacturers. Lorena has been featured by the Martha Stewart Show, The New York Times, Dwell Magazine and many popular blogs. Originally from Buenos Aires, she lives in SF with her husband and daughter in a mid-century art-filled home and works in a sunny studio with her dream team.

LORENA SIMINOVICH
PETIT COLLAGE

Lorena Siminovich is a San Francisco based Entrepreneur and Designer. She is the Founder of Petit Collage, an eco-friendly line of children’s toys and gifts sold the world over and available in hundreds of stores, from Anthropologie to Barnes and Noble. She has written and illustrated over 30 children's books, and licensed her work to many manufacturers. Lorena has been featured by the Martha Stewart Show, The New York Times, Dwell Magazine and many popular blogs. Originally from Buenos Aires, she lives in SF with her husband and daughter in a mid-century art-filled home and works in a sunny studio with her dream team.

  CHAUNCEA CAROTHERS   CHAUNCEA   Chauncéa Carothers is an accomplished Entrepreneur, Public Speaker, Mentor, Social Influencer, Digital Marketing Expert and Brand Strategist. Chauncéa has been featured in Forbes, Refinery29, Buzzfeed and several other digital media outlets. She applies her two bachelors degrees, unparalleled creativity, experience gained through extensive international travel and over a decade of professional expertise to inspire others while also introducing her loyal audience to a diverse group of apparel, beauty, travel, business and lifestyle brands that have partnered with her on many exciting projects. 

CHAUNCEA CAROTHERS
CHAUNCEA

Chauncéa Carothers is an accomplished Entrepreneur, Public Speaker, Mentor, Social Influencer, Digital Marketing Expert and Brand Strategist. Chauncéa has been featured in Forbes, Refinery29, Buzzfeed and several other digital media outlets. She applies her two bachelors degrees, unparalleled creativity, experience gained through extensive international travel and over a decade of professional expertise to inspire others while also introducing her loyal audience to a diverse group of apparel, beauty, travel, business and lifestyle brands that have partnered with her on many exciting projects. 

  MORGAN CORNELIUS   INSTAGRAM   Morgan works with the Small Business Community on Instagram. Specifically, she meets, works with, and educates small and medium businesses every single day. She loves working with entrepreneurs, and hearing how their businesses came to be. Prior to Instagram, Morgan worked at Yelp and acted as their small business outreach manager for North America. While there, she fell in love with the passion and drive small business owners put into growing their businesses.

MORGAN CORNELIUS
INSTAGRAM

Morgan works with the Small Business Community on Instagram. Specifically, she meets, works with, and educates small and medium businesses every single day. She loves working with entrepreneurs, and hearing how their businesses came to be. Prior to Instagram, Morgan worked at Yelp and acted as their small business outreach manager for North America. While there, she fell in love with the passion and drive small business owners put into growing their businesses.

  MEG KEENE   A   PRACTICAL WEDDING   Meg Keene is the Founder and Editor-in-chief of A Practical Wedding, which started as a blogspot account on her kitchen table ten years ago, and is now the top independently held wedding publication in the world. Meg has published two (creatively named) books:  A Practical Wedding , and  A Practical Wedding Planner , both top sellers on the wedding bookshelf. Meg's work has been referenced in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Jezebel, and Refinery 29, among other outlets. Last year, she had one of the most read wedding articles on Buzzfeed. She manages the best, most feminist team in the world from the APW offices in East Oakland, where she lives with her husband and two small kids.

MEG KEENE
A PRACTICAL WEDDING

Meg Keene is the Founder and Editor-in-chief of A Practical Wedding, which started as a blogspot account on her kitchen table ten years ago, and is now the top independently held wedding publication in the world. Meg has published two (creatively named) books: A Practical Wedding, and A Practical Wedding Planner, both top sellers on the wedding bookshelf. Meg's work has been referenced in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Jezebel, and Refinery 29, among other outlets. Last year, she had one of the most read wedding articles on Buzzfeed. She manages the best, most feminist team in the world from the APW offices in East Oakland, where she lives with her husband and two small kids.

  TIFFANY BROWN   TIFFANY BROWN   Tiffany Brown gives guidance on how to balance life, work, and business. As a mother, wife, award-winning influencer and a full-time sales representative, she shares her corporate strategies on how to attract and communicate with brands for paid partnerships.

TIFFANY BROWN
TIFFANY BROWN

Tiffany Brown gives guidance on how to balance life, work, and business. As a mother, wife, award-winning influencer and a full-time sales representative, she shares her corporate strategies on how to attract and communicate with brands for paid partnerships.

  TARA NEARENTS   RAD AND HAPPY   Tara Nearents is a successful entrepreneur driven by overflowing creativity. She started Rad & Happy as a home for her creative shenanigans which has evolved through many creative passions, from hand lettering to lifestyle videography. Tara has developed an incredibly engaged audience who follow her through all of her creative pursuits. You can see her designs on coloring books, JuJuBe diaper bags, Cricut Design Space, featured all over including the Washington Post, and in her own shop where she sells clothing, fonts, brand videos, and Rad Mail. (A wildly popular and witty paper subscription thats all kinds of Rad & Happy.)

TARA NEARENTS
RAD AND HAPPY

Tara Nearents is a successful entrepreneur driven by overflowing creativity. She started Rad & Happy as a home for her creative shenanigans which has evolved through many creative passions, from hand lettering to lifestyle videography. Tara has developed an incredibly engaged audience who follow her through all of her creative pursuits. You can see her designs on coloring books, JuJuBe diaper bags, Cricut Design Space, featured all over including the Washington Post, and in her own shop where she sells clothing, fonts, brand videos, and Rad Mail. (A wildly popular and witty paper subscription thats all kinds of Rad & Happy.)

  JEANNIE RALSTON   NEXT TRIBE   Jeannie is the editor and co-founder of NextTribe.com, a web magazine for women 45 plus that offers information and inspiration with a healthy dose of irreverence. The magazine's motto is "Age Boldly." Jeannie has written for the New York Times, National Geographic, Life Magazine, Conde Nast Traveler and most women’s magazines. She’s been a contributing editor at Allure, Parenting and Ladies Home Journal. Her memoir,  The Unlikely Lavender Queen , tells of her journey from Manhattan journalist to rural Texas lavender farmer. Her e-book,  The Mother of All Field Trips , follows her family during a three-year stint of homeschooling and traveling. Jeannie and her husband live outside of Austin and both her sons attend Texas A&M University.

JEANNIE RALSTON
NEXT TRIBE

Jeannie is the editor and co-founder of NextTribe.com, a web magazine for women 45 plus that offers information and inspiration with a healthy dose of irreverence. The magazine's motto is "Age Boldly." Jeannie has written for the New York Times, National Geographic, Life Magazine, Conde Nast Traveler and most women’s magazines. She’s been a contributing editor at Allure, Parenting and Ladies Home Journal. Her memoir, The Unlikely Lavender Queen, tells of her journey from Manhattan journalist to rural Texas lavender farmer. Her e-book, The Mother of All Field Trips, follows her family during a three-year stint of homeschooling and traveling. Jeannie and her husband live outside of Austin and both her sons attend Texas A&M University.

  DONTAIRA TERRELL   DONTAIRA TERRELL   Dontaira Terrell is a Florida A&M University graduate, communications strategist and full-time journalist with a penchant for entertainment news, travel and social buzz. Her love for documenting life’s best moments happened as a youth, consuming local and national news and engrossing herself in a variety of magazines, newspapers and books to read. As an 8-year editorial vet her career has taken her to the White House under the Obama Administration and to South Africa for once in a lifetime writing opportunities. She currently provides her insights and reporting for several national media outlets. To stay connected with Dontaira visit dontairaterrell.com or follow her on Instagram (@dontairaterrell).

DONTAIRA TERRELL
DONTAIRA TERRELL

Dontaira Terrell is a Florida A&M University graduate, communications strategist and full-time journalist with a penchant for entertainment news, travel and social buzz. Her love for documenting life’s best moments happened as a youth, consuming local and national news and engrossing herself in a variety of magazines, newspapers and books to read. As an 8-year editorial vet her career has taken her to the White House under the Obama Administration and to South Africa for once in a lifetime writing opportunities. She currently provides her insights and reporting for several national media outlets. To stay connected with Dontaira visit dontairaterrell.com or follow her on Instagram (@dontairaterrell).

  JENNIFER PRIEST   S  MART FUN DIY   A craft industry professional for over 14 years, Jennifer has been featured in major publications and online by the likes of Apartment Therapy and MSNBC. Jennifer's digital marketing consulting firm,  Smart Creative Social , has a prestigious client list across multiple creative industries, connecting influencers with brands, developing digital marketing strategy, and guiding clients in creating a solid social media strategy for their brand.

JENNIFER PRIEST
SMART FUN DIY

A craft industry professional for over 14 years, Jennifer has been featured in major publications and online by the likes of Apartment Therapy and MSNBC. Jennifer's digital marketing consulting firm, Smart Creative Social, has a prestigious client list across multiple creative industries, connecting influencers with brands, developing digital marketing strategy, and guiding clients in creating a solid social media strategy for their brand.

  SARA ALBERS & MELISSA FENLON   A  LICE AND LOIS   Sara and Melissa are the founders and creators of the DIY and lifestyle blog, Alice & Lois (named after their grandmothers). They specialize in creating content that is simple, approachable and beautiful. Their business has grown from blogging to content creation and styling for major brands. They love that the blog and content creation work allow them to run a business together, while living in different places. Sara recently moved from San Francisco to Indianapolis and Melissa lives in the majestic ski town of Crested Butte, Colorado. Alice & Lois was named one of the Top 10 DIY and Decorating Blogs by the editors of Better Homes and Gardens in 2015 and 2016 and named one of the Top 30 DIY Blogs to Follow by Domino.

SARA ALBERS & MELISSA FENLON
ALICE AND LOIS

Sara and Melissa are the founders and creators of the DIY and lifestyle blog, Alice & Lois (named after their grandmothers). They specialize in creating content that is simple, approachable and beautiful. Their business has grown from blogging to content creation and styling for major brands. They love that the blog and content creation work allow them to run a business together, while living in different places. Sara recently moved from San Francisco to Indianapolis and Melissa lives in the majestic ski town of Crested Butte, Colorado. Alice & Lois was named one of the Top 10 DIY and Decorating Blogs by the editors of Better Homes and Gardens in 2015 and 2016 and named one of the Top 30 DIY Blogs to Follow by Domino.

  BRYN HUNTPALMER   T  HE BIRTH HOUR   Bryn Huntpalmer is a mother of two young children living in Austin, Texas where she hosts a birth stories podcast called  The Birth Hour . Her mission with The Birth Hour is to encourage women to be informed about pregnancy and childbirth and know their options while creating a community for moms to support one another through pregnancy and motherhood. The podcast has grown rapidly since its launch in 2015 with over 3 million downloads and partnerships with both national and small business brands! This year The Birth Hour launched it's first online course that prepares couples for everything from childbirth through newborn care.   

BRYN HUNTPALMER
THE BIRTH HOUR

Bryn Huntpalmer is a mother of two young children living in Austin, Texas where she hosts a birth stories podcast called The Birth Hour. Her mission with The Birth Hour is to encourage women to be informed about pregnancy and childbirth and know their options while creating a community for moms to support one another through pregnancy and motherhood. The podcast has grown rapidly since its launch in 2015 with over 3 million downloads and partnerships with both national and small business brands! This year The Birth Hour launched it's first online course that prepares couples for everything from childbirth through newborn care.

 

  KACHET JACKSON-HENDERSON   THE KACHET LIFE   Whether it’s doling out style advice, honed from her years as a fashion blogger and stylist at The Kachet Life (formerly The Lipstick Giraffe), advising as a marketing maven, or promoting fellowship and collaboration as the founder of  The Blog Bloc , Kachet delivers real stories about real people in vivid, interesting ways—sure to catch both your eye, your heart and maybe even a laugh. Based in Sacramento, Kachet navigates both worlds easily, having spent more than seven years working on marketing teams - both agency side and in-house, helping brands make an impact with their target audiences. She has been recognized by Better Homes & Gardens, the New York Times and can be regularly spotted on Sacramento-area news stations sharing the season’s hottest trends and lifestyle hacks.

KACHET JACKSON-HENDERSON
THE KACHET LIFE

Whether it’s doling out style advice, honed from her years as a fashion blogger and stylist at The Kachet Life (formerly The Lipstick Giraffe), advising as a marketing maven, or promoting fellowship and collaboration as the founder of The Blog Bloc, Kachet delivers real stories about real people in vivid, interesting ways—sure to catch both your eye, your heart and maybe even a laugh. Based in Sacramento, Kachet navigates both worlds easily, having spent more than seven years working on marketing teams - both agency side and in-house, helping brands make an impact with their target audiences. She has been recognized by Better Homes & Gardens, the New York Times and can be regularly spotted on Sacramento-area news stations sharing the season’s hottest trends and lifestyle hacks.

  VANESSA KYNES   VANESSA KYNES   Vanessa is a Pinterest Marketing Strategist for creative small businesses. Using YouTube and her blog, she helps creative small businesses blossom by creating traffic-generating Pinterest strategies to increase their visibility. Juggling the demands of her own budding business with those of family and home, she specializes in efficient productivity, making the most out of every moment, and every pin! Hailing originally from the great state of Texas, she has lived in two foreign countries and enjoys traveling with her three sweet daughters and memory-seeking husband while residing in the Pacific Northwest.

VANESSA KYNES
VANESSA KYNES

Vanessa is a Pinterest Marketing Strategist for creative small businesses. Using YouTube and her blog, she helps creative small businesses blossom by creating traffic-generating Pinterest strategies to increase their visibility. Juggling the demands of her own budding business with those of family and home, she specializes in efficient productivity, making the most out of every moment, and every pin! Hailing originally from the great state of Texas, she has lived in two foreign countries and enjoys traveling with her three sweet daughters and memory-seeking husband while residing in the Pacific Northwest.

  WHITNEY JOHNSON   WHITNEY JOHNSON   Whitney is recognized as one of the fifty leading business thinkers in the world (Thinkers50). She is the author of the critically acclaimed  Disrupt Yourself: Putting the Power of Disruptive Innovation to Work  (2015) and the forthcoming Build an A Team (Harvard Business Press, 2018). A former award-winning Wall Street analyst, Whitney works with entrepreneurs and leaders to maintain their top talent, to build an A team, and to help them earn the gold star – becoming a boss people love to work for. In addition to more than 1 million Linkedin followers, her Linkedin course The Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship has more than 1 million views.

WHITNEY JOHNSON
WHITNEY JOHNSON

Whitney is recognized as one of the fifty leading business thinkers in the world (Thinkers50). She is the author of the critically acclaimed Disrupt Yourself: Putting the Power of Disruptive Innovation to Work (2015) and the forthcoming Build an A Team (Harvard Business Press, 2018). A former award-winning Wall Street analyst, Whitney works with entrepreneurs and leaders to maintain their top talent, to build an A team, and to help them earn the gold star – becoming a boss people love to work for. In addition to more than 1 million Linkedin followers, her Linkedin course The Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship has more than 1 million views.

  KARA KULL   S  ERIOUS MOM FUN   Kara is the creative force behind Serious Mom Fun, a site dedicated to helping moms have more fun. SMF features challenges dedicated to adding more joy to your everyday life, super-easy ideas for connecting with your kids, and fashion tips to rock your best self. Kara also hosts webinars, loves creating videos, and has partnered with brands such as Old Navy, Cuties, Motts, and Culturelle. She’s pretty sure fun is always an option, and is happy to sport an accent, recount the time she forgot her own name on TV, or take you down in a lip sync competition.

KARA KULL
SERIOUS MOM FUN

Kara is the creative force behind Serious Mom Fun, a site dedicated to helping moms have more fun. SMF features challenges dedicated to adding more joy to your everyday life, super-easy ideas for connecting with your kids, and fashion tips to rock your best self. Kara also hosts webinars, loves creating videos, and has partnered with brands such as Old Navy, Cuties, Motts, and Culturelle. She’s pretty sure fun is always an option, and is happy to sport an accent, recount the time she forgot her own name on TV, or take you down in a lip sync competition.

  JANE MOSBACHER MORRIS   TO THE MARKET   Jane is the Founder and CEO of To the Market, a socially-inspired business connecting ethical producers to businesses and consumers seeking social impact product. She previously served as the Director of Humanitarian Action for the McCain Institute for International Leadership and at the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and in the Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues. She is the author of upcoming book Buy the Change You Want to See, scheduled to be published in October 2018. Morris is a member of VF Corporation's Advisory Council on Responsible Sourcing. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, a MBA from Columbia Business School, and is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations.

JANE MOSBACHER MORRIS
TO THE MARKET

Jane is the Founder and CEO of To the Market, a socially-inspired business connecting ethical producers to businesses and consumers seeking social impact product. She previously served as the Director of Humanitarian Action for the McCain Institute for International Leadership and at the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and in the Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues. She is the author of upcoming book Buy the Change You Want to See, scheduled to be published in October 2018. Morris is a member of VF Corporation's Advisory Council on Responsible Sourcing. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, a MBA from Columbia Business School, and is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations.

  REACHEL BAGLEY   CARDIGAN EMPIRE   Reachel is the voice behind Cardigan Empire, a blog and YouTube channel dedicated to embracing body types and finding attainable beauty. An MBA graduate, she believes in outfitting via formulas, numbers, and profiles in addition to colors, patterns, and shapes. She embraces the title “Fashion Jiminy Cricket,” and has applied her skills as one of Anthropologie’s top personal stylists, a college fashion professor, and a consultant to hundreds of men, women, and businesses.

REACHEL BAGLEY
CARDIGAN EMPIRE

Reachel is the voice behind Cardigan Empire, a blog and YouTube channel dedicated to embracing body types and finding attainable beauty. An MBA graduate, she believes in outfitting via formulas, numbers, and profiles in addition to colors, patterns, and shapes. She embraces the title “Fashion Jiminy Cricket,” and has applied her skills as one of Anthropologie’s top personal stylists, a college fashion professor, and a consultant to hundreds of men, women, and businesses.

  JENNY MELROSE   JENNY MELROSE   Jenny is a former reading specialist who “retired” from her teaching career when her blogging income far exceeded her salary. Through hard work and dedication, her lifestyle blog,  The Melrose Family , became regularly sought out by nationally recognized brands such as Neutrogena, Smuckers, Glad, Costco, Stanley Steamer, Sara Lee and many more. The unique pitching process she developed for working with brands, transformed an empty editorial calendar into one that was completely booked months in advance. Now, she’s combining her passion for teaching with her extensive experience working with brands to help other bloggers do the same.

JENNY MELROSE
JENNY MELROSE

Jenny is a former reading specialist who “retired” from her teaching career when her blogging income far exceeded her salary. Through hard work and dedication, her lifestyle blog, The Melrose Family, became regularly sought out by nationally recognized brands such as Neutrogena, Smuckers, Glad, Costco, Stanley Steamer, Sara Lee and many more. The unique pitching process she developed for working with brands, transformed an empty editorial calendar into one that was completely booked months in advance. Now, she’s combining her passion for teaching with her extensive experience working with brands to help other bloggers do the same.

  MO VASQUEZ   PIPSTICKS   Maureen (Mo) is a designer, a mom to four, a child of the 80s, and a life-long sticker lover. In 2014, she launched Pipsticks, a subscription sticker club. Pipsticks sends gorgeous, high-quality stickers to subscribers of all ages every month. With thousands of subscribers in over 50 countries, and a brick and mortar sticker shop in San Luis Obispo, CA, she has fostered a community of sticker lovers around the world. Determined to bring back the art of sticker collecting, Pipsticks is launching a line of planners and sticker books in partnership with Workman Publishing this spring.

MO VASQUEZ
PIPSTICKS

Maureen (Mo) is a designer, a mom to four, a child of the 80s, and a life-long sticker lover. In 2014, she launched Pipsticks, a subscription sticker club. Pipsticks sends gorgeous, high-quality stickers to subscribers of all ages every month. With thousands of subscribers in over 50 countries, and a brick and mortar sticker shop in San Luis Obispo, CA, she has fostered a community of sticker lovers around the world. Determined to bring back the art of sticker collecting, Pipsticks is launching a line of planners and sticker books in partnership with Workman Publishing this spring.

  ANDREA WILLIAMS   TUBBY TODD   Andrea Faulkner Williams is a mama to three, author and the head mama at Tubby Todd Bath Co. She and her husband created Tubby Todd as a natural solution for their family’s sensitive skin. For years they struggled with dryness and eczema, and smooth skin always seemed impossibly out of reach. The products they created are now solutions for thousands of other families- so cool, right? Tubby Todd continues to create lifestyle products that help families connect throughout the day. Good, clean fun forever!

ANDREA WILLIAMS
TUBBY TODD

Andrea Faulkner Williams is a mama to three, author and the head mama at Tubby Todd Bath Co. She and her husband created Tubby Todd as a natural solution for their family’s sensitive skin. For years they struggled with dryness and eczema, and smooth skin always seemed impossibly out of reach. The products they created are now solutions for thousands of other families- so cool, right? Tubby Todd continues to create lifestyle products that help families connect throughout the day. Good, clean fun forever!

  DANICA KOMBOL   EVERYWHERE AGENCY   Danica is the CEO of the Everywhere Agency, a leading social media and influencer marketing agency that works with Fortune 500 companies crafting and executing successful campaigns. She founded the influencer network, Everywhere Society to power the agency’s many award-winning influencer campaigns for clients like Macy’s, Carter’s/OshKosh, Cox Communications, Moe’s and others. Danica draws on her background as a television producer and PR executive. She began her career at Sesame Workshop and went on to become a successful television producer working on such legendary shows as Saturday Night Live and Kids in the Hall. Danica serves on the board of WOMMA (Word of Mouth Marketing Association), and National Black Arts Festival.

DANICA KOMBOL
EVERYWHERE AGENCY

Danica is the CEO of the Everywhere Agency, a leading social media and influencer marketing agency that works with Fortune 500 companies crafting and executing successful campaigns. She founded the influencer network, Everywhere Society to power the agency’s many award-winning influencer campaigns for clients like Macy’s, Carter’s/OshKosh, Cox Communications, Moe’s and others. Danica draws on her background as a television producer and PR executive. She began her career at Sesame Workshop and went on to become a successful television producer working on such legendary shows as Saturday Night Live and Kids in the Hall. Danica serves on the board of WOMMA (Word of Mouth Marketing Association), and National Black Arts Festival.

  AMY WEIR   DELINEATE YOUR DWELLING   Amy is the founder and creator for Delineate Your Dwelling, a creative craft + lifestyle blog.  She believes that we all are made to live creative lives.  She enjoys sharing that process with people through easy fun tutorials.  She is naturally drawn to simple graphic patterns and cheerful but soft colors.  Bringing natural elements with a modern twist into her home is her ideal style! Her work has been featured by Martha Stewart, Design*Sponge, Apartment Therapy, and Rachael Ray, among others.

AMY WEIR
DELINEATE YOUR DWELLING

Amy is the founder and creator for Delineate Your Dwelling, a creative craft + lifestyle blog.  She believes that we all are made to live creative lives.  She enjoys sharing that process with people through easy fun tutorials.  She is naturally drawn to simple graphic patterns and cheerful but soft colors.  Bringing natural elements with a modern twist into her home is her ideal style! Her work has been featured by Martha Stewart, Design*Sponge, Apartment Therapy, and Rachael Ray, among others.

  APRIL FOSTER   INKED BRANDS   April  is the founder and CEO of Inked Brands, a pioneer of influencer commerce where she’s obsessed with combining relevant products and smart marketing with influencer brands. She lives in Kentucky with her husband, Greg, and four young children.

APRIL FOSTER
INKED BRANDS

April  is the founder and CEO of Inked Brands, a pioneer of influencer commerce where she’s obsessed with combining relevant products and smart marketing with influencer brands. She lives in Kentucky with her husband, Greg, and four young children.

  ALICE YOO   SKYLAR YOO   Alice is the founder of the art and culture blog My Modern Met, where she curated and wrote about art, design and photography for seven years. She lives in southern California along with her husband and two boys. She's also the co-author of a book called  For Love . Recently, she started a clothing brand, called Skylar Yoo, that aims to inspire and empower women to be bold. They sell statement tees, art prints and accessories.

ALICE YOO
SKYLAR YOO

Alice is the founder of the art and culture blog My Modern Met, where she curated and wrote about art, design and photography for seven years. She lives in southern California along with her husband and two boys. She's also the co-author of a book called For Love. Recently, she started a clothing brand, called Skylar Yoo, that aims to inspire and empower women to be bold. They sell statement tees, art prints and accessories.

  MUGS BUCKLEY   CHAIRISH   Mugs is the Head of Media Partnerships at Chairish, the largest and fasted growing online source for chic and unique furniture, décor, and art. She oversees for brand partnerships, SEO, press, content marketing, and social media for Chairish and its sister brand, DECASO. Mugs has more than 15 years of experience developing successful, large-scale digital marketing programs. Prior to Chairish, she served as VP of Marketing at Federated Media, where she worked closely with many A-list brands and influential bloggers to develop content marketing programs. Mugs resides in San Francisco.

MUGS BUCKLEY
CHAIRISH

Mugs is the Head of Media Partnerships at Chairish, the largest and fasted growing online source for chic and unique furniture, décor, and art. She oversees for brand partnerships, SEO, press, content marketing, and social media for Chairish and its sister brand, DECASO. Mugs has more than 15 years of experience developing successful, large-scale digital marketing programs. Prior to Chairish, she served as VP of Marketing at Federated Media, where she worked closely with many A-list brands and influential bloggers to develop content marketing programs. Mugs resides in San Francisco.

  MEG CALTON   SNAP HAPPY MOM   Meg is a professional photographer and lifestyle blogger at Snap Happy Mom. She shoots for clients and brands, but is especially passionate about helping moms learn to take better pictures of their own children. Meg teaches online & in-person photography courses and wants everyone to feel confident with a camera in their hands. She lives with her husband and three kids in Arizona, where golden hour light trumps dinner every time.   

MEG CALTON
SNAP HAPPY MOM

Meg is a professional photographer and lifestyle blogger at Snap Happy Mom. She shoots for clients and brands, but is especially passionate about helping moms learn to take better pictures of their own children. Meg teaches online & in-person photography courses and wants everyone to feel confident with a camera in their hands. She lives with her husband and three kids in Arizona, where golden hour light trumps dinner every time.

 

  MELISSA BAHEN   LULU THE BAKER   Melissa is the author of the book  Scandinavian Gatherings: From Afternoon Fika to Midsummer Feast , and the creator of the blog Lulu the Baker, where she writes about simple food and modern country life. She has been featured in or written for Belong Magazine, Taproot Magazine, Sweet Paul Magazine, Better Homes & Gardens, and Rachael Ray Every Day. She lives in the rolling hills of western Oregon with her husband, four kids, seven chickens, two bunnies, a handful of beehives, and her flower garden.

MELISSA BAHEN
LULU THE BAKER

Melissa is the author of the book Scandinavian Gatherings: From Afternoon Fika to Midsummer Feast, and the creator of the blog Lulu the Baker, where she writes about simple food and modern country life. She has been featured in or written for Belong Magazine, Taproot Magazine, Sweet Paul Magazine, Better Homes & Gardens, and Rachael Ray Every Day. She lives in the rolling hills of western Oregon with her husband, four kids, seven chickens, two bunnies, a handful of beehives, and her flower garden.

  RANDI BROOKMAN HARRIS   BROOKMAN HARRIS   Randi is a New York City based still life prop stylist who has been drawn to objects and storytelling her whole life, knowing there was meaning in color, texture, and shape long before she even knew how to know that. After studying graphic design at The School of Visual Arts, she worked for Martha Stewart Living and Weddings as a Style Editor for 6 years and then did a brief stint at kate spade and Jack Spade designing store windows. Freelancing the last 10 years, she has scoured the world for beautiful, interesting, and weird props to tell stories for for publications and brands like Google, The New York Times Magazine, Clinique, Target, Warby Parker, JCrew, and Real Simple. She lives with her husband, son, and dog in Brooklyn.

RANDI BROOKMAN HARRIS
BROOKMAN HARRIS

Randi is a New York City based still life prop stylist who has been drawn to objects and storytelling her whole life, knowing there was meaning in color, texture, and shape long before she even knew how to know that. After studying graphic design at The School of Visual Arts, she worked for Martha Stewart Living and Weddings as a Style Editor for 6 years and then did a brief stint at kate spade and Jack Spade designing store windows. Freelancing the last 10 years, she has scoured the world for beautiful, interesting, and weird props to tell stories for for publications and brands like Google, The New York Times Magazine, Clinique, Target, Warby Parker, JCrew, and Real Simple. She lives with her husband, son, and dog in Brooklyn.

  JOANNA HAWLEY   JOJOTASTIC   Joanna is a Seattle-based blogger, stylist, and digital influencer. After graduating from Carnegie Mellon with a degree in Industrial Design, she worked as a product designer and trend scout for Nordstrom and Anthropologie before turning her keen eye to the online space. Her talent for curation has earned her a Pinterest following that totals 3.7 million; and her frank, funny, and fashion-forward approach to content creation has made her site jojotastic.com a go-to resource for modern yet casual lifestyle inspiration. When she’s not documenting her renovation misadventures, she’s mostly likely sailing the Puget Sound with her wiener dog companions.

JOANNA HAWLEY
JOJOTASTIC

Joanna is a Seattle-based blogger, stylist, and digital influencer. After graduating from Carnegie Mellon with a degree in Industrial Design, she worked as a product designer and trend scout for Nordstrom and Anthropologie before turning her keen eye to the online space. Her talent for curation has earned her a Pinterest following that totals 3.7 million; and her frank, funny, and fashion-forward approach to content creation has made her site jojotastic.com a go-to resource for modern yet casual lifestyle inspiration. When she’s not documenting her renovation misadventures, she’s mostly likely sailing the Puget Sound with her wiener dog companions.

  DR. MICHELLE DAVENPORT   MICHELLE DAVENPORT   Michelle is the former president and co-founder of Raised Real, a venture-backed company that helps parents make their own baby food. She holds a PhD in Nutrition, and is a mom to two year old Sophie. An expert contributor to MyDomaine, PopSugar and MotherMag, Michelle has also been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, Wall Street Journal, and Time MOTTO. Michelle’s mission is to inspire women to find their own version of balance in life, whatever that means.

DR. MICHELLE DAVENPORT
MICHELLE DAVENPORT

Michelle is the former president and co-founder of Raised Real, a venture-backed company that helps parents make their own baby food. She holds a PhD in Nutrition, and is a mom to two year old Sophie. An expert contributor to MyDomaine, PopSugar and MotherMag, Michelle has also been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, Wall Street Journal, and Time MOTTO. Michelle’s mission is to inspire women to find their own version of balance in life, whatever that means.

  JORDAN FERNEY   OH HAPPY DAY   Jordan is the founder and Chief Happy Officer at Oh Happy Day, a design and party website known for its original and fun DIY projects and party ideas. Jordan has been featured in Time Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, Sunset Magazine, Martha Stewart Living Magazine, Real Simple Magazine, Budget Living, and Anthology Magazine. In 2017, Jordan created a large scale experiential art project with friends called Color Factory.

JORDAN FERNEY
OH HAPPY DAY

Jordan is the founder and Chief Happy Officer at Oh Happy Day, a design and party website known for its original and fun DIY projects and party ideas. Jordan has been featured in Time Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, Sunset Magazine, Martha Stewart Living Magazine, Real Simple Magazine, Budget Living, and Anthology Magazine. In 2017, Jordan created a large scale experiential art project with friends called Color Factory.

  ALEXIS TEICHMILLER   CONVERTKIT   Alexis is the Affiliate Manager at ConvertKit, an email marketing provider for online entrepreneur. She is also a content creator for hospitality brands and companies as well as the host of The Laptop Lifestyle Podcast. Helping entrepreneurs tell their story and grow their businesses are two of her biggest passions. Alexis lives in Nashville, TN but travels the world living a laptop lifestyle.

ALEXIS TEICHMILLER
CONVERTKIT

Alexis is the Affiliate Manager at ConvertKit, an email marketing provider for online entrepreneur. She is also a content creator for hospitality brands and companies as well as the host of The Laptop Lifestyle Podcast. Helping entrepreneurs tell their story and grow their businesses are two of her biggest passions. Alexis lives in Nashville, TN but travels the world living a laptop lifestyle.

  HALEY JANICEK   CONVERTKIT   Haley is the Enterprise Account Manager at ConvertKit, an email marketing provider for online entreprenuers. She is an expert on building relationships that lead to more sales and outside of raising her two little girls, teaching and supporting creatives are her greatest passions. She is the founder of Native + nest, an ecommerce project whose mission supports small business and makers. A 4th generation Los Angeleno who now calls Boise, Idaho her Idahome.  

HALEY JANICEK
CONVERTKIT

Haley is the Enterprise Account Manager at ConvertKit, an email marketing provider for online entreprenuers. She is an expert on building relationships that lead to more sales and outside of raising her two little girls, teaching and supporting creatives are her greatest passions. She is the founder of Native + nest, an ecommerce project whose mission supports small business and makers. A 4th generation Los Angeleno who now calls Boise, Idaho her Idahome. 

  JENNY WECKER   FAWN DESIGN   Jenny is the founder and CEO of Fawn Design, a stylish, minimalist diaper bag company. Not only did Jenny design the original Fawn Design bag back in 2014, she used to hand make each one herself! Now, Jenny runs her multi million dollar company with an incredible team helping make it possible! Fawn Design has been featured in The New York Times, Parent & Newborn Magazine and worn by multiple celebrities including Ashton Kutcher and Jillian Harris. Jenny lives in Lehi, UT with her husband and two baby girls.

JENNY WECKER
FAWN DESIGN

Jenny is the founder and CEO of Fawn Design, a stylish, minimalist diaper bag company. Not only did Jenny design the original Fawn Design bag back in 2014, she used to hand make each one herself! Now, Jenny runs her multi million dollar company with an incredible team helping make it possible! Fawn Design has been featured in The New York Times, Parent & Newborn Magazine and worn by multiple celebrities including Ashton Kutcher and Jillian Harris. Jenny lives in Lehi, UT with her husband and two baby girls.

  ABBY SCHALLER   SHAREASALE   Abby entered into the Affiliate Marketing world in June of 2012 as a Sales Specialist at ShareASale.com, Inc. - an affiliate network based in Chicago that connects online Merchants with Affiliates. Now she is part of the Affiliate Development Team and enjoys assisting bloggers in getting the most out of their monetization efforts. Abby maintains her own blog at SchallWeGetAway.com, and of course, loves to travel!

ABBY SCHALLER
SHAREASALE

Abby entered into the Affiliate Marketing world in June of 2012 as a Sales Specialist at ShareASale.com, Inc. - an affiliate network based in Chicago that connects online Merchants with Affiliates. Now she is part of the Affiliate Development Team and enjoys assisting bloggers in getting the most out of their monetization efforts. Abby maintains her own blog at SchallWeGetAway.com, and of course, loves to travel!

  ELIZABETH REES   CHASING PAPER   Elizabeth is the founder of Chasing Paper, a removable wallpaper + print shop company. As third generation in her family’s printing company, she grew up learning the ins and outs of ink, paper and patterns. With the belief that printing is not only a family tradition, but also a craft, Elizabeth carved out her own path in paper by developing a line of innovative, design-conscious removable wallpaper + art prints.

ELIZABETH REES
CHASING PAPER

Elizabeth is the founder of Chasing Paper, a removable wallpaper + print shop company. As third generation in her family’s printing company, she grew up learning the ins and outs of ink, paper and patterns. With the belief that printing is not only a family tradition, but also a craft, Elizabeth carved out her own path in paper by developing a line of innovative, design-conscious removable wallpaper + art prints.

  MARY ORTON   MEMORANDUM   Mary Orton is the Editor of popular style blog Memorandum and the Co-Founder and President of style and shopping app Trove.

MARY ORTON
MEMORANDUM

Mary Orton is the Editor of popular style blog Memorandum and the Co-Founder and President of style and shopping app Trove.

  MEGAN GORSKI ALBRITTON   MEGAN.BLOG   Megan is a Happiness Engineer at Automattic. By day, she is a well-mannered guru of WordPress’ing. During the daylight hours she aids all manner of people with their technical website problems. From grandmas to news magazines, Megan has the poise and patience to help people create the websites of their dreams using WordPress.com. By night, she is tired and goes to sleep. So, she is pretty normal there. Megan does not just engineer happiness at work, but also at home. She has three kids and an argumentative lawyer-husband. Megan is trained in the ancient science of the library, and a proud book-jockey.

MEGAN GORSKI ALBRITTON
MEGAN.BLOG

Megan is a Happiness Engineer at Automattic. By day, she is a well-mannered guru of WordPress’ing. During the daylight hours she aids all manner of people with their technical website problems. From grandmas to news magazines, Megan has the poise and patience to help people create the websites of their dreams using WordPress.com. By night, she is tired and goes to sleep. So, she is pretty normal there. Megan does not just engineer happiness at work, but also at home. She has three kids and an argumentative lawyer-husband. Megan is trained in the ancient science of the library, and a proud book-jockey.

  ANNABELLE NEEDLES   EVERGREEN LANE PRODUCTIONS   Annabelle is the video editor for creative adventurers and owner of Evergreen Lane Productions. She specializes in making video production straightforward and fun through a partnership of training and editing services. After nine years in the film and television industry, combined with her love of entrepreneurship + making memories through new adventures, she now teaches the simple secrets to create compelling video content, whether you're at home or on the road. Annabelle and her husband also co-host  Swept Together , a weekly relationship podcast while touring the United States in their 36-foot RV named Gulliver.

ANNABELLE NEEDLES
EVERGREEN LANE PRODUCTIONS

Annabelle is the video editor for creative adventurers and owner of Evergreen Lane Productions. She specializes in making video production straightforward and fun through a partnership of training and editing services. After nine years in the film and television industry, combined with her love of entrepreneurship + making memories through new adventures, she now teaches the simple secrets to create compelling video content, whether you're at home or on the road. Annabelle and her husband also co-host Swept Together, a weekly relationship podcast while touring the United States in their 36-foot RV named Gulliver.