A podcast that celebrates women who make our lives better.
Cracking the Code of Online Dating: Amy Nobile
When Amy Nobile was writing her fourth book, she came to an uncomfortable, personal realization--she wanted a divorce. She got through her divorce, and eventually was faced with another unpleasant experience—online dating. But Amy is an optimist. She approached her dating experiences like a project, started meeting men she liked, then helped friends and eventually a business was born. Today Love Amy is a dating concierge service that helps people of all ages get comfortable and have success getting online
She Created a Holy Grail Skincare Product: April Gargiulo of Vintner's Daughter
April Gargiulo doesn't come from a beauty background, in fact she grew up on her family's Napa Valley vineyard. But that is where she learned the idea of slow luxury and how perseverance and an uncompromising attitude can help create next-level products, which is what defines her skincare line, Vintner's Daughter. Their game changing results have gained cult status in the organic skincare world, and she managed to do this with only two products. Proof less can be more.
The Future of Flower Delivery: Flowerbx's Whitney Bromberg Hawkings
Whitney Bromberg Hawkings, Founder of Flowerbx—a London-based and growing global floral company, has had one other job, working for Tom Ford, so it is not surprising her relentless drive, sense of luxury and elegant aesthetic are front and center to her business. Here, she shares her takeaways from the Tom Ford years, the ups and downs of having high-profile investors, and what’s next for her company.
Organic Beauty and Skincare Founder Kirsten Kjaer Weis
As a sought after makeup artist, Danish born Kirsten Kjaer Weis realized the beauty products she was using to make her clients look beautiful, actually took a toll on their skin. So, as any good entrepreneur is apt to do, Kirsten turned a problem into a solution and launched her organic makeup and skincare line Kjaer Weis. Here Kirsten shares what she thinks a good beauty product should do for you, how her most popular makeup model to date is also her oldest, and some pretty indispensable makeup tips.
Fast Fashion's High Price and Dana Thomas' Book of Hope
As Dana says, “What Should I Wear?” is one of the fundamental questions we ask ourselves every day. But choosing what to wear and where to shop can have consequences. Dana’s her third book Fashionopolis: The Price of Fast Fashion and the Future of Clothes, brings to light the uncomfortable truths we often ignore or don’t know about. Thankfully she also talks to people creating innovative solutions that look to the future of fashion. If you love fashion like I do, this is a must listen.
Making the Case for CBD: Cannabis Farmer Sara Rotman
Sara Rotman started her latest venture, Bluebird 805, a cannabis based wellness and lifestyle company, out of necessity. She was sick, the life-threatening kind of sick, until she discovered that CBD from marijuana had immediate palliative effects. Now, she is trying to get the word out on marijuana’s positive effects, and change people’s misconceptions about the drug. Plus, she’s getting into the CBD beauty space and shares why it’s such an efficacious ingredient.