Travel Consultant Uncategorized Wedding Business

Janine Ferko Specializes In Planning Honeymoons, Destination Weddings And Romantic Getaways

With over 20 years of experience in the travel industry, Janine Ferko’s passion for travel and for helping plan the perfect trip is as strong as ever! She loves just about everything there is to do with travel! From discovering new places, to tasting new foods whether in Tuscany or the South of France, to …

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Fashion Fashion Stylist Uncategorized

Jennifer Stecher Turned To Fashion In Difficult Times And Launched A Charitable Women’s Line

As a veterinarian in Chicago, Jennifer Stecher’s journey to become a clothing designer and launch her socially conscious clothing line, Humane Envy, was both challenging and rewarding. She grew up in Iowa and went to veterinary school at Iowa State University. In an attempt to find a creative outlet during challenging times, Jennifer began to …

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Chicago Inventor Uncategorized

Karina Becker Broke Through A “Mans Industry” And Has Established Herself for 20 Years

Karina Becker was born in Russia and raised in Poland. 25 years ago, she came to the United States, where she has cultivated and grown a thriving business (currently 20 employees). Read our interview with the lovely Karina below… What motivated and inspired you to start your own business? I’ve always had a free spirit. …

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Beauty Makeup Uncategorized

Angela Carter Educates Women On How To Become Their Own Beauty Experts

Angela Dejun Carter was born and raised on the west side of Chicago. Inspired by her love for fashion, Angela started working in the beauty industry right after high school. Now, 15 years later, she has had the privilege of inspiring thousands of beautiful souls to love themselves inside and out with the help of a little blush …

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Blogger Uncategorized Writer

Jackie Thennes Inspires Personal Growth And Self-Acceptance One Blog Post At A Time

Jackie Thennes writes about her life challenges and lessons learned on her blog Edify means “to teach in a way that improves the mind and character.” She is inspiring personal growth and self-acceptance, while enhancing the human experience, one blog post at a time. Jackie’s blog posts are her personal stories intended to encourage …

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Marketing Subscription Box Uncategorized

Alyson Mull Renews, Inspires and Ignites Catholic Girls’ Faith With Subscription Boxes

Alyson Mull created #CatholicChic from a desire to build a community of modern Catholic women and to ignite their faith on a continuous basis. She rediscovered the joy, vivacity, and exhilaration of the Catholic faith at a small church in Savannah, GA – St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church. Each week, she left Mass renewed and …

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Media Production Podcast Radio Technology Uncategorized

Jill Salzman Created A Hub Of Resources And Meetups For Mompreneurs

Jill Salzman is currently growing her third entrepreneurial venture, The Founding Moms, the world’s first and only collective of offline meetups and online resources for mom entrepreneurs that was named a Top 100 Website for Entrepreneurs in 2015 by Forbes. She’s the author of Found It: A Field Guide for Mom Entrepreneurs, a co-host of Inc. Magazine’s top-rated entertaining …

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Chicago Customer Service Organizing Company Sales Technology Uncategorized

Lyn Brownlee Operates A Personalized & Trusted Call Service For Seniors

Lyn Brownlee is the Co-Founder of Jibbr, Inc. She’s recently relocated from the DC area to Chicago. Her bachelor of arts in English was conferred at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has also completed a master of human resource management degree and a six sigma green belt at Villanova University. Lyn’s most recent position …

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Counselor Uncategorized

Erica Hornthal Uses Dance Therapy To Heal And Find Inner Connection

Erica Hornthal, is the CEO of Chicago Dance Therapy, a holistic psychotherapy practice that utilizes the mind-body connection, non-verbal communication, and body language within the therapeutic environment. As a licensed clinical professional counselor and dance/movement therapist, Erica is passionate about helping people find the mind-body connection in order to become the best version of themselves. …

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Counselor Therapist Uncategorized

Joyce Marter Provides Accessible And Affordable Insurance-Friendly Counseling

Joyce Marter, LCPC, is Founder & CEO of Urban Balance, an insurance-friendly counseling practice with more than 80 therapists working from seven locations in Chicagoland and one in St. Louis. She is a Past-President of the Illinois Mental Health Counseling Association and President of the Illinois Counseling Association. Joyce is a blogger for The Huffington …

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