Meet illustrator and motion designer Monica Ahanonu. Her resume bullet points include DreamWorks, a feature in Vogue and if you go to her Instagram page you’ll keep scrolling until your finger cramps up. Her illustrations are a colorful punch to your tired eyes, boldly blending fashion and pop culture.
We chatted with Team USA figure skater Sean Rabbitt (2015 Autumn Classic International bronze medalist). He opened up about skating at the age of 3, the meaning of mentors and how to chase your purpose. And if you’ve never seen Sean on the ice do us a favor and YouTube it… but only after you read this.
“Passion is the thing that drives me.”
Meet 23-year-old Jackie Augustus a force sweeping through your social media feeds via mega-artists like Justin Bieber. This Pennsylvania native carved out a career from being a fan. Yes, a fan.
“While I couldn’t save my mom, I could save myself.”
Meet Sierra Nielsen an ex-Entertainment Exec turned Trainer and Teacher of Self-Love. It was 2 ½ years ago that her life took a tough turn. “It wasn’t until I lost my mom to cancer, she passed away from Stage 4 Lymphoma, that I really realized just how important my health and well-being were and that I have nothing without them.”
“You’re stronger together. You can sit in a room by yourself and make things as much as you want but if you’re not putting it out there. If you’re not working with other people - It’s kind of useless. No one is seeing it. You’re not sharing it.”
Meet Ella Lentini, a filmmaker, who grew up in NYC.
“Our mission is to leave behind a greener environment for future generations.”
Meet Mylen Yamamoto - the founder and creator of Cropsticks. And it’s the story behind Cropsticks that landed Mylen on ABC’s Shark Tank.