Dee Poku Spalding on Using Your Resources Wisely and Creating The Other Fest

Dee Poku Spalding on Using Your Resources Wisely and Creating The Other Fest

Champion for women, Dee Poku Spalding wears many hats in the social entrepreneurship field. Co-Founder of the Women Inspiration Enterprise network and Founder of The Other Fest, a New York based conference giving a platform to women redefining business practices, Dee Poku shares her insight on taking advantage of your network, creating The Other Fest, and landing speakers like Naomi Campbell.

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Janderyn Makris of Earth and Sugar on the Business of Owning a Bakery

Janderyn Makris of Earth and Sugar on the Business of Owning a Bakery

With an aesthetically pleasing Instagram feed and over 26K followers, Earth and Sugar is a cake and dessert studio in West Palm Beach, Florida that creates stunning designs inspired by organic and modern styles. Janderyn Makris - girlboss, mom-preneur and self-taught baker who founded Earth and Sugar - shares her insight on the baking industry and the journey that goes along with it.

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The Vulnerable Entrepreneur, Vivian Nuñez: When Writing Keeps You Alive

The Vulnerable Entrepreneur, Vivian Nuñez: When Writing Keeps You Alive

Vivian Nuñez is a mover and creator. A digital work strategist and freelance writer for publications including: Forbes, Medium, MTV, and Popsugar - she has paved her own path and planted seeds of intention along the way. Creator of Too Damn Young and a podcast showcasing Latina entrepreneurs, Creating Espacios, her work focuses on entrepreneurship, shedding light in dark spaces, and on vulnerability/grief. Vivian pushes boundaries and speaks on it.

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Business Besties: Slobby Robby and J.R. of Generation Cool

Business Besties: Slobby Robby and J.R. of Generation Cool

Generation Cool is a vintage store located on Tucson, Arizona's Historic Fourth Avenue. Being a unique vintage shop that caters to the retired, the millennial, and the youth - Co-Founders, Slobby Robby and J.R., give us their insight on what makes them different, what a business bestie should look like and what they're learned along the way!

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The Reality of Being a Radio Deejay with DJ Apprentice

The Reality of Being a Radio Deejay with DJ Apprentice

iHeart Radio and local Tucson deejay, DJ Apprentice, shares his insight on what it's like to be an on-air personality. Radio today is completely different compared to what radio was back in the day! Not only that but being a radio deejay is completely different than being a "gig" deejay. Apprentice gives us the lowdown. 

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QMULATIVE: A Sewing-Centered, Lifestyle Brand

QMULATIVE: A Sewing-Centered, Lifestyle Brand

QMULATIVE is a local and loved Tucson, AZ clothing brand created by Quinlan Wilhite. His very popular pocket tees and his live sewing at events/markets has gotten his brand to break molds, as well as collaborate in and out of the city. As he continues to evolve QMULATIVE into cut and sew, Quinlan shares his insight on this creative journey.

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Girlboss Insider with Bloguettes Founders: Lorena and Sakura

Girlboss Insider with Bloguettes Founders: Lorena and Sakura

Being a girlboss looks awesome, and nowadays, seems like every girl strives to be one! Bloguettes co-founders, Lorena Garcia and Sakura Considine, share their insight on what it takes to really be a girlboss and important lessons they've learned along the way in the making of their successful business. 

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Michael Tolle: Behind the Making of a Record Label

Michael Tolle: Behind the Making of a Record Label

Michael Tolle is no doubt a mover and shaker of Tucson, AZ. As the founder of Mello Music Group, Tolle shares his insight on years of sacrifices he made behind creating the label, what caught him by surprise in the music industry, his thoughts on artists being skeptical of getting signed and more! 

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Behind (and Beyond) the Mindful Business of Holstee

Behind (and Beyond) the Mindful Business of Holstee

Holstee is a company that provides art that inspires reflection and words that encourage action through guided kits. With themes like kinship, wellness and reflection, co-founder Mike Radparvar shares what goes on behind the masterplanning of a mindful business and more.

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CREAM Design & Print: Expanding the Brand and Supporting Local

CREAM Design & Print: Expanding the Brand and Supporting Local

CREAM Design and Print is a local Tucson, AZ brand that's passionate about community and funk infused artistry. They offer some of the dopest work and collaborations. Co-founders Patrick and Marissa share their insight on the making of the brand, sustaining a successful business, working with other local artists and more!

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