Meet Kim Kleeman: Leading Next Level Growth


First Class Member Spotlight In today’s world of successful entrepreneurs, one that should be on your radar is Kim Kleeman, where she goes, growth follows. She’s a force and she’s on fire.  After years of learning about building and scaling businesses, she is sharing it with others by dedicating her … Read More

Monday Makers: Tara Dalrymple

Tara Dalrymple FeelsRight Tell us about you and your business! I was nominated an ambassador for female entrepreneurship on Ulster Bank “Business Women Can” initiative 2012. In 2010 I was a panelist for entrepreneurs and start-ups in the Small Business Can /Ulster Bank Business SME Road Show.  Since moving to … Read More

Monday Makers: Erin Bagwell


Erin Bagwell: “Dream, Girl” Tell us about you and your business! My name is Erin Bagwell and I am the Founder Feminist Wednesday, a feminist storytelling blog. I am also the creator and Director of “Dream, Girl” the documentary redefining what it means to be a boss by telling the … Read More

Monday Makers: Madhavi Rao

Madhavi Rao SoMe Connect Tell us about you and your business! SoMe is a digital marketing firm based in Chicago. We started in 2011 with a focus on social media and over time our services evolved to encompass more of a digital offering – think website optimization, landing page development, … Read More

MondayMakers: Dr. Neeta Bhushan

Dr. Neeta Bhushan Independent Awakening Tell us about you and your business! We are a nonprofit organization working educate, empower, and enlighten young women step into their greatness and own their truth by simply loving themselves first.  Young women struggle with the pressures of self-image, self-confidence, and self-worth, and IA … Read More

Monday Makers: Stefanie Mnayarji & Luxxie Boston

Stefanie Mnayarji Luxxie Boston Tell us about you and your business! I am the CEO and co-founder of Luxxie Boston, a Boston-based startup reinventing the slip. Working in quantitative finance, I was sick of walking into a room adjusting my skirt rather than with confidence. I left and started Luxxie … Read More

Monday Makers: Kelly Stickel

Kelly Stickel Remodista Tell us about you and your business! Remodista is an educational consultancy connecting the most influential and solution oriented executives who are focused on innovative retail commerce solutions. It is a collaborative forum that brings together thought leaders, educates brands, and shapes a partner community while reengineering … Read More

Rebecca Byerly: Women of the Mountain

Say hello to to Rebecca Byerly: Producer, Director and Maker of ‘Women of the Mountain’ Tell us about you and your business! The last seven years I have lived and worked as a journalist in India for the New York Times, National Geographic, TIME, CNN, Discover Magazine and other media publications. … Read More

Monday Makers: Sara Gammage

Sara Gammage Sara Jane’s Cakery Tell us about you and your business! I’m an Indiana native who has been in Chicago since I graduated from Northwestern University. I was a theatre major and have been working as a Stage Manger for over ten years. Several years ago I decided to … Read More