Michele Esposito – Founder of Not Just Any Old Day

[quote style=”boxed”]I don’t know if it’s a trend or more of a staple item, but personalized jewelry is never going to be gone because ‘sentimental’ will never go out of style.[/quote] Michele Esposito is the founder of Not Just Any Old Day…It’s YOUR Special Day, a jewelry line that believes dates such as an anniversary […]

Chirayu Patel – Founder of Rakani Watches

[quote style=”boxed”]I would be more fearless about the decisions I make.[/quote] Chirayu Patel is originally from York, Pennsylvania and graduated from Penn State University with honors in Finance. For the past seven years he has worked on the largest global mutual fund at the largest money manager in the world. This experience has given him […]

Hilary Genga – Founder of Trunkettes

[quote style=”boxed”]I strongly feel that you should have a prototype made if it’s a product idea. Something that you can hold in your hands and show people what it is intended to do really makes a difference and helps bring it to life.[/quote] Hilary Genga founded Trunkettes when she realized there were no stylish yet […]

Tamara Leuty – CEO and Inventor Designer of Glass Handbag

[quote style=”boxed”]If you stop being involved you run into a mess later especially if you are in the beginning stages of your business.[/quote] Entrepreneur Tamara Leuty, has spent over 14 years in the fashion and beauty industry as a photographer. Her love of functionality and her high fashion photography experience led her to develop the […]

Kelley Legler – Owner of Baby Jack Blankets

  [quote style=”boxed”]Being open-minded is key and you should never discredit any person as they could be your biggest advocate. [/quote] Kelley Legler is a thirty one-year-old wife of Brian and mother of two, Jack and Bailey. She studied Advertising and Multimedia obtaining a BA at University Wisconsin-Whitewater. She resides in Hales Corners, Wisconsin – a […]

Mary Apple – Founder of Pretty Pushers

[quote style=”boxed”]”By pushing through things that are uncomfortable, I have found that obstacles which once seemed tremendous are now no big deal.”[/quote] Mary Apple was born on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, but relocated permanently to New York City after attending Pratt Institute’s undergraduate fine art program at the age of 17. She also briefly attended the […]