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Entrepreneur Nicole Bandklayder is a triple threat. She runs a successful marketing/PR firm, a virtual jewelry and handbag retailer, and most recently launched The Cookie Cups, a bakery that takes the humble cookie and elevates it to the next level. SheBOOM spoke with Nicole about her journey

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From chaos comes 'Order. 'At least that's how it happened for organizing consultant Leslie Josel, who faced a maelstrom of challenges in 2002, including her son's ADHD diagnosis. Unable to find information and solutions to support him, Leslie did her own research and was able to design organizational and

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Gail Backal was a full-time product manager at Kodak and part-time photographer who couldn’t find a stylish option to lug around her photo equipment while still looking chic. Seeing opportunity, Gail launched Jill-e Designs, the first company to design camera bags just for women.  Poised to celebrate its ten-year anniversary

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What do you do when you can’t find all the networking resources you need to grow your business? Start Trouble! SheBOOM recently spoke with Rucha Gokhale, CEO and founder of IndyRise, a boutique digital product design and development company that recently launched a series of podcasts

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Multiple gigs as a wedding attendant inspired Jen Glantz to start her own business as a professional bridesmaid, helping brides make their big day happy and stress-free. She has gone on to become an entrepreneur, motivational speaker and author. SheBOOM asked Jen for tips on

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We recently chatted with Leeann Rybakov, owner of BuckWHAT! Foods, a Brooklyn, New York-based startup that “bucked” the unhealthy snack food trend by turning to the humble buckwheat seed. This surprising superfood is gluten-free, low in calories, and high in fiber and protein. Leann spoke about work/life

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Sunni Markowitz dreams of summer all year long. The founder and Executive Director of Camp Lantern Creek in Montgomery, Texas, has been dedicated to giving kids a voice for much of her career. Among her many past accomplishments, Sunni was an advocate for special needs

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Peg Reed is a leader in the financial services world, having held several senior executive-level positions in the industry and selling her last business for a whopping $82 million. She’s put her expertise to work at such high-profile companies as GFT/Gain Capital, IBFX and was most

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