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
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
Yeah, Mondays can suck.
Although we entrepreneurs usually work seven days, getting back to a "routine" and dealing with more customers, clients, team members, administrative challenges, and even traffic can put us in a funk.
I'm one of those Pollyanna-esque geek chicks who love Mondays -- viewing each
I was talking to my friend Denise (and new member of the sheBOOM team) this morning. "Starting a business is like having a baby," she said. She's right. And even though sheBOOM is my fifth baby (counting my real life daughters), the process is
Photo Credit: Tanya Malott
This week in Booming, we learned more about the future of social media with self-starter and young entrepreneur Danielle Gingerich. From NYU to big brand companies, all the way to her own business, this sheBOOMer provided us with some great insight and
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
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
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
A vacation to whiskey country and a desire to help women entrepreneurs inspired Her Spirit owner Kjersten Merila and her husband to create this benevolent boozy business. Her Spirit’s lineup of liquors will include vodka, gin, and whiskey, with vodka launching first in early 2017.
Culture can be found everywhere and it’s contagious. Some find it at the ballet or museums…others at festivals and events. But we’re not talking about those cultures here. We’re talking about the kind that can help you build your business, attract the right employees, and sell