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Who I am: Joan Smith, Founder & Date Farmer My company: Rancho Meladuco, a Date Farm in Coachella Valley www.ranchomeladuco.com The seeds I sowed to start my business: I sowed vision, fearlessness, faith, determination, decisiveness, resourcefulness and curiosity to start my business.  Decide, act, believe, repeat was my mantra to

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Who I am: Rachel Wenman, Founder My company: Urban Seed (Urban Agriculture) in Las Vegas, which uses a proprietary system to grow nutrient-dense produce locally, giving every community the opportunity to access fresh food www.urbanseedinc.com The seeds I sowed to start my business: I implemented a solid company culture, used

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Who I am: Nakeah Fuller, Celebrity Makeup Artist My company: Nakeah Cosmetics, and exclusive all natural, paraben-free, organic line of cosmetics and skincare www.nakeahcosmetics.com My fear: Being a woman in an industry that was based on a look that I did not have. How I overcame it: I became more

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Who I am: Paula Amato, Founder My company: PAI/Life, a purpose-driven PR company furthering conversations and creating awareness for clients - wellness experts, creators, thought leaders, and brands inspiring us to live a vibrant life. www.paimedia.com My fear: Loss of passion and optimism when the tide is low. How I

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Who I am: Lori Riviere, CEO & Founder My company: The Riviere Agency, a fashion PR/Marketing/Events agency. www.theriviereagency.com My fear: There was fear when I decided to switch career paths and move from Law to Fashion PR (2 very different areas). How I overcame it: I was able to overcome that fear by

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Who I am: Viet N’Guyen, Founder & CEO My company: Issa PR, a luxury brand strategy and public relations agency headquartered in New York with teams in London and Los Angeles www.issa-pr.com My fear: My biggest fear was uncertainty of success and the unknown of whether we would grow and flourish

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Who I am: Marie Force, Author My company: Writes romance novels. marieforce.com My fear: That my books actually sucked, based on all the rejections I received early in my career. How I overcame it: By continuing to write and not allowing the naysayers to extinguish my love of writing. What happened next: Written more

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Who I am: Dee Rivera, Founder My company: DCG Public Relations, which specializes in digital marketing and advertising for brands seeking to reach the next level of growth; Latinista Fashion Week in NYC www.dcg-public-relations.com My fear: There were many fears starting my brand and business. The biggest thing was fear

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Who I am: Christina Perla, Co-Founder, Managing Partner, & Creative Director My company: Makelab, a 3D printing service bureau based in Brooklyn, NY (Co-Founder & Managing Partner), and Tangent Design, a product design and development firm also located in Brooklyn (Co-Founder & Creative Director). www.makelab.nyc My fear: Being fresh out of

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Who I am: Lea von Bidder, Founder & CEO My company: Ava, an ovulation tracking bracelet, which has been dubbed the “fitbit for fertility.” www.avawomen.com My fear: Company growth. How I overcame it: I take time to build confidence to manage an ever-growing team of extremely talented people, and I’ve built a

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