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Cherilyn Farris

Cherilyn Farris

  Did you always know becoming a hairstylist would be in your future? What made you fall in love with it?  I didn't always know it, I never had a lot of exposure to the industry growing up but doing hair came pretty natural to me which led to me often doing my friends' hair for events. I went to hair school thinking it would be a good, fun job while I was still in college trying to develop the path I wanted to go down. As my skills and experiences developed and I got more exposure to what the...

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Isabella Gambuto

Isabella Gambuto

  What has your journey been like in your career? Did you always know that you wanted to be in the food industry? I kind of fell into the food industry as it's my family business, my father owned an Italian Restaurant in New York City for 32 years.  I majored in Politics and African American studies in college and dreamed of joining the Peace Corps and becoming a development worker in sub-Saharan Africa. Alas, I graduated college in 2009 and there were literally zero jobs. So I started working at my father's restaurant to supplement the part time $12/hour...

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Chainky

Chainky

Where I come from, everything has meaning. Different colors mean different things, animals embody certain distinct characteristics and even everyday objects are significant within different cultures in Ghana. What I do is that I take a lot of inspiration from these concepts and use them to craft my own myths which then show up in my work.
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Allison Scagliotti

Allison Scagliotti

Actor. Director. Musician. You speak french. Is there anything you cannot do? A handstand. You started acting when you were just a kid, how do you think that shaped your career vs those who get involved later? I learned how to do my taxes when I was 12. I had my first kiss on camera. Being a kid actor felt a little like sitting on a phone book in the driver's seat of a semi. For me, anyway. Lately have been working a lot as a director. What is that like? Was it incredibly intimidating to walk on to set...

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Dana Williams

Dana Williams

Singer Songwriter Q. You are a successful, working musician. I would imagine that's super hard to achieve in such a competitive industry. Has there been something that's happened that's given you a feeling of accomplishment?  A. I don't know if I'd say there has been one single thing that has made me feel a sense of accomplishment or even if I would even describe myself as successful. I think that every day is different and it's important to be persistent. As an artist I've learned that people gravitate toward honesty, so the more honest I am with myself and my art the more accessible it is...

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Gita Vasseghi

Gita Vasseghi

Founder - No Mo Stache  Q. You founded the portable waxing kit brand, No Mo-Stache, which is being sold EVERYWHERE. Can you tell us how the company got started?A. No Mo-Stache was founded by necessity. I would always be working such crazy hours and traveling so often that I never had a chance to wax - I was pretty much a walking werewolf. I could never make it into a salon with my schedule and when I was home with access to a wax kit, my mustache never seemed to appear in the bathroom mirror enough to remind me to wax. I...

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