Katie Mollica is the co-owner of Anato-Me, a strength and conditioning gym in Arcadia. Mollica says it is “a space where people come to challenge themselves physically, learn how to perform exercises that drive results, nourish their bodies and become fundamentally stronger than they were before.”
Juliana Blazuk is the founder and owner of HUSTLE House, a new virtual on-demand fitness and wellness studio offering online workouts and wellness classes from Arizona instructors. Blazuk, who is also a certified yoga instructor, moved to Arizona in 2019 with plans to open an indoor running studio, eventually pivoting to a virtual studio.
Scottsdale’s R.J. Napolitano is the co-founder of Zebra, a multi-purpose, electric bike company designed to provide affordable and clean transportation for everyone. Zebra is expanding in Metro Phoenix, providing zippy, eco-conscious transportation in Old Town Scottsdale, Downtown Tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, Phoenix and Arcadia.
Stage-four lung cancer warrior Danielle Williams is a media consultant, the owner of Diva Strong Media and creator of Community Link AZ on YouTube, in which she highlight nonprofits and the positive contributions they are making in our community. “I am a former broadcast journalist with a passion for volunteering in the community and helping nonprofits acquire media exposure.”
Michelle Anderson is a licensed cosmetologist and owner of Michelle and Hair in Tempe, which helps Black women achieve top hair care with tailored products including hair extensions, specialized beauty routines and specific styles. “I provide luxury services and products that make women feel good and look even better.”
With Mother’s Day just around the corner on May 9, it’s time to celebrate the leading ladies in our lives. Meet six Arizona moms and their children, and find out their favorite ways to spend family time, mothers who they look up to and ever-important advice for new mamas.
Krista Kutac is the founder and owner of UGlow Aesthetics, a medspa in Old Town Scottsdale. UGlow Aesthetics is the exclusive provider in Arizona of the JetPeel Infusion Facial system as well as the VKMD chemical peels and Dermodality skincare solutions.
Ryan Read of Arizona-based Thrive Specialized Training is not only a fitness trainer and online coach but also a successful podcast host and a fitness-product creator. “My goal is to reach people on a personal level and help them be better people and find their passion.”
Michelle Keoghan is the co-owner of Scottsdale beauty destination, Remedy Salon and Spa, along with Suzanne Theune. The duo have nearly 50 years of experience in the beauty realm and give back to the community in a variety of ways, from providing makeovers to hard-working women to collecting toys for foster children.
William Turner is an in-home private chef based in Scottsdale, with a focus on bringing the decadent five-star perfection of a steakhouse dining experience to the comfort of your own home or private venue. Chef Turner is celebrating his third successful year in business.