While most people were baking banana bread in April, Erin Dodd, along with her friend and business partner Sharon Skaar, launched TreCeuticals, a vegan, gender-neutral skin care line.
Gilbert’s Laurie Guidi is the co-owner of Scottsdale Quarter-based candle-making company, Candle Chemistry, alongside her twin brother, husband and sister-in-law. (Sage & Saguaro and Cactus Flower are our favorite scents from Candle Chemistry’s Our Desert collection!)
Dr. Paul Sarmiento’s resume is impressive, to say the least: physician, double board-certified in Family and Obesity Medicine, founder of Flywheel Weight Loss and Wellness and co-founder of The Food Doctors Healthy Meal Prep and Delivery Service. Here, Dr. Sarmiento reveals his local inspiration behind The Food Doctors and which famous brain he got to hold (seriously!)
Bree Pear is the founder and creative behind Only Human, which is “a community of good humans doing good things for good causes.” In 2016, Pear founded Only Human, which releases a new line of apparel each month benefiting a nonprofit partner.
Aaron Warby is the owner of Online Trading Academy, the leading provider of financial education with three Valley locations. As a small business owner, a marine and a father of five, Warby discusses getting past the naysayers and the importance of a strong work ethic.
Arizona native Stephanie Maderazzo-Hughes is the co-CEO and COO of Canyon State Electric, a family business that was started by her father in the ’70s and the leading provider of commercial electric contracting services throughout Phoenix and California. Learn more about Maderazzo-Hughes…
Angela Brown–in her own words–dreams big. As the owner of both Empowering Actions for Leaders and Blo Blow Dry Bar – Scottsdale, Brown inspires other women to lead, live and follow their dreams.
As the owner and creative director of Phoenix’s Skyline Productions, Joe Reynolds’ career has taken him around the globe. He even says that he could write a book on all the adventures he has had with his longtime high-def video production company, which opened in 1991.
Caroline Wesnitzer is the co-founder of Trusting Connections, one of the most respected nanny agencies in the country serving Tucson, Phoenix and Dallas-Fort Worth. The company was founded in 2014 in Tucson, and just last year was on track to become a multi-million-dollar company.
Tempe artist Jayarr Steiner is the talent behind “Only Human,” a mural symbolizing empowerment within the community to celebrate the beautiful things that make us human. For the next three months, locals are able to visit Only Human at 1200 W. Laird St. in Tempe.