Lindsey Turnbull is a recent graduate of EWI’s “Grow My Business” course and is the Owner & Head Teen Girl Whisperer at MissHeard Media. MissHeard Media creates empowering, positive media and experiences for teen girls through a community-based blog and
Interview with Laura Ramirez Drain, founder of Random Words Marketing. Laura is part of EWI’s Grow My Business (GMB) program in Northern Virginia.
Mukaddes is originally from Turkey and moved to the United States eleven years ago as an undergraduate student. Mukaddes graduated with a degree in Linguistics and currently teaches the Turkish language and culture. Her expertise in Turkish ranges from Turkish language
Arianna Sweeney is 29 years old and originally from Bolivia, South America. She moved to the US when she was 15 years old. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond with a degree in Education and Linguistics. Arianna’s relationship
Suha was born and raised in Lebanon. Hospitality and entertainment with food is a tradition and a staple of Arabic and Lebanese culture. Her parents and grandparents have always been enthusiastic about food and her father especially had specialty foods
Sachie Tani is originally from Japan but has been in the U.S for the past 20 years. Last year she made a big move from Vermont to Virginia. “Wooden Pencil Company” is the name of her business, which involves nature inspired artwork online. Her inspiration has been her mum who is also very crafty.
Ujjayini Brawley, founder of Bon Vegan. #Healthy #Local #Vegan Comfort Food providing catering, personal chef & meals on the go in Washington, DC bonveganeats.com
One year ago, Fouzia Bencheikh found herself with a compelling business plan and a daunting mountain of challenges. Her vision and her questions made her a perfect candidate for Grow My Business. As a first generation American and daughter of
Chelsea Yarbro is the Marketing and Communications Intern at Empowered Women International for this winter season. I was fortunate enough to attend Studio Pause’s second studio’s Grand Opening several weekends ago. I was so encouraged to meet Sushmita, hear more
“A thousand-mile journey begins with the first step” by: Sheila Mulli, IREX Community Solutions Fellow Sheila Mulli joined EWI as a full-time fellow through our partnership with the International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX) this past fall. She recently returned