Naan Ponce is an EWI Entrepreneur Training for Success alumna and Owner & Founder of STELLALTINAAN, a fashion boutique that specializes in eye-catching accessories and clothing items that combine colour, texture and comfort. Naan uses her passion and experience in
Keasha Lee Ince is a 2016 graduate of EWI’s Grow My Business (GMB) course and is the Founder + Creative Director of Striking Statements, LLC. Striking Statements is a creative content marketing company that helps bold individuals and
Karidjatou Pepita C Kragbe completed EWI’s Entrepreneur Training for success Program in the fall of 2015 but her relationship with the organization is still going strong. Karidjatou who goes by Pepita, enrolled with EWI to hone her presentation skills and develop the business know-how that would help
Maya Hall completed EWI’s Entrepreneur Training for Success course in 2015 and its Grow My Business program in 2016. Maya has always had a passion for cooking and entertaining however, the catalyst for her business Georgian Feast, came in the form of a simple question.
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.