Describe your business in a few words? Lake & Skye is a modern and conscious beauty brand consisting of a line of  natural fragrances, candles and body products.  What made you take the leap to start your own business? I always knew I wanted to start my own business but it took me a long…

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What made you take the leap to start Volley with Chris? It all started when I read The Dorito Effect by Mark Schatzker, which is about disturbing trends in the food industry. One of these being the excessive use of ‘natural flavors’ and what those really are. ‘Natural flavors’ are the fourth most common ingredient…

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Describe your business in a few words? Concierge, online health consulting for the modern world. What made you take the leap to start your own business? Failure of conventional medicine, desire for freedom, creativity, flexibility to embrace my human design (Manifestor). What was your background prior to starting your own business? Licensed and practicing Physician…

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Describe La Create Sp_ce in a few words? A space for our community to Meet, Create, and Take Advantage of New Opportunities. What made you take the leap to start your own business? Moving to LA’s South Bay from San Francisco’s Bay Area, we were unable to find any co-working space like the ones we…

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Describe your business in a few words? Self-care Support is an organization designed to not only provide free mental health resources to teens, but also to spread awareness for mental health through articles, small initiatives, partnerships, and teen connections. What made you take the leap to start your own business? This year, Points of Light,…

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Describe your business in a few words? TherapyWorks is the only national teletherapy provider that connects parents with experienced pediatric therapists for speech, occupational, physical therapies, and social work services. What made you take the leap to start your own business? Michelle: One main reason was that Erin talked me into it! 🙂 It’s so…

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Describe your business in a few words? Complete Controller provides cloud-based bookkeeping services, record keeping, and performance reporting to small business owners, busy households, and trusts. We give our customers and their CPAs access to our platform where their QuickBooks, chosen payroll processor, integrated apps, financial documents and business services are all hosted securely for…

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Describe Coconut Cartel in a few words? We’re a Rum Brand, and our first expression is Coconut Cartel ‘Special,’ a tropical take on a classic Guatemalan sipping rum made with up to 12 year aged Añejo rum and fresh coconut water. What made you take the leap to start your own business? After re-settling in…

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