Category Archives: podcast

The Pros and Cons of Having Investors with Rachael McCrary

My guest today is Rachael McCrary, the Co-Founder of RxBra, a medically effective bra with health benefits that’s also comfortable and cute. As a serial entrepreneur, primarily in the lingerie industry, Rachael has successfully raised venture capital, won 15 pitch competitions and is...

Owning Your Niche with Self-Made Single Mom, Sara Happ

My guest today is Sara Happ – the Lip Expert! She’s the founder and CEO of Sara Happ – a multi-million dollar lip product company. Sara created her first product, a lip scrub, in her kitchen, and today her products can be found...

Growing from Individual Clients to the Masses with Lauren Messiah


My guest today is, Lauren Messiah, the most in-demand Personal Stylist in Los Angeles. She’s known for helping her clients find themselves through style – think personal development meets personal style. Named Google’s #WomenToWatch on Youtube, Lauren has been featured in publications like Marie Claire,...

Crowdfunding 101 & Health Insurance Options for Entrepreneurs

My guest today is Meghan Nechrebecki, the founder and CEO of Health Care Transformation, the first-of-its-kind boutique healthcare consulting firm focused on creating a value-based consumer-centric healthcare system. Based in Los Angeles, Meghan has been innovating across the complex U.S. healthcare system...

Building a Business that Satisfies Your Life (with Kathryn Brolin)

My guest today is Kathryn Brolin, the founder of Midheaven Denim. After spending years in the modeling industry, Kathryn recognized a niche of women like her who found it difficult to find inseams long enough to fit their lengthy frames. Kathryn created Midheaven...

Holiday Gift Ideas to Connect with Your Community

This week on the #Empowerista podcast, I wanted to share a special holiday episode that I think you’ll find very helpful for connecting with your community this holiday season.

Whether it’s your customers, clients, employees or...

How to Make Strategic Pivots and Partnerships

My guest today is Ashlee Margolis, the founder of The A List, one of the most renowned marketing agencies in the entertainment and fashion industries today. Ashlee creates long-lasting and meaningful strategic partnerships by pairing top brands with leading talent, causes and charities....

How to Build a Multimillion Dollar Business

My guest today is Mahisha Dellinger, the CEO and founder of CURLS, an organic haircare company. She is also a mother of four children, the author of “Against All Odds: From the Projects to the Penthouse” and the host of the business show...

How to Make More Money

My next guest is Brittney Castro, the founder and CEO of Financially Wise Inc., a Los Angeles-based financial planning firm with a mission to teach the art of managing money the fun and simple way. She is a go-to resource for national media...