Tamara Templeman, Co-founder and Creative Director of Houseplay Renovations, brings to bear more than 10 years of experience with design/build projects and her BFA in Interior Design from Parsons, the New School for Design.
Emma Lam is an award winning garden designer and horticulturist, and she founded A Small Green Space with the intention to focus on working solely in urban areas. From the beginning they homed in on small spaces and creating beautiful “outdoor rooms.”
Jamie Forward Mazza is a holistic health and wellness coach who helps you understand your body & be in control of your health through diet, physical activity, and lifestyle change. Find out how to work with Jamie on her website.
Michelle Berckes founded Busy Bee Organics, a meal prep company local to Jersey City and Hoboken. Busy Bee was established in 2014 and focuses on making your life easier through “peace of mind” organic, nutrient-dense ingredients meant to help you power through your day.
Corgi Spirits is a small, family-owned business and has the distinction of being the first and only distillery in Jersey City! Sara Healey works to strengthen the Corgi Spirits brand and Leandra Del Pozo manages sales and marketing.
Kamran Mirza is owner and broker at Boulevard Real Estate, the premier luxury and commercial real estate firm in Jersey City.
Dina Ivas has been leading yoga and fitness classes at NYC’s top-rated fitness establishments since 2002. Her classes are creative, engaging and accessible to all. Dina’s main goals as a teacher are to make people smile and feel great!
Crossfit Jersey City owner and coach Russell Francis’s favorite words are “passion” and “perseverance.” Those are two ideas he likes to instill in his members, especially the ones he coaches in CrossFit Kids. Russell loves the fact that he’s changing the lives and futures of young people through CrossFit.
Eduardo Baez is the producer of the JC pride festival, which has grown from 2,500 people in 2000 to 20,000 people in 2019.
Erin Kumpf is an acupuncturist and herbalist. Erin works primarily with women’s health issues, and her dream for her business is to create a “barefoot doctor in the village” vibe. Erin works with women to unravel the negative health impacts of hormonal imbalance and of synthetic hormone use (via birth control pills or hormone replacement therapy).
Bridget Fujioka is the owner of Beloved World Yoga. Bridget was first introduced to yoga 2001. Through yoga she found a calm and acceptance never before experienced. From that first year she knew she would become a yoga teacher and be able to have a place others could also use as a sanctuary. It took some time and several detours, but everything has fallen into place. She received her 200 hour teacher training from Bright Spirit and has studied Restorative Yoga at Yoga Works. She is so grateful for the opportunity to share yoga with her community.
Myani Lawson is founder of the Bergen-Lafayette Montessori School. Her goal is to make a high-quality education accessible to as many as possible; to that end, that have a robust scholarship program and are committed to diversity in race, ethnicity, ability and socioeconomic status.
Meika Franz and her husband Warren opened Another Man’s Treasure (on Montgomery Street) in 2006. It started out as a hole-in-the-wall thrift shop but over the years has become a true vintage destination named by Elle.com and USA Today as one of the best places to shop vintage in America.
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