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WHO TO WATCH: Toni Ann Semple - Singer

WHO TO WATCH: Toni Ann Semple – Singer

    What do you do? My Name Is Toni Ann Semple and I’m a Singer/Songwriter/Producer/Musician. Why do you do it? Well…Ever Since I was 11, I discovered that I really love music. I would pretend that I was playing the guitar whenever I would hear one on the radio. My Mom discovered what I...
WHO TO WATCH: Emily & Jennie of Hare + Hart

WHO TO WATCH: Emily & Jennie of Hare + Hart

Who are you? Both: Emily Harrison and Jennie Engelhardt, and we are the creators and designers of Hare + Hart.   Why are you here today? Jennie: We are doing a presentation of our new spring collection.   What do you do? Emily: Well we both design together, and I am in charge of production in...
WHO TO WATCH: Jamillah Lamb - Producer & Author

WHO TO WATCH: Jamillah Lamb – Producer & Author

We recently caught up with Jamillah Lamb, producer and author to find out more about what she does and how she’s making an impact in New York City.
WHO TO WATCH: Suzanne Rae - Fashion Designer

WHO TO WATCH: Suzanne Rae – Fashion Designer

  What do you do? I make women’s clothing. Why do you do it? I want to help in the progression of women and their status.  I see it [fashion] as a progressive social tool. Why should people care?  It affects them [the buyer], it’s not just about me.  Everything begins with awareness, if you...
WHO TO WATCH: Regine Romain - Photo Journalist

WHO TO WATCH: Regine Romain – Photo Journalist

                  We recently caught up with  Photo-Anthro-Journalist, Regine Romain, from the Fellowship Gallery at the A.I.R. Gallery in Dumbo, Brooklyn, New York for opening night of her exhibit Portraits for Self Determining Haiti.  
WHO TO WATCH: Nune Boyadjian - Creator, She's Crafty

WHO TO WATCH: Nune Boyadjian – Creator, She’s Crafty

What do you do? I connect and bring craft beer to an untapped world, women [through a series of She's Crafty events]. I think the beer world has been geared toward men for so long that the only women involved have been the ones who serves them. But the fact is that smart, savvy, and sophisticated...
WHO TO WATCH: Shequeita Orr - Buyer, Saks Fifth Avenue

WHO TO WATCH: Shequeita Orr – Buyer, Saks Fifth Avenue

What do you do? I am a buyer for Saks Fifth Avenue, the Off 5th Division. Why do you do it? I simply love great product! I’ve always had a passion for product and the idea of reinventing newness and helping to establish and grow brands.  Why should people care? I help to determine what...
WHO TO WATCH: Janelle Coleman, Freelance Filmmaker

WHO TO WATCH: Janelle Coleman, Freelance Filmmaker

    What do you do? I am a freelance filmmaker and production assistant. Why do you do it? I’m in love with telling stories, ever since I was a child.  I’ve also been involved with dance and choreography, so I’m no stranger to putting on a show.  Films and television allow me to put...

WHO TO WATCH – Jules Perkel, NY State Social Worker

What do you do? I am a New York State Licensed Social Worker.  The range of projects and things that I do as a social worker is large.  Daily, I work at an organization called Barrier Free Living providing therapy and counseling to survivors of domestic violence who have either a physical and/or cognitive/mental disability....