Crystina Castiglione

The Messy Painter // IG.  Crystina was born in New England and raised in Florida. Her work is inspired by everything coastal and colorful. The Messy Painter launched in 2014 and specializes in custom watercolor designs and calligraphy for wedding stationery and events, as well as watercolor and ink textile, pattern and illustration designs, art prints and more. Traveling around the world has also played a great role in the way Crystina creates. She believes there is no shortage of inspiration and that you just need to get out and go find it.

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Danielle Ferrari

Valhalla Resale // IG.  Danielle has a passion for sustainability and a love of fashion. She created a “collective closet” complete with personal styling to give women the opportunity to try new looks while also being kind to the environment and their wallets.

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Danielle Jackson

Stride Media Group // IG. A former high school teacher, Danielle Bayard Jackson is now co-founder at STRIDE Media Group. STRIDE is a public relations agency and video production company dedicated to getting press for women-owned businesses, minority-owned businesses, and intentionally diverse companies. When Danielle is not getting media overage for her clients, she is serving on non-profit boards and conducting workshops about public relations and digital branding around the Tampa Bay area.

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Emily Traviesa

Citrus Branding // IG. Emily is the Founder and creative thinker behind Citrus Branding. She’s a 6th generation Floridian, with a citrus farming family dating back to the mid 20th century. She’s enjoyed her eclectic 13+ years of experience in marketing and design. CB is an independent full-service creative agency committed to reinventing the agency relationship by simplifying the process and showing brands the love they deserve. Emily and her team love bringing freshly squeezed creativity to every client they take on.

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Erika Vidal Holmes

Erika Vidal Holmes // IG.  Erika is a freelance writer, content strategist, and toddler-wrangler. She launched her dream business in hopes of helping others launch theirs. Holmes lives to encourage businesses to find their voice and carry it through every touchpoint, from website copy and emails to printed pieces and beyond.

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Francessca Randall

Lombardo Team Real Estate // IG.  Francessca is a Tampa Native who loves her city and community. She is extremely passionate about her family as well as building relationships with buyers and sellers in her industry. Her heart has always been drawn to volunteering in her community, getting to know her neighbors, and showing others what an amazing city we live in. Francessca's favorite part about what she does is helping to guide clients through this wonderful milestone in their lives.

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Heather Ferrill

Ferrill Construction // IG. Heather is a building contractor (CBC 1259065) and has been with Ferrill Construction full time since 2003. She brings management experience and organization to the team and is drawn to the process of construction, the exploration of different building materials, the different types of architectural styles and the “green” aspects of construction. Heather loves growing orchids and is always looking forward to her next trip to Europe. 

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Heather Ramadoss

Edgility. Heather is a Tampa native and cofounded Edgility, a Healthcare Technology company focused on returning “The Joy of Practicing Medicine® ”.  After living in San Francisco and moving back to Tampa, Heather couldn’t think of a better place to continue to grow Edgility. 

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Heather Saunders

Ameriprise Financial //  As a Financial Advisor for Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., Heather empowers clients to believe in a confident future. She provides personalized advice with integrity, respect, and attention to detail. Saunders inspires peace of mind, promotes living life in balance, and strives to exceed expectations while bringing more dreams within reach.

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Jackie Jenkins

First Command Financial // FB.  Jackie is a graduate of the University of South Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Communications and Marketing and holds Series 6 and 65 securities licenses plus life and health insurance licenses in the state of Florida. In addition to her work as a Financial Advisor, Jackie volunteers at Hands Across the Bay, Tampa Bay Club Sport, and Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program. As an avid volunteer, Jackie understands the value of assisting others in all aspects of life and is passionate about helping her clients create lasting and productive financial habits. In her spare time, Jackie enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing and watching sports, yoga, fitness, painting, art, and spending time outside with her dog, Penny.

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Jacqueline Luhrs

LS Organics // IG.  A former professional dancer and current bikini pro, Jacqueline endured and overcame years of poor body image and living a lifestyle of constant “diets”.  She found healing mentally and physically when she changed her mentality and turned food into a tool to help her achieve her goals instead of battling it as an adversary. It is with this new view and healthy passion that she started LS Organics to provide others with the knowledge and power they need to live life to the fullest.

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Jamie Van Cuyk

Jamie VC // FB. Through consulting, Jamie helps small businesses learn how to attract, hire, and retain loyal and reliable employees. Jamie also help increase employee productivity allowing each staff member to be seen as an asset instead of an expense.

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Jennifer Bingham

Cru Cellars // IG. Jennifer is a Certified Sommelier and the owner of Cru Cellars, which has been in South Tampa for 8 years. Cru focuses on wines that you can drink everyday, with a full restaurant, retail shop & event space. Cru also has a spot at Armature Works in downtown Tampa where you can enjoy great wine & views of Tampa. Jen is passionate about bringing great wine to everyone, and you will usually see her with a glass of Gamay. When she's not drinking (working), she's with her husband and two kids.

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Jessica Brightman

Bright Thoughts // IG. Jessica Brightman (aka JB) is a creative and inspired marketer with global experience in digital media + graphic design in both in-house and agency settings. Her work in the marketing field has spanned for a decade, but her passion for graphic design and a solopreneur lifestyle was innate. In 2017 she decided to break the chains of mediocrity and gave up a stable and secure job to become her own boss and founder of Bright Thoughts to freelance around the world instead. Inspired by her travels and location-independent lifestyle, JB builds connections through culture, content, and color.

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Jessica Fredericks

Jessica Fredericks // IG.  After a 10+ year corporate career in apparel product merchandising, Jessica decided to pursue a passion in photography and officially went full-time in 2017 when she and her husband relocated from San Francisco, CA to St. Petersburg, FL. She is natural light, location based, photographer of people who are in love. She is drawn to capturing the beauty in realness through light and airy images in dreamy outdoor locations. With merchandising still in her veins, she also decided to launch a onesie collection called SMALL/HOMIES which was inspired by hip hop and by her own small homie born July 2018.

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Jessy Furniel

Adélie // IG. Jessy’s mission is to revolutionize the conversation around women’s beauty after the age of 35. Adélie is a Latina-owned organic plant-based skincare brand challenging ageism by empowering women to proudly embrace their evolving skin.

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Jill Orobello and Tayler Rothwell

Whim So Doodle // IG.  Jill is the Owner of a St. Petersburg family-owned, brick and mortar art supply store that has been a part of the St. Pete art community since 1999. Jill and her daughter Tayler Rothwell curate the store together as well as host workshops. The heart of Whim So Doodle is sharing a common love for creating and supporting artists by giving them a place to buy supplies, fellowship, learn, and to teach.

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Joy Hmielewski

Joy Elan // IG. Joy is a Tampa & Destination wedding and elopement photographer capturing the modern romance of adventurous couples. Additionally, she also offers brand photography for women focused on sharing their passion with the world. Joy's desire is to create beautiful photos and a fun experience for her clients.

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Julie Curry

Bake 'n Babes // IG.  Julie started Bake’n Babes Bakery in the local Tampa farmer’s markets as a fun hobby in 2013. The business grew and she opened their first storefront inside The Hall on Franklin on 2017. Bake 'n Babes specializes in all types of artisanal and handmade baked goods to satisfy your sweet tooth, including Paleo and gluten-free alternatives. 

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