Tag: addicted inspirations

Addicted Inspirations: Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken, Chef Owners of Border Grill in Downtown Los Angeles

This week we find ourselves inspired by not one, but two amazing individuals.  Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken are chefs, business partners, restaurant owners, philanthropists, activists….the list truly goes on and on.  But most of all, Mary Sue and Susan are pioneers, power…

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Addicted Inspirations: Aerin Fogel, Founder of Venus Fest

This week we find ourselves inspired by Aerin Fogel and her musical creation Venus Fest.  With the topic of gender parity is still at the forefront of the music industry, Aerin Fogel is doing more than just talking about it; she went and…

Addicted Inspirations: Yana from TAMGA Designs

This week, we have found ourselves inspired by TAMGA Designs.  TAMGA is a Canadian company founded by a pair of aid workers.  Yana Barankin and partner Eric Dales were working in Bangladesh and were struck by the harsh impact that fast fashion was having on…

Addicted Inspirations: Monica Haro

This week at Addicted, we find ourselves inspired by tattoo artist and breast cancer survivor Monica Haro. Breast cancer sufferers undergo surgery after surgery as part of their treatment, coming out of operating rooms with one or no breasts, all…

Addicted Inspirations: Stephanie Christensen from Shelter Box Canada

This week we at Addicted are inspired by Stephanie Christenson, the Executive Director of ShelterBox Canada. I had the pleasure of meeting Stephanie this past September at Beakerhead, the science, technology and arts festival in Calgary. Stephanie was part of a…

Addicted Inspirations: Rama Wieland from YNOT

This week we find ourselves inspired by Rama Wieland from Toronto-based bag company YNOT. YNOT was founded in 2009 with an aim to design and manufacture fashionable and functional bike gear, something that was lacking in the cycling industry. Soon enough, the…