Nicole Bova – Nurturing Her Team Toward Success

Posted by on Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Many of us have fond memories of a special nurse who calmed us, sat with us, or cared for us. We appreciate the school nurse who comforts our child when they fall on the school playground, and we can’t be there. Nicole Bova is one of those exceptional people in the field of nursing—truly positive and empathic—who you want on your team. Whether helping people heal, or inspiring others to achieve their goals, Nicole is a constant source of light ... Continue Reading



Jenn Viane Riese – Investing in Women, Investing in Hope

Posted by on Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Guess how these things go together—children, chickens, the mountains, angel investing, and a skincare business. These are some of the many pieces of Jenn Viane Riese’s life, one that she lives with immense passion. As she invests in her team, Jenn inspires other women to overcome their struggles and find that drive to get up each morning ready to face the day before the rooster crows.   A woman on a mission Jenn lives on a piece of bucolic farmland in the ... Continue Reading



Ginia Luker – A Clear Vision for Helping Others Achieve Success

Posted by on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

One of the most pivotal moments in Ginia’s life came when she gave up a fulfilling career as a high school teacher to stay at home and raise her children. “I thought after teaching high school kids, I could do anything, but motherhood is definitely harder.” Being there for those once-in-a lifetime moments with her sons is the reason Ginia Luker started her own business, and merged her entrepreneurial spirit with the Rodan + Fields® community of Independent Consultants. Penciling in ... Continue Reading



Gina Spallina – Stay-at-Home Mom Balances Family and Career with Skincare Business

Posted by on Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Gina Spallina was speechless—she’d just earned a huge promotion and a Lexus® while sitting in her home office, rocking her two-week-old baby in her arms. Not only was she able to continue working with an infant in her lap, but over the past three months, she’d also grown her business substantially. There was a time when she felt stuck and missed the sense of accomplishment she got from working. She didn’t think it was possible to be home with her children ... Continue Reading



Susanna Flesik – Summoning up a Vision to Fulfill Her Dreams

Posted by on Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Susanna Flesik possesses a fearlessness in business which she attributes to a family tradition—a deeply rooted love for Halloween. Susanna has never steered clear of the haunted houses that leave others in a panic—instead, she always enjoyed the way the festivities brought her family together. She longed to keep their annual Halloween traditions alive, and was captivated by the idea of starting a new business; one she believed would be the key to fulfilling her dream. Bringing childhood imagination to life Susanna ... Continue Reading



Valerie Fischer – Designing a Flexible Career Through a Personalized Business

Posted by on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Never one to do what’s expected of her, Valerie Fischer’s latest pursuit as a successful skincare entrepreneur came as a shock to no one, despite the fact that she admits she used to “just use bar soap” to wash her face. With an affinity for trying new things, and a desire for a flexible and free schedule, Valerie felt emboldened to embellish her life with a new enterprise. Selecting a new pattern A few years spent in a corporate setting confirmed what ... Continue Reading



Melissa Parent – Propelling Her Career to Higher Altitudes

Posted by on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

When Melissa Parent makes up her mind to pursue a target, she doesn’t just run—she soars. That steadfast determination and self-discipline fueled the launch of Melissa’s career in the U.S. Air Force, and it’s also what empowered her to make a change when circumstances shifted. Never one to shy away from a challenge, Melissa decided to build a virtual skincare business that skyrocketed to success. Her secret? She attributes her accomplishments to a steady focus on achieving more for her family, ... Continue Reading



Melissa Butor – Rediscovering Her Passion While Redefining Her Identity

Posted by on Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Melissa Butor thought she knew her own strengths and limitations, until she started her own skincare business and discovered she still had much more to offer. Having gained a new sense of confidence and purpose, Melissa felt uncharacteristically drawn to a leadership role as an entrepreneur and accepted the challenge to redefine her identity.   Smoothing the foundation Melissa’s enthusiasm for cosmetics began at a young age and had her pretending to be a make-up artist, practicing her skills on her little sister. ... Continue Reading



Jessica Welte – Her Change of Course as a Skincare Entrepreneur

Posted by on Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

A sense of gratitude, even when waters appear rough, has become a way of life for Jessica Welte. With the help of her skincare business, she has developed an inner strength and empowerment that have renewed her mindset—and her future. Jessica and her husband, Brody, are now living a family-focused life, thanks to their dual entrepreneurial spirits. It’s a shift that she insists is “the most powerful gift that my business has given to me.” Sink or swim Early in their marriage, ... Continue Reading



Rebecca Keszkowski – Tuning into a More Conscious Life, Step by Step

Posted by on Friday, September 9th, 2016

At any given moment, people have the power to change the course of their lives—and after years of feeling stuck on a corporate trajectory, Rebecca Keszkowski embraced the idea that each day was an opportunity to evolve. Empowered by this new philosophy, the former VP of Integrated Marketing bypassed a possible promotion in order to advance towards a more conscious way of living. A spotlight had been placed on Rebecca’s true hopes for her future, and she began to live ... Continue Reading