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Kate Wilken of Apricity Ink has just the right touch to make any event FABULOUS! She is a hard working momma who knows how to get things done in her business and creates meaningful and lasting connections along the way. We can’t wait to share her story with you. Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. Apricity Ink is a calligraphy and design studio that specializes in creating unique and heirloom worthy wedding stationery - from invitations to seating charts and place cards to signage. To me, calligraphy is not just about writing words, but about connecting letters so

Spotlight Series Q&A for Entrepreneurs Lauren Storeby and her husband Shawn love the sense of community that their business creates. They have a love for great food and beer which easily translated into their business venture, Snack Attack!, a specialty sandwich and brew shop they started from the ground up. They love to host fun, family events and activities such as bingo and game nights at their store. It’s no secret in Fort Collins that Snack Attack! definitely has all the ingredients for success. Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. My husband & I own a sandwich bar called

Spotlight Series Q&A for Entrepreneurs We’re pretty confident that being in the wine industry might be one of the most interesting careers around, and Lauren Maines of What’s Wine is Yours agrees. Wine wasn’t just a popular drink on Game of Thrones, it was extremely common even in biblical times. It is also easily one of the most profitable markets in the food and beverage industry and we’re excited to share with you just exactly what Lauren loves about this business. Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. I am often asked how and why I got into the wine industry.

Lance Owen loves his business and even though it came to him a little bit unconventionally he couldn’t be happier with how everything has turned out. As with any new business, there were some kinks to work out but Lance rolled up his sleeves and did exactly what needed to be done. Now, he gets to bring joy and connection into peoples’ lives. We can’t imagine a better business to be in. Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. Dart Ops is a business that brings everything for a nerf war to any location. We supply nerf guns, goggles,

Spotlight Series Q&A for Entrepreneurs  Brian Hershman of Buck Stops Here Accounting has been running the show since he was just a boy and hasn’t stopped since. Not only does he manage his own business, he gives others the tools to be successful in their own endeavors, a service that is truly priceless.  Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. I operate Buck Stops Here Accounting which focuses on budgeting, bookkeeping, discounting, and providing solutions for business owners. What made you aspire to be an entrepreneur?  From a young age, I always loved organizing and creating things and executing ideas from

Jennifer Watson, MPT, I.M.T.C., owner of Jennifer Watson Leadership, is a dynamic speaker and coach with a gift for intuitive and visionary coaching.  She is an expert in self-awareness, mental wellness, soul-aligned health & career growth as well as leadership mastery. We are honored to share about such a fantastic service that benefits so many.   Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. Jennifer Watson Leadership - We are a Health + Leadership Coaching & Breakthrough Speaking Practice. We support high achieving men & women that are lacking joy, purpose and sense of self, re-IGNITE the SHINE of their story and

Spotlight Series Q&A for Entrepreneurs Melissa Barajas has been surrounded by the entrepreneurial spirit her entire life so being her own boss came naturally to her. She’s a hardworking momma and dedicated career woman who never lets anything get in her way. We’re proud to introduce you to such an amazing female! Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. My name is Melissa Barajas, and I am a Mortgage Lender in Southern California. I help with the purchase and financing of your home - whether it be a first home, investment property or refinancing a current home. I love helping people

It seems we are living in a time of uncertainty and confusion everywhere we turn. Many are feeling lost and unsure. We’re here to tell you that it absolutely does not have to be this way. In the midst of a crisis such as this, leaders tend to rise up and show their true form. The one thing you can control in this situation is your attitude and your response to it. So, now is your time to step out of your comfort zone and look inward. Think of all the reasons that led you to begin this journey from the start and

Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT), offering online mental health therapy to Colorado and Wyoming residents with Safe Haven Family Therapy, LLC. I offer therapy to individuals, couples, and families, which helps to improve their mood, relationships, and overall quality of life. Meeting online allows busy individuals, couples, and families to meet wherever is most convenient for them, whether it is at home under a comfy blanket or at work during a lunch break. With online therapy, you do not have to worry about taking extra time to

We so admire any artist who makes a living by running their own business. The world can be an unforgiving place and for someone to be able to utilize their talents and put them into a profitable business model while also pursuing their passion takes not only talent, but guts! And the amazing Anna Lee has got it all! Tell us a little bit about your business and what you do. I’m a music and entertainment photographer, specializing in tour documentary. That means I travel on tour with musicians to provide a constant stream of content for their fans to follow along with. I spend