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Mandy Sparacino, Director and Sommelier at Esquire Champagne Room, talked to Chicago Woman about her favorite women winemakers, the women who inspire her, and more... more

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How one woman embraced herself and built a company. Chris-tia Donaldson shares her story... more

Life + Love

An interdisciplinary artist, Mev Luna, talks about their artist life as a queer, non-binary Latinx. more

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Wade Chandler

Advocate, author and activist, Reyna Ortiz helps the trans community tell their stories. more

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Lorin Latarro, choreographer and director of "A Taste Of Things To Come" and Linedy Genao, who plays Agnes in the Broadway show, weigh-in on how the themes presented on stage still apply to today... more

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Irene Michaels shares all about her life as a model - in her 70s, offering lifestyle and beauty advice... more

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Evelyn Shelton, owner of Evelyn's Food Love, gives her firsthand account of what it's like to start a small business... more

Work + Money

Once a K-pop singer and now a gallery owner, S.Y Lim, talks about her artwork and her gallery in Chicago. more

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Paula Fasseas, founder and chairman of PAWS Chicago tells the story of how she founded the organization with her daughter Alexis, to stop the killing and help homeless animals across the city find new homes... more

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Spring is upon us and so is busy season for one amazing non profit making their mark not only in Chicago but also across the globe. Meet Beth McCostlin the Midwest Managing Director for Unicef USA, who’s on the mission to save the world. more

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Get to know these leaders, movers, shakers and risk-takers. Here are 20 women in Chicago raising the bar in their fields... more

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"I am interested in the human desire to satisfy, to fulfill, and to complete. These three objectives deeply influence my daily decisions in relation to what one might choose to consume." more

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Taking the reigns at her family furniture business, Meganne Wecker then started her own business too, built around the concept of women supporting other women. Discover her story... more

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Reena Esmail, a composer who is involved with the Chicago Sinfonietta this season, talked to Chicago Woman about the women who inspire her, how she creates balance, and more more

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What does it take to become a successful filmmaker? Angie Gaffney, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Stage 18, shares her experience... more

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How did Bela Gandhi, President of Smart Dating Academy put fear of failure behind her to create a successful business? She shares her story... more

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From Vidal Sassoon to starting her own salon and becoming a Chicago institution, Maxine Kroll, owner of Maxine Salon, talks success, failure and everything in between... more

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Emily Mackie, Founder and Principal of Inspired Interiors & THE VAULT shares how she manages being a busy mom of three and running an interior design business... more

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Bambi Montgomery, CEO of HIVE Luxury Fragrances, shares how she started her own beauty businesses, as well as the women who inspire her... more

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Robert Banez

In Chicago's start-up business world, women play an integral role in helping other women get ahead. Here's one woman's story of how collaborating with other women made a difference... more

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