Megan Snedden of The Kind Effect shares her story and how random acts of kindness can help those suffering from depression and anxiety heal and create more empathy in the world.
Kris Kosach – as seen on the Travel Channel, MTV2, Tech TV - and producer, writer, podcaster, host of Text Prose & RocknRoll, TV and radio personality, and adventure travel expert shares tips for trying new adventurous, some surprising advice and the scariest thing she's ever done.
Read on to learn how the trio behind Filipina and womxn-owned Genever Los Angeles gin bar started their entrepreneurial adventure - featured on the Steve Harvey Show, in LA Magazine, LA Eater and more - and how travel inspires them!
Color & Curiosity founder & CCO Megan Zink interviewed Sognatore Collection founder Megan Kain about solo travel and how the feelings of empowerment it gave her drove her to launch a brand, tips for solo travel and more!
Color & Curiosity founder & CCO Megan Zink interviewed Adventures by the Book ® founder & CEO Susan McBeth about her experiential literary travel company, learning for the joy of learning (especially through travel) and how to get from that very small, yet very overwhelming brain space of thinking about doing something to actually doing it.
Multi-hyphenate Megan Kain is an engineer by day, a passionate solo traveler, founder and CEO of attainable luxury resort wear brand (launching soon!) Sognatore Collection and proud Taiwanese-Italian business founder of a company meant to inspire others to feel beautiful and confident wherever their adventure may take them. Read on for some amazing tips for learning while traveling, her favorite hidden gems in the Bay Area/San Francisco, and how Sognatore - which means dreamer in Italian - came about through her solo adventures!
Angela Aaron began her journey in retail and ended up living in Prague as the fashion editor for Czech Esquire magazine. She fell deeper in love with fashion and design when she went back to Los Angeles and began working as a stylist, which gave way to a ‘big break’ into costume design – for a Pitbull music video and Cirque Du Soleil, no less! Now she’s the founder and CEO of NiceSeats, a company that creates stylish, washable seat covers for travel along with other stylish accessories to stay safe and healthy. Read on for more details about her journey, her favorite spot in LA (and a funny anecdote) as well as the travel destination that’s taught her the most!
Alexandra Pourvali is an illustrator by training, designer and entrepreneur focused on womxn’s holistic wellness, and founder of Gively Studio, living in California. A role as an RA in college (at the Rhode Island School of Design – RISD) bolstered her passion to champion female entrepreneurship and collaboration – and so she founded Gively Studio, a space for community, creativity and wellness for womxn. Read on as she shares her experience navigating the uncertain landscape of COVID as a new graduate and entrepreneur, some seriously sage advice for doing life, and her favorite resources and travel memories.
Megan Snedden began her career as a journalist in New York City. She is currently a creator, writing and shooting photos and videos for brands, as well as building the Kind Effect – an acts of kindness movement and video series. Realizing the need for perpetuating hope in humanity, she shares content meant to inspire and additionally partners with brands such as Chevrolet, Amazing Thailand, Kind Traveler, Alaska Airlines and the Greatness Foundation to spread hope and kindness in the world.
Ariana Pineda is the founder and executive director at STEM-focused Font Femme magazine living in Los Angeles. She is passionate about promoting change in her community, her favorite resource for ongoing learning is YouTube and she wants to teach herself pottery and ceramics next. Read on to learn how she launched a publication during a pandemic and her favorite spot in LA!