Ro founded SLOWE in 2017 as a response to the difficulty of engaging with women’s sport as a fan – something she’d been struggling with personally for a long time. Before starting the platform she worked as a designer and believes the aesthetic and quality of coverage is integral to it’s success. SLOWE is founded on the principal that the audience is there, we just need to give them better content.
In both her business and her personal life, Women Who Create founder Amy Phipps finds creativity and creating communities at the heart of everything she does. She has always loved bringing different groups of people together and has seen firsthand how energy, connection and empathy shared between people has a magical power to inspire, heal and help others thrive.
Maria Gilfoyle is the founder of The Power Thread- a platform for women to share stories and inspire each other. It is an online site for young women to share ideas and develop new concepts. Attitudes and goals of the platform include feminism, authenticity, transparency, inclusivity, and empowerment with an interest in fashion and community. She discusses her goals for The Power Thread and its growing community with Make Muse.
#Halfthestory is a global campaign that seeks to share the stories of individuals and create connection on social media. Spearheaded by founder Larissa May, #HalftheStory is blossoming into a ripple effect of authentic, online community around the world.
Behere is an inclusive community for women who crave more flexibility. CEO Meesen Brown dives into how Behere connects women that are open, accepting, and supportive of new people, places, and cultures.
Tia Korpe is the Founder and Managing Director of Future Female Sounds. The organization collects a network of women to pass on the knowledge of how to DJ, how to promote yourself, and make a living in the industry. Tia aims to combine a safe space for creativity, personal development and career mentorship to push the development of upcoming talented females in music worldwide.
Writer, speaker, and researcher Vicki Rox is deeply committed to redefining manhood and fostering human connection. Her most recent work includes hosting underground men’s dinner salons to achieve these goals.
“Aspiring multi-hyphenate” Olivia Land is passionate about storytelling, visual arts, and the connection of women. Olivia has been a contributor to Feminist Wednesday and Her Campus and a part of documentary Dream, Girl.
Willa Bennet gives insight into the ever-changing media landscape, especially that for Gen-Z and adolescent young women.
Amanda Gorman, First National Youth Poet Laureate, shares her thoughts on feminism and gives advice for young writers.
Emily Stobbe, also known as @itsourbookclub on Instagram, discusses her interest in activism and commitment to read one book each week on social justice.
Author of Frat Girl and recent Stanford graduate Kiley Roache talks feminism, fraternities, and favorites.
Florine Hofmann: Zero-Waste Blogger
Megan Murphy-Bratich: Combiner of Creativity and Purpose
Rebecca Rivera: Sustainable Maker + Designer
Jenn Vélez: Sustainable AcTEEvist
Megan McSherry: Conscious Consumerism Enthusiast
Abigail Thorpe: Ethical Brandz Founder
Lindsey Shockley: Emmy-Nominated Black-ish Writer and Producer
Holly Thicknes: Co-Founder of Girls on Film
Kobe Cowell: Teenage Filmmaker, Actress, and Storyteller
Irene Ashu: Director, Choreographer, and Dancer
Julie Hotz: Adventurer, Filmmaker, and Photographer
Danielle Galella: A Creative Full of Wanderlust and Ambition