Wondering which #createcultivateCHI mentor is the best fit for your blog, business, or brand?
Check out all of our Chicago mentors and their areas of expertise below! They're amazing, multi-talented women and we adore them all.
Best for: Fashion Blogging, Brand Partnerships, Lifestyle
Liz is a Chicago-based fashion & lifestyle blogger turned entrepreneur, who has worked with brands like Nordstrom, Kate Spade, & Madewell.
Best for: Tech, Career Development
Annie is regional director at General Assembly’s Chicago campus. Their global community empowers individuals to pursue the work they really love, through course offerings from web development to digital marketing (on campus + online).
Best for: Marketing, Career Development
Jenn manages the creative team at Adobe. Whether she’s working with a new product or prevailing team, she takes a collaborative, data-driven, and human approach.
Best for: E-commerce, Entrepreneurs, Fitness
Suzanne is the CCO of the much-buzzed wearable tech line, MiraFit—a fashionable fitness tracker for real people. She’s an expert at team building and business strategy.
Monique Hypes of Mott 50
Best for: Entrepreneurs,
Monique is the founder of Mott 50, a sun-protective clothing line based out of Chicago, which offers a variety of clothing items with an ultraviolet protection factor of 50.
Best for: Life Coaching, Balance, Spirituality
Latham is a wellness & lifestyle expert, and also serves as a doula and specializing in “glow meditation” helping to ground women and channel energy to produce a more productive, balanced life.
Best for: Entrepreneurs, Philanthropy, Retail, Fashion
Kathleen is the founder and CEO of Piece & Co., a social startup committed to ending global poverty by providing sustainable employment opportunities to female artisans in the developing world.
Best for: Entrepreneurs, Philanthropy, E-commerce
Jay is the co-founder of EmiJay, a hair accessory and apparel brand, who dipped her feet into entrepreneurship at the age of 18, as a college freshman. Still in college, she is mastering the work, life, and school balance.
Best for: Life Coaching, Soul Searching, Career Development
Maxie is a life coach & director of Local Levo who shares wisdom in her digital video series and weekly writings. If you want your spiritual and emotional IQ shooting to the stars, Maxie is your go-to.
Best for: Editorial, Lifestyle, Media, Wellness
Melisse is an expert in the health and wellness scene. After writing and editing for numerous magazines (from Lucky to Martha Stewart), she co-founded premier lifestyle & wellness publication Well + Good.