COFFEE BAR CONTRIBUTORS
These women were selected based on their experience and knowledge within their particular field. We want to bring you the best to help you grow both personally and professionally.
Ashley is The HR Partner for Creatives at sproutHR, where she helps you hire, train, and lead your thriving team, all with confidence and heart. She loves to make the scary and overwhelming parts of hiring and leading a team feel simple, actionable and fun, so you can feel more at ease in your business!
Kelly Parker Smith
Hello World Paper Co
Kelly is the owner of Hello World Paper Co. & Stamps, one half of the Creative Biz Rebellion Podcast and a freelance illustrator & pattern designer from the Midwest. She believes that great products become even better when paired with top-notch customer service, a little surprise and delight, and of course the perfect packaging!
Maria Bayer is the creator of “Irresistible Selling” – an online group coaching program she designed to help creative entrepreneurs book higher-paying clients and get paid what they’re worth. Maria teaches the authentic selling and mindset strategies that helped her triple her income in less than a year, and go on to book over $25 Million in sales from companies like Target, Best Buy, Ulta, Office Max and Hyatt.
Martine Severin is a photographer and writer living in Chicago. Her work has appeared in publications such as Vogue UK, Glamour Magazine and the Sunday Times Magazine. When she’s not working or planning her next photoshoot, she can be found relaxing or traveling the world with her son and husband.