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Sex and relationship therapist

After a decade-and-a-half at Apple and Facebook, Pam Costa left her career in high tech to found Down To There to help the world talk more openly about sex. Through her writing, speaking and coaching, she hopes to inspire individuals and couples to find ways to renew and deepen desire and intimacy in their own relationships. Costa received her M.A. in Holistic Counseling Psychology from John F Kennedy University and has been trained in process psychotherapy at the Process Therapy Institute. In addition to her general marriage and family therapy training, she has over 1,500 hours of training specifically in the field of sexuality and trauma.

Based in Silicon Valley, California


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Lifestyle coach, corporate dropout and real estate investor

Ali Boone is the founder and CEO of Hipster Investments, a real estate investment referral service. A former aerospace engineer, Ali was able to cultivate a deep network of passive income sources after leaving corporate America and now, she shares her knowledge of the turnkey rental business with others looking to do the same. Her company helped facilitate more than $18 million in sales its first five years in operation. Ali has been interviewed on more than 50 podcasts and is a regular contributor for Thrive Global and Motley Fool. She is also a licensed flight instructor and spiritual psychologist who volunteers every week with California prisoners. 

Based in Los Angeles, California


Eli Howayeck

Career and sales coach

Eli Howayeck is the founder and CEO of Crafted Career Concepts, a boutique career and sales consulting firm. A nationally-respected career and sales expert, Eli works with individuals and teams to spur positive growth and change within companies and at the personal level. Eli's wisdom and perspective have been included in pieces for Fast Company, Money Magazine, Thrive Global and Glassdoor. Eli is a master networker, hosting brainstorms for Milwaukee entrepreneurs and serving on the board at Marquette University's business school.

Based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 
 

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Founder, CEO and tea lover

Staci Brinkman is the CEO and founder of Sips by, the only personalized, multi-brand monthly tea subscription. After finding the process of discovering new teas time consuming, costly, and overwhelming, Brinkman wanted to create a service that wouldn’t just liven up that process, but do so in a highly technical way. Prior to Sips by, Brinkman consulted for national and global startups to launch software products and services from conceptualization to market, and helped build the business development and strategic product marketing strategies for a large enterprise eCommerce solutions group. She is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and holds an MBA from Southern Methodist University, Cox School of Business.

Based in Austin, Texas


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Social entrepreneurs, podcasters and master interviewers

They spent decades interviewing some of Hollywood's biggest names: now, through The Passionistas Project, the Harrington sisters talk to women who are following their passion - to inspire others to do the same. Nancy and Amy Harrington have been at each other’s sides supporting each another since day one, even when their careers took them in different directions initially. Most recently, inspired by the #MeToo movement and #TimesUp, these sisters decided to put their passions together to tell a different kind of story. Where many podcasters reserve their airtime for the elite, Amy and Nancy are talking to amazing women you probably haven’t heard of, who are making a huge difference by following their passions, from recent high school graduates to those with decades of experience.

Based in Los Angeles, California


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Corporate wellness expert and certified personal trainer

Lisa Williams is the founder and CEO of corporate wellness company, TravelTrim. The business offers a range of wellness solutions for corporations and fitness professionals, from an online platform that provides companies with the infrastructure to enhance employees' wellbeing, to onsite wellness programs at major corporations, with its team of health professionals. Prior, Lisa worked for a major Fortune 500 company for 23 years. Lisa is an educator and content creator for the Association of Fitness Professionals (AFS).

Based in Nashville, Tennessee


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Spirituality and relationship expert

Through her practice, Inside Out Transformation, Dr. Linda Humphreys helps her clients move beyond pain, negativity and imbalances to experience inner growth. Through years of study, writing and work, Dr. Humphreys has established herself as a relationship and spirituality expert. Her business came about after her own quest to find more joy, love and inner peace in her life - she merged her expertise in metaphysics with that in psychology, and gained new tools to help herself on her mission. Dr. Humphreys has a Ph.D. in Metaphysical Counseling and two Masters degrees in the psychology and spirituality fields.

Based in Los Angeles, California


Lily Whitehawk

Sound therapist and female tech founder

Lily Whitehawk is a decades-long sound therapist who made it her mission to bring sound therapy, an ancient Eastern healing tradition, to the masses. Her years of one-on-one work with clients turned into a full-fledged tech startup. HUSO is a patented, at home sound therapy device hailed by its users as restorative and meditative. The device plays sounds from actual healers, as wrist and ankle pads vibrate subtly in harmony. HUSO is used by professional athletes from NFL players to future Olympians. Lily and her technology have been featured in Reader's Digest, Medium and Gaia.

Based near Nashville, Tennessee and Asheville, North Carolina


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Certified personal trainer and kids fitness expert

Olo Onuma is a certified fitness professional based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Onuma is the creator of an innovative fitness program, Evolution Lifestyle Fitness, backed by respected health and fitness brand, Life Time Fitness. His program focuses on wellness and health for all life stages from ages 5 to 70+. Onuma believes in spreading the everlasting impact of health and fitness to make the world a better place. 

Based in Raleigh, North Carolina