1) Emily Held
Mamas Medicinals is an all-natural skincare company founded in 2011 by Emily Held. Originally from Northern California, the company has kept their production in-house with many of their products incorporating wild herbs sourced directly from Northern California and all of their solutions having a full-spectrum, water-soluble CBD infused. Emily continues to preserve the integrity of their company by offering only organic, wholesome products void of any harmful ingredients. In turn, Mamas Medicinals’ packaging includes violet glass designed to keep harmful light away from their ingredients improving the shelf life.
Jonothan “Jono” DiPeri is the Founder and CEO of fast-rising wellness company MyoStorm. While completing his degree in mechanical engineering at Brigham Young University, DiPeri conceived the idea for The Meteor–a self-heating, vibrating massage therapy ball. Widely recognized for its beneficial effects in post-workout recovery and pain relief, Myostorm’s award-winning massage ball has since been featured in ABC’s Shark Tank (2019). The small business is slated to launch a collection of new and innovative products in early 2022.
3) Julia Cooper
Created by Mother, Designer and CEO Julia Cooper, Rainbow + CO is an Arkansas-based bow brand that initially served as an outlet for Cooper’s postpartum depression. Drawing inspiration from the multifaceted journey of motherhood, Rainbow + Co is an accessories line rooted in helping mothers make new memories with their children. An advocate for women’s mental health and fertility, Cooper has donated 10% of sales to nonprofits that support families needing financial assistance with adoption, IVF or surrogacy.
Chelsea Marsh is the Founder and Designer of eponymous accessories brand Chelsea Leigh Jewelry. After graduating with a BS in Marketing and Sales and an MA in Business Administration, Marsh developed a passion for creating and designing jewelry; combining her business expertise and penchant for creativity, Chelsea Leigh Jewelry was born. Launched in 2019, her company features thoughtfully crafted, size-inclusive jewelry handmade in Marsh’s home studio using premium quality materials, including 14K Gold Fill, Sterling Silver and Grade A Gemstones.
Co-founded by Partners and Designers Mason Spence and Jules Raposo, Esprit de Corps is an emerging fashion brand headquartered in Boston, MA. Esprit de Corps employs premium quality, luxury streetwear with vintage garments from influential brands including Ralph Lauren, Dior, Nike, Louis Vuitton and more. Esprit de Corps, which translates to “unity,” highlights one-of-a-kind pieces reconstructed from recycled apparel. Their apparel has since been seen on various noteworthy athletes, personalities and musicians.