I started a business because I was tired of being miserable at the gym. As a young woman in college, my friends and I were all health (and self) conscious.
Healthcare, Wellness & Fitness
Stories of women entrepreneurs with businesses in the healthcare, wellness and fitness industries.
We are changing people’s lives by providing a simple yet effective and elegant way of relieving heat, along with small aches and pains, without being tethered to a freezer.
As I worked in global health organizations, I saw the potential of entrepreneurial, community-based technology solutions in countries around the world.
I believe that success is the feeling you get when you wake up and realize that you have made your dreams come true.
Success ultimately is when people ‘get it’ that I am doing the business because I deeply believe that thousands of people can benefit from using the Alinker.
I created Lucky13Fitness in 2010 as a way to combine my education in the mental health field with my passion for fitness.
Our overarching mission was to make fitness more social, more engaging and more fun. Even after five years, the difference Endomondo makes in people’s lives is by far the biggest motivator for me.
We have developed a network of true fans of alternaVites who have helped to spread the word about our products and validate its reason for being.
The dynamic challenges driven by a new economy has required us to rethink how Information Technology solutions are delivered.
Success is seeing the change I can help people make in their lives.
When people ask me what I do for “work”, I say I don’t. I just have fun doing what I love to do!
The Navy gave me the confidence that I have used throughout my career to take charge of my own life and not be afraid of change.
Because this is a vision and a mission, not just a business, it took tremendous personal sacrifice, including virtually every penny I owned, a huge amount of credit card debt, and many, many personal lifestyle adjustments.
Success does not happen over night you have to work at it each and everyday and you have to believe that you are a success.
My mother taught me through her life and now her death. That is why I became passionate to bring about a better healthcare delivery system called AZZLY, for patients, for providers and for better outcomes.