It was a march in heels this Saturday as fashionistas and beauty gurus strutted their way to the dana hotel and spa for the Simply Stylist conference. Fashion and beauty industry hopefuls gathered to mingle with others who have the same aspirations, in hopes to learn from leading industry experts and enjoy an afternoon of shopping and pampering. The event kicked off with a networking brunch for VIP ticket holders. Over 70 ladies gave their feet a rest, indulged in French toast and bacon, sipped on morning mimosas and built relationships with total strangers. The tables had no seating assignments, as guests were encouraged to connect and network with potential new … Read more
With all the misconceptions about what to eat and how to train, grocery shopping and working out can seem harder to figure out than a New York Times crossword puzzle. Chicago personal trainer, yoga instructor and Owner of SKo-Fit, Suzanne Ko simplifies the diet and training debacle. “The reason why so many diets fail is because they are temporary. Instead of making temporary lifestyle changes, consider permanent lifestyle changes,” she says. Six years ago, Suzanne’s own diet and training regime changed dramatically after her husband went on an elimination diet due to some health issues. With the guidance of an integrative doctor, he found (through a food sensitivity test) that he … Read more
Sarah Boyd, the founder and creative mastermind behind Simply Stylist, takes being Cheeky to the max. Referred to as the “Dot Connector” and “Oh-So-Chic-Captain” of Simply Stylist, this rockin’ chick is not only making major waves in the fashion and beauty scene, but she is also helping other women get their toes wet in the industries as well. As a fashion merchandising graduate from Philadelphia University, Sarah began her career in fashion PR. In 2009, Sarah launched her own agency, Simply Inc., specializing in public relations, events and brand collaborations. Sarah’s creative ways continued and Simply Inc. grew to include Simply Stylist. Simply Stylist conferences, currently located in New York, Los … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!