Conversations

April Gargiulo, founder and creator of Vintner's Daughter, the skincare brand that has garnished testimonials for transforming women's (and men's) skin like nothing before it. Vintner’s Daughter’s foundational principles of extreme quality and efficacy were inspired by April Gargiulo’s family’s background in the...

Meet Kira Walton, Co-Founder of Voya Beauty. VOYA – from the word VOYAGE – began in 1912 when the doors of the first seaweed baths opened on the Atlantic coast of Strandhill, Co. Sligo, Ireland. This 300 year old tradition is continued today...

Meet Phoebe Cole-Smith. Phoebe Cole-Smith… farmer-chef and owner/operator of DIRT ROAD FARM. Dirt Farm Road is a small farm on a dirt road in Weston, Connecticut. Phoebe and her husband, former NHL executive Mike Smith, produce wood-fired maple syrup from their 350-tap stand of sugar...

Meet Brian Lewis. Brian Lewis is one of Connecticut’s most celebrated chefs, lauded for his commitment to quality and seasonally driven American cuisine featured at his restaurant, The Cottage, as well as his love for Japanese cuisine at his newest venture, OKO. The Cottage,...

Meet Injae Choe. Injae Choe PhD LMT is a nationally board-certified bodyworker, licensed in NY and CT. He holds a doctorate in Psychology with emphasis on neuroscience and emotional processing. Injae is an expert on root-cause approach to chronic illnesses and is a pioneer...

Meet Christine Beal Dunst. Co-founder, EMBODY Wellness Company, a full service wellness and lifestyle concierge that partners with individual and corporate clients to create customized holistic wellness and nutrition programs. They are based in NYC, CT and the Hamptons and provide a holistic approach...