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Join us for our second installment of Meet the Makers: Make S**t Happen talk series.

Once again we have a packed panel of entrepreneurs, innovators, industry leaders, and biz magic makers who are ready to lay it all out for you, honestly and authentically.

Spend the evening surrounding yourself with people who will inspire you to level up no matter what you do for a living, meet and mingle with other attendees, and see for yourself why this new monthly series is getting so much buzz!

Panelists You’ll Meet & Learn From:


Bevin Prince:

Professional actress from Wilmington, North Carolina, best known for her role on the CW’s One Tree Hill. Since moving to New York City, Bevin has continued acting and transitioned into the world of fitness, as a senior instructor, a talent trainer, and instructor developer for SoulCycle. Following her passion of promoting balanced health, intentional living and inspired fitness, Bevin currently serves as an inspirational speaker as well as an ambassador for Lululemon. Bevin is the cohost of the podcast, “Be My Neighbor” which supports the elevation of humans through honest conversation. @bevinaprince

Tracy Matthews:

Chief Visionary Officer & Creative Director of Flourish and Thrive Academy and a nationally celebrated jewelry designer. Her jewelry and her story has been featured in InStyle, Elle, Us Weekly, Real Simple, Martha Stewart Weddings, Entrepreneur Women, and on the Today Show. She’s been interviewed on countless podcasts and programs including, American Fashion Podcast, EOFire, SoMoney and Creative Live. @tracymatthewsny

Kalyn Johnson:

Founder and creative force behind the signature paperie, Effie’s Paper :: Stationery & Whatnot. She is also the author of the cult classic, The BAP Handbook :: The Official Guide to the Black American Princess.

Jamie Hess:

TV personality and co-creator of the popular Instagram account, @NYCfitfam with her husband George. After getting engaged on the treadmills at Barry’s Bootcamp, the duo began documenting their adventures as a fit couple on social media. Today, they share tips on fitness, nutrition, mindfulness, and parenting and have been named one of the “7 Fittest Couples on Instagram” by Women’s Health.

Dr. Janelle Luk

The first female co-founder and owner of a fertility clinic in New York City. She’s also the medical director of her practice, Generation Next Fertility. A Chinese immigrant who came to the United States as child, she is known for breaking barriers in the world of IVF, her unique East meets West approach to medicine and her specialization in creating individualized fertility treatments based on each patient’s needs.

Aggie Burnett:

PR and brand strategist for beauty and wellness companies, dedicated to helping the underdog get noticed in a sea of lookalike brands. She is also the co-founder of Nomaterra Fragrances. She has been featured in publications such as Entrepreneur, Glamour, and BossBabe amongst others. @aggieburnett


Moderated/Hosted by:

Sabina Hitchen:

Founder of Sabinaknows.com, Small Biz PR Strategist & Educator

Janine Just:

Chief Connectologist of Janine Just, Inc.