Lauren Montelbano is a plant-based chef and holistic nutritionist with The Vibrant Veg, which offers cooking classes, nutrition coaching and whole-food plant-based meals, fresh-pressed juices and healthy desserts in Madison. “My business is an expression of everything I am passionate about.”
Fabulous People: Katie Soyka
Katie Soyka is the owner and photographer at Katie Soyka Photography and is the market manager for The KNOW Women in Milwaukee. “After photographing the amazing women leaders, creators and entrepreneurs in the inaugural Milwaukee KNOW Book, I was inspired to be more involved [with The KNOW Women].”
Fabulous People: Molly Moran
Molly Moran is the owner of five-year-old Table Wine in the Atwood neighborhood. “I wanted to create a space where people could learn about wine in an approachable way,” says Moran.
Fabulous People: Brian Gibson
Brian Gibson is the general manager at bartaco Hilldale, a restaurant serving up big, bright flavors with influences taken from cuisines all over the globe. “The vibe is a taco truck in the middle of beach party,” he says.
Fabulous People: Matt Raboin
Matt Raboin is the co-owner of Brix Cider, a hard cider business, farm-to-table restaurant, and purveyor of locally grown food and drink in Mount Horeb. To make the cider, Brix Cider sources apples from 25 small farms all within 70 miles of its production facility!
Fabulous People: John Weinstock
John Weinstock is the executive vice president of marketing for Middleton-based Springs Window Fashions, the second largest global manufacturer of custom window treatments under a range of brands, including Graber.
Fabulous People: Angela Quigley
Angela Quigley is the co-owner of Married In Milwaukee, a hyper-local, online wedding publication dedicated to connecting couples with Metro Milwaukee vendors. Quigley has even expanded into other markets with MarriedInPalmBeach.com and MarriedOrlando.com.
Fabulous People: Abby Dianne
Twisted Grounds is Madison’s brand-new neighborhood coffee shop and at the helm is owner Abby Dianne. (Read about our recent visit here.)
Fabulous People: Jeff Clark
Jeff Clark is the pawprietor (a k a store owner) of Madison-based EarthWise Pet, a pet boutique and groomer, along with his husband, Timothy. Learn about Jeff Clark…
Fabulous People: Jeanette Hurt
Jeanette Hurt is a Milwaukee-based writer and author of 14 books, with her most recent book being Wisconsin Cocktails. The just-launched book introduces a new generation of cocktails that offer a spin on standard concoctions. Learn about Jeanette Hurt…