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About Hunter Harris

Resident Twitter bird, Instagram hound, and article junkie, Hunter is the Social Media Intern of the Her Agenda team. An undergrad at a Boston-based school, she's an aspiring journo with a computer full of copiously organized resume drafts and 90's hip hop anthems. Think of her as the girl with glasses that obsesses just as much over banks too big to fail as she does the state of Beyonce's once-flowing mane.

RECAP: #HerCatch22 Twitter Chat

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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WATCH: Beyonce Explains Her Surprise Album, Success, and “The Beauty of Imperfection”

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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Link List: Stories From Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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Link List: Stories Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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Announcing the #EmbodyTheMotto Contest Winners!

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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Link List: Stories Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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CONTEST: #EmbodyTheMotto

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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Link List: Stories Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

By combining beauty with technology, Melody McCloskey is empowering stylists everywhere with the right business tools. As the co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, an online marketplace for beauty and wellness services, Melody is working to change the beauty industry. In 2009, a … Read More

In an industry traditionally dominated by men, Laureen E. Seeger has found a way to make her presence felt as both a powerful business executive and as a woman. Currently serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at American Express, … Read More

The very first time I met Candice, we were introduced by the founder of Her Agenda, Nesha, at a brunch where they were both being honored. I was instantly won over by her contagious personality, which is full of excitement, knowledge and … Read More

It’s been five years since Julie Greenbaum started her non-profit organization, F*ck Cancer. It all started with a simple desire to raise money for the cause and bring people together during a difficult part of her life—losing her mother to … Read More

The fight for equality for women has been a long and tumultuous battle. From the suffrage movement of the early 20th century to the current battle for equal pay for equal work. The movement has achieved many victories yet there are … Read More

From the moment I got on the phone with Anjula Acharia-Bath, she was never at a loss for words. I was a little shocked. People, in general, respond differently to phone calls with people they, just, don’t know. But Anjula … Read More

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

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