Month: September 2019

Madhavi Nawana Parker

Australian Madhavi Nawana Parker Embraces A Life of Service

Madhavi Nawana Parker has come a long way from her Sri Lankan roots and has founded Positive Minds Australia, a company that helps young people develop their sense of belonging and connection…

SEEMA entrepreneur successful

The 4Ps that make every SEEMA entrepreneur successful

This week we celebrate the achievements of Indian women entrepreneurs. Since SEEMA launched, we have featured nearly 20 women entrepreneurs who have founded companies in diverse disciplines—from fashion and food to tech…

Padma Lakshmi

A woman of many talents, Padma Lakshmi is unstoppable

Padma Lakshmi is a trailblazer, a woman of many talents, who’s found fame by being the best at whatever she does. She was born in Chennai, India, and came to the US…

Ritu Beri

Legendary Indian Designer Ritu Beri continues to redefine fashion

Layers of stripes. Electric colors. Intricate embroidery and buttons. Ritu Beri’s gorgeous designs take details from traditional Indian styles and translate them into the modern day, appealing to international celebrities. Her designs…

woman can make the clothes

A woman can make the clothes

Every so often, something sensational happens that changes the fashion landscape forever.  Almost 20 years ago, that moment was created by Jennifer Lopez when she wore a jaw-dropping green dress that was…

Breaking Glass Ceilings

Breaking Glass Ceilings

In 1839, French feminist and author George Sand wrote a play called Gabriel, in which she describes what happens to her heroine’s dreams of soaring with wings, like a female Icarus, as she tries to…