I help extraordinary thinkers & innovators turn their “someday” side gigs into global empires and work with start-ups, international organizations, cultural institutions and creative entrepreneurs to get things done. Learn more about what I do and why I do it.
Helping others GROW
Group sessions for entrepreneurs, international organizations, cultural institutions, creatives, corporate moguls and young people ready to get things done.
Made From Cloth
Collaborative learning and mentoring spaces to support fashion designers in growing sustainable brands – ecologically, ethically and economically. www.madefromcloth.com
Young Art Collector
A journal highlighting the journeys of artists and collectors, and their role in supporting an inclusive and lucrative global art community. www.youngartcollector.com
Okello Supply Co.
Small batch favorites and little known discoveries selected by guest purveyors – launching soon.
A multi-purpose life
“So you are a writer?” I met someone new and instead of the typical “So what do you do?” He flipped the question a bit and gave me an identity that he wanted to confirm.
Some days you just need a coconut in your life
For the past three mornings I have been waking up to what feels like a guilty pleasure – my morning smoothie!
Sometimes I design beautiful things #1
When I say I'm an overachiever it's because I do many different things and take care to make sure I always do my best.
Sometimes I write about art: Omar Victor Diop’s Project Diaspora
Writing for his new body of work "Project Diaspora"
Empire building in Senegal
"From Hobby to Global Brand: Building your business empire like a BOSS" hits in Senegal during Global Entrepreneurship Week, 14-24 November.
Five reasons why I decided to do a “live” website redesign
Today I made the decision to make my website redesign live – even though it’s a long way from “finished”.
Shift & Seika: Grand Cherokee
I have become such a big fan of these sisters from Senegal. Their music is chameleon-like, changing genres with each song, but still drawing you in with ease.