WE HAVE SELECTED CHARACTERS WHO:
PLACE STRONG VALUE ON THEIR CREATIVE PROCESS
SUPPORT A GENUINE, CURRENT, & DEDICATED FAN-BASE
PROMOTE RELATABLE, INSPIRING, AND POSITIVE PHILOSOPHIES
ELISKA PODZIMOVA: ANIMATOR
Eliska Podzimkova is an illustrator, known on Instagram as @animateny, who adds illustrations to various photos of New York. Her creativity doesn't end with her art, as her approach to spending helps her thrive in her passions.
MELA MURDER: DANCER
Mela Murder is a dancer and performer who has accompanied the likes of Major Lazer and Mother Brother. The life of a dancer can be fast, and unpredictable, so choreography is key. Whether she's working, or twerking, when the bass drops, she makes sure her bank account doesn't.
LANDON MORGAN: TATTOO ARTIST & ILLUSTRATOR
Landon Morgan is an artist, specializing primarily in tattoos, whose illustrations balance simplicity and complexity. The beauty of his craft is permanent, but thankfully the pain is not. And when it comes to money, he keeps things careful and precise.
Kyle Black: SURFBOARD CRAFTSMAN
Kyle Black is a surfer and craftsman who designs and sells hand-made custom surf boards. As the owner of Brooklyn Surf Co., his balance of personal and business economics are creatively parallel to his innovative board shapes, and commitment to sustainability.
(not a huge online following, but creates surf boards for some of the best surfers in the world)
Kristen Walker & Jay Chen: RESTAURATEURs
Kristin Walker and Jay Chan are co-owners of Fancy Nancy, an eatery that offers healthy American fare. Dedicated to their customers and cuisine, they compete in one of the most saturate industries in NYC. When they aren't cooking up ways to dish out excellent and affordable cuisine, they are perfecting their recipe for keeping dough in their pockets.