Tag Archives: Beauty

Entrepreneur Profile: Shana Schneider, FITWEEK


Fitness is an important part of any lifestyle. What most don’t know is that pursuing a fit and healthy lifestyle doesn’t have to be difficult, an inconvenience, or a challenge that you face alone. This month, we feature an interview with entrepreneur Shana Schneider of FitWeek. Her venture is working to connect individuals interested in starting their wellness journey with fitness options in their own city or town. The first FitWeek will be launch in New Haven this Fall, with special events and free demo sessions in everything from Zumba, to Pilates, and even Salsa dancing.

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Entrepreneur Profile: Katherine Yarbrough, Chic and Beautiful


After winning second place at Startup Weekend Stamford, Katherine Yarbrough stopped by Independent Software to share her thoughts on entrepreneurship, and her experiences as a local founder. Her venture, Chic and Beautiful, acknowledges that weight change is accompanied by the need for a new wardrobe, which can be pricy and discouraging for most women. By combining stress-free clothing exchange with a wellness community, Katherine encourages every woman to ‘be beautiful’!

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