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IsokeMK is the Executive Editor of Empire Life Magazine and owner of Masani. From Detroit, now residing in metro DC, IsokeMK is a fashionable entrepreneur, with a love for all things fashion, business and marketing. @isokeMK on Instagam, Twitter and Facebook.

Cesley Burgess

Cesley is EmpireLifeMag.Com's Contributing Editor. She is a certified Empowerment Coach, as well as the Creator & Founder of Solace Services, LLC. Through Solace Services, Cesley guides women to their true voice — enabling them to live a life of purpose! Through her own personal experience, she also empowers Christian Singles to live their best lives NOW! You can follow Cesley on all social sites at: LifeCoachCes and track her motivational posts via the hashtag: #LCCes. For client or booking inquiries, please email:

Ashley W.

Ashley is a Brand Writer + Strategist running Sacred Rebel, her own development studio for female creative visionaries. You can learn more about her and Sacred Rebel, by exploring, or follower her on Instagram @sacredrebel

Asia H.

A creative at heart, Asia founded Empire Life Magazine and EmpireLifeMag.Com to fill a void in the media marketplace and serve the connection between creatives and entrepreneurship. Twitter & Instagram: @asiadoesit

Mallori S.

Mallori is a brand strategist and business and financial consultant, writer, and entrepreneur. When she's not out strengthening her connections in Chicago and Atlanta, she can be found on her blog, where she talks business, social issues, travel, her favorite books, women's issues, and educating on domestic violence and rape culture as it pertains to the black diaspora. She loves talking all things business development and financial education so if you need to chat on your small business or personal goals, meet her over on as well!

Kyshira Moffett

Kyshira Moffett, MBA is a millennial career and personal brand consultant. She is also the creator of, a careers, branding and lifestyle blog. She hosts a monthly Twitter chat, #HERmovement which features special guest experts on a variety of topics. Learn more by following her on Twitter, @Kyshira.

Corvet W.

Inventor, Actress, writer, seamstress. I am a member of the Chicago Inventors Organization and I do consulting for new inventors. Live Life Fearless.

Dana Sellers

Dana is a Business Growth and Development Consultant and the Founder of Gray Capital Solutions. Through Gray Capital Solutions, Dana provides consulting, strategy and coaching to help small businesses grow. You can learn more by exploring or follow @graycapsolns.

Brea T.

Former contributor.

Oluwaseyi Aladeselu

Chicago based Licensed professional makeup, nail artist and aesthetician. | Makeup • Skin • Nail • Artist | Beauty Consultant |Beauty Scribbler | Event Stylist | Style Curator | World Wanderer | Wine Connoisseur | Fempreneur |

Jackie Palmer

Former contributor.

Rachel S.

Former contributor.

Breian B

Breian S. Brockington is the multifaceted writer and designer behind Kurvy Etiquette (, a blog and plus size fashion label focused on all things beauty and body positive.

Besties MD

Dr. Gameli Dekayie-Amenu & Dr. Chantale Stephens-Archer are the co-founders of BestiesMD. As both best friends and physicians, they developed their company to provide medical information regarding women's health issues on relatable & sisterly level.

Maureen E.

TX Licensed Real Estate Agent and Founder of Nigerian based non profit, Echoes of a Kora; The African Elementary School Project. She is also the owner of @iamhermovement.

Raquelle Harris

Raquelle "Rocki" Harris enjoys turning her passion for media into her purpose. She is the founder/owner of Write Down To It, LLC writing and editing services where she ensures that what you write is right. You can find more of Rocki's literary gems online at Rolling Out Magazine,, For Harriet and Nia Magazine. Connect with Raquelle:

Shelley W.

Shelley West is a Certified Professional Life Coach and Owner of Trust the Journey Coaching. Shelley offers a space to grow and evolve, to gain clarity about your desires and purpose, and to be stretched and empowered to become who you desire to be. Find out more at

Michelle Goodin

Motivating women in here hustle, Michelle retired as a heartbreak kid, and became a heart healer. Through, she speaks to the everyday woman, to encourage and motivate them to have the life they desire. Michelle is a a certified life coach and author.'

Patty B.

Patricia Bogard is a marketing strategist, blogger, entrepreneur, and experience curator with a passion for breathing life into big ideas.

Crystal R.

Crystal Rankin resides in Detroit, MI and is a senior auditor at one of the Big 4 accounting firms. She is also an advocate for women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship as well as adolescent education in which she has volunteered in organizations within her community and firm. Crystal has a women’s empowerment initiative in the works so stay tuned!

Ashlee Marea

Ashlee Marea is a lover of all things fashion, style, and beauty. She shares easy to conquer DIY projects, style tips an trend advisories for the everyday budget-nista on her blog |connect: @ashleemarea

Kyra H.

Former contributor.

Amanda B.

Amanda Battles is the Founding Creative Director for Empire Life.

Monica W.

Former contributor.

Taylar Barrington

Taylar Barrington, MBA is a two-time FAMU alumna and serial entrepreneur that has garnered the attention of several national media outlets including Empire Life Magazine, Black Enterprise Magazine, BRAVA Magazine, Madison 360, InBusiness Magazine and several other local media outlets. Primarily for her knowledge and expertise in business building, branding and women in business. Taylar is the CEO of Maverick Hill, a tech company for millennial’s that opened its doors in 2014 as an e-Commerce store. The company serves as a launchpad for substantial tech brands for millennials to include FOAM, a donation based crowdfunding and financial literacy application for college students to be launched in 2017. Her previous brands include the UniversiTee Box, a campus care package for college girls.'

Sidjae Price

Sidjae Price is the CEO and Organizational Consultant of Priceless Planning. She helps busy entrepreneurs to plan and organize their businesses by plugging in systems, structures and strategy to get them focused, balance life and snatch results. She created Priceless Planning with a focus on designing business systems and life structures, which results in a plan of daily actionables, of what to do to stay focus on business, all while attending to matters of personal life. A standout feature of her services, allows clients to have at least a 30 day calendar plan for their business and life. For more business planning & organizing tips visit or follow @pricelessplanning


Former contributor.

Meredith Mobley

Meredith Mobley is the owner of Atlanta-based <a href="//">Thought Bubble Communications</a><em> and offers public relations, marketing and social media consulting. A ten-year veteran, she took a leap of faith in 2012 and branched out on her own to start her company. Since then, she has worked on campaigns for nationally and globally recognized brands. Follow her online through her blog a <em><a href="">EntrepreneHER </a>as well as on <a href="">Instagram</a>, <a href="">Twitter</a>and<a href=""><em>LinkedIn</em></a>.</em></em>

Danielle J.

Former contributor.'


Former contributor.

Melva Robertson

Melva Robertson is founder and owner of The Write Media Group, LLC. She is a 15 year experienced publicist, writer, and public relations professional, Robertson has extensive experience in corporate communications, mass media, entrepreneurship, writing and branding.'


Lana is a certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor based in Atlanta, GA. You can follow her on Instagram @LanaTrains.'