Caribbrunch was created to introduce participants to the authenticity of Caribbean food. The Caribbean is partly known for its spices and unique methods of food preparation. Cultureign aims to give you a taste (pun intended) of the delights us Caribbean folks enjoy on a daily basis. Along with the fine cuisine, attendees will get the opportunity to engage in panel discussions on popular topics in today's society, sip & shop with our Caribbean owned brands and network to further build the bond.
Gallery CARIBBRUNCH 2018
Monique is a wife & mother who started her journey to "moguldom" in 2013 by creating Mielle Organics. Monique was and still is a Registered Nurse, she used this knowledge to develop organic products that will nourish and protect our hair. Mrs Rodriguez will be sharing her story and give tips on how you too can turn your passion into profit.
Angela Simmons is the daughter of the legendary Rev. Run, of Run-DMC. Simmons impacts her generation through her activism, creativity, and entrepreneurial spirit. Angela serves as a motivator through her online presence and recently started an exercise app called "Built Not Bought" encouraging women to workout and a healthier version of themselves.
Vivian Kaye is the Founder and CEO of KinkyCurlyYaki. KinkyCurlyYaki is the premier provider of textured hair extensions designed to blend perfectly with kinky, curly, and coarse hair textures. KinkyCurlyYaki was one of the first companies to make hair extensions for textured hair. KinkyCurlyYaki is Vivian's second successful business and her first in the beauty industry. She initially launched the business as a side hustle but has been able to turn it into a 7 figure company and she is ready to talk about how she did it.
The Millennial Panel
Dr. Andrea Alexander more affectionately known as @paging.dr.dre on social media is the literal definition of beauty and brains. Dr. Andrea is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority incorporated, she is also a OB/GYN Resident in Houston, Texas. Andrea uses her social media influence to educate women on how to style and care for their hair as well as offer career advice to aspiring Doctors.
Jessica Woo's comedic spirit garnered thousands of fans across the world. Her ability to see the humor in everything caused her to laugh her way into our hearts. Jessica is currently a host for the popular tv station BET, she also host various stand up comedy appearances all over the world. Jessie as she is more affectionately recognized, uses her platform to motivate everyone to follow their dreams and never give up by sharing her story.