Getting to do what you love? Providing for your loved ones? What does success mean to you? Below you’ll find perspectives from some of the city’s best and brightest.

Britten Traughber | Photographer, Performer, Producer

Helping others find their joy in the arts and providing outlets to be seen creatively is my greatest success as a culture creator and teacher. Being an artist long-term is hard- getting up everyday and making work is success. Taking time to contemplate new ideas and not make is success. Having a great project to work on and an even better idea in the pipeline is success! Read more>>

Sena Clark | CEO, Licensed Cosmetologist, Virgin Hair boutique & Salon Owner, Boy Mom, Entrepreneur

I would define success as self progression and feelings of accomplishment, while mastering skills of your craft. It’s not just about financial gain, but learning from the good and bad circumstances that will occur along your journey. Success is not stagnant, there’s no finishline. How I knew I was successful, I constantly was able to check off goals that I had set for myself. I saw growth within my business, but most importantly I saw growth within myself. With growth came new opportunities for my business which led me into success more & more. At that moment I knew then I was doing something right. Read more>>

Luis Fernando Núñez | BusinessOwner & 360 Success Coach

Success is often seen as only richness, financial achievements or by winning competition and stuff like that… What I’m working on is what I call a #360Success. -How’s your relationship with your family? -How do you speak to yourself everyday? -Do you have freedom of choice? -How does your body look? -Do you have enough money? -What do your friends talk about when you hang out? -How do you treat strangers? -Are you making an impact on the world? -Are you constantly pursuing goals and dreams? That’s a #360Success, an overall well balanced life that others see as a role model.
If you achieve that success, you will be able to maintain it for as long as you live. Read more>>