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Women with Purpose

A Woman with Purpose: Paula Polito

A Woman with Purpose: Paula Polito

Women are more educated, more successful and more outspoken than ever. Yet many, in fact forty-eight percent, are still leaving...

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A Woman with Purpose: Naho Okamoto

A Woman with Purpose: Naho Okamoto

An elegant fusion of modern jewelry, unique materials and Japanese craftsmanship, that is what Naho Okamotoˈs passion is all about....

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A Woman with Purpose: Dame Stephanie Shirley CH

A Woman with Purpose: Dame Stephanie Shirley CH

“Who would have thought that programming the black box for the supersonic Concorde was done by a bunch of women...

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A Woman with Purpose: Indra Nooyi

A Woman with Purpose: Indra Nooyi

Akris Woman with Purpose, Indra Nooyi, has proven that with talent, hard work, and determination, you can make it to...

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A Woman with Purpose: Julie Kent

A Woman with Purpose: Julie Kent

How do you follow up a career as one of the most celebrated ballet dancers in the world? Become the...

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A Woman with Purpose: Darlene Boytell-Pérez

A Woman with Purpose: Darlene Boytell-Pérez

Women in the arts are still not seen and heard, and Darlene Boytell-Pérez is on a mission to change it....

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International Women’s Day 2022

International Women’s Day 2022

This International Women's Day, we celebrate with you and Akris Women with Purpose, Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, Amri Kibbler, Brita Fernandez...

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A Woman with Purpose: Vanessa Kingori

A Woman with Purpose: Vanessa Kingori

Vanessa Kingori knows all about the challenge women face in those hallowed spaces of boardrooms and power. Being a true...

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A Woman with Purpose: Carolina Müller-Möhl

A Woman with Purpose: Carolina Müller-Möhl

"Strong women lead to a strong society," says Carolina Müller-Möhl about the urgency of gender equality. The investor, philanthropist, and...

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A Woman with Purpose: Stephanie Nass

A Woman with Purpose: Stephanie Nass

Since being a child, Stephanie Nass has had one passion - cooking. Now she is on a mission to share...

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A Woman with Purpose: Jung Kwak

A Woman with Purpose: Jung Kwak

It started with a dream of becoming a pediatrician and finding an instrument that would help her along with studies...

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A Woman with Purpose: Brita Fernandez Schmidt

A Woman with Purpose: Brita Fernandez Schmidt

For as long as she can remember, Brita Fernandez Schmidt has been committed to making a difference. Her mission? To...

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A Woman with Purpose: Kaori Nakano

A Woman with Purpose: Kaori Nakano

From ancient Rome to modern-day fashion houses, there is not one topic in the history of fashion that Kaori Nakano...

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A Woman with Purpose: Fernanda Canales

A Woman with Purpose: Fernanda Canales

Fernanda Canales is one of Mexico's most respected architects, who is working in an industry where just three of the...

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A Woman with Purpose: Manuela Beer

A Woman with Purpose: Manuela Beer

Manuela Beer is a passionate fashion connoisseur. Even in her youth, she was inspired by international fashion magazines, drew her...

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A Woman with Purpose: Stacey D. Stewart

A Woman with Purpose: Stacey D. Stewart

Stacey D. Stewart is one such woman with purpose who advocates to support other women, showing that individuals can have...

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A Woman with Purpose: Amri Kibbler

A Woman with Purpose: Amri Kibbler

Amri Kibbler knows all about the challenges working mothers face, and the community it needs to engage, support and empower...

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A Woman with Purpose: Marie de France

A Woman with Purpose: Marie de France

At Akris, we love to celebrate Women with Purpose who create space for a better living. As a partner architect...

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