The heart of our mission at the BostonVoyager is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Boston’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool. Check out the rising stars from South Boston and surrounding areas below.
Catelyn Johnson and Talia Lefton
We were two recent college grads who just realized that we would probably never again have access to the space, equipment, and community in our respective programs, and so it was true for everyone we graduated with, and everyone who graduated before us. Every single one of us would have to find or afford and house enormous pieces of equipment like looms, long arm quilters, board sheers, just to name a few. Read more>>
In 1996 after 18 years working in the legal field as a court stenographer I found myself having to leave the profession due to “repetitive stress syndrome” that was causing chronic pain and fatigue in my neck, back and arms. In 1999 I took my first ocean cruise, Boston to Bermuda. Read more>>
I have always been an artist, expressing my art through music, hair, makeup and the healing arts. My heritage is combination of ancestry and cultures (Italian, French, Egyptian, with my ancient family history going back to the Phoenicians and South East Asia). Read more>>
After graduating from Babson College in Wellesley MA with a degree in Business Management, I started working on downtown Boston and realized that I wanted to start my own company. After all Babson College is known for Entrepreneurship and I already knew how to write well, put together a website, how to run a business in terms of operations and finances and if course to do some marketing. Read more>>