F*ck Up Level Up

F*ck Up Level Up is here!


Ever think to yourself, "wow, I want to do what they're doing," or "I bet working for myself would be easier than working for a company... I'd be happier," or "if I had (fill in the blank) I'd go out on my own"?


As with all things in life, entrepreneurship has pros and cons to it. Join us on Wednesday, January 27th as our featured speakers talk about the good, the bad, and the f*cking ugly moments of entrepreneurship.


The event is FREE to attend, RSVP for the link.


Come laugh, cry, be inspired, and hear our panelists discuss their entrepreneurial f*ck ups, lessons learned, and how they are crushing it today. This event is hosted by Ohavia Phillips and recorded by The Queen City Podcast network and Balto Creative Media


Ohavia Phillips
Hailing from Charlotte, NC, by way of Brooklyn, NY, Ohavia ("Oh") Phillips, is one of a kind! Her charisma, infectious personality, & warmth make her a favorite in any circle. Ohavia is a successful media personality and emcee around the city of Charlotte and a thriving talk show host of her OWN show, The Oh Show. Ohavia has been named Influencer of Charlotte, Media Maven of Charlotte and has been highlighted on many multimedia platforms from social media, to television and print! When her hand is not on the microphone, it’s on her books! Ohavia is currently pursuing her doctorate in business administration with a focus in organizational management! She says the degree is for the bigger picture of being able to teach the next generation how to leverage their gift in media. Ohavia says she loves Charlotte and connecting with OHMAZING and impactful individuals to impact communities. Her slogan is: I’m ready to serve. And she does just that!

Tierany Griffin-Purdie
Tierany is a copywriter, vision strategist, and executive creative who thrives at the intersection of communication, empowerment, and digital media. Through her brand, Suite Spot Communications Boutique, she specializes in helping female industry disruptors find their brand voice through a combination of copy and coaching. Over the years, she has worked with numerous clients including the Human Rights Campaign, and Southern Noir Weddings, a resource of southern inspiration for brides of color. Her work has been featured in various local and national outlets, including Bustle, Madame Noire, and Sheen Magazine, and she is an advocate for partnerships that drive collaboration in her communities.

Brittany Canaski
Brittany is the founder of Hello Velocity where she helps ambitious millennials get unstuck now to avoid the midlife crisis later. She is so passionate about this work because she also recently came out of her quarter life crisis which started one day by her waking up and realizing she wasn't excited by her perfect-on-paper life. When she isn’t coaching or leading workshops, you can find her doing yoga, learning something new (Spanish and piano), or cuddling with her cat and dog at home.

Gianna Spriggs
Gianna is a classically trained chef and naturally gifted healer. As she grew up, she realized that not everyone honors the beauty of the traditions and energetic healing practices that science is just starting to validate. As co-owner of her family business Curio, Craft & Conjure, located in the heart of Charlotte’s art district – she helps expand awareness of spiritual traditions, cultural practices, and healing modalities. She is the resident Curandera and owner of Curio Curandera LLC, offering Limpiezas (energy clearings), sharing wisdom, providing Earth Divination Readings and creating handcrafted ritual products that are available in store and on-line.