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Leak Awards 2017 Nominees and Honorees

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Leak Awards 2017 Nominees and Honorees

Vote now through February 10th at 11:59pm. Thank you for helping decide on Indy's Favorites over the past year in the categories below! Leak Awards 2017 presented by Jack Daniels Honey will be held February 19, 2017 at Limelight!

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The Future is Lit: Worm, DJ Mef

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The Future is Lit: Worm, DJ Mef

If we are not actively preparing the next generation to have the torch passed to them, we are extinguishing the flame on our future. While making a way for ourselves we have to be simultaneously creating a way for others that will stand the test of time. This way our kids have something to look forward to and a legacy to build upon. How did you decide that you wanted to make parties and concerts your career? Worm: It was an early decision, but it wasn’t planned. The first party I had was after a rivalry Broad Ripple vs Arlington...

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365 Entrepreneur: @ItsMe_AMH

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365 Entrepreneur: @ItsMe_AMH

    Business: Animation Art Studio Owner Name: Amber Michelle Harper, better known as AMH. Piercing Specialist. Business Operation Time: 3.5 years Purpose: Providing body piercings, tattoos and consultations to clients.   What inspired you to start your business?Creativity and individuality inspired me to be a piercing specialist. I love the uniqueness and individual representation that the diversity of jewelry and different piercings give people. And I love being able to be the one creating that. What are some of your keys to starting a successful business?Persistence, innovation, and HARD WORK. People make the mistake of thinking that working for...

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365 Entrepreneur: @MakeupByKie

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365 Entrepreneur: @MakeupByKie

Business: Makeup by Kie Owner Name: Kiera Shannon, Makeup Artist Business Operation Time: 4 years.   Purpose: Enhance what is already beautiful and create a loyal business relationship with clients. What inspired you to start your business?I have a passion for art and creating art. I’ve always enjoyed working with my hands and creating things. What are some of your keys to starting a successful business?Be able to accept, “No” but never allow that to stop you or your time, energy, mind and money. Have faith. Success doesn’t come easy and it gets difficult at times. Just know that whatever...

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365 Entrepreneur: @Lashed_By_Leronica

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365 Entrepreneur: @Lashed_By_Leronica

Business: Lashed By Leronica Owner Name: Leronica McDowell , Licensed Esthetician Business Operation Time: 3 years.   Purpose: Providing eyelash extensions and eyelash extension training. What inspired you to start your business?I prefer to work for myself. Every job that I have worked made me realize that I wanted more for myself. What are some of your keys to starting a successful business?Never give up and keep faith. As cliché as it sounds, it is SO important. What were some of the obstacles that you have overcome?Myself. In the beginning, I didn’t feel as if I were good enough. What...

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