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JIM

COONEY

September 23, 2020

AWARD-WINNER DIRECTOR, CHOREOGRAPHER & EDUCATOR

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ALEX

SVOBODA

September 16, 2020

FOUNDER OF freedomDANCE

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SHERRY

ZUNKER

August 26, 2020

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, CHOREOGRAPHER, THEATER DIRECTOR, CREATIVE DIRECTOR & FOUNDER OF BEMOVED® DANCE

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September 9, 2020

FOUNDER AND CEO OF 

CHICAGO DANCE THERAPY

ERICA

HORNTHAL

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KATE

JABLONSKI

August 19, 2020

OWNER & ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF

BEYOND WORDS DANCE COMPANY,

THE KATE JABLONSKI STATEMENT &

CAMP KATE

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KELLY

MARYANSKI

September 2, 2020

DANCER, AERIALIST, CHOREOGRAPHER, SINGER, MUSICIAN, ACTOR &

FREELANCE ILLISTRATOR 

ABOUT

Podcast for People on the Move

This series of interviews is geared towards people who are interested in dance, yoga, gyro-tonics, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, owning their own business, entrepreneurs, etc.!

About the Host

ALEKSANDRA Y. EFIMOVA

Aleksandra Efimova is CEO of RP Group International, which she founded in 1998 and grew into a premier brand of footwear, apparel, accessories and wellness products. 

 

She is an entrepreneur and leader with extensive experience in developing collaboration among individuals and organizations throughout the business, non-profit, governmental and educational sectors. She holds an executive diploma from Harvard Business School, has appeared on the Inc. 5000 List, was an EY Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist in 2017, and has been featured in many publications including Forbes Women, Bloomberg Newsweek, NBC Chicago, and Crain’s Detroit Business.

Ms. Efimova organizes, hosts and speaks at events related to entrepreneurship, women’s leadership, international relations and the arts. She has served on the boards of multiple organizations and led delegations on overseas trips. Ms. Efimova is also a mentor, business coach and consultant to entrepreneurs, students and athletes in transition.

She is known for sharing her tremendous positive energy, passion, accountability and results orientation as a motivator and team-builder.