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Here are a few events where you are likely to meet other Ambassadors for Change.

Yelp Chicago Community Connection For Business Leaders & Marketers - This event is a free, private party at Yelp's Midwest headquarters for local business owners, managers, and marketers - Wed, March 8, 2017 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST More Information

Women Entrepreneurs and Tech Startups in Creative Industries Networking Event - This event is an afternoon of networking with inspiring and motivating women in tech - Wed, March 29, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM CST More Information

WSGR Entrepreneur Bootcamp 2017 - This event is an exclusive half-day program designed for those in the process of – or considering – starting a new venture. Get practical information on the legal and business issues facing today’s entrepreneurs - Sat, April 22, 2017 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM CST More Information

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Laura Franco

Laura Franco is a professional makeup artist, instructor and beauty expert in Chicago . She currently teaches Makeup Artistry courses at London Eyes International Makeup Academy and helps her personal clients become their own makeup experts and enhance their individual style.

Ukrainian-born, Laura has been tuning her eye for beauty for over two decades. She graduated from The Institute of Art in Kiev and refined her skills as a makeup artist internationally before moving to Chicago . Laura’s talents have taken her to work in San Francisco , New York , as well as Berlin , Prague and Moscow.

“I believe that makeup is a reflection of our individual taste and style. Every woman can use makeup to bring out her best features. Makeup creates a polished finish, even if it’s just mascara, blush and lip gloss. Using the right products and techniques makes achieving the desired result easy. Putting a woman’s best face forward boosts her confidence, which allows her to achieve her goals.” says Laura. Laura’s repertoire includes airbrushing and a variety of makeup styles; she has experience in the worlds of media, entertainment and advertising. Laura has superior knowledge of numerous makeup and skin care lines and always recommends the appropriate products for each individual client.

“I am delighted to join The Image Studios team and use my knowledge and passion for beauty toward our client transformations. I am proud to be a part of the exciting and fun experience where clients learn how to utilize and accentuate their unique features in a way that enhances their lives. “