You love us, and we love you.
That’s how this works.
The dream doesn’t need to be 100% clear, but it does need to make us all jump out of bed every morning.
If it’s real, we’ll feel it. If it’s true, we’ll do it.
We are the sum of our choices, actions, experiences. They should add up to something
Blood, sweat, tears. REPEAT. If you can lay it all on the table a hundred times over and still remain standing, it’s a good sign.
Excellence doesn’t come easy, but staying positive moves us forward.
Chantel and Monina are Managing Partners in SLAQR Society. Based on 30 years of friendship and a combined 20 years of building separate businesses, they identified their greatest career fulfillment thus far, has been inspiring and helping others realize their goals and dreams.
With Monina based in Kailua, HI and Chantel based in Sag Harbor, NY, their shared values and combined experience and resources bring forth an unparalleled growth model for Creators and their ventures to thrive.
Our Creators learn where their businesses need to be buttoned up, when to scale, how to prepare for the next opportunity, and why to have fun.
This is step one in helping us understand the needs of Creators, like you, who are looking to do what they love, while making a living in an authentic and meaningful way.
Please take all the time and space you need to answer the questions that follow.
“I’ve seen too many talented Creators end their entrepreneurial journey early because they weren’t lucky enough to have the right resources at the right time. They didn’t have a sounding board, partner, or mentor to combine left brain with right brain thinking.”
As an Indie Creative turned Creative Entrepreneur, my passion lies in unlocking ideas, connecting dots, creating present and future frameworks for success, and building teams that are genuinely happy with the day to day and taken care of from year to year. My mission with SLAQR Society is to offer Founders sustainable paths to executing big dreams, while providing opportunities to develop a balanced mindset of ambitiousness and well-being.
I believe our magic lies in meticulous curation and the unique cultivation of points of view. I value the long game, thoughtful execution, raw talent, hidden gems, working incredibly smart, and having fun along the way. I invest in every Creator in Society. Call me with what keeps you up at night, because chances are I’ve been there and if I can’t solve your issue, I will find someone who can.
“I am a builder at heart and have found that my happiness is fueled by helping others flourish at every stage of their journey.”
In gaining my expertise in fashion, retail, building community and running venture backed businesses at scale, what has truly inspired me and brought me the most joy has been working with passionate and talented Creators to help them realize their dreams. My mission with SLAQR Society is to create meaningful relationships, build working systems, identify and implement synergies, facilitate learning, and build WOW experiences through all stages of growth.
I value planting seeds and nurturing them, focusing on building a healthy foundation for Creators to flourish. We are here for the sunny and rainy days and tend to each unique phase of growth. We are interested in the bare soil, making it rich, and cultivating it well. We achieve big goals through all of the tiny choices that get us there.
NOTO Botanics is a natural, multi-use beauty and wellness company focusing on minimalist, high performing, and organic essentials. Founder, Gloria Noto, understands the beauty industry well due to her extensive and intimate experience as a makeup artist in fashion and entertainment. Seeing all too clearly how the majority of products are cocktails of chemicals, pollutants and fillers, Gloria sought out to create a solution by developing products that reflected the changes she wanted to see. This change is not only in ingredients, it is also in the visual identity of what wellness and inclusivity look like in the beauty and wellness space.
Gloria believes that living well should not only be a privilege, it is a right.
Striving to make the highest quality products that are minimal and diverse in function, price, and inclusive of every body and every walk of life - with a philanthropic and activist based edge. NOTO believes in creating change through identity and what we support.
SLAQR Society loves NOTO’s mission and believes in Gloria’s current and future ability to execute her vision. What she and her team needed were clear markers, systems, and a host of other components to position NOTO for healthy and sustainable growth.