When Jenni Kopelman was 5 years old, her parents took her to see her first Broadway show, and from that moment on she was smitten. “The story, the […]
Kent Bazemore, is rising–no, soaring–to great heights. His athletic prowess, easy-going personality and unselfish play have made him an Atlanta Hawks fan favorite.
Growing up in Kelford, North Carolina, a tiny town with a population of approximately 250, the 6-foot, 5-inch “Baze” was a self-professed “out of control young ’un.” His entourage was a group of 15 kids, aged elementary to high school, with whom he […]
Julian Reynolds is an artist to his core. “I love the path of creating something,” he says. The owner of Julian’s Cosmetics and Skincare in Brookhaven isn’t just a makeup artist, though. He studied visual and performing arts in […]
A sudden diagnosis at 25 would forever change the way Dr. Darria Long Gillespie viewed disease and the possibility of recovery.
During her intern year of residency in emergency medicine at Yale University School of Medicine and […]
When you think about heart disease, you might think of it as a man’s issue. But the truth is, it’s the No. 1 killer of women in the United States, causing one […]
Making others laugh is something Andrew Markle has always enjoyed, but he never imagined it would be his profession. With comedy gigs […]
On the surface, Danielle Mason Hosker, the creative force behind Mason Hosker, has enjoyed the kind of seemingly fast success aspiring fashion designers love to hate. Here’s the short version: Hosker began designing in late 2014, […]
SEVEN SHINING LOCAL TALENTS WHO ARE MAKING THEIR MARKS.
In the third installment of Buckhead’s Rising Stars, we meet seven locals sprung from various industries who are taking their careers and callings to the top. These over-achievers range from 27-year-old Atlanta Hawk Kent Bazemore, an indisputably talented NBA young-gun, to doctor, mother and media personality Darria Long Gillespie, who uses her Yale University Medical degree and […]
Three up-and-coming interior designers who are making waves.
Trained practically from birth under the top-shelf tutelage of her interior designer-mother, Margaret, 31-year-old Clary Bosbyshell certainly has the chops to make a mark of her own. “As a little girl, my mom brought me to ADAC and to all her clients’ homes. I remember weekends antiquing. She really nurtured and trained my eye at such a […]
Talk to funny lady Mia Jackson for five minutes and you might be surprised to learn that she spent years in corporate America. Not what you might expect from the 36-year-old sassy and hilarious comedian who is making her network prime time debut July 22 on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing.”
But like many comedians, the Sandy Springs resident took a long […]