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Dynamic Women of Houston
November 15, 2016
John Hardy partnered with Houston Magazine to honor the 2016 Dynamic Women of Houston.
These Dynamic Women of Houston are leaders in their field and exemplify the powerful, dramatic and inspiring ethos of our brand. We are honored to have hosted these leaders of our community at John Hardy's Houston Boutique. See the distinctive John Hardy jewelry they have selected to compliment their professions and styles.
Beatriz Trillos Ballerini
Attorney and Founder, Trillos-Ballerini Law Firm
Beatriz emigrated with her family from Columbia, South America to the United States at the age of four, and she credits her parents’ work ethic as her inspiration to earn a law degree. Today, the Trillos-Ballerini firm, which she founded, specializes in the field of employment-based immigration. Beatriz believes in empowering young women to pursue their dreams, and to achieve them with confidence.
Donna isn’t afraid of change and always embraces a challenge, particularly when she’s working hard for what she’s passionate about. After studying at the Sorbonne in France, Donna become a French teacher in Dallas, and went on to open the Neuhoff Galleries, which specializes in French paintings. Philanthropy became a new kind art form to her, and after moving to Houston, she joined the American Hospital of Paris Foundation. Today, Donna is involved with many causes that merge her love of Parisian and Texan culture.
Owner, Carpe Diem PR
Tiffany’s unique PR approach begins with only representing products and services that she passionately believes in. This strategy proved enormously successful to her over the course of her thirteen years in the business: Her clients have enjoyed continued success, thanks to her innovative public relations and marketing campaigns. A believer in true collaboration, Tiffany considers herself a member of her clients’ teams, and has represented an array of clients in industries ranging from health and beauty to finance and technology.
Founder and Medical Director, SGK Plastic Surgery
Dr. Kim’s plastic surgery practice philosophy revolves around extraordinary personal care: It’s her belief that a surgeon’s recommendations and procedures must be tailored specifically to each patient’s individual needs. After graduating with honors from Yale, Dr. Kim completed her plastic surgery training in New York City, honing her skills among international leaders in the field. Today, Dr. Kim performs her surgeries on-site at her boutique practice, SGK Plastic Surgery, which is run with the continued safety, privacy, and comfort of her patients in mind.
Owner, The Citadel
After moving from India to the United States to attend college, Sahiba earned a PhD. in Finance and went on to work in Wall Street. Before long, it became clear that she needed to create her own path and become an entrepreneur. As the owner of Houston’s up-and-coming special events venue the Citadel, Sahiba flexes her “jake of all trades” business acumen to plan and execute private, luxurious events that make a statement for her clients.
Dr. Lynette Crouse
Owner, Precise Dental of Houston
At her Houston practice, Dr. Crouse is devoted to offering a level of dental care that goes beyond a bi-annual checkup. Due to her specialty in sports dentistry—honed over nearly two decades of practice—she has treated a wide range of Olympic and professional athletes from the NBA, WNBA, and UFC in her dental chair. On any given weekend, you may find her in high heels standing cage-side at an MMA fight, checking to make sure her fighters are wearing their mouthguards correctly.