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inventor, entrepreneur,
author, podcaster, speaker

Kalika Yap is a thriving serial (concurrent) entrepreneur whose business include award-winning interactive design agency Citrus Studios, based in sunny Santa Monica, CA.; Luxe Link, the ultimate handbag accessory responsible for keeping women’s purses off the floor; and Orange & Bergamot, her latest startup venture offering community and digital solutions for female founders.

MEET KALIKA
Kalika Yap Company Citrus Studios

ceo

Her digital agency founded in 1999 in Santa Monica, California

Kalika Yap Company Orange and Bergamot

founder

Her branding agency & tribe
for
female founders

Kalika Yap Company The Waxing Company

founder

She launched Honolulu’s first upscale waxing salon Honolulu, HI

Kalika Yap Company Luxe Link

inventor

She invented and patented the original purse hook in Santa Monica, California

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PODCAST HOST

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Rated Top 7 Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Wonder, a podcast by Entrepreneurs’ Organization, places women entrepreneurs in conversation with those thought leaders who amaze, astonish and inspire. Each guest shares their own journey with entrepreneur and host, Kalika Yap, giving insight into the ordinary challenges of extraordinary people.

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CEO & INVENTOR

21 years experience
of #girlboss

A native of Honolulu, Hawaii, she started out working as a journalist for CNBC and Bloomberg after graduating from NYU. She loved the bustle of New York City, but traded it in for the West Coast. The move wasn’t an easy one – finding a journalism job in Los Angeles proved more difficult than in media capital New York. In love with California, she decided to make lemons out of lemonade.

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Press

She has been featured in multiple print and online publications, and has
appeared on podcasts and TV, as well as on panels at conferences and events.

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AUTHOR

Find Your Inner InfluenceHer to Work it, Own it, Bring it Now On Sale

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MOM & WIFE

“Ohana” means
family first

As devoted as she is to her businesses, Kalika’s family her husband Rodney and their two daughters, Malia and Kailani, is her greatest treasure and she loves spending her off time with them in their homes in Pacific Palisades, CA and Honolulu, HI.

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Say aloha!

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