Rachel Hollis is the founder of the popular lifestyle website TheChicSite, the tentpole of her Los Angeles-based company, Chic Media. At 27, she was named by Inc. Magazine as one of the “Top 30 Entrepreneurs under 30.” She began her career as an event planner and has designed and produced fabulous parties for many of Hollywood’s elite. Rachel is also the author of the bestselling women’s fiction series, The Girls, published by Lake Union Publishing. The series focuses on young women on different career paths, and includes the books Party Girl (2014), Sweet Girl (2015), and Smart Girl (2016). In addition, Rachel has written the cookbook, Upscale Downhome (2016), an irreverent collection of family recipes presented so beautifully you'd never know their lowbrow origins. She has been featured in People, InStyle, Cosmopolitan, and Entertainment Weekly, and appears as a lifestyle expert on The Rachel Ray Show and the Hallmark Channel.