Building Your Business, Fearless Females

October Fearless Female Finalists

Artsy’s October Fearless Female finalists come from a variety of backgrounds and across the nation. Read more about each empowering woman below.

Allison (Alli) Kasirer (Entrepreneur in Nutrition & Fertility) - FertileGirl. Alli is the founder of fertilegirl, a community and content hub changing the fertility conversation and empowering women to make healthy choices in pre-pregnancy, pregnancy, and postpartum. The company was born out of Alli's personal fertility journey, which she has shared publicly on social media, and now @fertilegirl is a channel that shares all different paths to parenthood. Alli and her team and work hard everyday to create a more robust resource platform for the community at large looking for prenatal and maternity support along their own journey

Amy Thureen (Professional Photographer, Minneapolis, MD) - [A.R.T.] Photography. Amy Thureen is an Artist, wife and, her favorite job, mom. Her love of photography began when she was just a little girl when her Grandfather introduced her to the craft at the age of 5. [A.R.T.] Photography, was inspired by Amy’s grandparents and their love story of 65+ years. Their goal is to capture memories and candid moments, and provide heirloom products their clients to cherish now and for future generations to come.Sarah Gupta (Professional Photographer, New York, NY) - Sarah Gupta Photography. Sarah Gupta is a professional photographer who works with Click and Company as a Mentor and Educator. She lives in Manhattan, NY with her husband, son, and many fur babies. Sarah is a natural light photographer who specializes in environmental lifestyle photography and portraiture with an artistic and fine art style. She tries to find emotion in all of her images and seeks out dramatic light when available. You can find her on instagram, @sarahkossakgupta, where she shares glimpses of her personal life.



Artsy Couture has long supported women in the creative industry. From professional photographers to business entrepreneurs, women-led businesses are a critical part of our world and Artsy wants to continue to show our support.