Co-CEO & Co-Founder, Socialfly & The Entreprenista Podcast
Stephanie Cartin is Co-CEO and Co-Founder of Socialfly. A graduate of the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, Mrs. Cartin began her career in sales at Marriott International and Hilton Worldwide. Realizing the connection between social media and business growth, Mrs. Cartin decided to leave her career in sales in 2009 to utilize her digital media expertise in the business world. Combining her sales and marketing experience with her underlying passion for helping others succeed, Mrs. Cartin developed her first companies, Astar Interactive and Gabbaroo. In 2011, she co-founded Socialfly, a full service digital marketing and public relations company specializing in Hospitality, lifestyle, and entertainment companies. The Entreprenista Podcast: The Entreprenista Podcast is a weekly show featuring the stories of successful female founders and what it’s really like to run a business. Hosted by Stephanie Cartin & Courtney Spritzer, co-founders of Socialfly, a leading social media marketing agency, each episode goes beyond what you see on Instagram and into the nitty-gritty of growing and scaling a company effectively from women who’ve done it. Consider this the most fun business meeting you’ll ever have.
Divide and conquer new business proposals with my team.
Stay positive! No challenge is too big to overcome.
Drinking lots of water.
I used the Givz app to donate to the Tisch MS Research Center and the Baby Quest Foundation.
Focus on the positive and visualize the outcome you want!
Being able to go see a Broadway show at the last minute!
Favorite breakfast meal & restaurant?
Gluten free & dairy free muffins from By the Way Bakery on the Upper East Side.
What are you doing at:
6:00 AM – Just waking up and checking on emails.
10:00 AM – Meeting with members of the team to discuss priorities for the day.
12:00 PM – Favorite Lunch spot/meal?
I recently discovered Pure Kitchen and loved it. Everything on their menu looked amazing.
7:00 PM – Just getting home to relax with my husband and puppy!
11:00 PM – One last scroll through Instagram before going to bed.
What drink do you need to get through the day and at the end (and how many)? Water and decaf tea!
Most used App/Favorite Instagram Account? Instagram is my favorite app and my favorite account right now is Kindbody.
What should everyone try at least once? By the Way Bakery! You won’t be able to tell that these desserts are gluten and dairy free.
Where do you enjoy getting lost? Reruns of Fixer Upper