Name Kelly Shatat
Occupation Founder and CEO of Moon and Lola
Describe your style in 3 words Happy, Colorful, and On-Trend (when I am not dressed in black head-to-toe like Johnny Cash)
What do you collect Ceramic animals and fun iPhone cases that show my mood for the day!
A book you’ve read more than once The 5 love languages… It helps with all your relationships. Customers, your team, your family. Simple brilliance is why I love it!
Your favorite 3 things in your house My white leather sofa, my bed and my handbag collection.
One piece of advice you’d give an aspiring entrepreneur Don’t do it. Just Kidding! Stay curious and celebrate the small and big wins!
What’s the most important thing you’ve learned this year Live in the moment!
What would people be surprised to learn about you I am obsessed with rap and rap videos. I love to note the nuances and trends they have in common.
What would you save in a fire Mr. Monogram and My Macbook Air
What’s really important to you right now Family, industry friends and the people that work with me! They have become my extended family and I want to them to know that!
The farthest you have been from home Hong Kong
Impromptu talent show – how do you win Jokes, people laugh at what I say a lot so I must be funny but I’m really not trying to be. I just have no filter!
If you were a boxer, what song would you walk out to Lose Yourself by Eminem
What surprises you about Raleigh All that it has to offer! I am actually one of the few born here in Rex hospital and have seen Raleigh grow so much! I feel like we live in the perfect size city! We have great restaurants, shopping, art and culture and have not lost the sweet simplicity of the south!
Two things you love about your job Making people happy and getting to be creative everyday!