Nicole M. Williams is an author, lifestyle blogger and podcaster, who is also a certified Bridal Consultant, a chocolate addict, love handwritten notes, and a good road trip. A native of  the Caribbean island Jamaica, Nicole migrated to New York City after graduating high school. Go Knicks!  Nicole graduated New York City College of Technology with an AAS in Fashion Marketing, and CUNY Brooklyn College with a BA in Communication with a concentration in Visual and Media studies.

Nicole worked in several roles: retail, client relations, operations, beauty & fashion, and realized that she always find fulfillment in helping to unearth other people’s awesome sauce and telling their stories.  In 2012, while pregnant with her second child, she took a plunge to work her blog (Nicole's Lifestyle Lounge) as a cornerstone her of business (Nicole Williams Collective) and has not look back since. Now she has released her book--BET ON YOURSELF: Life lessons to cultivate and create your own success, to inspire women to know their worth and lean into fear.

When she is not working on her blog, she is running around tasked with planning beautiful events and weddings for her clients. She also has a background in personal styling and makeup artistry, and a few personal clients who have stayed faithful throughout the years. An awesome day is her creating positive change in the world, so she uses her ‘Fabulously Fearless IRL’ initiative to empower women to lean into fear. In her downtime, you’ll usually find Nicole hanging with her two girls, the boo, and her 6-year old’s four imaginary friends.