Ron is the master of all things bike at WheelNuts.
Vanessa owns UnWined and is known for her exceptional selection of exceptional wines.
Emma own the Happy Tart in Del Ray.  The Happy Tart is a gluten-free bakery (YEA!) and the only place I can go for baked goods. 
Jeff is a partner in Taqueria Poblano - the best Mexican eatery in Alexandria.
Pam Boteler is a world class sprint canoeist and has a closet full of gold medals to prove it.  Plus she is an absolute sweetheart.