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Design & Merchandising Alum Recognized Among Forbes 30 Under 30 for 2023

Gregory LaVecchia and Mari Llewellyn Forbes 30 Under 30

December 1, 2022

Drexel Design & Merchandising alumna Mari Llewellyn (’18), along with husband and LeBow College of Business graduate Gregory LaVecchia (’18), were recognized in the Social Media category of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list for 2023. This category acknowledges the people, forces and companies shaping the creator economy.

Mari built an online following of more than 2 million by documenting her physical and mental health journey. She and Gregory have since co-founded Bloom Nutrition, which offers tasty, high-quality health supplements aimed at helping women reach their fitness goals. Bloom Nutrition's greens powder can be found on shelves in Target stores across the country.

In addition to serving as co-founder and president of Bloom Nutrition, Mari is president of Mari Fitness, which is home to a successful YouTube channel and app offering fitness, nutrition, and wellness resources.