Monet L. Duke – Attorney, Entrepreneur, and Contributing Writer

Monet L. Duke is an attorney and entrepreneur. She began her career at a large law firm in her hometown of Louisville, KY. She then moved into the financial services industry, and spent 9 years working as an in-house compliance officer, consultant, and regulator. While employed full-time, Monet launched Urbanly Chic, a trendy women’s clothing and accessories brand. She eventually opened a pop-up storefront at a suburban Chicago mall, and decided to leave her corporate job. 

Following the success of her first pop-up, she relocated to Los Angeles, CA from Chicago, IL, to open a storefront at the iconic Beverly Center in Beverly Hills, CA.  During her time there, she cultivated celebrity clientele, and formed relationships with women from around the world.  She now resides in Atlanta, GA, and is working to expand her brand to other markets throughout the U.S. and beyond.