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otlight Why did you join the ASC? I wanted to make some new girlfriends since my interests have changed the older I have gotten. Favorite place in Atlanta? My favorite place is Piedmont Park. I love being outdoors and seeing the city skyline. What three things do you think of the most each day? I think about my company, health/happiness and food. What makes you laugh the most? My dog sure makes me laugh a lot. She has a very quirky personality and is always into mischief. Mutts are the best <3 Jaclyn Van Camp What song would you say best sums you up? Run the World (Girls)- Beyonce Jaclyn Van Camp is a 28-year-old that started Southern Grove Candles in the fall of 2014. Inspired by the timeless elegance of the South, she sought to create a stylish eco-friendly candle that would look great in anyone’s home. Handcrafted here in Georgia with domestically grown soy wax, a wood / cotton wick and phthalate-free fragrance oils; she developed a sustainable aromatic soy candle line. Purchase Jaclyn’s Candles Here! Never did she think that a little Pinterest hobby would turn into a profitable business. With over 25 store locations, her mission is to keep spreading the word about soy candles and growing her brand. What Jaclyn has learned from this journey so far is that passion and sheer determination can turn any idea into a reality. She encourages young women to pursue their dreams no matter how silly they may seem to some. When she is not hand pouring candles Jaclyn spends her time traveling and exploring new trendy spots around Atlanta. She is an avid tennis player, loves cooking, reading, hiking and attending ASC events with friends. Reveal | Summer 2016 23