VERTIKAL Life Magazine’s Mission is to, “Uplift, Educate, and Inspire Social Change, in our Local Neighborhood for the Betterment of our Global Community.” by introducing and sharing the stories of Creative and Innovative Individuals that are not normally featured in mainstream media that aspire to change their world and the world around them by uplifting and empowering people.








WOMEN ON THE RISE – Inspiring women to overcome the barriers to their success by hearing conversations from other women who have faced their challenges, of pursuing their passions.

SHE’S MORE NETWORK – Creating opportunities for teen girls worldwide by developing their talents in Writing, Broadcast Journalism, and Media and creating a radio program where they can share their ideas, lives, and visions with girls their age worldwide.

A TASTE OF INK LIVE – Promoting Authors, and Encouraging New Authors That dream of changing the world with their words? A Taste Of Ink shares their stories, and best practices to help you find your voice and achieve publication.

VERTIKAL VIRTUAL PASSPORT – Travel is a great teacher and if you are willing to take action to gain new perspectives about diverse people worldwide. Not only can an international experience challenge you to break down your barriers it can expand your business knowledge and open your creative possibilities.

DISCOVERY – Let us introduce you to some of the brightest Musicians worldwide. Not only will you find how music can be an ambassador to learning about other people and countries that inspire them and their music.


Acting with Integrity – Being honest with yourself and others, and living a life that is aligned with your moral principles, not just liberty.

Embracing Diversity – Actively cultivating an environment that reflects the diversity of our community, board, staff, volunteers, visitors, and vendors. Valuing and encouraging diverse ideas from many sources that result in a more well-rounded magazine , but more importantly, in a shared experience of feeling valued and respected.

Continually Learning – Learning from every experience is our commitment to continue to provide you with the information, creating a culture of feedback that is supported with the time and resources to provide reflection and mindfulness necessary for growth and development.

Culture of Creativity – Turning new and imaginative ideas into reality. The ability to perceive the world in new ways, to find hidden patterns, to make connections and to generate solutions.

Being Innovative – Innovation is the practical expression of imagination that turns ideas into reality. Seeing opportunities for innovation in the lives of those individuals we present in our articles from around the world. So many will see  solutions exist, who are willing to think “outside the box.”

Promoting Sustainability – Creating a future where our children and grandchildren will be living in a world that values human creativity, diversity, and individual choice educating people to understand that planning and foresight coupled with hard work and flexibility can overcome almost any problem encountered.

Valuing our Community – Being involved with what’s going on outside our own front door by giving back to our community as well as inviting them into our home. Through collaboration with other institutions, staying involved, and being aware of what’s happening around us, and by engaging in dialogue with others.
Setting the Trends – Motivating individuals to become trendsetters.
Our culture is developed from our core values. It inspires our behavior and impacts relationships, and business decisions. Our culture celebrates achievement and teamwork and promotes a Global way of life.