Jess Hughes


Jess Hughes

Owner of Citizens Pilates

Industry: Fitness

Company: Citizen Pilates

Role/Title: Founder & President

Don’t take criticism from people who aren’t being brave with their lives.
— Brene Brown

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Instagram Handle: @theogcitizen

Facebook Page: @jessghughes

LinkedIn: @IN/jess-hughes

Get to know me

I own Citizen Pilates in the Heights... coming up on our 4 year anniversary. On certain days, it feels like 10 years! Working on opening new locations in 2019!

Who is your biggest Girl Crush and why?

Alli Webb, Drybar Founder - she's grown her service based company to 100+ locations 🙌

What is your Spirit Animal and why?

I'm a bear. l like to hibernate. If you provoke me I will wreck your shit! (😂)

What is your favorite leisure spot, restaurant or gathering space in Houston?

My house!

Why do you want to be a part of the Sesh Community?

Surround myself with like-minded female entrepreneurs.

What special skill, talent or gift would you like to give back to the Sesh Community?

Mentoring new entrepreneurs.

I am most interested in:

  • Collaboration

  • Friendship

  • Mentoring

  • Networking

  • Hiring Talent

What are some small things that make your day better?

Hugs from my Aussie, hot cup of tea, relaxing yoga to clear my mind