The Inventives


Each episode of “The Inventives” features influential individual(s) behind local businesses or communities whose passion has made an impact. Local business and communities featured are from various fields, included but not limited to: fashion, culinary, lifestyle, music, and art. Viewers are treated to how these people build their business, their philosophies, views and goals, and also the struggles and challenges they are facing along the road of entrepreneurship.

#SELFIE: Sari Sartje


More than 10 years after making waves (and just going stronger) with her band White Shoes and the Couples Company, Aprilia Apsari otherwise known as Nona Sari (her stage persona) or Sari Sartje (her social media & artist name), is still one of the most recognized character in local art and music scene. We went up-close and personal with her while she reflects on how far she’s come, what’s the different between Nona Sari and Aprilia Apsari, and what song that made her fell in love with music at the first time.