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Women in Business: Isabel Hoffman, CEO and Founder of TellSpec

Laura Dunn | Posted 10.01.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Hoffmann is an entrepreneur who has successfully founded eight companies over the last 26 years in the fields of preventative medicine, health care, technology, mobile health and education.

Women in Business: Carolina Toro-Gerstein, CEO and Founder of Poncho Baby Inc

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.30.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Carolina Toro-Gerstein, CEO and founder of Poncho Baby Inc., is dedicated to designing products that are stylish, multifunctional, compact and eco-fri...

Women in Business: Sarah Hoit CEO and Co-Founder, ConnectedLiving

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.30.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sarah Hoit is a career social entrepreneur focused on companies that impact larger social issues. She co-founded ConnectedLiving in 2007 to bring digi...

Women in Business: Q&A with Christina L. Martini, Attorney, DLA Piper

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.29.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Christina L. Martini is a practicing attorney, author and columnist. She is vice chair of the Chicago intellectual property practice group at DLA Pipe...

Women in Business: Q&A with Julie Merriman Wray, Founder of Olivine

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.29.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Olivine combines two of Julie Merriman Wray's longtime passions, beauty and retail. She began laying the foundation for her career when she traveled...

Women in Business: Q&A with Donna Josephson Chief Marketing Officer, McAlister's Deli

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.26.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

As chief marketing officer for McAlister's Deli, Donna Josephson leads all strategy development, brand management, national and local initiatives as w...

This Is Why I'm Not a Reluctant Feminist

Jean-Paul Bedard | Posted 09.25.2014 | Women
Jean-Paul Bedard

I believe that men no longer have the "luxury" to sit back and expect that gender equality will magically arrive. I challenge all the men in my life to join me in actively creating an environment of real equality.

Women in Business: Q&A With Cathleen Stewart, VP of Marketing for Batteries Plus Bulbs

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.25.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Cathleen Stewart is the Vice President of Marketing for Batteries Plus Bulbs, the nation's first, largest and fastest growing battery and light bulb f...

Women in Business: Q&A With Anna Urban - Co-Founder and Creative Director of Aviva

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.24.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Anna is a brand strategist by day, beauty brand founder by night! While working to develop high-profile products for skincare, vitamin and hair care b...

Women in Business: Q&A With Shanna Israel, Celeb lifestyle expert and CEO/ Founder of Vertical Wellness

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.23.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Shanna Israel is a professional nutrition and lifestyle expert in the intersecting worlds of health, wellness, fashion and entertainment.

Women in Business: Q&A with Venus Hurst, Founder of Doll Face Brand

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.20.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Venus Hurst is no stranger to entrepreneurship. In 2001, she created Venus Staffing, an agency specializing in promotional and event model staffing. More recently, Hurst has focused on her latest endeavor.

Women in Business: Q&A with Janine Ahlstedt, owner and VP of Sales at Gulf Coast Shippers Unishippers

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.19.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Janine Ahlstedt started her logistics career in college as a data clerk for Consolidated Freightways. After college, Janine took a position with Wette...

Women in Business: Q&A with Natalia Solodukhova, Co-founder & CEO of Buzzoola

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.18.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Natalia Solodukhova has over 9 years of international experience in digital marketing, sales and asset management with companies like Richemont SA, L'...

Mentoring, Following and Leading: Skills We Should All Maintain

Pam Lyra | Posted 09.17.2014 | Business
Pam Lyra

Ten years, 20 years or more into our career, how many of us take the time to consciously step back and ask ourselves about our communication style?

How I Failed Another Mom

Jacqueline Wilson | Posted 09.16.2014 | Parents
Jacqueline Wilson

I wonder how she handled it. I wonder what she did when she was so exhausted that the cry of a newborn brought her to tears, too. I wonder how she handled those nights sitting in the dark rocking her child back to sleep and wondering what happened to her life.

Women in Business: Q&A with Marley Majcher, CEO of The Party Goddess!

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.16.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Marley Majcher, CEO of The Party Goddess!, has planned events for A-list celebs such as Pierce Brosnan and Sofia Vergara, and now, with her book, But ...

Women in Business: Q&A with Shereen Shermak, CEO & Fund Manager, Launch Angels

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.15.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Shereen Shermak is the CEO of Launch Angels. In addition to her position as CEO, Shereen serves as a fund manager and as a member of multiple investme...

Women in Business: Q&A with Hayley Barna & Katia Beauchamp, Birchbox Co-Founders and Co-CEOs

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.12.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

HAYLEY BARNA: After graduating from Harvard Business School in 2010, Hayley began her career as an entrepreneur with classmate and Birchbox Co-founder...

Women in Business: Q&A with Danna Lyons, Owner and Co-Founder of Milk Money

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.12.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

In 1999 Danna Lyons conceptualized, created, and operated innovative children's consignment shop, Milk Money, promoting an eco-friendly and cooperativ...

Women in Business: Q&A with Ann M. Palmer, President and CEO of the Arthritis Foundation

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.10.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Ann M. Palmer is president and CEO of the Arthritis Foundation, the largest national nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, control and c...

Women in Business: Q&A with Jennifer LoBianco, Chief Strategic Officer at 8fold

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.10.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Jennifer LoBianco is a veteran marketing strategist, experienced in developing integrative marketing plans on both the client and agency side for 20 y...

Women in Business: Q&A with Patricia E. Jones Founder, Paws PR and P Jones Communications Inc.

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.09.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Patricia E. Jones is a public relations and marketing specialist, delivering a 360-degree solution to brand building, incorporating traditional media ...

Women in Business: Q&A with Ana Caracaleanu, CEO of Luevo

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.08.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Ana Caracaleanu is one of the co-founders and the CEO of Luevo, the first pre-ordering platform for emerging fashion designers. Ana has a strong passi...

Women in Business: Q&A with Angela Lee, Founder of SHOLDIT

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.09.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Growing up rural, Angela Lee began in a one-room, eight-student school with a grandfather telling her to marry rich to be successful. Lee took this foundation to fight for her dream in fashion.

Women in Business: Q&A with Alyssa Rapp, Founder & CEO of Bottlenotes, Inc.

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.05.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Alyssa J. Rapp is the Founder & CEO of Bottlenotes, Inc., the leading interactive media company in the U.S. wine and craft beer industries. Bottlenote...