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Atlanta Radio and Vh-1 'Tough Love Coed' personality Jae Nash recently celebrated the launch of her Foot Kandy brand with special guests Rasheeda and Kirk of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta. She created the trendy foot care brand to offer an array of products including gel shoe inserts and heel caps, to provide relief for women wearing high-heels. Hosted by Jerrika Karlae (Young Thug's Fiancee'), guests enjoyed photographed arrivals, complimentary Exclusiv Moscato, dessert treats, giveaways and gift bags. Additional event partners included Lillie Mae PR, Oven Treats, Fabuluxe Events, Kami Cosmetics, Desired Extensions. It's My Hair Magazine, Nikki Nori, Glam Smile Atl and One Rich Lifestyle.
A portion of the proceeds from the Foot Kandy launch mixer will also benefit The Mackin Project, an Atlanta-based non-profit organization. For more information on the Foot Kandy brand visit www.FootKandy.net Photos courtesy of Kuntry Klub Photography
Glenys Clarice has a passion for using her gift of empowerment to inspire others. Glenys' bright spirit is the key to her gift of inspiration; a gift she shares openly with others. Glenys "is a first-class professional that knows what to say and how to say it to make a difference in people's lives." says one business associate.
Using her passion to empower, in 2008 and 2009 Glenys self-published self-help books, "The Spiritual Diva: Ten Principles for Becoming Faithful Fierce and Fabulous" and "Living Fabulous: Practical Principles for the Woman on the Go". Currently, she is working on her third book, "Love Thinking: 356 Affirmations for Loving Yourself and Others" and the second edition of The Spiritual Diva.
In addition, Glenys is also the founder of Glenys Clarice Enterprises, LLC home to Ms. B. More, an empowerment ministry created to inspire women and young girls to turn who they are into something more, Theory 7 Media & Publishing, and Jesus Fanatic clothing and jewelry.
Glenys credits her inspiration to the simple things in life and to those she continues to meet along her life’s journey. The Southern native and woman on the go has big plans and continues to set high standards to achieve the results that count.
To work with Glenys, request an interview, hosting, or speaking engagements, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
LaToya is a wife, woman of God and mother, she is well- respected as a creative professional helping others make their vision a reality as an empowerment speaker and Vision Coach. LaToya wears many hats, but she wears them effortlessly. LaToya is a Detroit native who attended Detroit Public Schools and Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.
LaToya Early has always carried a passion to support women through transitional phases of life, which seems to be her destiny. Not only is she assigned to empower and encourage women to reach their greatest desires, she is always looking to provide guidance to anyone with a dream.
LaToya is a profound business owner of Myan Business Coaching LLC where she helps individuals bring their dreams to reality by providing two reflective workshops “Write the Vision” and “Discover your Purpose”. She also assists individuals in starting businesses, incorporating nonprofits, filing tax exemption and becoming published authors. In 2013 LaToya published her first book "Deliver Me From Me", her 2nd book in 2014 "Write the Vision” and she is diligently working on her 3rd book “Patience during the Process” to be released late 2015. She has also been key-note speaker of several amazing empowerment events, featured on an array of women inspiring blogs, television and radio interviews and is a highly sought after Vision Coach.
LaToya is confidently walking in her appointment with fate by speaking across metro-Detroit and all over the world through words of encouragement and motivation. She is always reminding her listeners “You were wonderfully and fearfully made, created on purpose and with a purpose. So no matter what obstacles come your way use them as building blocks towards your greatness and always, Chase Great!”
Arlean Timmons earned her Master’s degree in Transformative Leadership from Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida. Undergrad in Business Management from University of Phoenix and Associates of Applied Science in Human Resource Management from the community College of the Air Force.
Arlean is currently in the United States Air Force Reserve. Arlean has been serving her country proudly for the past 9 years, and has been Stationed at Joint Base Charleston and currently stationed at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga.
Arlean is a business woman, leadership coach, teacher, author of RE-PO Yourself and motivational speaker. Arlean is committed to helping young women across the world to achieve success through empowering, uplifting and informing them of the possibilities that lie within them to live a purposeful life. Her passion and dedication inspired her to host her first successful annual YES! Women on the Rise empowerment conference in Atlanta, Ga. in September 2014. Arlean's mission for 2015 is to help women establish their own personal brand and grow their business professionally and personally in every area of their lives.
Arlean is passionate about inspiring women and helping them to reach their fullest potential in life. Arlean is also dedicated to empowering women to live the life they dream and want by informing them of all the endless possibilities that are out there by educating them on the resources that are readily available. Lastly, Arlean is a dependable woman that always delivers through; uplifting, teaching, coaching, praying, and helping women to THRIVE!
Arlean currently resides in Atlanta, GA with her daughter Madisyn. Arlean enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her daughter.
Brittney Michelle is a graduate of Grand Valley State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences. She has since taken a huge detour from her original career aspirations in the medical field to pursue her God-given purpose and passion: inspiring others. She is committed to helping people tap into their fullest potential, as she humbly works to do so herself.
Brittney is the author of Epiphanies Within: When Mediocre Living Is No Longer Enough, a self-help natured book written for women who have a desire to activate their best “self” while becoming better, stronger, wiser, and happier women of God.
Brittney is the founder and CEO of MISSion.31 Incorporated, a non-profit mentoring organization founded upon the principles described in Proverbs 31. MISSion.31 strives to teach, mentor, and inspire young ladies in grades 6-12, so that they can gain the decision-making skills, self-confidence, and support necessary to become the best they can be. It is her dream that one day, she will be able to inspire and encourage people across the world through her organization and written publications.
Dr. Carolyn Hall, a native of Memphis, Tn, gained her BA and MA in English from Tennessee State University. She moved to Atlanta, GA in 2000 to begin work on her doctorate in Humanities with a concentration in Women’s Studies.
Dr. Hall has been teaching at the university level for about 14 years; she is currently teaching at Spelman College in Atlanta GA. However, Dr. Hall started her academic career at Morris Brown College (3 years) and began teaching at Clark Atlanta University (7 years) until she decided to leave for Fort Valley State University. While there, she was an assistant professor of English for 4 years. Throughout the course of her teaching career, Dr. Hall has mentored, advised and been responsible for over a thousand young people. Consequently, she became keenly aware of the innumerable issues that they face-personally and professionally.
Because of her experience, she began to sense and understand that the need for empowerment beyond the four walls of the classroom. Thus, she has written three books (I Can Do Anything with the Right Pair of Shoes (March 2013), New Beginnings: 40 Day Devotional (March 2014) and now the B.O.S.S.CHICKS PLAYBOOK: A Modern Girl’s Guide to Purpose and Plenty. Now, Dr. Hall's platform includes an “empowerment coaching group” called B.O.S.S.CHICKS Empowerment Coaches. The B.O.S.S. is an acronym for what Dr. Hall does: equip women to be Bold/Outstanding/Savvy/Successful.
Dr. Hall has also been able to harness her “empowerment coaching” skills via her blog, B.O.S.S.CHICKS EMPOWERMENT BLOG. She have also served as the “empowerment coach” and special correspondent for Clear Channel Communications.
The entirety of her platform, the books she writes and the words that she speaks are aimed at empowering young women to find and operate in the purpose, while creating balance in their professional, social, and spiritual life. Moreover, to equip girls/women with the skills, know how, and coaching necessary for them to be Bold Outstanding Savvy an Successful.
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Christy Styles is the proud mother of four children. Christy used to look at hair as being what made her beautiful; but now Christy sees the true and real beauty of herself when she looks in the mirror. "It takes heart at times to walk around bald headed; but in the end what you see is what you get" says Christy. Christy believes this day and time we focus so much on what stars are doing and we (some), tend to believe that if we don't look like a certain type of woman that we are not beautiful. Your own individuality is what is amazing and beautiful. Keep pushing toward your goals and stand firm on your own beauty. No one can take that away from you.
Lucy Prosper has always had a passion for working with kids. Lucy has a Master's degree in Public Administration from Florida A&M University and is currently serving as Assistant Director, Athletics Human Resources at Florida International University. Ms. Prosper recently fulfilled her lifelong passion as the co-founder of It's My Birthday, a local non-profit organization. Ms. Prosper was compelled to start the non-profit with a co-worker after meeting a young boy fighting through cancer and having to spend his birthday in a hospital bed. She quickly learned that many sick and underprivileged kids miss out on the childhood experience of feeling special on their big day.
To date, the organization has celebrated over 300 birthdays and partners with local organizations including: Big Brothers Big Sisters, Ronald McDonald House and many others. Ms. Prosper recently was selected as one of South Florida's 40 under 40 Black Leaders of Today and Tomorrow 2015.
Miss Rachel Zeigler is a proud graduate of Johnson C. Smith University, and was an active member of the Gamma Delta chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
Rachel studied Communication Arts while at JCSU and graduated Cum Laude in 2013. Will in school, she wrote and edited for the University’s Bull’s Eye newspaper and interned for BNR Records, The Mecklenburg County ABC board, and Power 98’s No Limit Larry and The Morning Madhouse.
In August 2014, Rachel became the proud owner of Zeigality: A Multi- Communication firm that excels with all things communications such as Public Relations services, Social Media management and Event Planning for creative and social purposes. Rachel prides her business on being honest and transparent while offering a high customer experience to clients.
Zeigality was a vision that Rachel soon discovered after graduation from JCSU and is something that she is constantly cultivating and evolving to a higher level.
Rachel lives her life by finding the good in all situations presented to her and enjoys living a positive life by her own standards.
Rachel finds mentorship important and enjoys sculpting and giving her time to future leaders who will build after her.
You can contact Rachel on Instagram or Twitter @RachZeig for general questions or internship opportunities.