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Building Futures One Girl at a Time

Philadelphia, PA- One of the many beauties of life is that inspiration is all around us.  This month, we got our inspiration from Elisa Wiah, founder and CEO of Girls Like Me Inc. What started in 2007 as an online magazine to provoke positive thinking in young women soon turned into a blog, mentoring program and movement that encourages girls ages 11 to 18 to “Go & Dream”. Through programs such as blogging, community service,…

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Philadelphia, PA – Brianna Stevenson, otherwise known as “Bri Steves”, is a vocalist/ recording artist that has made a big name for herself in the Philadelphia area.  Bri Steves is the definition of “Self Made” and is most certainly “The Next Big Thing” in the plethora of trendsetting faces in what she calls the “black renaissance youth” in Philadelphia. Bri Steves, who is primarily known as a rapper and songwriter, does not limit her talents…

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Just Be Love

Just Be Love By Chanette Sparks Love is a powerful word. It can be an emotional or physical feeling that we have towards our parents, children, friends, country, religion, or even life. At its best, love is a force of nature and is more than just intimacy. It’s also an act of kindness that is pure and forgiving. Trenia Today is not your ordinary Entrepreneur or Women-Owned business. With the recent Valentine’s Holiday just last…

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Behind the Scenes of The Runway

 Behind the Scenes of The Runway By Chanette Sparks More than just a small town country girl, La’Meshia Le’ Whittington is taking on the modeling industry by storm! Strutting down the runway with fierceness, the rising inspiration confidently possesses pride, passion, and elegance during each and every one of her showcases. When our staff caught up with La’Meshia, we were pumped! La’Meshia began her profession at a very young age. Although she rips the…

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A Vision, A Purpose and An Experience

A Vision, A Purpose and An Experience By Chanette Sparks (Raleigh,NC)When Kim W. Hodges set out on her “Vision Writing Experience”, she knew that the courses would be spiritually enriching and educational in helping others reach personal and professional growth. Through her workshops, the driven entrepreneur does not shy away from her faith in God and feels that there are no failures in Christ. Also the Author of, “Write the Vision, Make it Plain”,…

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How Kimanzi Constable is Living The Life We All Deserve

(Philadelphia, PA) Entrepreneurship is the encapsulation of freedom. Many of us have huge dreams of owning a business or creating a product or service that we’d like to profit from to finance our lives. Unfortunately many of us succumb to the reality of working a regular 9 to 5 , quickly dousing the flames of our passion to succeed outside of the norm. We believe that the equivalent of our success lies within the type…

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KWrightCoaching: Bringing A Creative Spin To Professional Coaching

(Atlanta, GA) Kurinn Wright, founder of KWrightCoaching, has a background in higher education. She has been coaching for over nine years, with many of them dedicated to creating action plans for non-traditional college students. As a Business Success Strategist with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Human Resource Management, her expertise is in goal setting and strategic planning, conducting focus groups, developing training tools and job descriptions, professional development, motivational speaking, and mentoring youth and young adults.…

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Redefining “Women In Business” for 18 Cents A Day

CEO of Women Owned Business Club  uses social and web networking to inspire women into business. (New York, NY) Lisa Montalva will enhance any emerging businesswoman’s career for only 18 cents a day (annual membership fee is $69), and she feels fortunate in doing so. Montalva’s co-founding venture is the Women Owned Business Club (WOBC), an organization that is committed to supporting women around the globe to build a network and audience about their business…

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Turning Up The IT World

Academic Professor and CEO of Khandelabra Incorporated, wears many innovative hats. (Washington, DC) Now entering his thirties, acclaimed academic and businessman Anwar Khan has already achieved a pinnacle of success that is only going to expand as far as his dreams will grow. After spending his early years working full time towards his academic degrees, the D.C. resident set out to enter the information technology field. A fast learner, Khan would eventually outsmart the rigid…

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Growing Smaller Makes Impact Taller

Rayce Rollins  teaches small business owners the  tools to grow smarter, not faster. (Philadelphia, PA) To make six figures coming straight out of undergrad from a personal leasing entrepreneurial venture would seem like a mission accomplished. For Rayce Rollins, it would only be the beginning. After several years of learning and developing – and picking up a respectable MBA from St. Joseph University – Rollins is becoming a rising face in Philadelphia’s entrepreneur scene. In…