Atlanta taps into #BlackGirlMagic for National Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Atlanta is known for having a stronghold on the young, gifted and black community. African American entrepreneurs both migrate to and are birthed in the city, with the female population leading the charge. For Women’s Entrepreneurship Day on Nov. 19, the Georgia state capital welcomed the 100 Female Entrepreneur organization for a celebratory ceremony hosted by Nicole Garner, CEO of […]

Nicole Garner-Scott discusses entrepreneurship and opening an all-female work space

Nicole Garner-Scott is a PR maven, author, philanthropist and entrepreneur. A graduate of Georgia State University and New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology, she is now launching a new venture that is geared toward a specific demographic she knows very well. Garner and 100 female entrepreneurs are collaborating on an all-female workspace called Open for Business. […]

M Bar on Auburn Avenue receives proclamation from the city of Atlanta

Yesterday, rolling out had the honor of attending the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the new M Bar. Finally, there is a grown folks establishment on Auburn Avenue. My good friend Ali Amin reacquainted me with his boss, Atlanta City Councilman Andre Dickens (Post 3 At Large) who had the honor of standing beside Councilman C.T. […]

Nicole Garner and Shari Mhango open Ultraviolet Nail Lounge

Top Atlanta publicist Nicole Garner-Scott and her business partner Shari Mhango have taken on a new business venture. The ambitious duo has united to open their very own nail salon. Ultraviolet Nail Lounge is the name of the fabulous location in College Park, Georgia. In celebration of the grand opening on Saturday, June 27, the ladies invited close […]

Nicole Garner says ‘I do’; we have gorgeous wedding photos and video

[jwplatform cACFAvvk] Celebrity publicist and sought after event planner Nicole Garner married her soul mate, Artis Scott, on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at Atlanta’s historic Wimbish House. The Great Gatsby-ish, grand wedding was one to remember complete with Roaring Twenties and speakeasy ambiance, mixology cocktails, plumage, flappers (dancers), a live jazz band (Elevate the Quest), and great food. Wedding […]

African Pride’s Charlean Dance hosts ‘Women of Beauty’ at NAACP Image Awards

Charlean Dance, the youngest global marketing director for African Pride, hosted the “Women of Beauty in the Media” at a viewing party for the NAACP Image Awards with sponsor/partners Walmart, TV One and One Solutions. Cathy Hughes (founder of TV One and Radio One) was also part of the live televised broadcast during the NAACP Image Awards show […]

Candid Conversations II With Female Entrepreneurs

Women in business from across the city of Atlanta attended Candid Conversations II: With Female Entrepreneurs sponsored by Qream. The night featured networking and an intimate panel discussion on what truly happens in the  business world. Hosted by Eboni Elektra L!ve at the beautiful Aurum Lounge, guests were privy to complimentary Qream cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and […]

Strength of Nature Sponsors ‘Dinner of Distinction’ for Women in Business

On Tuesday, May 24, I was invited to a private occasion at Spice Market in midtown Atlanta. Strength of Nature of Nature Global presented “A Dinner of Distinction.” The very pretty news anchor, Jovita Moore, and actress Kaira Akita hosted the affair and were joined by some of Atlanta’s most inspiring and influential businesswomen. It […]

7 Business Tips for Female Professionals Shared at Female Success Factor

Eight professional women came together at the Female Success Factor (FSF) seminar held at the Atlanta History Center on Saturday, March 26, 2011. The theme of the event, which was held in celebration of National Women’s History month, was “Celebrating Successful Women Living Their Dreams.” Saturday’s event showcased leaders in the music, marketing, legal and […]