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BIRTHDAYS SOCIAL EVENTS WEDDINGS CORPORATE EVENTS BABY/WEDDING SHOWERS Dionisa Santiago, originally from New York born decided to relocate in 2006 to the Baltimore area and create her own custom invitation studio -- Dionisa’s Designs. As budding entrepreneur, Dionisa started her custom invitation studio having an understanding that each client has unique needs, therefore goes out of her way to meet them. Dionisa’s Designs provides an array of services for high-end client and the do-it-yourself craft enthusiast. Dionisa has been designing custom invitations for family and friends for over 6 years. Since she was a little girl, she always had a passion for paper and anything created out of it. Her custom designs reflect the personal style and vision of her clients. Her goal is to make each event unique and memorable through handmade stationery while providing exceptional customer service and exceeding the expectations of her clients.

WHERE TO FIND DIONISA’S DESIGNS www.dionisasdesigns.com FOLLOW HER ON TWITTER | LIKE HER ON FACEBOOK DIONISA’S DESIGNS


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CAREER FAIRS

NATIONALCAREER FAIRS.COM November 1, 2011 New Jersey Career Fair Holiday Inn-Cherry Hill, NJ 2175 West Marlton Pike 11am- 2pm | Cherry Hill, NJ Houston Career Fair Crowne Plaza Houston - River Oaks 2712 Southwest Freeway 11am- 2pm | Houston November 3, 2011 Kansas City Career Fair InterContinental at the Plaza 401 Ward Pkwy 11am- 2pm | Kansas City, MO November 8, 2011 Pittsburgh Career Fair Clarion 401 Holiday Drive 11am- 2pm | Pittsburgh, PA November 15, 2011 Orlando Career Fair Crowne Plaza - Universal 7800 Universal Pkwy 11am- 2pm | Orlando, FL December 1, 2011 Columbus Career Fair Hyatt Regency 350 North High Street 11am- 2pm | Columbus, OH For more information about career fairs in your area please visit: www.nationalcareerfairs.com

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EMPLOYMENT LINKS | CAREER FAIRS CAREER OPPORTUNITIES CAREER BUILDER www.careerbuilder.com

MONSTER.COM www.monster.com

For more information about career fairs in your area please visit: www.employmentguide.com

CORPORATE GRAY www.corporategray.com (for transitioning military)

MYFOXDC.COM

WASHINGTONPOST.COM

CROSSROADS EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

No Career Fair Information

December 6, 2011 The Washington Post Career Fair: Engineering, Technology and Security Clearance Pavilion 10am-3pm | Washington, DC Contact Info: www.washingtonpost.com

EMPLOYMENT LINKS

PAYSCALE www.payscale.com

DC LOCAL HIRES www.dc.localhires.com

PHILANTHROPY JOURNAL

ELANCE www.elance.com EMPLOYMENT GUIDE www.employmentguide.com EMURSE www.emurse.com

AMERICAN MARKETING ASSOCIATION www.ama.org/careers

GAZETTE ONLINE www.gazette.com

ASSOCIATION JOBS www.associationjobs.org AVUE CENTRAL Federal Job Search www.avuecentral.com BLACKCAREERS.COM www.blackcareers.com BOSS GROUP www.thebossgroup.com CAREERS IN NONPROFIT www.careersinnonprofits.com CAREERS IN FOOD www.careersinfood.com

NATIONAL CAREER FAIRS www.nationalcareerfairs.com

www.crossroadsemployment.com

ADVANCING WOMEN

careers.advancingwomen.com

www.myfoxdc.com/subindexjob_shop

INDEED.COM www.indeed.com JOB.COM www.job.com JOBFOX.COM www.jobfix.com THEJOBNETWORK.COM www.thejobnetwork.com

www.PhilanthropyJournal.org/Jobs

PSI DIVERSITY JOB FAIR www.psijobfair.com/jobseekers PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANTS, LLC http://www.proposaldc.com/ TEAMWORK ONLINE www.teamworkonline.com THE CREATIVE GROUP www.tgc.com USA JOBS www.usajobs.gov THE WASHINGTON POST www.washingtonpost.com

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

LATPRO.COM

ATTORNEY

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Senior Staff Attorney Bread for the City | Washington, DC

MEDIABISTRO.COM www.mediabistro.com

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Clinic in our Southeast Center, at 1640 Good Hope Road, SE, is seeking an attorney with 3-5 years’ experience for our Housing Law practice. Specifically, we seek an attorney to work in the Court-Based Legal Services Project. This person will work several days per week in an office at the Landlord/Tenant Branch of D.C. Superior Court, providing immediate representation to referred clients in emergency matters. Many of those cases will then be retained by our clinic for continued representation by the court-based attorney. The attorney will also maintain a caseload of other housing matters that come through the clinic’s regular intake procedures, and conduct advocacy, education and other outreach activities. This project is a joint endeavor with The Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia. Qualifications: Member of the D.C. Bar or eligible to waive in; • Three to five years of litigation experience; • Actual experience dealing with your own clients and being in front of a judge and in court; • Demonstrated commitment to social and economic justice; • High degree of flexibility; • Sense of humor, seriously; • Strong organizational, research, and oral and written communication skills; • Ability to work collaboratively with other staff and interact with a wide variety of people; • Comfortable working in an open work environment, with no private offices for staff; • Prior experience in a legal services 5 November 2011

or other public interest setting highly desirable; • Some knowledge or experience in housing law is a plus; • Bilingual (Spanish/English) skills highly preferred but not required; • Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. To apply: Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, short writing sample, and a list of 3 references to hr@breadforthecity. org with “Senior Housing Attorney” as the subject line. Bread for the City is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, family responsibility, physical or mental disability, medical condition, status as a veteran, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, except where a bona fide occupational qualification applies. Bar Associations and other Organizations: Bread for the City seeks and welcomes your recommendations for candidates who meet the foregoing qualifications and requests that you or your organization encourage such candidates to apply. Applications will be accepted through November 23, 2011. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls please.

COMMUNICATIONS STAFF EDITOR PUBLICATIONS PROGRAM American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Washington, DC Overview This full-time position is responsible for assisting with book projects and contributing to the development and implementation of marketing strate-

gies for the AAIDD catalog of books and other publications assets (e.g., reprints, permissions, translations). The position holder also copyedits and proofreads print and electronic publications of the Association, as assigned. Key Responsibilities •Ensure that book projects are efficiently shepherded through the production process from acceptance through off press (e.g., contracting copyeditors, typesetters, designers, printers; applying for cataloging in publications data from the Library of Congress). •Assist in the development and implementation of marketing strategies for books and other publication assets (e.g., commissioning ad production, securing mailing list rentals). •Ensure the efficiency of book and other publications asset sales by monitoring the online bookstore, fulfillment house services, inventory, and incidental sales. •Ensure that all projects are executed within budget. •Be a contributing member of a creative, flexible, and accountable team. •Identify problems and workable solutions. •Communicate effectively. •Travel to and participate in conferences, exhibitions, and educational events. •Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications •Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or related discipline and at least 3 years experience in association/scholarly publishing. •Experience with electronic editing and proficiency in APA style. •Working knowledge of current technologies used in the publishing industry. •Excellent command of the English language. •Excellent oral and written communication skills. •Familiarity with the field of intellec-

tual and developmental disabilities or human service disciplines. Desired Qualifications •Experience with e-books. •Experience with publications marketing and sales. •Experience with journal editing and production. Essential Skills •Ability to operate a personal computer and standard office equipment. •Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and other standard professional software programs. •Ability to analyze and organize information. •Ability to produce written materials for technical and non-technical audiences. •Ability to perform close, detail work involving considerable visual effort and concentration. •Ability to effectively work with and serve a diverse community. •Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position (e.g., ability to sit at a desk and work on a computer for long periods of time; communicate in real time via phone, skype, or other communication technologies frequently during the day). •Ability to travel when required. Other •AAIDD offers competitive salaries, health insurance, and other benefits. •This position is located in Washington, DC and is conveniently located two blocks from Judiciary Square on the Red Line. •The position will not be filled on a virtual or off-site basis. Relocation expenses will not be covered. •To apply, submit resume and cover letter via e-mail to Lisa M. O’Hearn, Director, Publications Program, at lmohearn@aaidd.org. Applications will be reviewed upon submission; position will remain open until filled. No phone calls please. continued on the next page

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•AAIDD is an equal opportunity employer. AAIDD welcomes and encourages diversity. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. To apply, submit resume and cover letter via e-mail to Lisa M. O’Hearn, Director, Publications Program, at lmohearn@aaidd.org. Applications will be reviewed upon submission; position will remain open until filled. No phone calls please.

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Jr. Web Developer Washington, DC EEI Communications is assisting one of our clients in their search for a talented junior to mid-level Web Developer who is energetic, flexible and has a desire to succeed. Our client is a scientific communications firm located in Silver Spring, MD and believes that success comes from the collective efforts of people from diverse fields working together. This position, which will provide exposure to multiple opportunities, is largely a back-end development position, not a design position. Responsibilities: • Responsible for front-end and backend programming • Providing support for web sites and the development of web applications and components for the internal system and site users • Programming, basic design, and configuration of landing pages • Troubleshooting and daily maintenance of back-end system and site pages • Create coding to support on-page applications Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree - all backgrounds considered • 2 years of solid PHP and .NET programming experience • Must have a strong understanding

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of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript • Experience working with JQuery • Experience developing web forms to update databases and web pages that serve database content • Knowledge of the concepts of web development, data access, and programming logic • Creative and entrepreneurial mind and spirit • Exemplary time management and task prioritization • Meticulous attention to detail • Positive attitude and professionalism in the workplace • A great sense of humor Should you apply? • This is a full-time temporary opportunity (There is a possibility of converting to a full-time position for the right person.) • All work will be done on-site in Silver Spring, MD - location is metro accessible (no telecommuting.) • The hourly rate of pay is $28-$30/ hour • Candidates must be available to begin working immediately. Interested candidates must send a resume (MS Word) to jobs@eeicom. com with “WEB11” in the subject line. ________________________________

E-LANCE DESIGN & MEDIA PROJECTS DESIGN FOR NEW WEBSITE FLYER DESIGN DESIGN A VECTOR CARTOON SPEECH WRITERS BUSINESS PLAN WRITERS Hundreds of projects are posted every day. For more information on these and other job opportunities, please visit: www.elance.com _______________________________ ASSOCIATIONJOBS.ORG Job Listings PROGRAM MANAGER

American Assn of Pediatrics Elk Grove Village, IL SENIOR MANAGER, GOVERNMENT RELATIONS American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Washington, DC EVENT REGISTRATION & HOUSING CUSTOMER SERVICE The Hybrid Group | Chicago, IL For more information on these and other job opportunities, please visit: www.associationjobs.org _______________________________

TEAMWORK ONLINE JOB LISTINGS

SPONSORSHIP ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE San Francisco Gaints San Francisco, CA MAITRE d’ Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots | New Orleans, LA SALES & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SENIOR MANAGER San Francisco Gaints San Francisco, CA For more information on these and other job opportunities, please visit: www.teamworkonline.com ______________________________

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DESIGNER Car & Driver | Ann Arbor, MI EDITOR IN CHIEF Regional Cooking Magazine New Orleans, LA WEB PRODUCER Scholastic | New York

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Networking

EVENTS THAT GET AND KEEP YOU CONNECTED

SUCCESS IN THE CITY www.successinthecity.com

ORGANIZATIONS

WORK IT, GIRL! www.workitgirlnetworking.com BELTWAY NETWORKING www.beltwaynetworking.com iBLACK www.meetup.com/iblack

LADIES DC (LDC) www.ladiesdc.com MID-ATLANTIC NETWORKING www.midatlanticnetworking.com

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EVENTS DC | MD | NOVA RESTON CONNECTIONS Monthly Event - First Tuesdays of every month: 5:00 PM to 8:00 Reston, VA

TYSONS CONNECTIONS Monthly Event - Third Tuesday of every month: 5:00 PM to 8:00 Mclean, VA http://tysonsnetwork.eventbrite.com/ November 11 Chantilly, VA Lunch Glory Days Grill First time guests can e-mail Jay@MidAtlanticNetworking. com to register for any of these events. http://midatlanticnetworking.com/

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Professional Development CONFERENCES ONLINE MARKETING & SOCIAL MEDIA CRASH COURSE November 1, 2011 Boston, MA November 16, 2011 Philadelphia, PA http://www.entrepreneur.com/ events/index.html

Philadelphia, PA www.socialmediaplus.com 15% Discount use code NN15 November 29- Dec 1, 2011 2011 SEMANTIC TECH & BUSINESS CONFERENCE Kellogg Conference Hotel Washington, DC http://semtechbizdc2011.semanticweb.com/

November 2, 2011 Fast Company presents: INNOVATION UNCENSORED San Francisco, CA www.innovationuncensored.com

December 1, 2011 INC’s WOMEN SUMMIT Metropolitan Pavilliion New York City

November 8, 2011 BRANDING BOOTCAMP Pittsburgh, PA http://www.marketingpower.com/ Calendar/Pages/2011BCBrandi ngBootCampPittsburgh.aspx

December 7-8, 2011 PUBLICATION APP EXPO New York City http://www.mediabistro.com/ publishingappexpo/

November 10-11, 2011 OPPORTUNITY GREEN BUSINESS CONFERENCE Los Angeles Center Studios Los Angeles, CA www.opportunitygreen.com November 14-20, 2011 DC ENTREPRENUERSHIP WEEK www.dcew.org November 15-16, 2011 SOCIAL MEDIA PLUS WEB 2.0 BUSINESS SUMMIT Pennsylvania Conference Cente www.theP3solution.com /NetworkingNews

http://www.incwomensummit.com

December 6-8, 2011 ASAE’s TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE & EXPO Renaissance Washington Washington, DC wwww.asaecenter.org/technologyconference January 11, 2012 ENTREPRENEUR MAGAZINE’S: GROWTH CONFERENCE Long Beach, CA www.entrepreneur.com/ growthconference February 15-18, 2012 BLACK ENTERPRISE:

WOMEN OF POWER SUMMIT Orlando, FL http://www.blackenterprise. com/events/women-of-powersummit/ May 23-26, 2012 BLACK ENTERPRISE: ENTREPRENUERS CONFERENCE & EXPO Chicago, IL http://www.blackenterprise.com/ events/entrepreneurs-conference/

SEMINARS November 1 - BOSTON November 15 - PHILLY ONLINE MARKETING & SOCIAL MEDIA CRASH COURSE entrepreneur.com/events/ bizsuccess MEDIA BISTRO ONLINE COURSES & SEMINARS http://www.mediabistro.com/ courses/

TELECONFERENCES DEBORAH HARDNETT’S TELECONFERENCE Tuesdays @ 12Noon 712-432-0111 Pin#739916 Receive practical business tips, inspiration for the week, and motivation for the times. Network with other members and meet our Features of the Month.

CONFERENCES EDUCATION MEMBERSHIP RESOURCES SEMINARS TRAINING

WEBINAR October 27-Nov 17, 2011 JOB SEARCH BOOT CAMP An Interactive Online Event & Workshop www.mediabistro.com/ obsearchbootcamp/?c=bcjselmb November 8, 2011 YOUR WEBSITE; YOUR BRAND: MAXIMIZING, IMPACT, TECHNOLOGY & TRUST In this day and age, your organization’s website is likely the first touch-point between you and your customer. To be successful, it is critical that your branding is clear and engaging, your site is easily navigable and that your organization conveys a message of trust and reliability. To register: http://www.marketingpower.com/Calendar/Pages/ Virtual_XChange_Your_Website_ Your_Brand.aspx

November 17, 2011 CONTRACTING TRENDS FOR THE NEXT DECADE, 2011 AND BEYOND https://www1.gotomeeting.com/ register/945774681 December 15, 2011 EMCVENUES PRESENTS: MEETING APPROVAL AND REQUEST PROCESS This session to discuss why meeting approval is important and how approval processes continued on the next page

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heighten awareness and visibility into meeting activity, while other times approvals are used to control behavior, costs and expenditures before they happen. Register here: https:// www1.gotomeeting.com/register/167677160

EDUCATION & TRAINING INTERNSHIPS INTERNSHIPS.COM www.interships.com

SCHOLARSHIPS FAST WEB www.fastweb.com SCHOLARSHIPS.COM www.scholarships.com

TRAINING COMPUTER

EEI COMMUNICATIONS www.eeicom.com PHOTOGRAPHY & PHOTOSHOP CS5: FROM FOCUS TO FINISHED TOUR For more information visit: www.kelbytraininglive.com NEW HORIZONS COMPUTER LEARNING CENTERS Delivers 40 New Courses! Microsoft Infrastructure & Developer Coursesand much more! www.newhorizons.com SKILL PATH www.skillpath.com

BUSINESS FRED PRYOR SEMINARS www.fredpryor.com 9 November 2011

NATIONAL SEMINARS TRAINING

www.nationalseminarstraining.com

MAINTENANCE

CAPITAL HVAC EDUCATION HVAC Installer Course & 1.888.909.9276

www.capitolhvacprofessionals.com

MEMBERSHIP ORGANIAZATIONS BEAUTY PROFESSIONAL BEAUTY ASSOCIATION www.probeauty.org

COMMUNICATIONS

DIRECT MARKETING ASSOCIATION www.the-dma.org

NATIONAL BLACK MBA ASSOCIATION www.nbmbaa.org

MEDICAL

AMERICAN NURSES ASSN. www.nursingworld.org

NATIONAL SOCIETY FOR HISPANIC PROFESSIONALS www.nshp.org

DIRECT MARKETING ASSOCIATION www.the-dma.org

US CHAMBER OF COMMERCE www.uschamber.com

PHOTOGRAPHY PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS OF AMERICA www.ppa.com

PROFESSIONAL AMERICAN MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION www.amanet.org

JOURNALISM & WOMEN SYMPOSIUM www.jaws.org

ASSOCIATION OF SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTERS www.asbdc-us.org

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT WRITERS AND EDITORS www.naiwe.com

CENTER FOR ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP www.gwsae.org

NATIONAL COMMUNICATION ASSOCIATION www.nca.org

DESIGN AIGA -DESIGN ASSOCIATION www.aiga.org THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS www.aia.org MAGAZINE PUBLISHERS OF AMERICA www.magazine.org

MARKETING NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MARKET DEVELOPERS www.NAMDntl.org

DC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE www.dcchamber.org MARYLAND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE www. mdchamber.org MBA Association www.mbaassociation.org NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK ACCOUNTANTS www.nabainc.org NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FEMALE EXECUTIVES www.nafe.com NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN BUSINESS OWNERS www.nawbo.org

SPORTING

AMERICAN MASSAGE THERAPY www.amtamassage.org THE INTERNATIONAL HEALTH, RACQUET & SPORTSCLUB ASSOCIATION www.ihrsa.org

TECHNICAL AMERICAN SOCIETY OF HEATING, REFRIGERATION, AND AIR CONDITIONING ENGINEERS www.ashrae.org

WOMEN ASSOCIATION FOR WOMEN IN COMMUNICAIONS www.womcom.org ENCHANTING WOMEN www.enchanting-women.com SUCCESS IN THE CITY www.successinthecity.org WOMEN BUSINESS ENTERPRISE NATIONAL COUNCIL www.wbenc.org WOMEN IN CABLE TELECOMMUNICATIONS www.wict.org

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PERIODICALS

RESOURCES

BLACK ENTERPRISE www.blackenterprise.com ‘

BLOGS

ART.FOOD.LIFE www.art-food-life.blogspot.com IAM THE CUSTOMER iamthecustomer.wordpress.com

CRAVE MAGAZINE www.thecravecompany.com

WOMEN ON THE MOVE www.womenonthemove.com

ENTREPRENEUR www.entrepreneur.com

BUSINESS LINKS

FAST COMPANY www.fastcompany.com

30 SECOND MBA www.30secondMBA.com BUSINESS.GOV www.business.gov EPNET www.epnetonline.org ENTREPRENEURSHIP.ORG www.entrepreneurship.org ISSUU www.issuu.com NETWORKS FOR WOMEN www.networksforwomen.com SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION www.sba.gov SBDCNET NATIONAL INFORMATION CLEARINGHOUSE www.SBDCNet.org

I AM the

MEETINGS AND CONVENTIONS www.mcmag.com

Every Tuesday 6:30-7:00 PM EST. Specializes in celebrating Women & Men who are Smart, Sexy & Fabulous WEALTHY SISTAS www.blogtalkradio.com/ wealthysistas or dial in to, 347.838.9278 Contact: Deborah Hardnett Noon Mondays EST Specializes in interviewing wealthy women of color and encourages them to share their real life, uncensored and uncut stories of triumphs and mishaps on their journey.

SOCIAL MEDIA

SHEPRENEUR www.shepreneur.com

BLACK WOMEN CONNECT www.blackwomenconnect.com

SUCCESS www.success.com

FACEBOOK www.facebook.com

RADIO LIVING OUTSIDE THE BOX Blogtalk Radio Show www.Blogtalkradio.com/ CherylWood (714) 202-9956 Every Sunday, 6:30-7:30pm EST Specializes in spotlighting men and women overcoming doubts and fears to live their dreams! SMART SEXY FABULOUS www.blogtalkradio.com/ smartsexyfabulous

iMEET www.imeet.com

THE PROFESSIONAL BLACK WOMAN

theprofessionalblackwoman.ning.com

TWITTER www.twitter.com

OTHER

BROCCOLI CITY www.broccolicity.com Specializes in education in the urban/hip-hop community about the “go green” movement.

WEB Blog Hosting BLOGGER www.blogger.com/start WORDPRESS www.wordpress.com Web Hosting

ISEECOLOR.COM www.iseecolor.com

DOT5 HOSTING www.dot5hosting.ocm

LINKEDIN www.linkedin.com

JUST HOST www.justhost.com

NING.COM www.ning.com

TV WORLD NEXT DOOR www.worldnextdoortv.com

THE POWER IN PUMPS Facebook: The Power in Pumps justaskjustine2@aol.com

http://iamthecustomer.wordpress.com

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Professional Services PROFESSIONAL SERVICES Directory of businesses, freelancers & contractors

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ADMINISTRATIVE IVE Stacey Virgo www.shargo.us shargo@shargo.us 407-864-5800 Specializes in Virtual Support for coaches and speakers. 10% discount for October.

APPAREL GUSA BY VICTORIA Contact Victoria Kageni VictoriaWK04@gmail.com 484-221-9124 Specializes in Trendy Fashion flare in authentic African fabrics for the women of unique taste

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267-973-0474 Specializes in personalized candles.

JEWELRY MICHIC BOUTIQUE www.michicboutique Specializes in ready to wear, cutting edge clothing and accessories.

FULL COLOR DIRECTORY OF BUSINESSES, FREELANCERS AND CONTRACTORS www.fezelry.com Contacts: Christine Haynes, A.J.P. (GIA) | 301.539.9433 Specializes in beautiful and affordable fashion jewelry and handbags. J & C ACCESSORIES jcaccessories2@yahoo.com Contacts: 301.332.5539 Crystal Blair | 301.367.0922

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MY BOUGIE BABY™ www.mybougiebaby.com Contact: Wendy Pittman 202-550-2966 Specializes in trendy clothing for little girls .

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ACCESSORIES CANDLES SWEET WAXATIONS www.sweetwaxations.com Contact Kimberly Wright www.theP3solution.com /NetworkingNews


Specializes in unique handmade sterling silver and gemstone jewelry. *Custom orders are accepted. MY MICHE BAG www.my.michebag.com/ barbara_greenwald/ P: 703 451 8871 E:hshein@aol.com Specializes in one purse; so many covers

443.790.6870 Specializes in High quality, affordable fashion jewelry.

AUTOMOTIVE AUTO BODY M & D AUTO BODY, INC. Silver Spring, MD Contact: Matias Monge/Owner 301-588-3880 Specializes in auto repair, painting

BAKERY TRACI LYNN FASHION JEWELRY Baltimore, MD

tracilynnjewelry.net/staceyjohnson

Contact: Stacey Johnson

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DESSERTS DESIGNED www.dessertsdesigned.com Contact: Angela Wade angela@dessertsdesigned.com 443.392.0054 Specializes in gourmet cupcakes and cakes DESSERTS, ETC. www.desserts-etc.com Contact: Anita F. Benton anita@desserts-etc.com 301-456-9003 Specializes in bakery and pastry cafĂŠ.

gourmet cupcakes SWEET THANGZ http://www.mysweetthangz.com Contact: LaTonya Brooks info@mysweetthangz.com Specializes in putting a sophisticated twist on an American classic, the Candy Apple, our signature treat.

BEAUTY MAKE-UP

MAKEUP ARTIST

RED VELVET CUPCAKERY www.redvelvetcupcakery.com Specializes in delicious

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Contact: Lorena Simpson makeupbylorena@gmail.com 202.391.2309 Specializes in makeup application, image consultations, airbrush makeup, media makeup, & FX special effects makeup

BARBER ALL-STAR BARBERSHOP Silver Spring, MD 301.589.8585 Specializes in barbering & hair care M&S BARBERSHOP Washington, DC Contact: Duane 202.526.9638 Specializes in barbering & hair care

HAIRCARE

DIVINE HANDZ Contact: Ervrica Muhhammed ricamuhammad@gmail.com Specializes in Master hair designs for over 20 years

PERFUME THE PAMPERED ROSE PERFUME COMPANY http://thepamperedrose.com Contact: Alisani Brazil 540.318.0266 Specializes in Indulge your senses with one of our 40 unique perfumes. Wear one alone or layer it with another fragrance for a customized, signature scent.

SALON CREATIVE HANDS Contact: Ann Hanible atim99@aol.com 240.432.1783 13 November 2011

Specializes in hair care, all textures and lengths, bridal parties, lash applications, waxing ROBERT LEWIS SALON Montgomery Mall Bethesda, MD 301.727.0264 Specializes in hair care, facials, waxing

BUSINESS COACHING STRATEGIES EMPOWERMENT GROUP Veronique Link CEO/Master Trainer www.empowerme2day.com Contact: Barbara Hall, Executive Assistant admin@empowerme2day.com 919-747-4278 Specializes in Business Coaching, Specializing in Non-Profit Management, Public Speaking & Training.

Contact: Tami Ojewale getitrightinc@gmail.com 202.295.7285 Specializes in computer networking, diagnostics, repairs and upgrades for hardware and software

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GOLO LLC. DANCE LAB DANCE STUDIO www.goloworld.com Contact: Lorenzo Evans goloworld@gmail.com 301.442.5932 continued on the next page

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MEDIA

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