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LaPronda Spann Receives 2014 CBJ Women in Business Achievement Award

People Biz Client LaPronda Spann
People Biz, Inc. would like to congratulate Business Accelerator Program participant, LaPronda Spann, for receiving the 2014 Charlotte Business Journal Women in Business Achievement Award. The award honors the region’s most influential business women in the community who have been selected for their achievements in business and their impact on...
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Audra Fordin Joins TODAY

People Biz Client Audra Fordin
People Biz, Inc. would like to congratulate Leading Change graduate and coaching client, Audra Fordin for being featured on the TODAY show this May! Audra is not only the owner of Great Bear Auto Repair and Auto Body in Flushing, New York, but she is also the Founder and Executive Director...
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Keisha DePaz Featured in BusinessSuccess

People Biz Client Keisha DePaz
People Biz, Inc. would like to congratulate past Business Accelerator Program participant, Keisha DePaz, for being featured in BillionSuccess. Keisha's interview details her courageous leap into entrepreneurship and her keys to success. A young practicing lawyer for almost 5 years at a top 40 U.S. law firm, Keisha’s life took an...
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Michelle Shemilt Published on Huffington Post

People Biz Client Michelle Shemilt
People Biz, Inc. would like to congratulate past Business Accelerator Program participant and coaching client, Michelle Shemilt, for publishing her first guest-blogger piece on Huffington Post. Her piece, “How Getting Laid off Led Me to Follow My Dream,” details Michelle’s courageous leap from the corporate financial world into entrepreneurship. Michelle, Founder...
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Diane Dean Receives BusinessWomen First Award

People Biz Client Diane Dean
People Biz, Inc. would like to congratulate past Business Accelerator Program participant and coaching client, Diane Dean, for receiving the Pittsburg Business Times 2014 BusinessWomen First Award. The award honors the region’s most influential business women in the community who have a strong record of innovation in their field, and...
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Mikki Paradis Nominated for North Carolina’s Small Business Person of the Year

Mikki Paradis, Count Me In Awardee and People Biz client, has been nominated for the Small Business Person of the Year!  Mikki is the President and CEO of PDI Drywall, a drywall and paint company servicing all of North Carolina that uses the most advanced materials and techniques to engineer...
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People Biz Client Featured on the Steve Harvey Show

Business Coaching Client Audra Fordin
Audra Fordin, former Business Accelerator Program participant and owner of Great Bear Auto Shop in Flushing, New York, was featured on the Steve Harvey Show last month! Audra’s mission is to effectively educate and empower women about their cars and put the control back in the driver’s hands. On the show,...
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People Biz is Proud to Work with Women Veteran Entrepreneurs

Business Accelerator Program Participant Nicole Baldwin
Over the years, in partnership with Count Me In, the nation's leading not-for-profit provider of resources, business education and community support for women entrepreneurs, we have worked with hundreds of women entrepreneurs by providing the proven Business Accelerator Program to awardees at their pitch competitions held across the country. This year,...
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Maggie’s Crochet Featured on Channel 2 News

People Biz Client Maggie Weldon of Maggie's Crochet
Maggie Weldon owner of Maggie’s Crochet has participated in many People Biz programs including Leading Change, business coaching and the Business Accelerator Program. We are proud to say she is on track to reaching her goal of being a million dollar business in 2013. Maggie learned to crochet when she was...
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People Biz at the Emmys

Business coaching client Eva Francos' dress at the Emmys on Jessica Nedick
Our clients do amazing things every day, but that didn’t lessen the excitement we felt when not one, not two, but three of our clients products were spotted at this year’s Primetime Emmy Awards! Actress and entertainment professional, Jessica Nedick, appeared wearing a dress created by our long time business coaching...
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