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Nicole’s Big Announcement!

This lady never ceases to amaze me.  She was nominated for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Man Woman of the Year fundraising campaign.  And she stepped up to the plate without hesitation.  She also wanted to do it in honor of a colleague’s daughter, Little Miss Hazel, a sweet 2-yr-old, who was diagnosed with Leukemia at just 9 months of age. Nicole is a San Diego powerhouse.  She is the founder of The Henley Company, a professor, an author, a speaker, and all-around inspirational lady. I think Nicole’s motto should be “go big or go home” because she only thinks big.  She announced that she would be raising $50,000  for LLS!  At her announcement mixer, she asked us to help out, and be a Hero for Hazel.  And I was happy to jump in and offer my support! And Rachel (in red, on the left) volunteered to be campaign manager – as if being executive director of Vista Hill was not enough. So, I’ve launched a spring special, and I’m hoping to raise $2000 …

Business Women’s Mega Mixer 2015 – San Diego

Another fabulous Business Women’s Mega Mixer at the lovely Bahia Resort!  I was thrilled to be a sponsor again – and always great to see so many women-owned businesses, and to mix and mingle!Shonna Jordan (second from left) of Jordan and Jordan Marketing, was the amazing producer of this year’s event, supported by her “handlers”.  🙂Co-founders of the Mega Mixer, Felena Hanson (L), of Hera Hub, and Michelle Bergquist (R), of Connected Women of Influence. This year’s non-profit in the spotlight – The POWERHOUSE Movement – three dynamic ladies, all veterans, that provide assistance to other female veterans. Producer, Shonna Jordan, and the sassy Gina Morell, owner of Glam and Sassy.  (Check out that bling Shonna’s sporting!) Shonna with the POWERHOUSE girls.Woot!  There’s the banner for TRUE BLUE Woman’s debut!  Check out our amazing community of women who believe in helping others, and doing good in the world! A full house – over 40 female-owned businesses, and at least a dozen women’s organizations representing!  Will we see you at the Mega Mixer next year?

Women of Influence Awards – 2015

It was exciting to be part of the Women of Influence Awards for it’s inaugural celebration in San Diego!  Produced by Michelle Bergquist, founder of Connected Women of Influence, the room was filled with amazing women and those who support them! Deanna Potter and Liz GoodgoldMayor’s Proclamation Liz Goodgold Jessica Yaffa, Award Winner