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Beauty Boss Gwen Jimmere is Today’s Honoree

The first black woman to hold a patent for a natural hair care product, honoree of the Root 100 award, winner of the Black Enterprise Elevator Pitch Competition, and named one of Hello Beautiful’s 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurial Mavens, Gwen Jimmere is … Continue reading

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TravelEyez Founder Yvonne Graber is Today’s Honoree

About TravelEyez: TravelEyez is a chic fashion accessory that allows you to store and secure multiple pairs of eyeglasses, sunglasses, reading glasses or a cell phone to a purse, a backpack, luggage handle, diaper bag, stroller, bicycle, gym bag, beach … Continue reading

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Water Heater Innovator Jerry Callahan is Today’s Honoree

In 2006, veteran engineer Jerry Callahan was searching for a tankless electric water heater for the outdoor shower he was building. He was discouraged from buying any of the existing products because of their high failure rate and complexity in selecting the correct … Continue reading

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Today’s Honoree is Jodi Pliszka

Jodi Pliszka, M.S., is a Clinical Therapist, award winning author, motivational speaker, Philanthropist and the award winning inventor of HEADLINE IT! Jodi lives in Wisconsin, with her four hairless cats and daughter, Jess. HEADLINE IT! was invented about eight years … Continue reading

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