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4 Women Honored at BMW ‘Pay It 4Ward’ Brunch in Atlanta

In celebration of #WomensHistoryMonth, BMW of North America and MADE Magazine honored Atlanta’s four local executives at the “Women Who Pay It 4ward” Honors brunch series. Kicking off to the 2017 arm of the empowerment event series, the brunch recognized women who are making exceptional contributions to their fields and surrounding communities: Lalohni Campbell, president…

First Lieutenant Crowned Miss USA 2016

Attention: First Lieutenant Deshauna Barber is reporting for duty as #MissUSA 2016.https://t.co/AB0UAHCHhg — Miss USA (@MissUSA) June 6, 2016   On this past Sunday, Deshauna Barber, 26-year-old Army Reserve officer and IT analyst for the U.S. Department of Commerce, took home the her crown as Miss District of Columbia USA 2016 over Miss Georgia Emanii…

BMW’s Philanthropic Tour Hits Nation’s Capitol

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon in the Nation’s Capitol, global luxury automobile company BMW partnered with MADE Magazine to celebrate four dynamic women driving professional and philanthropic impact in the DC community. The fourth honors brunch in the “Women Who Pay It 4ward” series recognized the following honorees: Kirby Bumpus – Kirby currently serves as Sr….

In Tubman We Trust, Harriet Tubman Lands the $20 Bill

You’ve heard about it now. You’ve probably even chimed in a comment or two after seeing endless memes on social media about Harriet Tubman replacing President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. Some are cheering while others like Ben Carson are stating that this milestone is only setting Tubman up as the new face of…

Plus Clothing Store Owner Talks Big Business of Curves

When Qiana Allen, 36, constantly heard “you’re so stylish for a big girl” in her younger years, she didn’t take it as an insult. She used it as a business model. The owner of the Chicago based Curve Culture Boutique just recently celebrated opening a  second location of her wildly popular clothing brand and attributes…