Women Who Lead

FEATURED MOVER | Emma Day, Bonnie Heneson Communications


Bonnie Heneson Communications, a full-service marketing communications firm, promoted Emma Day to senior account executive and social media strategist. Day manages BHC’s client accounts and specializes in social media strategy and management, website development, digital marketing and content creation. She ...

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Realizing her American dream


Ana Maria Castro was inspired to co-found her business, JRS Architects, because of her entrepreneur father Camillo. “Ever since I was a little girl, he was always saying ‘If you want control over your life and control over your destiny, ...

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Five ways minority, women business owners can build a strong banking relationship

Detra Miller

We’ve spent much of 2020 in a fight for our lives while trying to protect our livelihoods. The COVID-19 pandemic that forced stay-at-home orders and other restrictions to help save lives also hindered many businesses – particularly the small businesses ...

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FEATURED MOVER | Nakita Reed, Quinn Evans


Nakita Reed, AIA, CPHC, LEED AP BD+C, NOMA, an associate with Quinn Evans, has been selected as a member of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Cultural Heritage Stewardship Initiative Advisory Committee. The new program, led by a partnership ...

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Repeat heart attacks decline in women, as data suggest need to raise awareness


The percentage of heart attack survivors who experienced another one within a year fell between 2008 and 2017, according to research showing the greatest overall decline was in women. Yet, a separate new survey of women shows heart disease awareness ...

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Late justice’s impact on women spanned age groups, backgrounds

In this Oct. 29, 2015, photo provided by The Lower Eastside Girls Club, members of the club pose with author Shana Knizhnik, second from right, at a book launch event for "Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg," by Irin Carmon and Knizhnik, in New York. Younger women and girls say they were inspired by the late justice's achievements, her intellect and her fierce determination as she pursued her career. (Allana Clarke/The Lower Eastside Girls Club via AP)

Sure, there were the RBG bobbleheads, the Halloween getups, the lace collars, the workout videos. The “I dissent” T-shirts, the refrigerator magnets, the onesies for babies or costumes for cats. And yes, the face masks, with slogans like: “You can’t ...

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Recalling Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A ‘precise female’

People light candies outside the Supreme Court Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Washington, after the Supreme Court announced that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died of metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

The most gratifying words of praise I’ve ever received were also the tersest: “Just right,” penciled in the margin of a draft opinion I had written as a clerk at the Supreme Court. The author of those words, Justice Ruth ...

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