This Week on Financial Voices Radio

Date: 
November 29, 2012

Live this week on Financial Voices WURD 900 AM

Special Guest: Naima Turner
Entrepreneur
Style Simply Stated
(STYLE) SIMPLY STATED Creative Founder Naima Turner knows a thing or two about fashion and style. Through years of working in various parts of the fashion industry, she has developed a niche to spot trend and style news, as well as, the ability to enhance one’s style image. Her resume includes working behind-the-scenes, styling and assisting with the production of fashion segments for national television shows such as, the Today show, The View and A Movie and A Makeover. She was also introduced to the literary world, while working for one of her mentors and former boss, Lloyd Boston. Her book credits include: senior researcher for Boston’s second book, Make Over Your Man (Broadway/Random House Books); and for his third book, Before You Put That On (Atria/Simon&Schuster), Ms. Turner created the book title and styled the book’s cover. Before You Put That On also includes an interview with Ms. Turner where she offers insight on different types of shopping characteristics. 

*You can also catch Naima every week on the Style Groove Report with Naima Turner on Soulful Sundays with Dyana Williams and Derrick Sampson on 100.3 WRNB, a Radio One Network Affiliate* 

Freedom Rings Consumer Minute

Need a JumpStart to your entrepreneurial goals? Get online to find resources and events right here in Philadelphia to help you launch your business.  Read the Women’s Business Development Center’s website at: www.womensbdc.org for start-up resources and events for the women entrepreneur, including “JumpStart: The Business Plan.  Or, visit www.bizjournals.com for the latest news and resources regarding Philadelphia’s Business community.

 

Show Hosts

Sharmain Matlock-Turner
President and CEO
Urban Affairs Coalition
and
Steve Sanders
CEO and CIS
StoneRidge Investment Partners
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  • Call us after the show: 215-851-1727
  • About the Freedom Rings Partnership
    Currently 41 percent of Philadelphia residents do not have Internet access. To respond to this desperate need, UAC is leading the Freedom Rings Partnership, a multi-year initiative to bring Internet access, training, and technology to residents in underserved communities. Freedom Rings Partners will also provide hands-on training to at least 15,000 people at over 130 locations citywide, including 77 public computer centers, and distribute 5,000 netbooks to public housing residents who complete technology skills training. Training locations include recreation centers, health and social service organizations, workforce development agencies, and select nonprofits. There will also be 4 mobile computer labs that will travel throughout the City providing Internet access and training to underserved communities. For more information visit www.phillykeyspots.org or call 311