We have been immensely inspired by our picks for Detroit CEOs of the year for 2012. Originally, we were determined to pick one. Instead, we chose a select few that have impacted by many. Here is a recap of who the professionals are, and why you should acquaint yourself with them.
Angela T. Jones is the CEO of Superwoman Productions and Publishing and represents a myriad of qualities that are quite admirable. She wears many hats, and has acquired notoriety for living up to the Super Woman brand. She is an event planner, published author, radio personality on The Fab Life Radio Show(www.blogtalkradio.com/thefabliferadio), heard each Friday from 7-9pm, and a media entrepreneur extroardinaire…just to scratch the surface. Additionally, she’s been recognized for her achievements as a Media Professional in the sixth edition of Who’s Who In Black Detroit. A force to be reconed with, Ms. Jones is proof that no matter how many hats you wear, if you implement the #mogulmindset, you can be whatever you desire. For bookings, contact her business manager and the CEO of Utilize Consulting Services and Management Group, Brandi C. Shelton at 248-795-5375.
Mahogany Mignon is a rarity in the Metro Detroit media circuit and the Producer & Host of Industry Talk w/Mahogany Mignon. On Industry Talk, which currently airs on the Brighthouse Cable network Channel 12 (Farmington, Farmington Hills, & Novi) with upcoming expansion to Comcast channel 18 (Auburn Hills, Berkley, Ferndale, Clawson, Huntington Woods, Oakland Township, Pleasant Ridge, Rochester, Rochester Hills, Royal Oak & Troy), and a viewership of over 400,000. Ms. Mignon has conducted candid inerviews with elite guests like Judge Sheila Johnson (former candidate for Michigan Supreme Court) and Dr. Eric Bean (Dean of the CXR Institute www.cxri.org). Even with her established roster that continues to help grow the Industry Talk brand, she is committed to giving a platform of exposure to rising entrepreneurs and organizations. For inquiries, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
A multi-talented, multi-dimensional one-woman show, Tasha Robinson does it all. Ms. Robinson's designs have been requested and showcased in multiple fashion events throughout Detroit. She has a huge following and clientele, which led to the opening of the Caesha London Boutique and Nail Spa in Warren, Michigan just weeks ago. While it's difficult to name a specific specialty, Tasha is gifted in jewelery design and one-of-a-kind nail artistry. She has now evolved into servicing celebrity clientelle. For appointments, call 313-729-6886.
More than a phenomenal success story, “aunt” Sandy (as she is affectionately called) is a mentor to many young women entrepreneurs in Detroit. She has built an admirable empire in Custom Eyes, which serves as a successful business model for so many people. With a sweet spirit, she teaches dedication and humility through her devotion to her craft and encouragement of others. With two locations in Eastland Mall (Harper Woods) & Lakeside Mall (Sterling Heights), her team of professionals offer many services, including spa treatments, make-up application, hair, barber and esthetic services.
The Refinement Group has made countless positive strides within the community with their upscale social and charity events, most which help financially support community organizations and causes. Due to the reception that they’ve recieved in Detroit, coupled with the fact that several members of the group are polished professionals, their brand continues to grow and flourish. Stay tuned for more “refinement”, as they continue to present great events. Connect with them on Twitter @Teamrefine.