East TN Black Pages/NMP Information services Owner Jacquelyn Payne Joins Sisters
Jacquelyn "Jackie" Payne,
Owner & Vice President of East
Tennessee Black Pages and NMP Information Services
Sisters In Business is
pleased to announce the joining of its newest "sister in business"
member, Mrs. Jacquelyn Payne, Owner & Vice President of East
Black Pages & NMP Information Services. Jacquelyn is
the first to join the Sisters In Business Network from outside of
Chattanooga, Tennessee area, marking SIB's reach and growth to outlying
communities and other cities like Knoxville, TN, with potential
connectivity with sister cities such as Atlanta and others in Georgia.
Jacquelyn (Jackie) is married to Kenneth (Pacino) Payne Sr. who is the President of NMP.
Their Jacquelyn's East Tennessee Black Pages was formally known as the Knoxville Black Pages,
directory and information guide covering all of East Tennessee.
earlier resided in Knoxville, Tennessee, where she and her husband Ken
serviced the Knoxville area primarily. Now located in Georgia, NMP
services Knoxville and East Tennessee.
our world of technology and innovation today it is now very possible for us to market and
operate our businesses "virtually" from and to any where.
This enables us to expand our base, cover new territories, and widen our
networking relationships--as is the case with
Sisters In Business and NMP Information Services.
A visit to Jackie and Ken's website would invite you to browse around its
warm domain and enlighten you as to the purpose of its online
community--to keep those in their community connected. We welcome Jackie to the Sisters In Business
Network. Her values for connecting
people: the community and the customer is very much in keeping with
Sisters In Business' philosophy and
mission. It is with that we say to our new Business Client that we are happy to be your
connection to other "sisters in business", who like you, have a heart and soul
for taking care of business. Please
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EXHIBITORS EARLY BIRD
REGISTRATION AUGUST 1-31, 2006
Click here for more information about the
Holiday Shopping Showcase & Business Expo 2006, or visit us online
or all 423.421.5646.
A food drive will also be conducted by Sisters
In Business during this time.
goods will be graciously accepted at the Community Kitchen facility, as well as
during the Holiday Shopping Showcase & Business Expo on November 4 in a
designated location. (Click
here for more information about the Community
Click here for more information about Chattanooga, TN activities and accommodations.
to see highlights from Sisters In Business last tradeshow event as a part
of the "1st Annual Business Women's Empowerment Luncheon".
Sisters In Business Client
Carolyn Miller, Owner of Nia!
Companies has added Arbonne International Swiss
Skincare products to the growing line of natural,
botanically-based self care and wellness products that she represents
as an Independent Consultant!
Companies has been representing Warm Spirit’s luxurious body-pampering
products for the past two years and is excited about the addition of
The line includes premium skincare for men, women and teens,
make-up, weight management, and nutritional supplements. Contact
Carolyn at 423-902-2442 to learn more about Warm Spirit and Arbonne
products! Also find more about Carolyn and the product lines she
represents and at
The Floral Gallery
SPECIALS FOR THE
MONTH OF AUGUST ASSTD. MIXED DISH GARDENS 8" ASSORTED CONTAINERS
FOR $25.00, AND 10% DISCOUNT ON ALL OTHER ORDERS THRU SEPTEMBER.
Brighten up your room or any decor
special floral designs from The Floral Gallery,
owner Mrs. Mary Williams.
Specials for the
month of August include Assorted Mixed Dish Gardens 8" Assorted
Containers for $25.00. Also 10% discount on all other orders
through September. Visit your "sister in business" Mrs. Mary
William at the Floral Gallery "for all your floral needs".
1524 Dodds Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37406
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"Flowers for your Floral
"Tired of unwanted hair on your body?
Inner Glow Skin Care at Heavenly Styles Salon and Day Spa has your
Have your unwanted hair removed by waxing.
Waxing is a way to have hair removed from your body. It last
longer than shaving every week because and the hair is removed
straight from your hair follicle.
Inner Glow Skin Care is available to remove unwanted hair by
waxing it from your eyebrows, lips, chin, sides of face, underarms,
legs and bikini area.
Call now to schedule your appointment and receive a free lip wax
with a eyebrow and chin wax. Offer expire August 31, 2006.
Inner Glow Skin Care at Heavenly Styles Salon and Day Spa
3475 Brainerd Road, Suite 1
Chattanooga, TN 37411
423-290-5023 or 423-629-9272
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Call Sadie Smith of Skin Balm,
Inc. at 423.296.1655. or visit
SKIN BALM, INC.
Rose of Sharon's Senior Villa
Sharon Kelly, Owner
Pearl White Gala
The performers for the Pearl White Gala will be Freddie Jackson and
Meli'sa Morgan. Also performing for the Gala portion of the event is
Chattanooga's very own MaleMen Show Band. 22 Visionz Jazz Band will
perform for the Pre-Gala. Ticket prices remain as originally priced,
and can be purchased online at
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Minority Health Fair
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Omega Psi phi Fraternity, Inc., and
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., in collaboration with the 28th
Legislative Community Development Corporation, have partnered to sponsor
the fourth annual Hamilton County Minority Health Fair, “Empowering and
Educating Minorities to Close the Health Gap.”
Did you know...
According to health data published by the Department of Health and Human
Services, African-Americans are:
30% more likely to die of cancer than White Americans
30% more likely to die of heart disease than White Americans
40% more likely to die of strokes than White Americans
twice as likely to die of diabetes than White Americans.
These statistics can drastically improve with careful screening and
education on preventative health care issues in minority and low-income
communities. Make plans to attend.
Click here for more information
about the Minority Health Fair. (.pdf)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cameron Hill Project - Local, Minority, and Women Owned Businesses Town
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, The Staubach 'company and SKANSKA/EMJ/RUSSELL,
Joint Venture is sponsoring a Town Hall Meeting for Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cameron Hill Campus at Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E. Martin Luther King Blvd,
Chattanooga, TN 37402, August 10, 2006, 5:30 PM. Topics of
discussion will include Overview of the BlueCross BlueShield
Cameron Hill Campus Project; Release of Bid Packages; and Project
DBE TN CONTRACTS FOR WOMEN BUSINESS
OWNERS. (Governor's Office of Diversity Business Enterprise)
Diversity Business Marketplace 2006, a Procurement Conference is
scheduled for September 21, 2006. For more information please contact
Chattanooga African American Chamber 535 Chestnut Street Suite 200, 423-265-0021.
Nautilus Awards for Women
Entrepreneurs October 2006. The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
presents The Chattanooga Nautilus Awards Celebrating Strength, Leadership
& Courage in Women. For more information visit the following
Girls Inc. Job Openings
Girls Inc. is expanding their
programs and services to reach more girls, Girls Inc., and has several job
openings. They are actively recruiting full and part time staff who
embrace our vision of better outcomes for girls in our community and share
in our passion for inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold.
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about job openings.
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For Our Hamilton County Kids!
August 14 is "back-to-school" for our Hamilton
here for bus schedules, school start times, required summer reading
lists, & more.
to see personal welcome video from new Hamilton County School
Superintendent Dr. Jim Scales.
August 5, 2006, families, businesses & schools will once again
joined together for the Comcast First Day Festival, a unique
event celebrating education across Hamilton County.
learn more about this event.
Sisters In Business
"Lunch & Learn" Networking
Promote your business...build your
network...learn new information.
The Tallan Cellar, August 24
INVITATION TO ALL! Starting the
month of August 2006, Sisters In Business will host its new "Lunch &
Learn" networking meetings, which will provide networking opportunities for its members as well as
interested business persons in Chattanooga and surrounding areas. The Lunch & Learn Networking meetings
will also feature Subject Matter Experts (SME) from business, industry,
healthcare, legal, government, and also the community.
Each Sister In Business Client/Partner will be given the opportunity to
minutes" by personally presenting their business and services during
Drop by, bring your lunch, or buy from the
menu when we meet in a restaurant. Get
empowered with knowledge from business professionals, make
new contacts and network!
The next Lunch & Learn Networking
Meeting will be August 24, 2006 at
Tallan Cellar in the Tallan Building
Downtown Lunch will be available at a cost of $10.50 per
person, and will begin 11:30 AM.
Click here visit the Cellar
Restaurant which also makes available its menu daily.
Please click here
to see and stay abreast of meeting schedule.
Got a SME Special
Interest Topic you'd like to be addressed?
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Email us at
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Mark Jones with Pre-Paid
Legal Kick-off Subject Matter Expert Presentations at SIB Monthly
Networking Meetings-August 24, 2006
Identity theft the
number 1 white collar crime. 10 million victims every year, 27,000 victims
daily, 1every 3.2 seconds. According to the FTC it takes an average 600
hrs and several thousands to restore your identity. Mark Jones will
be the guest Subject Matter Expert presenter at SIB's August 2006
Networking Meeting as part of SIB's Empowerment Education and Training
Mark Jones, Independent Associate
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Business Card Use of the
Keep them in your pocket,
purse, briefcase, and wallet, on your desk, and at the reception area of
Leave some in your car. Always have them on hand so you can introduce
yourself to new people when the moment is right. They should be a
necessary part of your routine before you leaving home every day. When
checking for your wallet and keys, check for a stack of business cards
too. Keep replenishing your supply.
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Business Book of the Week
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benefits of their experiences, in order to help develop girls, women, and "sisters
in business"...and even the boys and men in our community.)
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