Archive for the ‘Inspiration’ Category

Melissa Dawn Johnson Turns Personal Tragedy into Passion to Live

Melissa Dawn Johnson Turns Personal Tragedy into Passion to Live

Personal loss can be a catalyst to live the life you’ve always dreamed. Melissa Dawn Johnson, President of Velvet Suite Marketing Consulting Group, Inc.,...

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Cake Cafe Owner ~ Ardra Tippett: BEING the Change She Wants to See

Cake Cafe Owner ~ Ardra Tippett: BEING the Change She Wants to See

Ardra Tippett isn’t just Atlanta’s most buzzworthy baker. These days, she’s buzzing around doing reality TV shows like My Momma Throws Down (airing on...

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Barbara Rushing Teaches Baby Boomers Computer Skills

Barbara Rushing Teaches Baby Boomers Computer Skills

Barbara Rushing, founder of Rush2Compute, has many different facets. This self-proclaimed techie runs her own business, volunteers to help the destitute learn...

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Broken to Brilliant! Nicole Steele’s Transformed Life Inspires Others

Broken to Brilliant! Nicole Steele’s Transformed Life Inspires Others

The word “broken” describes the way Nicole Steele, founder and Executive Director of Diamond in the Rough, Inc., felt as a young teen. After her parents’...

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As a Volunteer Girl Scout Leader, Dr. Shoanmarie Makes Positive Impact

As a Volunteer Girl Scout Leader, Dr. Shoanmarie Makes Positive Impact

As a young girl, Dr. Shoanmarie camped, sold Girl Scout cookies, and developed into a well-rounded individual, while other kids watched cartoons on Saturday...

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Dr. Taunya A. Lowe Fights for Georgia’s Deaf and Mentally Ill

Dr. Taunya A. Lowe Fights for Georgia’s Deaf and Mentally Ill

Dr. Taunya A. Lowe, CEO of The Resurgent Group of Metro Atlanta, doesn’t know how to swim but when she had the opportunity to snorkel in Hawaii, that didn’t...

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Meditating as Part of the Game Plan: Karen St. Hilaire ~ Kadence, LLC

Meditating as Part of the Game Plan: Karen St. Hilaire ~ Kadence, LLC

"Don't get so caught up in the Game that you don't have time for meditation and prayer." ~Karen St. Hilaire A popular answer to 'how's work' or 'how's life'...

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Dr. Nancy J. Williams Inspires Others to Reach Highest Potential

Dr. Nancy J. Williams Inspires Others to Reach Highest Potential

Dr. Nancy, holistic doctor and CEO/Visionary of First Fruit Natural Healing Home, had a fear of heights, so she tackled that fear head-on by jumping out of a...

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Sharon Mathis ~ Passionate About Helping the Next Generation Succeed

Sharon Mathis ~ Passionate About Helping the Next Generation Succeed

Sharon Mathis, CEO of Insurance Associates Atlanta, is an astute businesswoman who worked her way up the ladder in the insurance business. She began working...

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Lori Manns is Passionate about Children Living Healthier Lives

Lori Manns is Passionate about Children Living Healthier Lives

As CEO of Quality Media Consultant Group, most people see Lori Manns as an expert in her field, developing multi-media marketing and advertising campaigns. However,...

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Stormy Wellington Walks Away from Phenomenal Success & Starts Over Again

Stormy Wellington Walks Away from Phenomenal Success & Starts Over Again

“Change before you have to,” says Stormy Wellington. Do not be conformed to this world and follow the masses. Too many people wait until it’s too late...

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Congratulations to Dr. Shai Hall and Anthony Miles on Their October 8th Wedding!

Congratulations to Dr. Shai Hall and Anthony Miles on Their October 8th Wedding!

People You Need to Know Magazine would like to congratulate Dr. Shai Hall and Anthony Miles on their recent wedding in Florida. Dr. Shai Hall was a client...

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People You Need to Know Magazine Spotlight: Barbara Garwood ~ Jewelry Maker Extraordinaire

People You Need to Know Magazine Spotlight: Barbara Garwood ~ Jewelry Maker Extraordinaire

It was Barbara Garwood’s first trade show. She had seen intricately designed jewelry in Hong Kong, pursued the craftsmen to a small village near Chinese Mongolia,...

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Get Up & Get Moving: 3 Ways Action Breeds Clarity ~ Dr. Stacia Pierce

Get Up & Get Moving: 3 Ways Action Breeds Clarity ~ Dr. Stacia Pierce

The other day I spent the entire day writing ... I had to force myself to sit still and write. I had a list of writing projects I wanted to finish immediately,...

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