We have been immensely inspired by our choices for Detroit CEOs of the year for 2012. Originally, we were determined to pick one. Instead, chose several who have impacted many. Here is why you should acquaint yourself with these professionals.
Angela T. Jones AKA Super Woman
Chief Executive Officer
Super Woman Productions & Publishing
Angela T. Jones 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.
Producer, Talk Show Host
Industry Talk with Mahogany Mignon
Mahogany Mignon is a rarity in the Metro Detroit media circuit. 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.
Chief Executive Officer
Glam House Productions
Jewel Estes is a powerhouse fashion event producer from Detroit, Michigan. Her accomplishments include many acolades for the yearly Glitz and Glam Runway event, her contribution to elevating modeling careers, and working directly with international designer Saiid Kobeisy (www.saiid-kobeisy.com) to produce his first U.S. grand opening in February 2012. She continues to make strides in the Metro Detroit fashion industry, which has inspired inquiries for inclusion in future Glam House Production events. As a result of her ability to book models for unique opprtunities, she will be introducing the Glam House Modeling agency this summer. For more information, email email@example.com.
Tasha "The Fashionista" Robinson
Boutique Owner, Fashion Designer
Ca'esha London Brand by Tasha
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. Visit her at 22711 Van Dyke Avenue, Warren, MI 48098, or call 313-729-6886 to schedule your appointment. Walk-ins are welcome.
Custom Eyes, Inc.
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.
Darius Mitchell & Darren Brown
Co-Founders, Awareness Ambassadors
The Refinement Group
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.