Boyd, TX, May 01, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Kim Tinkham, Publisher of Wise Woman Magazine has been named as the recipient of the South Central Chapter of Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) First Annual Civility Star Award. This award coincides with AICI’s pledge to draw public awareness and dedication to the principles of Civility.
Deborah King with the South Central Chapter of AICI presented the award. "Kim Tinkham, Publisher of Wise Woman Magazine, was selected to receive the Civility Star Award based on her continuing efforts to support local businesses within her area. Her passion for educating, motivating, and connecting local business owners to support each other and keep business local is truly a model of civility. Kim is a master of connecting people and building relationships among the community, always speaking the best of everyone and demonstrating the principles of civility," King stated.
AICI is the Source for Image Professionals in Education, Experience and Excellence. It is the leading and largest professional association of personal and corporate image consultants worldwide. A nonprofit organization, AICI is dedicated to advancing the level of professionalism and enhancing the recognition of image consultants. AICI initially launched the Civility Counts Project during their 2009 Annual Conference held in Irvine, California. At that time AICI guaranteed to “spread the word” about Civility, both internally with chapter members around the world, and to the public regions they serve.
"This award is truly an honor. It is wonderful to be recognized by AICI and know that I am making a difference," said Tinkham. Tink Ink Publications launched its first magazine in 2004, Wise Youth Today, to celebrate family life within the county. Wise Woman Magazine was created in 2009 to inspire, inform and celebrate working women in North Texas. Featured writers include nationally acclaimed Bob Burg and Dave Ramsey, as well as successful local business owners. The magazine is available at numerous locations at no cost, and is also available online at www.wisewomanmagazine.com.
About Kim Tinkham
Kim Tinkham launched Tink Ink Publications in 2004 and today has four magazines; Wise Family Today, Parker County Family, Wise Woman and Ice Times Magazine. Photos and stories are provided by the community, and all magazines are available for free at family friendly venues and online. Visit their website at www.tinkinkpublications.com. Kim also owns The Kim Tinkham Marketing Group, which provides marketing services to small businesses.