Raleigh, NC, September 25, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine (http://www.enterprisingwomen.com), has named Kristi Atkins as a member of the Enterprising Women Advisory Board.
Atkins is the CEO for a|i|m Marketing Solutions, a sports and entertainment marketing company located in Atlanta. AIM was recognized in 2008 as one of the Top 100 Women-Owned Businesses in Georgia. She earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Georgia in Athens, and concentrates her efforts on sponsorship consulting within the sports and entertainment industry. While she is an active member of numerous charities and advisory boards, Atkins is most passionately involved in Kate’s Club, a nonprofit that empowers children following the death of a parent or sibling, and Victory Junction, a charity that provides children with chronic and other serious illnesses with life changing experiences. She was also named president of the Atlanta chapter of Women in Sports and Events (WISE), and chosen as the National Association of Professional Women’s 2010 Professional Woman of the Year.
“Members of the Enterprising Women Advisory Board provide advice to the publication’s staff to tailor the magazine to meet the needs of entrepreneurial women,” said Smiley. “We are excited to add Kristi to this prestigious board, and I am confident that she will make extraordinary contributions.”
- For more information regarding the Enterprising Women Advisory Board, visit http://www.enterprisingwomen.com/advisory_board.htm.
About Enterprising Women Magazine:
Enterprising Women, with headquarters in Cary, N.C., is the nation’s only women-owned magazine published exclusively for women business owners that chronicles the growing political, economic and social influence and power of entrepreneurial women. The magazine provides a friendly meeting place, a public forum and a national stage for the critical issues confronting women’s businesses and daily lives from the unique perspectives and experiences of entrepreneurial women. For more information, please visit http://www.enterprisingwomen.com or call (919) 362-1551.
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