Janice Cutler Named to Wake County Business Alliance for Mt. Vernon Middle School

Raleigh, NC, August 02, 2008 --(PR.com)-- Janice Cutler, president and owner of North Raleigh Florist (www.northraleighfloristinc.com), has been named vice-chair of the Wake County Business Alliance for Mt. Vernon Middle School. In this position, Cutler will partner with educators at Mt. Vernon to provide students with valuable resources for making productive and responsible career choices. As vice-chair she will work closely with Mt. Vernon’s principal to provide leadership for the alliance, engage in the planning and organization of career-related activities for students, facilitate meetings, implement and encourage alliance members to meet goals and communicate the mission and goals of the alliance to the community. For more information on the Wake County Business Alliance, visit www.wcpss.net/school_to_career/business_alliance.

“I am honored to have been named vice-chair of the Wake County Business Alliance for Mt. Vernon,” said Cutler. “I look forward to providing students with advice on how to get the most out of their education and eventually find a great career,”

About North Raleigh Florist:
North Raleigh Florist, owned by Janice Cutler, former owner of Montgomery’s Florist from 1996-2001, is committed to providing only the finest floral arrangements and gifts. Located at 7457 Six Forks in Raleigh, the firm is convenient to North Hills and Crabtree Valley Mall, local businesses and a host of special-event locations. North Raleigh Florist is a full-service florist specializing in fabulous containers with elaborate designs for any occasion, and always offers the latest trends in floral design. The firm offers a variety of services including fresh flowers, silk flowers and plants for any occasion for local delivery and out of town ordering, in addition to a Sunday on-call option for sympathy work. For more information on North Raleigh Florist, please visit their Web site at www.northraleighfloristinc.com or call (919) 847-3381 or (800) 447-5435.

About the Wake County Business Alliance:
The Wake County Business Alliance is a collaborative partnership between business leaders throughout Wake County and the educators at local middle and high schools. The career and life expertise of the business leaders provides students with the relevancy between education and future careers. Through career-related events, businesses can help prepare students to be future employees of Wake County. In addition to direct participation, the networking ability of our business leaders allows the alliance initiative to tap an extensive resource of talented individuals to which students would not otherwise have access. The immediate result of this partnership is to help prepare every student to make responsible, productive career choices, by assisting with school-based and work-based activities. The end result is preparing students for the career of their choice, ultimately benefiting the employers of this county and state.

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