Gail Riggs

Gail Riggs Gives Inspiring Purpose To Purses

Gail Riggs is the founder and chief designer of the growing accessories brand, Abigail Riggs, which offers a collection of handbags designed in honor of notable women in history. The collection, called Purse With A Purpose, currently includes three styles - Ms. Anthony (for Susan B. Anthony), Ms. Bouvier (for Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis) and Ms. Annie (for Annie Oakley). Each limited edition bag benefits a different charity....
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464,000,000 Women On Facebook, But Zero On Its Board

58 percent of the over 800 million Facebook users are women, but there no women on the social networking site’s seven member board of directors. This disconnect is raising questions as Mark Zuckerberg prepares to take Facebook public in a $5 billion IPO and a recent Bloomberg article by Carol Hymowitz explores the topic. ...
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The Best Of You Polls Are Open

Patricia Brett, Designer and Founder of Veronica Brett, a luxury collection of swimwear fashioned especially for breast cancer survivors, is one of this year's 10 Best of You semifinalists, a contest run by Glamour Magazine and Sally Hansen that honors ordinary women who make an extraordinary difference in their communities and around the world....