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Candice Helfand-Rogers
Candice Helfand-Rogers
Candice Helfand-Rogers, the Associate Director of Digital Media for The Story Exchange, is a news media professional with over a decade of writing and editing experience under her belt. Prior to The Story Exchange, she worked as a journalist and covered a wide range of topics for some of the largest news organizations in the country (including CBS Local News and The Star-Ledger). She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism & Media Studies at Rutgers University and graduated in 2005. In her spare time, Candice enjoys singing in several ensembles in New York City, and serving as a volunteer content producer for the Women's A Cappella Association. She can be reached at candice@thestoryexchange.org.
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Staying True To Her Roots Lets This Entrepreneur Handle Anything

Lois Hines cofounded Tropic Isle Living 25 years ago to make beauty products using Jamaican black castor oil. Her staying power — even through profound loss — comes from deep ties to her heritage, she says.

Candice Helfand-RogersStaying True To Her Roots Lets This Entrepreneur Handle Anything
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5 Crowdfunders to Watch – Women Helping Women

These female fundraisers are putting their time, efforts and crowdfunded dollars toward projects that will help women lead happier, healthier, more enriched lives.

Candice Helfand-Rogers5 Crowdfunders to Watch – Women Helping Women
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How an Accidental Entrepreneur Created a $30 Million Online Business

Jane Lu, founder of Australian online fashion boutique Showpo, used internet smarts to grow a far-reaching, profitable brand. Now she’s paying her success forward through an irreverent, global network for women business owners: Like Minded Bitches Drinking Wine.

Candice Helfand-RogersHow an Accidental Entrepreneur Created a $30 Million Online Business
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5 Crowdfunders to Watch – Wearable Good

The female fundraisers featured this week are developing clothing and accessories that are equal parts fashionable and philanthropic.

Candice Helfand-Rogers5 Crowdfunders to Watch – Wearable Good
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In the Business of Women’s Health

The absence of women in medical studies, both as subjects and researchers, has serious repercussions for female patients. But a growing number of women doctors and business owners are stepping up to solve these problems.

Candice Helfand-RogersIn the Business of Women’s Health