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Maggie Hallahan: Creative CEO Fights Gender Bias

This story is part of our 1,000 stories campaign. What’s your story? Name: Maggie Hallahan Business: MHPV, a marketing and PR firm Industry: Marketing & PR Location: San Francisco, California, U.S. Reason for starting: Early in my career as a global photojournalist, working for a wide variety of international clients, I hid the fact that I was a woman, using only my first initial: M. …

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Karen Taylor Bass of Taylor Made Media LLC: The PR Expert

This story is part of our 1,000 stories campaign. What’s your story? Name: Karen Taylor Bass Business: TaylorMade Media LLC, a PR firm Industry: Marketing & PR Location: Valley Stream, New York, U.S. Reason for starting: I started my business because I love being a dream maker, using public relations as a strategic tool. My passion is telling stories in vivid color while simultaneously …

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Kaare Long: ‘Community Over Competition’

This story is part of our 1,000 stories campaign. What’s your story? Name: Kaare Long Business: A Cue Creative Consulting, a creative consulting agency Industry: Marketing & PR Location: Vancouver, Canada Reason for starting: I was a single mom on income assistance with two young daughters. I had no support in the way of child support and needed to find a way to not only …

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Amanda Avutu: Storytelling for the Socially Responsible

  This story is part of our 1,000 stories campaign. What’s your story? Name: Amanda Avutu Business: Good Egg Branding  Industry: Marketing & PR Location: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. Reason for starting: I couldn’t shred a carrot—that’s how weak I was. And I was craving a carrot, lime, and raisin salad because I was finally hungry, damn it! Three months earlier, I’d been preoccupied with rebooting the …

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