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Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Proclaims March 21 "Smart & Sexy" Day in Detroit
National Smart & Sexy Day events inspire women – boosting their self-confidence so that they feel assured, confident and, most of all, employable and Alison Vaughn Gathers Women to Discuss Grit, Grace, Confidence and Skills that Lead to Success
By: Jackets for Jobs
Women who attend Smart & Sexy Day will receive Smart & Sexy foundation garments from Smart & Sexy as well as job seeking skills training from leading local industry professionals and dedicated volunteers. Attendees will also be taught how to shop and build a professional wardrobe on a budget.
Women are making history – by achieving their goals, being smart and sexy – especially business women like Alison Vaughn, Monica Morgan and Latrice Macon.
While many may define sexy as miniskirts, swimsuits and stilettos, this event will discuss that true sexiness starts with confidence and a mogul mindset.
"Our aim of this event is to uplift and motivate women to go after their goals and dreams," said Alison Vaughn, Founder/CEO of Jacket for Jobs, Inc. and host of the Alliance of Career Development "Smart & Sexy Day" in Detroit.
The event takes place at Jackets for Jobs Jackets for Jobs, Inc., 5555 Conner, Detroit, on Wednesday, March 21 starting at 10 a.m. with continental breakfast and ends at 1:30 after lunch and special speakers including:
Detroit Darlene Bulger, who will open up and discuss self-esteem. Followed by Monica Morgan, Award-winning Photographer who will discuss: Grit & Grace. Accepting Life's Challenges Head On. Latrice Macon, Owner, The Styling Closet, will give a talk on the importance of image and style in the workplace. And the final remarks by Vaughn will discuss "how she got smart (skilled) and sexy (confident) to succeed in her job search."
All ladies in attendance will be given gift bags with Smart & Sexy under garments and bra fittings by Jackets for Jobs staffers.
About Smart & Sexy: Smart & Sexy was founded with the idea that women should be able to have fashionably sexy lingerie that provides figure solutions at great prices. Today, we are one of the largest privately held lingerie companies in the US, selling over 60 million garments a year under numerous national brands. Smart & Sexy is our in-house brand created for the fashion savvy woman. Smart fit, sexy and flattering looks, quality, comfort and amazing value are the brand's guiding principles. Smart & Sexy is the in-house brand for Ariela & Associates International which was founded over 20 years ago.
About the Host: Alison Vaughn, founder and CEO of Jackets for Jobs, Inc., which is a Detroit nonprofit organization that has provided employment etiquette, career skills training and professional attire to over 20,000 job seekers since 2000. In 2013, Jackets for Jobs opened an office in Botswana (Africa). Vaughn represented the organization on the NASDAQ floor where she rang the closing bell in 2006 and 2014. Vaughn is a Goldman Sachs Scholar. She is also a sought-after public speaker, both nationally and internationally. In the fall of 2014 and spring for 2018, she was chosen to speak at the World Islamic Economic Forum in Dubai, UAE on the rise of women entrepreneurs.
She is the author of Ms. Goal Digger: Success is Sexy! (Paperback: 122 pages; $14.99; ISBN: 978-1542506014)
Pam Perry, Social Media PR Solutions, LLC