Growing up, life was not always easy for Janee, the eldest of two children. Raised by her mom and extended family, Janee always felt like she had a strong support system. After completing her Associates Degree at LaGuardia Community College, Janee was more focused on getting a job to pay the bills rather than to … Read More
It is a good day to be a woman in the workplace. We are nurturers by nature which is a trait a successful leader needs to build teams. Women have transferrable skills balancing families, running to committee’s and holding it together the next morning as a strong woman at work.
In today’s workforce, we need … Read More
Meet Dominique Giovine, Director of Champagne Strategy, at Moët Hennessy USA. Since 2016, Dominique has lead the Dress for Success Manhattan Branch’s Professional Women’s Group Program sponsored by Moët Hennessy. Since launching the partnership, Dominique and her team have worked closely with many Dress for Success clients to develop their job retention skills and provide … Read More
Meet Toby Dickson, President of Traxion Communications, who has been a Dress for Success Worldwide Volunteer for the past four years.
DFS: What drew you to Dress for Success and why did you want to be part of the organization?
TD: I had been involved on the corporate side for many years through suit drives … Read More
Many come to New York City with big dreams of changing the world and achieving greatness. In the case of Liza Jessie Peterson, the dream was becoming a supermodel. Although Liza did not quite reach supermodel status, she did achieve some success, traveling the world and walking the runway for some of the fashion industry’s … Read More
DFS: What does Dress for Success mean to you?
BS: Dress for Success is a wonderful organization to promote women’s empowerment. It’s gratifying to be part of a process to help women get back on their feet, develop self-confidence, as … Read More
“My first outfit was a forest green Jones of New York skirt and matching jacket,” she said. “I accessorized it with a forest … Read More